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Ballymacahara, Ashford, Wicklow

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Property comprises c. 29.8 Acres (12.06 HA) of mixed zoned lands located in the townland of Ballymacahara and Mount Alto on the Western outskirts of Ashford village. The property has extensive road frontage onto a secondary road linking Mount Alto and Ballylusk in Ashford. The site has a superb aspect overlooking Ashford village and the surrounding hinterland. Ballymacahara also includes Mount Alto House, a two-storey detached dwelling (converted to 2 semi detached dwellings) and outbuildings in need of extensive repair and renovation. The land surrounds the house and outbuildings and slopes downwards away from the road towards the Vartry river valley. The lower lying sections of Ballymacahara enjoys extensive frontage onto the beautiful Vartry river. Access is taken via the original driveway to Mount Alto house and there is a separate field entrance to the West of the residence. Presently the site is laid out in grass for grazing with boundaries marked by a mix of stock proof fencing, ditches and hedging. The surrounding area is predominantly in residential use with a number of high-end larger detached family homes in the immediate locality.

This is one of the most important pieces of development land to come on the market in Ashford in the last number of years and offers a significant opportunity to developers.

The lands are ideally located on the Western outskirts of Ashford village overlooking the village centre and hinterland. The property enjoys a superb position close to the centre of Ashford and is less than 1km from the new N11 bypass. The land is accessed via a secondary road linking Ashford village and the townland of Ballylusk. Ashford is just 6kms north of Wicklow Town and just 40km from Dublin City Centre. The M50 is easily accessible at Loughlinstown, just 30km north of Ashford and the M11 provides commuter access to all aspects of Dublin city.

Ashford is beautifully positioned in the valley of the Vartry River and is well known as an area of outstanding natural beauty. This thriving village is home to the world-renowned Mount Usher Gardens and As ...

Clarke Auctioneers (Ashford)

Ashford, Wicklow, Co. Wicklow,

Tel: 0404 40421

PSRA Licence No.  1385