Restored Coach House For Sale in Co. Clare
Beautifully restored 19th century coach house of great character and size with a wealth of historic features.
Building Energy Rating: Exempt
Last update: 18th October 2018
Agent: Premier Properties Ireland
Contact: Helen Cassidy
Tel.: +353 (0)94 9546868
Mobile: +353 (0)87 2463748
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This is an exciting opportunity to purchase a beautifully restored 19th century coach house of great character and size (circa 2500 sqft) boasting a wealth of historic features such as wooden-beamed ceilings and internal stone walls. This unique property offers the best of modern comforts in an elegant and timeless setting. Suitable for private use as a family home or holiday get away, the property also has an excellent track record as an exclusive rental.
The accommodation includes a large elegant open plan sitting room and dining room with wooden floors and wood chip burning stove. This leads to a sunny conservatory with double doors leading out to a private garden. There is also a fully fitted kitchen with wooden floors, exposed stone work, wood chip burning stove, double patio doors which open into the garden, and views from every room of Ballyhannon castle. An additional lounge room (or 5th bedroom) has wooden floors, exposed stone work, and an en suite bathroom. Upstairs there are four large bedrooms with a family bathroom.
Castlefergus Lodge was formerly a family home of the owners of neighbouring Ballyhannon Castle,
which is visible from every room and provides a stunning and dramatic backdrop to the property. Situated in a tranquil country setting near the pretty historic village of Quin in Co. Clare, Castlefergus Lodge is perfectly located within the island of Ireland, providing an ideal base from which to explore all parts of the country.
The local area is rich in historical buildings and castles well worth visiting such as: Dromoland Castle, Quinn Abbey, Knappogue Castle, Ennis Friary and Bunratty Castle. There are a wealth of activities to enjoy in the area including: golf at Dromoland Castle & Country Club, horseriding, dining and traditional music nightly in the nearby village of Quin, surfing at Lahinch Beach, fantastic restaurants and bars, boutiques and craft shops in the nearby historic town of Ennis, the world famous Cliffs of Moher and the Burren.
Castlefergus Lodge is very close to the main Limerick to Galway M18 motorway, allowing easy access particularly to everywhere on the West coast, especially Shannon International Airport which is only a 10 minute drive away. Externally the property is approached via a quiet country road off exit 11 from the M18 Limerick / Galway motorway leading to a gated entrance to the property, with gravelled courtyard and parking, lawned gardens to the fore and rear, high enclosed walls for privacy, and an outbuilding converted to a delightful cosy traditional Irish bar with a fireplace.
Approximate location of Castlefergus Lodge, Quin, Co. Clare