Old world charm combined with modern living, in a convenient countryside setting.
Set on approximately 1.16 acres / 0.47 hectares, this 4 bedroom converted country cottage boasts the best of modern living with touches of old world charm throughout. The property is approached by a gravel driveway with a matured tree and hedge line bordering the property for added privacy. Internally, this home will not disappoint with spacious living and kitchen/dining area’s as well as having two first floor and two ground floor bedrooms. The décor naturally enhances the original characteristics of the home while incorporating modern features for added comfort.
Externally presents the opportunity to create an organic / free range lifestyle with stables, hen coup and polytunnel for growing vegetables etc. A large outbuilding sits along the boundary providing additional storage for vehicles or household storage.
AccommodationSitting /Living room: light filled double aspect room with original open fire including solid fuel stove, raised flagstone hearth, solid wooden mantel and decorated with original cast iron griddle pan, solid wooden flooring, tv point. Part of this room is double height, following the feature wooden staircase to the balcony overhead.
Kitchen/Dining room: double aspect room, positioned sw facing with fitted kitchen units to include decorative display and wine rack, also tiled splashback and integrated appliances. Exterior door to the rear. A wooden beam framed doorway leads to a classic country dining area allowing for 8 or more guests. Tiled flooring runs throughout.
Two ground floor bedrooms—both can be described described as single rooms with wooden flooring and tv points. One is in use as a bedroom, the other is used as a dressing room which has been fitted with wardrobe/shelving space.
Family bathroom: fully tiled, recessed lighting. With bath, shower, whb, toilet with high level cistern & pull chain.
Landing: light filled balcony landing, overlooking the living area, with wooden flooring. Including a comfortable space to sit and read or simply relax.
Master bedroom: Double room with wooden flooring, tv point, storage space.
Bedroom 2: South facing double room overlooking the surrounding countryside, with wooden flooring, tv point and storage space.
Utility area: a separate utility area is provided in the outbuilding, plumber for washer & dryer.
Property is approached by a gravel driveway, with a direct entrance from the N51 roadway and also via secondary gated entrance from a laneway off the N51. Mature tree and hedging line the boundary and provide for additional privacy. A gravel driveway sweeps the property with the remainder laid out in mature lawns. Ample parking space is provided while additional secure parking is provided for in the large outbuilding. This outbuilding also provides the option for additional storage and a utility area—plumed for washer/dryer. Electricity is also supplied.
Stables with adjacent paddock, hen house and polytunnel allow the purchaser the option for free range farming and/or organic farming!
Features4 bed country residence on c. 1.16 acres / 0.47 hectares
Useful outbuildings & stables
Uninterrupted countryside views
Patio area in rear garden
Space to create home office
Convenient countryside setting, less than 5 mins from Athboy town
A wealth of community & recreational activities close at hand
Easy commuter access to Dublin via M3 motorway
Viewing DetailsStrictly by prior appointment only—as we are working remotely, please email our office for further information.
ServicesWell water with water softner
Oil fired central heating & solid fuel stove
Solar panels for domestic water heating