DescriptionThis is a fine detached, split level family home. The original property, which was built in c. 1974 benefitting from a large extension in 2007, which saw the original part of the property completely refurbished, which included the installation of PVC double glazed windows, pumped cavity and attic insulation. The property offers the most amazing, sea and mountains views and is in close proximity to the many sandy beaches in the area. In addition, Killeen National School is just 2km distant and P Dans bar with Big Style outdoor activities are also within easy reach.
The property presents in good condition throughout, offering some c. 2,275 sq.ft of accommodation over ground and first floor. The open hallway leads through to a large living room with a solid fuel stove (fitted in 2019 with a back boiler heating all downstairs radiators) has a natural stone surround. You cannot but be drawn to the fantastic views over Cross Lake from this room. The kitchen (solid poppy oak units)/dining room provides a large open plan space filled with natural light and again exquisite views over the lake. Off the kitchen is a good-sized utility room and WC. Also at ground floor level are two good sized double rooms (1 ensuite), a family bathroom, a study and a further TV room, which has been used previously as a double bedroom. Also, of note are the ample areas of storage available in the bedrooms and hallway.
At first floor level, there are two very large bedrooms, hotpress and a shower room. There are views available over the surrounding countryside, mountains and /or lake from nearly every room in the property.
The property sits on c.0.25 acres mostly laid to lawn. The septic tank is outside the boundary however the appropriate wayleave is in place for access. The spectacular views offered by the location of this property are truly unique and offer a rare opportunity to buy a very special property.
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. Louisburgh town has all essential day to day amenities, namely post office, church, convenience store, variety of cafes, public houses, chemist, doctors, primary and secondary schools to name but a few
Entrance Hallway: 2.27m x 3.97m
Hallway: 3.83m x 1.97m
Inner Hallway: 6.37m x 0.87m
Study/Bedroom: 2.89m x 2.90m
Bathroom: 2.92m x 2.03m
Hotpress: 0.98m x 1.86m
Bedroom 1: 2.89m x 4.71m
Ensuite: 2.12m x 1.99m
Bedroom 2: 3.68m x 4.59m
Walk in Storage: 1.14m x 2.96m
Playroom: 3.01m x 4.87m
Sitting Room: 4.08m x 6.32m
Kitchen/Dining: 4.22m x 8.13m
Utility: 2.26m x 2.92m
W.C.: 1.04m x 1.98m
Landing: 1.27m x 1.03m +
3.96m x 1.08m
Hotpress: 0.94m x 0.96m
Shower Room: 2.53m x 2.83m
Bedroom 3: 3.14m x 5.78m
Bedroom 4: 4.02m x 4.42m
Approximate Internal Floor Area: c.211.34 sq..m (c.2,275 sq.ft
Features Detached 5/6 Bedroom residence
Circa 9.9KM from Louisburgh
Within easy reach of Cross Beach and Killeen National School – circa 2km distant
Spectacular views over Cross Lough, Islands, Croagh Patrick and Surrounding Countryside
OFCH and solid fuel stove with back boiler
Ideal family home or holiday home
DirectionsFrom Louisburgh, proceed out the Killeen Road (R378) for circa 8km, taking a right at the Crossroads after Killeen Church, proceed to the next crossroads, taking a left. Continue on this road for 850m taking a left, see FM Auctioneers Directional sign. The subject property is the last house on the right. F28 EV25