DescriptionAn outstanding residence with an abundance of charm and many characteristics of a bygone era, it has been sympathetically modernized to ensure a comfortable family home.
Occupying a private site, it extends to approx 0.5 hectares (1.2 acres) of lawns, shrubbery, fruit trees, yard and paddock and is grounded by mature trees. There are a range of useful farm buildings which would be ideal to create additional residential accommodation or home office suites (subject to planning permission).
The property is situated on a quiet, rural road only 400m from N2/ Carrickmacross bypass and is approx 2.5km from the town centre. Dublin Airport is approx 45 minutes’ drive.
Carrickmacross is a well-recognized market town serving a wide rural hinterland and with an excellent range of services on offer.
There are three secondary and three primary schools in the town and there is a wide variety of leisure facilities including two Golf courses (one approx 1km from the property), football, soccer, athletics and cycling clubs and Dun a Ri Forest Park is 15 minutes’ drive.
The town is highly regarded as a retail mecca for the region with an excellent variety of shops including Supervalu, Aldi, Lidl and there is a weekly street market.
Leading worldwide companies Kingspan Group and Kerry Group are amongst the main employers in the town. There are up to 20 bus connections to/from Dublin each day and Dundalk Train Station in within 25 minutes’ drive.
The property has recently had the benefit of modernisation including new kitchen, shower rooms, rewired, replumbing and oil-fired central heating and much more.
Total Floor Area 150 Sq.M (1615 Sq.Ft)
The residence which dates from over 100 years ago contains a range of well-proportioned rooms with ornate features and an abundance of natural light.
Sitting room 6.0 X 4.4
Antique fireplace with marble surround and tiled inset, tv point
Dining room 4.0 x 3.4
Period marble fireplace with cast iron inset and marble hearth, jonkers solid wood floor
Kitchen 3.6 x 3.2
Good range of quality white fitted units, double sssu, tiled walls and floor, cooker and extractor
Bedroom 1 4.5 x 2.8
Fireplace with tiled and iron inset, tv point
Ensuite shower room with triton power shower, wc, whb, tiled walls and floor
Downstairs wc, whb, tiled floor and walls
Rear porch with traditional county tiled floor and solid mahogany rear door.
Solid oak staircase to spacious landing
Bedroom 2 tv point 4.5 X 2.8
Ensuite showerroom with triton power shower wc, whb, tiled walls
Bedroom 3 tv point 4.3 x 3.1
Bedroom 4 tv point 4.3 x 3.1
Bathroom bath, triton electric shower, wc, whb, fully tiled walls
Large ground covered yard
Outhouses include cart house, fuel shed, stables, stock shed, byre, garage and two storey loft. The outhouses are ideally suited for conversion to residential or office use (subject to planning permission)
The grounds are laid out in various gardens, lawns, orchard with apple and plum trees, paddock and surrounded by mature trees standing on a total site area of 0.5 hectares (1.2 acres)