Choice Wicklow acres
Price: From €1.2m
Where: Coolnakilly House, Ashford, Co Wicklow
Details: Five-bedroom house on 55 acres
Published 01/04/2011 | 05:00
Coolnakilly House can be bought with either a small parcel of land, to suit a family, or a larger parcel to suit a stud farm or a boutique farmer.
The house has been lovingly renovated, with elegant cornicing, high ceilings, wooden floorboards and fireplaces among the period features which have been retained. At 362sqm, its accommodation includes five interconnecting reception rooms.
These include a morning room, a living room and a dining room with two sets of French doors leading to the garden, as well as a games room, a den and a large kitchen with a dining area. Two bedrooms are located at ground level both with en suites and a utility room, laundry room and a guest WC are also located at this level.
Three other bedrooms are located at first floor level and the largest of these comes with a cast iron fireplace, a dressing room and a bathroom. The second floor accommodates an office with velux windows and an en suite.
The property is located off a quiet country road that connects Ashford and Glenealy. It can be entered via electric gates and approached along a long avenue with a second set of electric gates at the entrance to the house.
The three acres of gardens are stocked with a variety of shrubs, trees and flowering plants providing a splash of colour all year round.
There is a sunny patio area tiled in natural stone. Most of the land has been recently seeded and is easily managed.
The house can be bought with 15.2 acres including three acres of trees for €1.2m. Alternatively it can be bought with 55 acres for €1.65m and this would include a barn which can easily be converted into stables and it has a separate entrance. The asking prices have been reduced by 12pc and 18pc respectively.
The property is in a sought after location with good access to schools and amenities such as the Druids Glen golf course and Devil's Glen equestrian centre.
It is less than an hour's commute from Dublin City centre and Dublin Airport is accessible via the N11 and M50 Motorways.
Contact McDonnell Properties 0404 42828