Wicklow farm goes in lots for over €11,600/ac
Co Wicklow, 67ac farm
An average price of €11,640/ac was paid for a 67ac residential farm near the Co Wicklow village of Grangecon, which was sold at auction last week.
Situated in the rolling hills of west Wicklow, the farm is 1.5km from Grangecon and 9km from Dunlavin.
It was offered for sale in two lots by auctioneer Paddy Jordan.
Lot one, comprised the house and yard on 42ac.
The land was described as top quality ground which would be suitable for tillage or grass and came with the added attraction of 2km of road frontage.
The two-storey, four-bedroom farmhouse was in fine condition and adjacent to the yard that included a four-span haybarn, two lean-to sheds, a fully secure workshop and additional stone outbuildings.
Lot two extended to circa 25ac of excellent farmland adjoining Rathsallagh Golf Club.
This piece of property came with road frontage onto two roads.