The subject property is a large agricultural holding overlooking Dublin City. The property is available in 1 or 2 lots, being the section west of the R115 extending to approx. 27 acres and lot 2 being the division east of the R115 extending to approx. 318 acres. Lot 3 is the entire, extending to approx. 345 acres.
The lands are a combination of forestry, pasture and mountain moor land.
Lot 1 â€“ Consists of both forestry and upland grazing land and extends to approx. 27 acres. The forestry is in excellent condition and extends to approx. 19 acres and was planted about 25 years ago with Sitka Spruce. The upland grazing extends to approx. 8 acres and has been let on a conacre agreement for a number of years. There are 4 access gates to the lands from the R115. The topography is an east facing slope.
Lot 2 â€“ Consists of both forestry and upland moor land, ranging in elevation from approx. 400 m above sea level to approx. 500 m above sea level extending to approx. 318 acres. The forestry extends to approx. 173 acres and was planted about 25 years ago. The forestry can be divided into 2 categories, approx. 114 acres of moderate quality and approx. 59 acres of good to excellent quality. The balance lands, extending to approx. 145 acres, is upland moorland, suitable for grazing sheep. There are extensive forestry roads throughout the property, joined to the main access from the R115.
Lot 3 â€“ The entire property extending to approx. 40 ha 345 acres or thereabouts.
The property is situated on both sides of the R115 (the Old Military Road) close to the junction with Cruagh Road. The elevated location of this extensive property commands outstanding views over Dublin City and Dublin Bay, stretching from Killiney northwards to Howth and Lambay Island. On clear days one can see as far as the Mourne Mountains to the north. The area is a popular destination for many Dublin residents and tourists who enjoy the many forms of outdoor recreation available in the area including walking, cycling, mountain biking and equine activities. The Owerdoher River rises on the property.