This is an impressive five bay, three storey over basement Georgian period property, situated on c. 15.84 acres of lands including extensive outbuildings (with development potential). Built in the mid c. 1700’s this property has maintained many of the trademark features of a fine period home, including a dramatic curving main staircase, original white marble fireplaces, cornicing and Sash windows. The house is steeped in history, dating back to the middle ages and has enormous potential for a purchaser with the right vision and ability to take on a challenge.
The main house comprises of three floors over a basement area with four reception rooms, kitchen, conservatory and five / six bedrooms. The grounds of this property extend to c. 15.84 acres (6.41 Ha). There is an abundance of trees (including an organic orchard) and shrubs along with pasture grasslands and extensive stone outbuildings.
Rarely does an opportunity arise to acquire such a significant and historical property.
Attractive three bedroom cottage 132.10 m2 (1,422 sq.ft.) situated in the grounds of Milford House. Half of this traditional cottage has been renovated and restored to retain its original charm. The other half has been partially renovated and could be easily made into a guest house or to extend the cottage.
You enter the property into the hallway with stairs to the first floor. The sitting room features a large stone floor to ceiling fireplace with solid fuel stove, there is a solid pine floor and beamed ceiling. There are double doors to the fully fitted kitchen with a solid pine floor and ceiling and solid fuel range. On the ground floor there is also a bedroom with a timber floor and exposed beams with an en-suite toilet facility.
Upstairs are two further bedrooms and a bathroom with a roll top bath, W.C. and wash hand basin and shower.
FeaturesStunning countryside location just 10 minutes drive to Portumna on the shores of Lough Derg and 6 minutes drive to Borrisokane.
C. 15.84 acres (6.41 Ha) of land.
O.F.C.H. private well (260 ft deep) with pressurised system and septic tank.
Includes three bedroom cottage and outbuildings.
Organic gardens / orchard with old varieties of apples.
Georgian House built c. 1730.
Potential for boutique hotel/guest house with approximately 9 separate guest houses / apartments within the outbuildings.
DirectionsFrom Borrisokane town centre take the N65 towards Carrigahorig. Proceed approximately 4.5km on the N65 towards Portumna. As you approach a straight road the entrance to the house is on the right hand side. Put Eircode E45 P084 into google maps.
Viewing DetailsStrictly by appointment only: Note some parts of the building are dangerous and prospective viewers are required to bring their own P.P.E. (Boots/wellies advised). Under no circumstances should children be brought when inspecting the property.
Due to the length of time (estimate 1.5-2 hours) required to inspect property a viewing fee of €100 is required in advance of viewings. Same can be paid by cheque made out the housing/homeless charity of your choice or alternatively proof of funds for €750,000 is required prior to arranging a viewing.