The property is only six miles from Clifden, which is regarded as the Capital of Connemara, with banks and a large selection of shops, pubs, and other leisure facilities. Clifden is noted for its many fine seafood restaurants, the famous Connemara Pony Show which takes place there each August, and the Clifden Arts Festival in September, all of which attract many Irish and foreign visitors. The area is well provided for a wide range of sporting and leisure facilities, with fishing, boating and water sports most popular using the many beaches and bays which comprise this convoluted coastline.
The property is 56 miles from the regional capital of the West, Galway City, with its mainline road, rail and air connections and extensive and substantial cultural, commercial and retail facilities. Shannon Airport is some 21/2 hours from the property.
Golf is available at the Connemara Golf Club whilst there are six other courses within an hour`s drive of the property.
Constructed originally in the early 1900`s this lovely family home was extended in the 1970`s and now reluctantly comes to the market. The house was previously used as a bed and breakfast and lends itself to a large family home, with lawned gardens to the south. There is accommodation comprising of inner hall, living room, kitchen / dining area, 6 bedrooms, bathroom and separate cloakroom. Outisde there are a good range of outbuildings and sheds which provide diversification for a range of different uses.
A summary of the accommodation, with room aspects and approximate measurements are as follows:
Wooden panel door leading into inner hall
Accommodation INNER HALL:
(N, E), being L shaped in design has windows to front, main electric fuse box, doors leading to 2 bedrooms and living room.
LIVING ROOM: - 16'9" (5.11m) x 12'9" (3.89m)
(W) with carpeted flooring throughout, double glazed window to front, solid fuel stove situated on a slate bed, television points and door leading to ground floor bedroom 1 and back inner hall.
KITCHEN: - 11'10" (3.61m ...