Hassett & Fitzsimons and joint agents Coldwell Banker proudly present to the market a fantastic opportunity to acquire a Historic Castle set in 12.1 ha (c. 30 acres). Knockabbey Castle extends from the main castle to the landscaped gardens through to the newly renovated chapel, function rooms and beyond. The property offers tremendous potential for use, not only as a private residence but indeed as an exclusive hotel location for weddings, tour groups and for private functions.
As Knockabbey dates back from three distinct eras different parts of the castle have their own individual historical characteristics. The entire however is linked as one unit. The castle is entered via The Tower House into an Entrance hall with vaulted ceiling, stone flagged floor, fireplace with wood burning stove. This entrance hall also leads into the inner staircase hall, to the Queen Anne hall and also to the stone spiral tower staircase. The Interpretive room with is own bathroom off and the Museum room also with bathroom are found on the first and second floors of the tower house.
The Gothic section of the house is immediately behind the main hall and the impressive Staircase hall has quarry... tiled floor, galleried staircase, and an ornate stained glass roof light. The spacious Kitchen is off this hall with built in kitchen units, French oak floor, Aga cooker, Belfast sink. The Family room has open stone fireplace, oak floor, corniced ceiling, double doors to lawn and dining room. The Dining room has a stone fireplace, french oak floor, corniced ceiling, door to lawn. On the first floor there are four spacious bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms. The Master bedroom has its own dressing room and the ensuite has a roll top bath.
The Queen Anne section of the house has a spacious Staircase hall, with a find Drawing room which has walnut floor, pitch pine columns, and white marble fireplace. The original 1860's Kitchen is show cased and beyond there is a Bar /studio room. There are also Ladies and Gents WC on the ground floor. On the first floor there is a Billiards room, Librar ...