Sherry Fitzgerald McGill are delighted to bring to the market this highly
unique 6 bedroom detached period property "Sleehaun House." This stunning property rests in a private and enviable location just off the N55 offering endless commercial and private development possibilities.
The property once belonged to the Fox family of nearby Foxhall which is since demolished. The house itself is an integral part of the heritage of the area. There exists on the gable apex a carved coat of arms in stone which is a feature of some artistic merit and is thought to be the crest of the original family that built the house in c.1700.
The property has a completely refurbished and insulated roof with new traditional blue banger slates in 2013 and internally has been part renovated with work also having been carried out on the elegant high features and ceilings. This superior "Gentleman's Residence" with it's vast potential is positioned well back on a quiet access avenue set in mature grounds to the southeast of Ardagh and to the northwest of Legan in the heart of the Irish Midlands
The property retains the charm and grandeur of a traditional period residence with original sash windows and feature fireplaces in many of the rooms. The expansive 6 bedroom house offers spacious accommodation arranged over three floors. The entrance hall makes a statement with original Queen Anne doors and impressive feature winder staircase. The ground floor has 2 generous formal reception rooms with feature fireplaces, paneling, high ceilings and beautiful country views in a bright space. The original kitchen area offers great potential for a fantastic family kitchen, utility and living area.
Upstairs is split level with 3 bedrooms including period features, high ceilings and neutral dÃ©cor and 3 further additional bedrooms, these can be also utilized for a number of uses such as ensuite bathrooms, dressing rooms or indeed guest accommodation and living space. The landing is bright and well proportioned. The overall floor area is approx 3,200 sq Ft.
To the rear of the property are several out buildin ...