Richie Vandenberg, an AFL star turned winemaker, lists his Hawthorn East home

Richie Vandenberg, an AFL star turned winemaker, lists his Hawthorn East home complete with a wine cellar for $3.7 million

He is a former Hawthorn captain who started his own wine company after retiring from football.

And former AFL star Richie Vandenberg is now selling his East Hawthorn home, complete with wine cellar.

The house is expected to fetch between $3.4 million and $3.7 million, reports realestate.com.au.

Selling: Retired AFL star turned winemaker Richie Vandenberg sells his East Hawthorn home, complete with his own wine cellar, with a hope of $3.7 million

Vandenberg and his wife, Jasmin, bought the Victorian weatherboard in 2002.

They move with their three children to the Bayside area of ​​Melbourne to be closer to family.

Since purchasing the house 19 years ago, the footy couple have overseen a complete renovation of everything but the facade.

The four-bedroom house features separate entertainment areas for the kids, multiple studies, and a butler’s pantry.

Change of scenery: Vandenberg and his wife, Jasmin, bought the Victorian weatherboard in 2002. The couple (pictured at the 2006 Brownlow Medal) move to the Bayside area of ​​Melbourne with their three children to be closer to family

Change of scenery: Vandenberg and his wife, Jasmin, bought the Victorian weatherboard in 2002. The couple (pictured at the 2006 Brownlow Medal) move with their three children to the Bayside area of ​​Melbourne to be closer to family

Renovation: Since purchasing the house 19 years ago, the Vandenbergs have overseen a complete renovation of everything but the facade

Renovation: Since purchasing the house 19 years ago, the Vandenbergs have overseen a complete renovation of everything but the facade

Room with a view: The four-bedroom house features separate children's play areas, multiple study rooms, and a butler's pantry

Room with a view: The four-bedroom house features separate entertainment areas for the kids, multiple studies, and a butler’s pantry

There’s also a sitting room with a fireplace, plus a wine cellar so spacious ‘you could actually have dinner there if you wanted’, the estate agent said.

Outside is a large backyard, plus a patio and covered outdoor area with a wood-fired pizza oven.

Vandenberg played 145 games for the Hawks between 1998 and 2007 and has been a skipper since 2005.

After hanging up his boots, he co-founded Vandenberg Wines with Justin Moran.

An entertainer's paradise: there is also a sitting room with an open fire, plus a wine cellar so spacious that 'you could have dinner there if you wanted'

An entertainer’s paradise: there is also a sitting room with an open fire, plus a wine cellar so spacious that ‘you could have dinner there if you wanted’

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