The Old Schoolhouse, Rossduane, Kilmeena, Westport, Co. Mayo

€349,000 Energy Rating F28 H102 2 beds1 bath113 m2


The Old Schoolhouse is a former national school now converted to a residence which is located in a peaceful area of Kilmeena, just off the old Westport to Newport Road. The floor area measures approximately 113.1 sq m/1,217 sq ft. Ground floor accommodation comprises of an entrance hall with original tiled floor and Victorian stained-glass window, a large living room with double height ceiling, exposed original stone wall and a feature cast iron fireplace with a solid fuel stove. The kitchen/dining room has a timber ceiling with feature beams, exposed original stone backsplash and staircase to first floor. The Jack and Jill bathroom is also used in part as a utility space and is accessed off the main bedroom and hallway. The second bedroom is currently being used as a music/recording studio with patio doors to the gardens. On the first floor there is an art studio and an office, which could offer additional bedroom space with some minor works. Originally built circa 1880 and then rebuilt in the 1940s using the original stone, the property has been lovingly refurbished in more recent times into a charming unique cottage, whilst keeping some of the original character. Modernisation work carried out includes an extension to the rear, the fitting of double-glazed sash windows, new floors, insulation and a new roof. Garden Externally, the property sits on a mature site with parking to the front and a stone shed with dry fuel store to the side. The gardens extend around the property and the tree lined boundary offers extra privacy. Location Kilmeena is a lovely countryside area midway between Westport and Newport and the property is within an eight minute drive of both towns. Nearby amenities include Kilmeena National School, Kilmeena Church and the Great Western Greenway pedestrian and cycle path is directly accessed via a private entrance to the rear of the property. PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL VIEWINGS ARE STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD ANYBODY VISIT THE PROPERTY UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY AN AGENT


Entrance Hall - 5.42m x 1.53 Original tiled floor, double height ceiling, feature stained glass window Kitchen/Dining Room - 5.65m x 4.0m Limed oak Lino floor, painted shaker style kitchen, eye level oven, gas hob, mini dishwasher, ceramic sink, pull out larder press, American fridge/freezer, exposed stone wall and partially tiled splashback Living Room - 5.65m x 4.0m Solid wood floor, exposed original stone wall, cast iron fireplace with solid fuel stove, antique blown glass light, high ceilings Bedroom One - 4.9m x 3.6m Laminate floor, blinds, built in wardrobe Bedroom Two - 4.9m x 3.6m Wide board pine floor, shelved units, light filled, access to garden Jack & Jill Bathroom - 4.1m x 2.0m Tiled floor, shower, wc, whb, utility area plumbed for washing machine & tumble dryer First Floor - Art Room - 4.2m x 1.7m Carpeted floor, built in units Office - 4.5m x 2.0m Carpeted floor, built in units


  • Former National School lovingly refurbished to a residence.
  • Two ground floor bedrooms with first floor potential for additional rooms with minor works
  • Some original property features including:
  • o Feature stained glass window.
  • o Living room Murano hand blown central light
  • o Exposed stone walls
  • Set on a mature site with direct greenway access.

BER Details

BER: D1 BER No: 117182543 Energy Performance Indicator: 248.66


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Date created: Apr 19, 2024

Sherry Fitzgerald Crowley
Sherry Fitzgerald Crowley
PSRA Licence No. 002699
Mr. Andrew Crowley (Assoc. I.A.V.I)
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