'St. Austin's', Coolgreaney, Gorey, Wexford

Sold Energy Rating Y25A308 10 beds6 baths599 m2
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Ref: P6920 ‘St. Austin’s’, Coolgreany, Gorey, Co. Wexford Y25 A308 Stunning Georgian Residence Set On C. 65 Acres Of Wonderful Parkland With Coach House, Additional Guest Accommodation & Extensive Range Of Outbuildings For Sale By Online Auction On Friday, 24th May At 12 Noon QUINN PROPERTY are delighted to launch this distinguished 18th-century Irish Country House, set on circa 65 acres of some of the finest quality land in the county with pleasant views over the surrounding countryside and Tara Hill as a picturesque backdrop. The estate is originally thought to occupy the site of an Augustinian Friary, thus the name ‘St. Austin’s’. The local area offers a vibrant array of amenities to include boutique shopping, award winning hotels, bars and restaurants, sandy beaches and hiking trails. St Austin’s occupies a highly accessible location, a mere 6 kilometres from Arklow and the M11 and 9 kilometres from Gorey. With such swift access to the M11, Dublin is a very comfortable commute of 80 kilometres while Dublin airport can be accessed within an hour’s drive. For golf enthusiasts, St. Austin’s is perfectly situated with several well-renowned courses in the locality including Courtown, Arklow and Woodenbridge Golf Clubs as well as The European Club. There is an excellent selection of pre-school, primary and secondary schools nearby. The property benefits from two separate entrances, each with its own Gate Lodge. The main entrance provides a suitable welcome into this beautiful estate with large granite piers and a sweeping, gravelled driveway through attractive woodland, lush fields and mature specimen trees. The main residence comprises a two storey over basement Georgian dwelling with access from both garden level and first floor. The property is positioned within the grounds to afford maximum privacy. Symmetrical in composition, St. Austin’s is an aesthetically pleasing residence and a beautiful balanced example of Georgian architecture. The front granite stone façade showcases a proportioned arrangement of windows with a centrally located entrance approached by a flight of seven cut-granite steps with cast iron railings. All seven front facing windows have cut-granite sills with the main structure exhibiting corner quoin stone features. With independent access from the courtyard, a wing of the residence provides comfortable accommodation for guests, while it could also be utilised as a self-contained unit. Furthermore, ‘The Coach House’ comprises a two storey house located within the courtyard which provides further accommodation for guests/live-in staff/tenants. The interior boasts generously proportioned rooms with high ceilings showcasing original ornate ceiling rose centrepieces, intricate mouldings, decorative fireplaces (including Adams Marble mantelpieces), timeless and elegant spaces associated with a house of such character, whilst also presenting an airy and open atmosphere. The main reception rooms and hall are embellished with fine friezes and delicate ceiling plasterwork. To the rear of the house, you will find a sheltered garden with manicured lawns and a selection of mature trees and shrubbery. The grounds offer a range of elaborate features including a walled-garden, stone outbuildings, a range of farm buildings, concrete yards, sheds and a tennis court. OUTSIDE: Stunning landscaped grounds envelop the house with superb scenic views. A vast expanse of mature gardens and features include manicured lawns, rockeries, stone walls, archways, ornamental sculptures and statues, beautiful pathways inviting you to explore its hidden treasures. Showcased within the grounds are an abundance of specimen and ornate trees, walled garden (no longer in use), tennis court, water feature and large curtilage. The property is a haven for equestrian enthusiasts with well-maintained stables incorporating large loft overhead offering spacious accommodations for horses and paddocks. LAND: The agricultural lands comprise of approximately 45 acres of grassland, laid out in two large fields with two smaller paddocks with an array of mature trees. The lands are in a high state of fertility and of excellent quality, well fenced with mature boundaries and suitable for any agricultural enterprise. There are a large range of sheds, stables, outbuildings and yards. With its unparalleled beauty and serene location, this stunning country residence presents a rare opportunity to experience the quintessential charm of the Irish countryside living Legal: Garrett Fitzpatrick, Lombard Cullen & Fitzpatrick, Solicitors, McDermott Street, Gorey, Co. Wexford. Tel: 053 9422167

