Extended Georgian Property For Sale in Co. Meath
Newrath House and Farm
Extended period Georgian property from 1790 with views of the three landmark Meath hills of Slane, Tara and Skreen.
Price: €on application
Building Energy Rating: C3
Last update: 19th July 2018
Agent: Smith Harrington
Tel.: +353 (0)46 9021113
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Newrath House and Farm on 75 acres comprises an extended period Georgian property of approx. 372 sq.m. (4,000 sq. ft.) and enjoys views of County Meath and the 3 landmark hills of Slane, Tara and Skreen. The house dates from 1790 and was fully renovated in 2008 when a modern 2-storey extension was added.
The house has an attractive entrance hall which leads to a drawing room and a lounge with dining room to rear, a ground floor guest wc, utility room and a traditional kitchen family room. There are five bedrooms (four of which are en-suite), five bathrooms and four reception rooms. A large gallery links the original period house with a new 2-storey extension. This features a full height glass screen overlooking the walled garden to the rear, and an extensive balcony.
The first floor summer room is a particular feature. It is fully glazed on 3 sides with a balcony all around and overlooks the entire holding. It has an outside staircase leading to the walled garden. The house has a pebble driveway with recreated period style railings on either side. There is gas fired central heating throughout.
The accommodation is finished to a very high standard throughout. Other features include a fully refurbished and well maintained period property with modern accommodation, wonderful natural light flowing in from all sides, tw internal and one external staircase, a mixture of marble tiled floors and polished wooden floors throughout, luxuriously appointed fully tiled bathrooms, fully fitted hand painted kitchen with adjoining pantry, feature high ceilings with cornices and marble fireplaces, walled garden to the rear with a water fountain, well appointed separate studio apartment with shower room and wc adjoining mares foaling block. Planning permission has been obtained for a new private main road entrance.
Newrath House and Farm is located to the west of the beautiful and historic estate village of Slane. The village centre dates from the 18th century and both it and the surrounding area contains many historic sites and also Slane Castle, owned by the Conyngham family, which operates as bar, restaurant, wedding and music venue as well as the Slane Whiskey Distillery. The renowned Tankardstown House/Hotel is close by. There are also many other historical sites in the area around Slane, such as Newgrange, a passage tomb dating from c. 3,200 BC.
There are excellent horse pursuits in the vicinity with racing nearby in Navan and Fairyhouse and with Leopardstown, Naas, Punchestown and The Curragh within driving distance. The Ward Union Hunt, Tara, Meath and Fingal hunting packs and pony clubs are situated in the area.
Approximate location of Newrath House and Farm, Slane, Co. Meath