Take Four: Ballyneale House
What: Seven-bedroom mansion with secret garden and ornamental lake Where: Ballyneale House, Ballingarry, Co Limerick. This country house extends to 743sqm (7,000sq ft) in size. the property also includes a manager's house, staff apartment and a tennis court.
The house is surrounded by manicured lawns that slope from the house down to an ornamental lake that has its own island and is surrounded by pathways that link the lake with a secret garden that has a swimming pool and a sun terrace.
The grounds also include a fruit orchard, a kitchen garden, a rose garden, a sunken garden and a formal long pond.
The house comes with a courtyard, a stable yard with 10 looseboxes and numerous stone offices.
Enquiries to Sherry FitzGerald Country Homes on 01 2376300