Four on the market: around Clew Bay
A selection of four properties currently on the market close to Clew Bay.
€410k Tuohy O'Toole (098) 28000
The Belclare estate is an enclave of large detached houses about five kilometres south-west of Westport. You can get to Westport Quay by a pleasant walk along the shores of Clew Bay. This substantial detached house is at the end of the estate, and measures about 2,120 sq ft, with four bedrooms and three reception rooms. The ground floor has a drawing room, a dining room and a sunroom with access to the back patio. The kitchen has a solid-fuel stove and a separate utility, and the four bedrooms are upstairs (two en-suite).
€445k Sherry FitzGerald Crowley (098) 29009
The townland of Rosmoney is around nine kilometres from Westport, on Clew Bay, and this detached house is right on the sea near Rosmoney pier. It's been recently extended to 2,400 sq ft, adding more glass at the front to take advantage of the views. The ground floor has a living room overlooking the sea, a kitchen and dining room, and a sun room. There's also one ground-floor en-suite bedroom. The other three bedrooms are upstairs, two en-suite, including the master bedroom which also has a roof terrace and a fireplace.
€280k Tuohy O’Toole (098) 28000
This newly-built stone-fronted house is about 10km from Westport town, but has nice views of Clew Bay from upstairs and the garden. That garden is 0.9 of an acre and is lawned and surrounded by established trees and hedging. The house is highly insulated and piped for solar panels, with a B2 energy rating. It's 1,802 sq ft, with three bedrooms (all en-suite) - one on the ground floor and two upstairs. The ground floor also has a living room with two sets of double doors - one to the kitchen and the other to a conservatory.
The Boulevard, South Mall
€850k Sherry FitzGerald Crowley (098) 29009
South Mall and North Mall comprise one of the most pleasant streetscapes in Westport. The Boulevard, on the South Mall, was built in the early 19th century; for many years it was Kelly's Hotel and more recently The Boulevard guesthouse. The current owners refurbished it in 2000, keeping its period features. It's 2,753 sq ft in size, with four en-suite bedrooms in the main house and two more in a self-contained apartment. The main house also has two reception rooms and a huge kitchen on the ground floor.