Ballykeelan House is a charming period residence on approx. 6 acres in a most pleasant sylvan setting in the heart of North Kildare less than 10 minutes from Kilcock town and the M4 motorway (exit 8) offering ease of access to Dublin and airport. The house has been sensitively restored and seamlessly extended embracing modern technology and features all combining to create bright and spacious accommodation with a modern layout yet still retaining the charm and character of a period country house.
The accommodation is beautifully appointed and proportioned ideal for modern family living, with four large first floor bedrooms 3 with ensuite facilities and the main family bathroom. On the ground floor the large welcoming hallway really sets the tone for this wonderful home. Incorporated on the ground floor is a one bedroom self contained annex which includes, bedroom, kitchenette, Livingroom and bathroom and would be ideal for an Au Pair or family relative. However the real centrepiece of Ballykeelan house is the spectacular open plan double height kitchen cum Livingroom which features a mezzanine first floor gallery and a beautiful bespoke fitted kitchen with two oven Aga Cooker. Off this room is an exceptional garden / family room with splendid garden views and a southerly aspect with access to the patio area also.
Ballykeelan House is approached via a sweeping gravel driveway, lined with mature trees and hedging. Extensive mature lawned gardens surround the house which are interspersed with lovely colourful flower beds and shrubbery. Large Indianan stone paved sun drenched patio area which has access from the main living areas offers a wonderful vista overlooking the countryside and is ideal for outdoor dining and entertaining. Also to the rear on the opposite side of the house is an expansive courtyard with ample parking together with an approx. 2,500 sq.ft American Barn with provision for stabling. Also to the rear of the house is a kitchen garden and orchard. Four good sized well sheltered and fenced paddocks provide an ideal opportunity for the children's equine interests.
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