e835,000 the 'book price' for 76ac residential farm at Kells

Jim O'Brien

Jim O'Brien

A guide price of €835,000 is being quoted for a 76ac farm at Springville, Kells, Co Meath.

The farm is about 9km from Kells and will be offered in four lots in four natural divisions.

Lot one comprises a neat bungalow farmhouse with a yard on 32.5ac.

The house, which is in good repair, consists of a sitting room, kitchen, living room, bathroom and three bedrooms.

The yard consists of a series of outbuildings, including a two-bay hayshed and lean-to and a block built shed with a stone built lean-to.

There is more than 100m of road frontage with the land across the road from the residence. Water is supplied by a natural water supply.

The 32.5ac of land is described by auctioneer John Harrington of Smith Harrington Auctioneers in Navan as prime-quality Meath ground that is all in grass. This lot comes with a guide price of €400,000.

Lot two, also at Springville, Kells, consists of 17ac on 110m of road frontage with a farmyard consisting of a number of sheds. The guide for this portion is €170,000.

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Lot three, located at Chapelbride, is a 10.5ac section. This is also described as top-quality land that is all in grass. It has 190m of road frontage and comes with a guide price of €105,000.

The final lot, located at Balgeeth, Kells, is a 16.2ac block. The guide for this last portion is €10,000/ac or €160,000.

The property will be sold at auction on June 12 at 3pm at Smith Harrington in Navan.

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