(Reference number: 193551)
The Long House is located within a beautiful and tranquil setting on the shores of Lough Corrib. With an acre of garden and its own private jetty for a boat mooring the property offers great flexibility for a short break or a longer stay.
Set within an area of outstanding natural beauty and rare wildlife conservation, The Longhouse faces west over Lough Corrib with stunning views and romantic sunsets towards Connemara.
The house is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty with rare wildlife conservation. It's garden sweeps down to the water's edge with direct access onto the Lake.
In a tranquil setting close to the historic village of Cong and 40 minutes from the vibrant city of Galway, the property is situated in an acre of grounds with a bluebell wood in Spring and daffodils at Easter.
It is completely secluded with marshland to the rear of the house which is a haven for wild birds including the shy Water Rail. Migratory ducks, swans and geese visit our bay and the beautiful call of the curlews echoes over the water from the lake's Islands. On still days trout leap from the water and perch gather in the shallows.
The house has a cosy, rustic charm with a spacious, kitchen dining room including a Lacanche Range cooker and log burner. Glass sliding doors give direct access onto the garden and patio area.
The large lounge has a TV, stereo system and an open fire, floor to ceiling windows offer views over the lake. There is a family bathroom with shower and jacuzzi corner bath, five bedrooms( 3 doubles and 2 twins ) Three of the bedrooms have en suite shower rooms . A games room with football table and dartboard leads onto a utility room.
kitchen range cooker
utility room with washer/dryer
games room with table football and dartboard
board games, books
parking for several cars
It's garden swe ...