A CHARMING TRADITIONAL THATCHED COTTAGE WITH A RANGE OF OUTBUILDINGS, IN NEED OF RENOVATION SET ON A SITE OF 0.5 ACRES WITH AN ADDITIONAL 7.4 ACRES AVAILABLE BY SEPARATE NEGOTIATION.
THE HOUSE: Constructed in the 19th Century, this charming thatched cottage now comes to the market in need of renovation and offers an amazing opportunity to create a lovely family home. The property has a lovely sized living room with doors leading to 3 bedrooms and a back kitchen and bathroom. Outside, there is a generous stone barn, subdivided and with a motor pit for the automotive buyers. To the rear there is a further block built shed with large steel doors and a redundant water tank to the side. The property is a listed property and dates back to the 19th century, has a thatched roof, solid stone walls with a rendered exterior and a flat roof extension to the rear. The property is just 1.5 miles to Lough Corrib (Greenfields), which is just at the end of the lane beside the house.
Located just 4 miles from Headford, this is a lovely country area yet within easy commuting distance of Galway. Headford derives its name from Áth Cinn, `the head of the ford`, is a fast developing and improving town with a good selection of banks, churches, shops, supermarkets, pubs, and other facilities.
The property is just 3 miles from the local National School, while there are two other National Schools within 4 miles of the property. The main Secondary School is in Headford.
The property is situated on the north western side of Headford giving easy access to 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 2 hours from the property.
A summary of the accommodation, with room aspects and approximate measurements are as follows:
Wooden single glazed door leading into kitchen/living room.
Accommodation KITCHEN/LIVING ROOM: - 12'5" (3.78m) x 14'3" (4.34m)
(S) with solid fuel stove, doors leading to 3 bedroo ...