Keen local interest
The sale has been agreed for a 42ac non-residential farm at Ballinurd, Kilkerley Dundalk, Co Louth, which was recently offered to the market.
Following negotiations with four interested parties the farm, which is in two divisions, was sold to a local landowner.
The sale price was not disclosed, industry sources indicated that it was in the region of €500,000.
Selling agent Brian Carroll, of Dundalk-based auctioneers Sherry FitzGerald Carroll, said there was solid local interest in the property.