Accommodation

First Floor: Entrance Hall: 3.1m x 3.0m Feature Archway, stunning ceiling rose, coving Inner Hall: 2.5m x 7.1m Carpet flooring Living Room: 5.6m x 4.8m Carpet flooring, pleasant parkland views, fireplace, duel aspect, coving Drawing Room: 6.1m x 8.3m Carpet flooring, feature ornate archway, Adams marble fireplace with open fire, triple aspect with garden views, fitted drinks cabinet, coving Study: 6.1m x 3.8m Carpet flooring, open fire with marble surround and brick insert, coving School Room: 3.2m x 4.1m Carpet flooring, fireplace with cast iron inset, fitted bookshelves, coving First Floor Return Landing: 2.5m x 1.2m Carpet flooring, feature archway with window, overlooking courtyard W.C.: 1.8m x 1.2m Linoleum flooring, WC, WHB, bath with electric shower Second Floor: Landing: 2.5m x 7.1m Carpet flooring, feature arch, coving Shower Room: 3.0m x 1.0m WC, WHB, Shower Bedroom 5: 3.1m x 4.3m Carpet flooring, WHB, pleasant woodland views, coving Bathroom: 3.4m x 2.9m Timber flooring, free standing bath, feature WC, WHB, Fresco painting Bedroom 1 (Master): 5.7m x 4.8m Carpet flooring, fitted wardrobes, dual aspect, coving Jack & Jill En-Suite Shared With Bed 2: 1.8m x 2.6m Carpet flooring, WC, WHB, electric shower, recessed lighting, walk-in-wardrobe with carpet flooring Bedroom 2: 6.1m x 4.8m Carpet flooring, fitted wardrobes, dual aspect, walk-in-wardrobe, coving Bedroom 3: 4.7m x 3.7m Carpet flooring, coving, pleasant woodland views Bedroom 4: 5.5m x 3.7m Carpet flooring, dual aspect, coving Garden/Ground Level Return: Landing/Lobby: 2.4m x 4.6m Timber floor, feature dragon painting, door to Courtyard, storage press Kitchen: 5.4m x 6.4m Granite flooring, original Courtown brickwork , feature archways, oil fired AGA cooker, gas stove, exposed beams, Island, Granite countertop, electric oven, electric hob, extractor fan, integrated fridge freezer, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge in the island, fitted waist high and eye level units Great Hall /Dining Room: 3.6m x 7.0m Tiled flooring, exposed original stone and brick walls, exposed beams, vaulted ceiling, stairway to ground floor return Conservatory: 5.3m x 10.5m Tiled flooring, abundance of natural light, pleasant garden views, double doors to garden and patio, stairway to guest accommodation W.C.: Tiled flooring, WC, WHB Utility / Boot Room: 3.6m x 3.0m Tiled flooring, two Belfast sinks, washing machines, exposed beams, door to Courtyard Guest Bedroom: 3.6m x 3.2m Carpet flooring, exposed beams, dual aspect, WHB, door to courtyard Living Room: 3.6m x 3.0m Carpet flooring, Courtyard views, fireplace Living Room 2: 5.4m x 5.3m Carpet flooring, open fireplace with cast iron surround, dual aspect Back Hall/Lobby: 2.4m x 4.6m Linoleum flooring, stairs to ground floor return Scullery: 3.1m x 4.1m Tiled flooring, fitted shelving Wine cellar: 3.1m x 2.9m Exposed brickwork Utility Room: 2.7m x 4.6m Tiled flooring, fitted shelving, fitted waist and eye level units Boiler Room: 2.8m x 3.5m Tiled flooring, fitted shelving, closet First Floor Guest Accommodation (Accessed via stairway from garden room and from Courtyard) Bedroom 1: 3.6m x 2.7m Carpet flooring, vaulted ceiling Bathroom: 2.4m x 1.7m Timber flooring, WC, WHB, bath with electric shower, fitted storage Bedroom 2: 2.4m x 3.5m Carpet flooring, Courtyard views, vaulted ceiling Bedroom 3: 3.6m x 3.0m Carpet flooring, fitted wardrobes, Courtyard views, vaulted ceiling Bedroom 4: 3.6m x 2.5m Timber flooring, vaulted ceiling, Courtyard views,

Features

SERVICES & FEATURES: Private Water Private Sewage Wifi Monitored Alarm & CCTV Listed Building - BER Exempt Two Separate Entrances With Gate Lodges 2 x Oil Fired Central Heating Systems Extensive Range Of Outbuildings Large Conservatory Separate Guest Accommodation In Main Residence Coach House

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