Elegant Country House For Sale in Co. Mayo
Elegant country house situated on about 1.7 acres and located in an area of superb natural beauty a mere stroll from the shores of the renowned Lough Corrib.
Building Energy Rating: D2
Last update: 10th September 2018
Agent: Premier Properties Ireland
Contact: Helen Cassidy
Tel.: +353 (0)94 9546868
Mobile: +353 (0)87 2463748
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This fine elegant country house is situated on about 1.7 acres and located in an area of superb natural beauty a mere stroll from the shores of the renowned Lough Corrib at Golden Bay, a short walk from Ashford Castle and a five minute drive to the friendly village of Cong, Co. Mayo.
This is a superbly presented property and is suitable as a family residence, country getaway, or fisherman’s paradise, with possible use as an exclusive country home bed and breakfast or fishing lodge.
The accommodation includes an elegant dining room with limestone fireplace, fine large sitting room, kitchen, dining room, study/office, six bedrooms and four bathrooms.
Externally the property presents very well, with mature hedging, sweeping gravelled driveway and landscaping. There is also a garage and outoffices.
The location of this property is ideal. It is private, yet not isolated, within walking distance of the dramatic beauty of the nearby mountains and lakes, yet close to all the amenities available locally in the beautiful and picturesque village of Cong.
There is a wealth of country pursuits to enjoy, such as fishing, cycling and mountain climbing and the property is within easy driving distance of Connemara, an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Other nearby attractions include world renowned fishing on Loughs Corrib and Mask, historic Ashford Castle (including Ireland’s School of Falconry which gives you the chance to fly a hawk around the spectacular grounds of Ashford Castle in a private Hawk Walk), an equestrian centre, boat trips on Lough Corrib, Cong Abbey, many shops, cafes and friendly pubs, Killary Fjord (the only one in Ireland – cruises of the fjord can be taken from Leenane), an 18 hole golf course is 15 minutes away at Ballinrobe, shopping, touring, dining, theatre in Galway and Old Galway City (45 minutes), and Ballintubber Abbey (35 mins).
The property is approached by a sweeping driveway and enjoys a delightful private setting. It is 40 mins drive to Galway city, an hour to Knock Airport, and three hours to Dublin.
Approximate location of Golden Bay, Lough Corrib, Cong, Co. Mayo