DescriptionSOLD AT AUCTION !!!
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; originalsash windows, flagstone tiled floors, open fireplaces, ornate cornicing and ceiling roses. The property, whilst currently lived in will require some modernisation and updating.
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.
AccommodationOn 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 into a self contained three
bedroom annexe. Upstairs are eight large bright bedrooms, a shower room, bathroom and WC.
FeaturesPeriod residence on 7 acres
Numerous original period features
Own water supply from well
Oil Central Heating
Excellent location just off M9 Motorway and 15 minutes from Kilkenny City
DirectionsTravel along the M9 Motorway south from Dublin, taking the Thomastown/Gowran/Paulstown exit at junction 7. At the roundabout take the first exit towards Paulstown and continue straight through two more roundabouts onto a narrow road. At the T-junction take a left and the entrance to the property will be immediately on the right.
LocationThis idyllic position is the perfect springboard for everything the area has to offer in terms of attractions;
such as the excellent championship golf course at Mount Juliet. Locally the renowned Kilkenny Foxhounds are one
of the best packs in Ireland and horse racing is close by at Gowran Park. The closest supermarket is located in nearby Paulstown, while a wider range of day-to-day shopping is available in Kilkenny. This busy market city is a popular tourist destination evident in the historic buildings such as Kilkenny Castle, St. Canice's Cathedral and round tower. Also known for its culture, the city is well known for the annual Kilkenny Arts Festival and the Cat Laughs comedy festival. Paulstown is located at the (northern) junction of the N9 and N10 National primary roads. It is 21 km south of Carlow and 19 km east of Kilkenny. Dublin is 150 km along the M9.