- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
Located on the world renowned Sky Road, Clifden, this 3 bedroom property sits on an elevated site enjoying excellent views of the history gates to Clifden Castle, rolling green fields and Atlantic Ocean. Bright and spacious throughout, the property is presented in turnkey condition. The grounds are well maintained, with a tarmacadam drive way, and ample parking. There is a convenient double garage connected to power with a toilet and freezer facilities.
A spacious sitting room to the front of the house makes the most of the surrounding landscape with two large windows. There is a kitchen/dining room to the rear of the property with lots of storage and fitted cabinets. A light filled dining room to the front of the house could easily be used as a home office or a fourth bedroom. Two of the bedrooms are en-suite and there is also a main bathroom, with bath. Considerable works have been done to the property over recent years to improve overall energy efficiency.
This property enjoys an attractive position on the Wild Atlantic Way, a short distance from Clifden town and walking distance to Clifden beach.
An opportunity not to be missed!
Water: local supply
Heating: oil fired central heating
Sewage: septic tank
Turn key condition
Idyllic, large, private site
Excellent location close to Clifden town
Clifden, with it€TM wonderful array of hotels, shops, bars and restaurants and the renowned Arts Festival, is only a 4 minute drive away.
Ballyconneely, with its numerous white sandy beaches is just a 10 minute drive from the house. Roundstone is a 25 minute drive along spectacular coastline and scenery.
Letterfrack is a 15-minute drive from the property, and is a very busy little village with three pubs, a lovely restaurant, and a very well stocked supermarket. Letterfrack hosts a number of small festivals during the year €" the most notable being Sea Week in October which is a celebration of all things maritime and includes walks, talks, exhibitions, and some very fine traditional music, and Bog Week in May which celebrates the local flora and fauna and again attracts many fine musicians, lecturers and poets. The furniture college in Letterfrack turns out some fine woodworkers and every year puts on an exhibition of the best work of the graduating class.
The village of Tullycross is an easy drive from the house and boasts two pubs and the Maol Rae hotel which serves lunches and dinners.
The Connemara National Park is just across the road from Letterfrack and provides a selection of lovely walks from wooded to mountainside, including one to the top of Diamond Hill. Staff at the park run activities for children during the summer months and the information centre gives a good history of the area.
Kylemore Abbey and Gardens is also just a 25-minute drive from the house. The Abbey is currently host to students from the famous Notre Dame University, but the spectacular and historic building on the edge of Kylemore Lake is open to the public and the grounds provide lovely lakeside walks. There is an extensive shop and coffee shop catering to tourists. The old walled Victorian gardens, which have been restored and refurbished, display a great variety of plants and trees and bring one back to another era.
Other things to do and see in the area:
Many lovely beaches within a 5 to 15 minute drive- Ross Beach, Omey Island, Rossadillisk, The White Strand, Lettergesh, Glassilaun.
Killary Harbour and marvelous Leenane with its bars, restaurants and shops
Little Killary adventure centre €" providing a huge range
of outdoor activities for children and adults. It is the site of The Misunderstood Herron-a world famous coffee stop
Scuba dive west €" for experienced divers or beginners
they provide courses and trips for every level.
Hill walking in the Twelve Bens and Maumturks
Salmon and trout fishing at various locations with local guides
Horse riding in Tully village
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property only and are in no way guaranteed, nor do they form part of any contract. They are issued on the express condition that all negotiations are conducted through Matt O€TMullivan Ltd. All properties are offered subject to contract and to being unsold.
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