Quietly situated two storey property surrounded by its own grounds, with fabulous marine and mountain views, containing living room, kitchen / dining room, 3 bedrooms and bathroom. With abundant space to extend, this cottage offers enormous potential to create a luxury coastal property.
The property sits at the lower slopes of Errisbeg mountain which overlooks Roundstone Village. Errisbeg (Urrisbeg) was the original settlement on the side of the hill of that name and itself predates Roundstone.
The property has views of Roundstone bay and is within 10 minutes walk of Roundstone village itself. Both Gurteen Bay and Dog`s Bay ( which was originally known as Port na FeadÃ³ige, the bay of the plover), two of the loveliest and best well known Connemara beaches which attract a large number of visitors and are justly famous for their exceptional beauty and long white sandy beaches. These beaches are approx. 5 mins drive from the property.
Roundstone derives its name from the anglicised corruption of Cloch Na RÃ³n, the rock of the seals. The bay was used by smugglers into the 18th Century while the village itself dating back to the 1820`s was built by Alexander Nimmo.
Roundstone is an exceedingly charming village tucked away on the rugged Connemara coastline. The village is both friendly and inviting with a wide range of amenities including shops, post office, school, hotels, and excellent restaurants most of which overlook the wide harbour and have stunning views over the Connemara landscape.
Clifden, the nearest town and only 11 miles away, is regarded as the Capital of Connemara, with banks and a large selection of shops, pubs, and other leisure facilities. Clifden is noted for its many fine seafood restaurants, the famous Connemara Pony Show which takes place there each August in the showground close to the property, and the Clifden Arts Festival in September, all of which attract many Irish and foreign visitors. The area is well provided for a wide range of sporting and leisure facilities, with fishing, boating and water sports most popular using the many beaches and bays which ...