Westcot, Briggs Lane, Arklow, Co. Wicklow

Sale Agreed Energy Rating Y14 K798 3 beds1 bath72 m2
Central Heating


A unique opportunity to acquire a cozy single storey detached cottage which offers enormous potential to create a home of great warmth and charm. Built around C. 1940, this property is located within a quiet, cul-de-sac lane which is just off Dublin Road and is within a 5-minute walk from the town's main street shops, Bridgewater shopping centre, cinema, schools, harbour, beach, and local amenities. Additionally, both the commuter train and bus services are within easy walking distance and the M11 Motorway is just a 3-minute drive away. Set on large gardens, this charming home will appeal to buyers looking for a property that is ready for the new owner to put their stamp on it. "Westcot Cottage" provides cosy living accommodation of 71.5 sq. m and currently comprises of an entrance porch, sitting room, living room/ bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and two further double bedrooms complete the ground floor. The property which has been vacant for a number of years would benefit from some refurbishment and based on the current criteria, the property would qualify for the Vacant Home Grant of up to 50,000, giving new owners the opportunity to add their own stamp to this most appealing property: https://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/housing/housing_grants_and_schemes/vacant_property_refurbishment_grant.html The site is surrounded by large mature trees and hedging which provides a quiet and private space. Viewing is a must for someone looking for a quiet residence with lots of charm and potential. Ring our team on (0402) 32367 if you want to know more or schedule a viewing! #sherryfitz #forsale #residential #sherryfitzgeraldcatherineoreilly #realestate #newlisting


Entrance Hall - 4.33m x 1.58m Wonderful bright hallway with carpet flooring and accommodation off. Kitchen - 3.28m x 3.27m This kitchen features vinyl flooring and floor and eye-level units complemented by integrated appliances, including a hob, extractor, washing machine, dishwasher, and fridge. The kitchen conveniently leads to a utility area with direct access to the rear garden. Dining Room - 3.27m x 3.09m The dining room leads off the kitchen with a stove fireplace combined to create a cosy ambiance. Bedroom 1 - 3.51m x 3.29m This well-proportioned bedroom is located at the front of the property overlooking the front garden area. This bedroom has carpet flooring throughout and an original fireplace. Bedroom 2 - 3.29m x 3.25m A generously sized double bedroom to the front of the property, complete with carpet flooring and built-in storage. Bedroom 3 - 3.09m x 2.98m Bright bedroom overlooking the rear garden area featuring carpet flooring. Bathroom - 2.05m x 1.78m The bathroom has tiled flooring and part tiled walls, and the suite comprises of bath, storage cabinet, wash hand basin, and WC. Rear Garden - Behind the detached garage and off-street parking lies a private, enclosed rear garden, perfect for relaxing or entertaining outdoors.


  • Special Features
  • Charming cottage which offers enormous potential to create a home of great warmth and charm.
  • Set on a large mature site with plenty of space to extend (STPP)
  • Superb location just off Dublin Road with lots of services on your doorstep including, public transport, beach, shops, schools, cinema, shopping centre, supermarkets, eateries, leisure and sporting facilities, Arklow Bay Hotel, and much more.
  • Beaming with potential and qualifies for Vacant Home Grant.
  • Located in a very well-established and much sought-after residential area.
  • Gated vehicular entrance with off-street parking and garage.
  • Living accommodation currently extending to c. 71.5 sq.m plus a detached garage.
  • Only a 3-minute drive from exit 20 onto the Dublin to Wexford M11 Motorway.
  • Services
  • Mains Water, Sewage and Electricity.
  • Oil-fired central heating.
  • Telephone line and Broadband available in the area.
  • Included in sale
  • Carpets, curtains, and light fittings.

BER Details

BER: E1 BER No: 117479071 Energy Performance Indicator: 335.37


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