DescriptionThis charming, dormer style residence, with pleasant countryside views, is located on a quiet cul-de-sac in Askillaun, circa 3.5km west of Louisburgh town. A 4-bedroom home, offering c. 1,450 sq.ft sq. ft. of generous space to move about. Wake up each morning to awe-inspiring sunrises and drift off to sleep each night with the tranquil sounds of nature. Situated in a friendly neighbourhood with all essential day to day amenities in close by Louisburgh, not to mention the many sandy beaches in the area.
Internally, the property is finished to a high standard throughout and presents in turn key condition. The property, which was built c.2006, was designed to create a comfortable and stylish family home with many features including karndean flooring, a professional quality fitted kitchen, large master bedroom with ensuite and walk in wardrobe, not to mention a large separate living space on first floor with an abundance of natural light from the 2 sets of triple Velux windows at front and rear. In addition to the oil-fired central heating there are two solid fuel stoves, one at ground floor level and the other in the living room at first floor.
Accommodation comprises a side porch, leading in to the dining/kitchen area, which runs from front to back and a utility off with access to the rear garden. A large light filled hallway with high ceilings and feature windows has two bedrooms and a bathroom off, also providing access to the first floor, where there are two further bedrooms, one of which is the Master with an Ensuite and walk in wardrobe. Finally, the living space which is a fantastic space in which to entertain, with pleasant countryside views to front and rear and ample space , which provides a variety of alternate uses such as an art studio, a further bedroom or indeed an office space should someone wish to work from home.
Externally, the property is accessed via a gated entrance, with a natural stone front boundary. A landscaped garden with a water feature is tucked away privately to the rear. In addition, there is a detached garage with a roller shutter door and side access to storage and a polytunnel, ideal for the keen gardener. As previously stated, the property is located on a quiet country road in a peaceful, tranquil setting enabling it to feel like part of the countryside without being isolated.
Located as it is on the Atlantic coast, Louisburgh is famous for its wide range of unspoilt beaches, famed for their clean bathing waters and untainted sandy coves. Beaches in the Louisburgh area include Carramore, Old Head and Bertra, while beaches in nearby Killadoon have been rated as the best in Europe, i.e. Tallabawn (Silver Strand) and Dooaghtry. Leenane is approx 25 miles to the south of Louisburgh. Nearby Roonagh Pier, approx. 6 km from the town, is the departure point for ferries to Clare Island and Inishturk. Other beautiful scenic drives include going south to Connemara via Doolough and Leenane, north to Achill via Westport and Newport, or to Ballycastle and the Ceide Fields via Castlebar and Pontoon, or east to Tourmakeady and Lough Nafooey via Westport/ Tourmakeady and Leenane. A short drive from Louisburgh is the famous Killary Fjord, a 9-mile-long inlet which boasts some of the finest scenery in the west of Ireland.
If your passion is walking, climbing or just generally 'rambling', then Louisburgh is the perfect destination for you! There are numerous very interesting walks to discover in and around Louisburgh, with magnificent scenery thrown in for good measure.
The town of Westport is approx. 21km from this property, Westport, designated one of Bord Failte's Heritage Towns, is situated in the shadow of Croagh Patrick, overlooking Clew Bay. One of the few planned towns in the Country, Westport was designed in the 18th Century by James Wyatt. It has become one of Ireland's established tourism centres, with many outstanding features, most notably the beautiful tree lined boulevard known as The Mall, running parallel to the Carrowbeg River.
Side Porch 1.62m x 2.10m
Kitchen/Dining Room: 7.96m x 4.46m
Utility Room: 2.00m x 2.37m
Hallway: 5.58m x 2.96m + 1.05m
Hotpress: 1.00m x 1.00m
Bathroom: 3.15m x 2.23m
Bedroom 1: 3.46m x 4.49m
Bedroom 2: 3.09m x 4.29m
Landing: 2.98m x 1.37m
Living Room: 4.49m x 6.97m
Bedroom 3/Study: 2.98m x 2.17m
Master Bedroom: 4.31m x 4.55m
Ensuite: 2.69m x 2.69m
Walk in Wardrobe: 2.08m x 1.72m
Approx. Internal Floor Area: c.134.74 sq.m (c.1,450 sq.ft approx.)
Features Beautifully presented 4 Bedroom Property
In turn key condition with bright, spacious living accommodation
Double glazed windows, Oil fired central heating and 2x solid fuel stoves
Detached shed, water feature, polytunnel, patio and lawned back garden
Ideal family home situate on c.0.36 hectares (c.0.88 acres)
DirectionsFrom Louisburgh, proceed out the Killeen Road, R378 taking a turn right for Roonagh Pier. Proceed on this road for circa 1.9km, takin a turn left (See FM Auctioneers Directional sign and sign for Hedleys Garage). The subject property is on the left-hand side, circa 650 from the turn off.