Laois lands leave lots to consider
Published 19/04/2011 | 05:00
A fine, modern house on 25ac of good agricultural land at Durrow, Co Laois, will be sold at auction in one or two lots on Thursday, May 12 with a guide price for the entire of €595,000.
Located at Kilmyshall, Dunmore, the property is two miles from the village of Durrow, three miles from Abbeyleix and three miles from the M8 motorway.
The residence, which can be bought with 4ac, is a dormer-style house finished to a high standard. The accommodation includes an entrance hall, an open-plan, fully fitted kitchen that shares common space with a dining area and living area.
There are four bedrooms, two with ensuite bathrooms, two individual bathrooms, a utility room and conservatory.
Set in its own garden, the house and four acres are guided at €395,000.
The remainder of the land, 21ac, can be bought as a separate lot or with the house. The land is top-quality agricultural ground that is well-drained and fenced and contains an old stone gate lodge. It is bounded by Durrow woods with its walks and leisure facilities, and the river Nore. This lot enjoys substantial road frontage on to a country road.
The land is being guided at €200,000 or €9,500/ac. The house and lands will be auctioned by Joseph Coogan at The Auction Room, Ballycomey House, Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny, at 3pm on May 12.