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Viewmount, Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny
On approximately 2.8 hectares (7 acres)
Viewmount House is an attractive, period residence with origins dating back to the 16th century. Situated in the verdant Kilkenny countryside, the property enjoys a delightful setting amongst 7 acres of quality parkland. The house retains a wealth of period features throughout, consistent with the age and style of the building including; original sash windows, flagstone tiled floors, open fireplaces, ornate cornicing and ceiling roses. The property, whilst currently lived in will require some modernisation and updating. On the ground floor is a large and beautifully tiled hall, off which are four principle reception rooms, each with marble fireplaces and large windows. The drawing room has a large bay window affording a bright and light filled entertaining space. A kitchen, pantry, utility room, boiler room and guest WC complete the main house ground floor accommodation. A separate wing to the rear of the house could be made into a self-contained three-bedroom annex. Upstairs are eight large bright bedrooms, a shower room, bathroom and WC. Viewmount House has all the basics required to create a wonderful family home in a delightful rural setting, offering a lifestyle which is increasingly hard to find.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The house is accessed via a post and rail drive with paddocks either side. The tarmaced drive widening to a gravelled forecourt providing extensive parking. The lands, 7 acres in all, are primarily to the front and side of the property and offer good quality grazing land with stud rail fencing. There is an appealing number of magnificent mature trees dispersed amongst the pastures, offering privacy from neighbouring properties.
The inner courtyard has brick and rendered buildings, needing some restoration. Providing extensive storage and would be suitable for a variety of uses.
Viewmount House is situated in a peaceful rural location. This idyllic position ...