Prepare to be entranced by this fine historic traditional Irish two storey farmhouse, set in rural splendour just a few short miles from the shores of the renowned Lough Mask near Ballinrobe. The main house has been very elegantly renovated, with clever preservation of historic detail coupled with modern comforts to give an atmosphere of easy, serene living.
The accommodation comprises the hallway, dining room, sitting room, kitchen, conservatory, four bedrooms and three bathrooms. Adjacent to the farmhouse is a two storey stone barn, beautifully renovated to provide kitchen, sitting room, shower room and open plan bedroom area upstairs. Beside the barn is a renovated stone cottage with kitchen/living room and bedroom with en suite.
The property is within easy driving distance of Connemara, an area of outstanding natural beauty with a wealth of activities to enjoy. Ballinrobe is 2 miles away, Knock Airport 40 mins drive, Castlebar 30 mins, Cong 15 mins, Clonbur/Lough Corrib 15 mins and Lough Mask 5 mins. Other nearby attractions include world renowned fishing on Loughs Corrib and Mask and historic Ashford Castle where many heads of state have stayed (Ireland’s School of Falconry gives you the chance to fly a hawk around the spectacular grounds of Ashford Castle in a private Hawk Walk). There is also an Equestrian centre at Ashford Castle.
You can also take boat trips on Lough Corrib, visit the magnificent 19th century Kylemore Abbey, or take a cruise from Leenane of Killary fjord, the only one in Ireland. An 18 hole golf course is 15 minutes away. Shopping in Galway City is 45 mins with lots of lovely pubs, restaurants and shops. Cong Abbey ruins are very beautiful if you are looking for peace and tranquility and Ballintubber Abbey is just 35 mins away.
BER Rating: D1 / BER No: 107294852 / Energy Performance Indicator: 251.33