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Harmony Hall, an exceptionally large Georgian residence sitting on eight acres of gardens and pasture at the village of Glasson, Athlone.
It lies in an area of outstanding natural beauty and is designated a Grade 1 Protected Structure and has important architectural features including a wide tripartite door case, a double internal fanlight, a Wyatt window on the second floor and an internal well.
The house is approached via an attractive gateway and drive 500m from the main road.
It is one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture in Westmeath with an abundance of original Georgian features..
Harmony was built in 1789 for a descendent of the Caulfield family. It is described in detail in 'The Houses and Landed Families of Westmeath.
The house sits in 8 acres, is surrounded by pastureland and within its demesne ,a stable block, a bee house and a pigeon house.
It has been occupied by the current owners for 30 years.
AccommodationLower ground floor/Garden level. The lower ground floor is a large living area below the hall level accessed by a wide stairway.
It measures approx. 300m2(3,230 sq. ft.)
It has beautiful stone flagged floors and cobbles in some rooms.
It is divided up into:
a large country kitchen with a large AGA and attractive cabinets.
Wine cellar & strong room
utility laundry room
full sized bathroom
various workrooms and storage areas.
Rear door to the garden & garage.
See a map for Basement
Front Hall 6.1m x 4.0m. Beautiful Georgian entrance door with large Wyatt window leads into an exceptional front hall complete with 9ft ceilings and finished with ornate coving.
Drawing Room 8.1m x 5.7m. Elegantly large and well proportioned, filled with natural light through surround sliding sash windows, ornate coving, feature fireplace offering an ideal entertaining room.
Library 6.5m x 4.7m. Cozy and relaxing room situated around a feature ornate fireplace, solid wood flooring, 9 ft. ceilings, ornate coving overlooking mature tree land.
Sitting Room 4.2m x 3.1m. Beautifully proportioned with high ceilings, ornate coving, sliding sash windows, feature fireplace and solid wood flooring.
Dining Room 8.1m x 5.7m. Bright, spacious & inviting - offering feature fireplace, solid wood flooring, sliding sash windows and high ceilings.
Music Room 6.5m x 4.7m. Dual access, feature fireplace, sliding sash window.
Ball Room 8.2m x 5.4m. Large bright airy room with east / west sliding sash windows.
Games Room 5.6m x 5.4m. Spacious games room / Den with east / west windows.
Landing 10.9m x 2.4m. Situated off a fantastic dual cast iron open string feature stairway along with fabulous chandelier. Bright, Airy with high ceilings and ornate coving.
Bedroom 1 8.1m x 5.6m. Bright, extremely spacious room with dual aspect sliding sash windows featuring ornate fireplace, coving and wardrobe.
Bedroom 2 8.1m x 5.6m. Bright, extremely spacious room with dual aspect sliding sash windows featuring ornate fireplace, coving and wardrobe.
Bedroom 3 6.6m x 4.7m. Beautifully laid out with high ceilings, large fireplace, sliding sash windows.
Bedroom 4 6.6m x 4.6m. Beautifully laid out with high ceilings, large fireplace, sliding sash windows
Bedroom 5 4.3m x 4.0m.
Bedroom 6 4.2m x 2.8m.
Bathroom 3.3m x 2.7m. Large modern bathroom.
Attic/Storage Fantastic storage laid out over multiple rooms offering potential for extra bedrooms.
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FeaturesExceptionally large recently refurbished Georgian residence in beautiful original condition
Located on the edge of the lovely Glasson village and very close to Lough Ree
Sitting on an elevated site plus 8 acres of gardens and pasture.
Original features include: 9 ft. ceilings, ornate coving, feature fireplaces, Wyatt window over entrance doors.
BER DetailsBER: Exempt
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Athlone on 0906 475500