DescriptionThis well-presented, detached bungalow style residence would make an ideal family or holiday home, within easy reach of Louisburgh village, just c.3.5km distant. Louisburgh is a seaside town with all day to day amenities available such as doctors, church, post office, shop, cafes/bars, and a very reputable primary and secondary school, to name but a few. The property is also within a short drive of the many sandy blue flag beaches in the area.
The kitchen/dining/living area offers a large, bright open-plan space with high ceilings and a natural stone open fireplace. This room is filled with natural light and has sliding patio doors offering access to the rear garden, where there are pleasant views of the surrounding countryside and in the distant of the Atlantic Ocean, while to the front there are views of Croagh Patrick and the Mweelra mountain range. Other accommodation consists of a utility room off the kitchen, three good sized bedrooms, the master with a built in wardrobe and Ensuite together with extensive glazing with a sliding door to the rear garden, and a family bathroom.
At first floor level there is a large carpeted loft room with two Velux windows and a WC off same. An ideal space to suit a variety of users.
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.
Kitchen/Dining/Living: 7.30m x 3.40m +
5.50m x 5.20m
Utility: 2.70m x 2.15m
Bedroom 1: 4.90m x 3.35m
Bedroom 2: 3.30m x 3.30m
Bathroom: 3.20m x 1.75m
Bedroom 3: 3.65m x 3.30m
Loft Room: 5.50m x 3.75m
Overall Internal Floor Area: 130.39 sq.m (c. 1,403 sq.ft) approx.
Features Close proximity to Louisburgh town (3.5km)
Very well maintained internally
3 Bedrooms (1 Ensuite) & A large Loft Area
Oil fired central & open fire, PVC double glazing,
Pleasant countryside & mountainous views, over Croagh Patrick & Mweelra
Bright living accommodation with 2 living spaces at ground and first floor
DirectionsFrom Louisburgh, proceed down Bridge Street, over the Bridge and straight through the crossroads, continue on the Killeen Road, taking a turn right for Roonagh Pier. Proceed on this road for c.2 kilometres, taking a left (signposted Hedley’s Garage and FM Auctioneers directional sign). Proceed down this road and the subject property is on the right-hand side with FM Auctioneers for sale sign erected thereon.