Detached House - 11 Beds - 8 Baths
Cregg Mill (which features on Wikipedia), a family home for 3 decades, is an imposing property just outside Galway City. Dating from the 18th century, the property currently presents with 3 individual residential units. ( The Mill, Caretakers Residence & Cregg Mill Cottage) each unique, and each providing adaptable accommodation/investment options. The property, just 20/25 mins from Galway City, is set in an idyllic site with mature trees bounding it and a small trout river running beside it . Briefly, accommodation comprises 27 rooms in total. The Main Residence comprises outer hall,ent hall/reception, large entertainment room/playroom, living room/evening room, sunny kitchen overlooking gardens and river, and w.c. at ground floor. At first floor there is a wonderful light-filled reading room overlooking gardens (gallery style above kitchen area), 5 bedrooms, & 4 ensuite, At second floor level there is a very lovely sittingroom, study, another ensuite bedroom and w.c. On the top floor level there is a stunning loft- style gallery (c. 1,500 sq.ft.) and magnificent study with 180 degree panoramic view Each floor has separate heating and is hollowcore. The Caretaker's Residence has separate entrance, kitchen, upper floor lounge and 2 bedrooms (one ensuite & guest w.c. (currently rented) The Cottage comprises an attractive entrance area, kitchen / lounge, 3 bedrooms, sitting room with garden views, 2 bathrooms and utility. ( currently rented) Altogether the property stands on c. 1.3 acres and has a newly installed eco-friendly septic tank system. There is a large double garage on site. As with many beautiful historic buildings, Cregg Mill also has its story. It is known to have fed the local community during the Great Famine and was a commercial venture of a famous designer in the 1970's.