- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 236 m²
ODonnellan & Joyce Auctioneers are delighted to offer for sale this wonderful, detached residence situated on a large, mature landscaped site - of which formed part of the famous Lorna MacMahon ’Ardcarraig Garden’.
Located in the popular Oranswell, Bushypark area between Galway City and the village of Moycullen, Ardcarraig is a beautiful, detached property with ample living and reception space.
The property was originally constructed c. 1968 and has been extended to offer a large home which soaks in the sunshine on all sides and offers a wonderful family home environment.
The unique layout of double sized reception rooms with extra-large windows makes the home feel bright and airy throughout, however the property would benefit from modernisation and upgrading internally.
’Ardcarraig’ offers a fully fitted kitchen area with adjacent breakfast bar, flooded with natural light. An adjoining lounge and dining area with feature curved walls, leads to a private patio area situated on the south side of the property.
The large living room offers an ideal lounge space which benefits from ample natural light and overlooks part of the much-acclaimed ’Ardcarraig Garden’ which features ornamental grasses, exotic plants and shrubbery surrounding the pea-gravelled driveway.
’Ardcarraig’ offers lots of bedroom space throughout with five possible bedrooms over two stories. All rooms offer space & storage, whilst the main bedroom has an en-suite.
There is a study/office overlooking the gardens and contains a staircase to the first floor attic space, with a dark room for photographic development, a WC and two additional rooms. The main family bathroom completes the internal living space.
Lough Corrib and the local woodlands give a picture-perfect postcard view from the first floor of this home and future development would yield a very tasteful outcome, should one have the appetite to modernise or redevelop this property.
The property avails of its own garage which is adjacent & accessible via the property through the utility room. This could offer further potential for further living space (subject to planning permission).
’Ardcarraig’ is situated on a site of approx. 0.36 hectares/ 0.88 acres and offers off-street parking around the property. Part of the famous ’Lorna MacMahon Ardcarraig Garden’ are situated within the folio and comprise of a variety of trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses and heathers which are colourful and create a wonderfully tranquil setting surrounding this home.
A short stroll through the gardens in the fresh air and sunshine relaxes the mind. The sound of birds and undisturbed nature that surrounds the home creates a very private and tranquil setting.
To the rear of the property, the full-sized tennis court has been utilised as a herb garden in recent years and is a sun trap on the beautifully landscaped perimeter.
Ardcarraig is situated approximately 5km from Galway City and both NUIG and UCHG are easily accessible from the property. The area offers a quiet setting whilst still being within close proximity to all amenities.
The area is popular for its large, detached homes offering views over Lough Corrib and the wooded landscape in between.
Ardcarraig is an exceptional home that would prove to be the perfect family residence given the ample accommodation and excellent location. The property would benefit from modernisation internally but given its size, the potential is limitless.
Viewing of this wonderful home is highly recommended as words cannot do it justice.
For further details, please contact Aaron OReilly of ODonnellan & Joyce Auctioneers.
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NOTE: These particulars are not to be considered a formal offer. They are for information only and give a general idea of the property. They are not to be taken as forming any part of a resulting contract, nor to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. Whilst every care is taken in their preparation, neither ODonnellan & Joyce Auctioneers nor the vendor accept any liability as to their accuracy. Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars. No person in the employment of ODonnellan & Joyce Auctioneers has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.
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