See the 171ac Offaly farm that sold for less than expected
Ashmount House on 171ac at Cloneygowan, Co Offaly sold under the hammer recently making €1.64m, somewhat shy of its €2m guide. A 6.35ac piece sold after auction for around €50,000
The property is located near Cloneygowan village about 19km from Tullamore and 6km from Portarlington with access to the M7 and M6.
It includes the house and yard with the land comprised of tillage, grazing ground, forestry and Christmas trees.
Built around 1850 the house is a three-bay, two-storey construction that has had various additions over the years and now covers 2,583sqft.
In sound structural condition, the building was completely re-plumbed and rewired in the last 11 years.
The accommodation includes an entrance hall, a drawing room, dining room, a fitted kitchen, a guest WC, a utility and a family bathroom.
There is also a space that could be used as a study or a bedroom.
Upstairs are five bedrooms and two bathrooms. The house maintains many of the original Georgian features such as ornate plasterwork and timber floors.