A detached cottage style property situated on an elevated site overlooking the surrounding countryside, Atlantic Ocean and beyond to Clare Island. This property is positioned in an area of unspoilt natural beauty and offers the discerning an ideal opportunity to create the perfect holiday/retirement home. As it stands, the cottage is in need of compete refurbishment, however it is being sold with planning permission for a c.1,700 sq.ft property, which is valid until 2021. Planning Ref: P10/2450 â€“ Plans available on request
There is an old disused storage building located adjacent to the cottage on the seaside of the road, which is included in the sale.
Located as it is on the Atlantic coast, Louisburgh is famous for its wide range of unspoilt beaches, famed for their clean bathing waters and untainted sandy coves. Beaches in the Louisburgh area include Carramore, Old Head and Bertra, while beaches in nearby Killadoon have been rated as the best in Europe, i.e. Tallabawn (Silver Strand) and Dooaghtry. Leenane is approx 25 miles to the south of Louisburgh. Nearby Roonagh Pier, approx. 6 km from the town, is the departure point for ferries to Clare Island and Inishturk.
Other beautiful scenic drives include going south to Connemara via Doolough and Leenane, north to Achill via Westport and Newport, or to Ballycastle and the Ceide Fields via Castlebar and Pontoon, or east to Tourmakeady and Lough Nafooey via Westport/Tourmakeady and Leenane. A short drive from Louisburgh is the famous Killary Fjord, a 9-mile-long inlet which boasts some of the finest scenery in the west of Ireland.
If your passion is walking, climbing or just generally 'rambling', then Louisburgh is the perfect destination for you! There are numerous very interesting walks to discover in and around Louisburgh, with magnificent scenery thrown in for good measure
ï¶ Traditional Cottage with Full Planning Permission for c.1,700 sq.ft property
ï¶ Located on an elevated site overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and Clare Island
ï¶ Circa 6km west of Louisburgh ...