Description(Reference number: 136516)
Hoyylwood Cottage is located above the village of Hollywood in Co. Wicklow, the gateway to the Wicklow Mountains and also the highest village in Ireland.
Set in beautiful surroundings and lovingly restored retaining all its old world charm but containing all mod cons. Just a 50 minute drive from Dublin. If you want peace, tranquility and beautiful scenery, this is the place for you, 15 minutes from Glendalough.
This cottage has two bedrooms, one downstairs with double bed, the other is a cosy loft bedroom with 2 single beds which can be used as a double bed also. The cottage is fully equipped with all mod-cons. This cottage has a magnificent view from the kitchen and bedroom windows. Very unusual cottage, with large granite rock built into the downstairs bedroom. Set in a beautiful location with breathtaking views of the Wicklow Mountains in a very peaceful quiet location.
Hollywood is a beautifully picturesque village at the end of the Wicklow Gap road and is famous for being the highest village in Ireland.
It has a long association with St. Kevin’s of Glendalough and many pilgrims passed here on the their way to the monastic settlement, until the practice ceased in early 1900′s. St. Kevin’s Way is a 30km Pilgrim path from Hollywood to Glendalough and it is the perfect way to enjoy some of the Wicklow’s National Park.
The protestant church in the village has a vaulted roof from the 17th century. The Piper Stones, a Bronze Age circle of stones, lies 3.5km to the south of Hollywood on the main N81 road. The site is signposted..