Convent of Mercy, Lower Southknock, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Y34EH30
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Convent of Mercy, Lower Southknock, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Y34EH30


10 Bed

5 Bath



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
P N O’Gorman Auctioneers are delighted to present the sale of a most impressive detached residence at Lower Southknock, New Ross which comes to the open market for the first time since it was built in the late 1960s by the highly regarded builder Michael J Rossiter as his family home. The substantial two storey residence which extends to c.350sq m occupies both an enviable and elevated position with westerly views across New Ross & River Barrow in this established and sought after residential area of town. The property which has been adapted and extended to provide accommodation for the Sisters of Mercy Order offers generously proportioned living accommodation and could easily be re-configured into a single family home. The elegant living space briefly comprises of an entrance hall, 5/ 6 reception rooms, offices and 10 bedrooms (two with en-suite shower rooms) and 3 shower rooms. Mature and well stocked gardens surround the property. Lower Southknock is ideally located within walking distance of all amenities. Accommodation: Entrance Porch Entrance Hall with Feature Curved Staircase Sitting room 3.8m x 3m Bedroom 1. 3.3m x 3m Shower room 3.3m x 2m Sittingroom 6.4m x 4.8m with fireplace Diningroom 5.6m x 4.2m Kitchen 3.9m x 3.7m with range of fitted units Utility room 4.6m x 3.6m (including hotpress and guest w.c.) Sittingroom 6m x 3.5m Sittingroom 6.3m x 3.5m Office 4.5m 2.3m Utility/ workshop 4.6m x 3m First Floor Spacious landing with door to west facing balcony Office 2.9m x 2.5m Bedroom 2. 3.7m x 3m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 3. 4.1 x 2.4m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 4. 3.7m x 2.7m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 5. 3.7m x 2.7m with fitted wardrobes and en-suite shower room 2.7m x 1.4m Bathroom 2.3m x 2.3m Bedroom 6. 4.1m x 3.6m with fitted wardrobes and en-suite shower room 2.3m x 2m Shower room 2.7m x 2.3m Bedroom 7. 4.1m x 2.9m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 8. 4.1m x 2.9m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 9. 4.4m x 3m with fitted wardrobes Bedroom 10. 3m x 2.5m doors to west facing balcony OUTSIDE: Ample off street car parking, mature gardens surround the property. SERVICES: All mains services, oil fired central heating, alarm. BER: E1 No 117058743 EIRCODE: Y34EH30 VIEWING: By prior appointment

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Property Features

  • An Exceptionally Well Located Detached Residence With Enormous Scope
  • Extensive Living Accommodation of c. 350sq m
  • Prime Residential Area of Town
  • Mature & Well Stocked Gardens

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School NameChristian Brothers Secondary SchoolDistance1.0kmPupils399
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School NameDuiske CollegeDistance16.7kmPupils153
School NameAbbey Community CollegeDistance17.4kmPupils988
School NameWaterpark CollegeDistance18.3kmPupils551
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  • Parking
  • Alarm
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

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BER No: 117058743





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