Sherry FitzGerald McCreery & Sherry FiitzGerald Gleeson are delighted to present to the market, Ballylehaun House, an outstanding period residence, recently renovated, extended and finished to exacting standards, and situated in a most tranquil, countryside setting. This impressive residence, which dates back to the eighteenth century, retains many of its original features while complimenting the spacious, modern accommodation. The property sits proudly on a generous land holding of c. 5.56 Acres, ideal for equestrian, horticultural and other uses.
Situated just 2km from Gathabawn, a charming rural village with Shop / Post Office, Public House, Church and Primary School, Ballylehaun House is a short 25 minute drive from the medieval city of Kilkenny, with the historic towns of Abbeyleix, Durrow and Cashel all in close proximity. The cities of Dublin and Cork are both within a 90 minute drive with regular train services also available from Thurles Railway Station.
The Accommodation extends to over 3,000 Sq.Ft. and includes Entrance Hall, Dining Room, large Sitting Room, Living Room (or En-suite Bedroom), Shower Room, impressive Kitchen/Dining Room with access to Office at Mezzanine Level, and Utility room with access to the adjoining double garage. Upstairs there are 3 no. Bedrooms (2 En-suite), Hot-Press and Family Bathroom.
Other features within this exceptionally well-planned residence include beautiful Sash windows, all reception rooms access adjoining gardens, magnificent cut stone chimney breasts with flag stone hearths, fitted stoves, bespoke apple wood kitchen, with matching work island, breakfast counter, display unit at eye level, integrated wine racks and electrical appliances. All bedrooms are generously sized, with scope to convert the Living room into a ground floor En-suite Bedroom.
Throughout the residence, finishes include flag stone, solid antique pine and carpet coverings to floors, and coving & centre piece details to ceilings. The Family bathroom features a curved wall and split-level floor to accommodate a fitted sunken bath, with other Shower / Bathr ...