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The Cottage, Killawalla, Westport, Co. Mayo

2 Bed

2 Bath

104 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 104 m²
This charming traditional thatched cottage has recently been renovated and extended to an excellent standard to provide a countryside retreat with modern comforts. The cottage has been sympathetically refurbished both internally and externally including renewal of the thatch roof. The internal decor of the original cottage section includes painted pine clad vaulted ceilings, traditional style rough plasterwork and feature stone fireplace. The floor area extends to approximately 103.7 sq m/1,116 sq ft. A half-door opens into the cottage section of the property which comprises of the living room, two double bedrooms (one en-suite), shower room and a large mezzanine room which offers potential for a number of uses. To the rear, a modern extension holds the bright and spacious kitchen/ dining/ sitting room. A mini-cottage to the front of the property offers potential for refurbishment to a home office or studio rental unit. There is also an additional outbuilding to the side. The good sized gardens have been attractively landscaped with lawn areas, raised stone fronted flowerbeds and gravel paths and parking area. To the front of the property are countryside, mountain and distant lake views. Killawalla is a peaceful countryside village yet is conveniently located just a 10 minute drive from Westport and 15 minutes from Castlebar. The village s amenities include primary school, preschool, church, pub/shop and community centre. Galway city is 60 km distance and Knock International airport is a 40 minute drive. Living Room 4.5m x 3.77m. Half door, slate tiled floor, solid fuel stove, feature rough plasterwork, tongue & groove timber clad ceiling Bedroom One 3.8m x 3.52m. Slate floor, tongue & groove ceiling, curtains Shower Room 1.8m x 1.75m. Fully tiled, shower, wc, whb, tongue & groove ceiling Bedroom Two 3.8m x 2.7m. Slate floor, tongue & groove ceiling, curtains En-Suite 1.79m x 1.77m. Fully tiled, shower, wc, whb, tongue & groove ceiling Mezzanine 4.3m x 3.5m & 4.7m x 1.4m. Overlooking living room, ideal office or children s den, carpeted, storage, curtains Back Hallway 3.7m x 0.92m. Oak laminate floor, built in units with space for washing machine and dryer Kitchen/Dining/Sitting Room 8.7m x 3.65m. Spacious and bright open plan room in the new extension, oak laminate floor, fitted ivory foil kitchen with Iroko timber effect countertops, integrated oven, hob, dishwasher and fridge freezer, larder unit, LED spotlights, patio doors to back garden, curtains ADDITIONAL BUILDINGS Mini Cottage 4.3m x 3.6m. Electricity, suitable for refurbishment Outbuilding 3.7m x 3.2m. Electricity, oil heating boiler, water tank and pressure system DIRECTIONS: From Westport town take Altamount Street heading towards Ballinrobe/Galway, continue for approximately 12 km, in Killawalla Village turn right, and the property is on the right after 200 metres
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Property Features

  • Beautifully restored and extended traditional cottage
  • Oil fired central heating
  • High speed fibre broadband connected
  • Attractively landscaped gardens
  • Mini-cottage and outbuilding with redevelopment potential
  • Walking distance of village amenities including primary school

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BER Details


BER No: 114296221

Energy Performance Indicator: 393.27 kWh/m2/yr





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