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Ballycumber, Clara, Co. Offaly

5 Bed

3 Bath



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
Kearney Auctioneers are excited to present to the market this lovely four-bedroom residence on a large private landscaped site extending to circa 0.8 acres. This substantial country home boasts generously proportioned and free-flowing accommodation over two floors that extends to c. 225 sq m (2420 sq ft). Less than a 2-minute stroll from Ballycumber Village the house is afforded considerable privacy by the mature trees and hedgerow framing the property. The house is approached via a private entrance and gravel driveway. Entering the home one is immediately struck by a warm entrance hall and its eclectic ambiance. A well-proportioned main reception room, kitchen, and living room lead from the hall. The sitting room enjoys a dual aspect, borrowing light from the adjoining conservatory that overlooks the rear garden. Double doors lead to a large open-plan kitchen. The utility room with pedestrian access to the rear garden and guest w.c. are both located next to the kitchen. Upstairs a central landing provides access to 4 generous-sized bedrooms (Main ensuite) and a family bathroom. The property is further enhanced with a side annex, former home to the Post Office in Ballycumber and while presently not in use, it could easily be converted to a large 1 bedroom apartment to produce an element of income if required. Outside the grounds are landscaped, a beautifully formed arch belies the secret garden beyond, offering pure escapism and complete privacy. Constructed in the mid-1980s, the house is heated by way of a solid fuel cooker, a solid fuel boiler, and an open fireplace in the sitting room. Outside a large detached garage provides ample parking and extra storage for garden equipment. There is ample parking for several cars to the front and side. Ballycumber is centrally located in Ireland's Hidden Heartlands, a 15-minute drive from both Tullamore, Moate, and Exit 6 off the M6 Motorway. The M50 roundabout is approximately one hour away. A wide variety of recreational and leisure facilities are all within driving distance. Excellent National and Secondary Schools are close by in both Boher and Clara. Athlone's the Technical University of The Shannon is a twenty-minute drive. Viewing is highly recommended. Hallway: 3.8m x 2.5m. Welcoming hallway, stairs, carpet floors, access to a sitting room, living room & kitchen. Sitting Room: 5.4m x 4.3m. Bright spacious room with a feature marble and timber fireplace, a picture window overlooking the front garden, double doors leading to the conservatory, and a further set of double doors opening to the kitchen. Carpet floors. Conservatory: 4.5m x 4.1m. Hardwood conservatory bright light-filled room with window aspect on three sides, overlooks the rear garden, tiled floor. Living Room: 4.2 x 3.8m. Family room with picture window overlooking the front garden. Solid fuel stove, semi-solid flooring. Kitchen/Dining Room: 7m x 3.7m. Open plan kitchen/dining room, fitted kitchen units, oven, dishwasher, hob, extractor fan, double sink, ample storage, And large picture windows overlook the rear garden and flood this area with light throughout the day. A solid fuel range provides heating and hot water throughout the house. Utility Room: 4.2m x 2.4m. Plumbed for washing machine, base units, sink, pedestrian back door. Guest W.C: 2.4m x 0.9m. WHB & WC. Landing: 4.6m x 2.4m. Bright landing with access to all bedrooms, carpet flooring, and a picture window overlooking the front garden. Bedroom 1: 4.3m x 3.9m. A large spacious light-filled bedroom with an entire wall of fitted wardrobes Green fields frame the view through the picture window overlooking the rear garden. hardwood flooring. Ensuite: 2.6m x 0.9m. Fully tiled shower cubicle, WHB & WC. Bedroom 2: 3.7m x 3.65m. Double bedroom with window overlooking the rear garden. Ample fitted wardrobes, and hardwood flooring. Bedroom 3: 4.3m x 3.7m. Double bedroom with picture window overlooking the front garden. Fitted wardrobes, carpet floor. Bedroom 4: 5.4m x 4.6m. Spacious twin room overlooking the front garden, fitted wardrobe, carpet floor. Family Bathroom: 2.65m x 2.45m. Partially tiled walls, bath with shower over, WHB & WC. Airing Cupboard. Spacious hot-press with several slatted shelves.
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