Moygara, Gurteen, Co. Sligo
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Property Description:PRICE REDUCTION. BETTER VALUE THAN EVER! THIS PROPERTY HAS ONLY CHANGED HANDS ONCE IN 90 YEARS! Moygara House is a beautiful old former farmhouse lovingly restored and extended in 2007. A WRITER OR ARTIST'S PARADISE! The house stands on 2.5 acres of secluded land, with a granite stone driveway, in a forestry setting, completely private and tranquil, with only the accompanying sounds of the countryside! The house sleeps eight, and has four luxury spacious bedrooms. Fabulous feature staircase. Master bedroom and ensuite downstairs. Upstairs, two twin rooms and one bathroom with bath and shower, large landing with library space and 1 double bedroom with ensuite, all with built in wardrobes. All bathrooms are beautifully tiled and have underfloor electric heating. All upstairs rooms have Velux skylights as well as traditional windows. Spray ecofoam insulation in attics. Insulated roof tiles.
The beautiful traditional pine fully fitted kitchen complements a spacious dining room. A utility room with storage, hot press, washing machine, tumble dryer and belfast sink and downstairs WC are off the hallway. A large sitting room, featuring a beautiful traditional moygara stone fireplace with Mulberry solid fuel stove fire. Oil fired central heating with outdoor Firebird boiler. Water is supplied from deep underground well, and is pumped by electric Monsoon pumps, large rapid recovery hot water cylinder. Satelite & Saorview TV. Downstairs has laminate flooring, and upstairs is carpeted. It has been fitted out with only the best of materials, and is fully insulated, re-wired and plumbed, with double glazing. Fully alarmed by Phonewatch. Extensive yard lighting.
Outside there is a patio area with barbeque and picnic benches. There is a large lawn which is ideal for kids to play on. There are also traditional stone sheds fully wired, with rebuilt stone walls around the garden, and a donkey shed in the field. The house is just under a kilometer from the main road, travelling on a recently renovated asphalt road.
Nearest village is Gurteen, with supermarket, traditional pubs and Michael Coleman Traditional Irish Music Centre. There are many historic cultural sites nearby, including12th century Moygara Castle, and the crannogs on Lough Gara. Ballaghaderreen is 7km and Boyle 10km. Carrick on Shannon is 20 minutes away with Tesco, Aldi and Lidl now open there. Sligo town is 35 minutes away, and Enniskillen not too much further on!
The house is 30 minutes drive from Ireland West Knock airport, 2 hours from Dublin Airport and 45 minutes from Sligo Airport at Strandhill.. Train stations are in Boyle and Ballymote, approx. 10km either way.
All furnishings can be included at extra negiotiable cost. Viewing of this superb property is a must. Call now for an appointment.
- Alarmed, fully insulated, PVC double glazed, oil heating, own deep well, large garden and driveway
- Amazing stonemason built fireplace with Mulberry stove, tiled and laminate floors
- Exclusive location, tastefully decorated to a very high standard incorporating original stone walls
- Situated on 2.5 acres totally private 1km from main road with stone outbuildings and donkey shed
- Complete renovation top to bottom in 2007 using only top quality materials and craftsmen.
Daft Property Shortcode:http://www.daft.ie/1647823
Date Entered/Renewed:15/7/2014 (14 days ago)
Map Legend:Exact location match
Nearby Areas:Mullaghroe, Gurteen, Monasteraden, Cuilmore, Culfadda
Auctioneers & Estate Agents near Gurteen...
Damien Mullaney Auctioneering - Ballymote
Cryan & Co - Ballymote
Leonard Estates - Tubbercurry
Gerard Clarke & Sons - Ballisodare
John Leyden & Sons Ltd. Auctioneers Valuers & Estate Agents - Ballisodare
D.M. Auctions Ltd - Sligo
Property Partners Mulholland - Sligo
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