DescriptionSwallows Nest is a traditional Irish Cottage with immense style and character incorporating oldeo world charm with the contemporary. With views over the Atlantic Ocean, Bartra Island and Killala Bay the residence was extensively renovated in 2018 and measures approximately 167.5 sq. m. / 1,803 sq.ft.
On entering the cottage you are greeted by the impressive and original stone wall which has been restored and retained as a charming design feature. This feature continues into the open plan living/dining/kitchen area captivating a wonderful traditional atmosphere. The kitchen has fully fitted units with timber worktops, island area and belfast sink. Double doors lead from the kitchen to an outdoor area ideal for 'Al Fresco' dining. The living area has solid wood flooring which together with a wood burning stove creates a warm and cosy ambience. Completing the accommodation on the ground floor is a bathroom, double bedroom and en-suite.
The timber staircase forms part of the living room and leads to an area ideal for relaxation while enjoying breath-taking views of the countryside. Two bedrooms with one en-suite and a home office complete the first floor accommodation. The residence is being brought to the market in turnkey condition with all contents included.
Located just a short drive to spectacular beaches at Lacken Strand and Ross Beach, excellent for swimming and other water sports. The Ceide Fields which contain the most extensive Stone Age settlement in the world are 15km away while the picturesque seaside village of Killala, a popular destination for fishing, bird-watching and seal-spotting is 9km away. Ballina town 21km and Ireland West Airport Knock 60km.
This is rare opportunity to acquire a unique property and viewing is highly recommended to be truly appreciated.
AccommodationKitchen/Living Room 14.37m x 4.15m. Timber worktops, oven, electric hob, extraction fan, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, belfast sink, brass taps
Kitchen area 4.00m x 4.50m - tiled floor
Living area 4.00m x 9.90m - solid timber floor
Double doors to rear
Stove, feature stone walls
Entrance Porch 2.08m x 2.30m. Tiled floor
Hall 3.40m x 1.30m. Panelling
Bathroom 2.12m x 2.30m. Bath, wc, whb, shower, stone wall
Bedroom 1 3.47m x 3.39m. Double bedroom, laminated flooring
En-Suite - bedroom 1 1.16m x 2.35m. Electric shower. w.c., w.h.b
Bedroom 2 3.80m x 3.30m. Double bedroom, laminated flooring
Bedroom 3 3.50m x 3.96m. King bed
Home Office 5.70m x 3.20m. Storage
En-Suite 2.20m x 3.10m. Electric shower, w.c., w.h.b.
Storage 1.63m x 2.10m.
Landing/Living Room 7.80m x 3.80m.
BER DetailsBER: C3
BER No: 108110651
Performance Indicator: 217.08 kWh/m²/yr
DirectionsFrom Balllina take the R314 to Killala at Palmerstown bridge take a left to stay on the R314 continue stright for appox. 1.2 km take the first right turn and continue stright for approx. 2.8 km taking the second left the property is the third house on the right.
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Ballina on 096 72828