Set in beautiful valley not too far from town
Published 24/02/2012 | 05:00
Sillerdane Lodge, Kilgarvan, Co Kerry
Five-bedroom bungalow with separate two-bedroom guest apartment
Set on two acres, this spacious 372sqm architect-designed property is located in one of the most unspoilt valleys in Co Kerry but is just a 20-minute drive from the bustling town of Kenmare.
Surrounded by mountains and overlooking the Roughty River, it also has its own stream and duck pond.
Accommodation consists of a spacious entrance hall with parquet flooring; a large lounge with cast-iron fireplace, dining area and double doors leading to a sunroom with floor to ceiling windows; a preparation kitchen; a breakfast/family room, also with parquet flooring and dining area, a breakfast bar and a wood-burning stove.
The three bedrooms are en suite and all have fitted wardrobes. There is also a family bathroom, a large office with a fireplace, utility room, cloakroom and garage.
The apartment also has a parquet-floored hallway, a living/dining area with wood-burning stove and a polished maple floor. Its two bedrooms are en suite.
The two acres are laid out in gardens and a small paddock.
Pros: The apartment offers scope for further uses
Cons: The kitchen is slightly dated.
Contact: Sherry FitzGerald Hinchion on 026 41165