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The Monastery, Garranlahan More, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon

4 Bed

3 Bath

3 ac



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 3 ac
Sherry FitzGerald P. Burke is delighted to bring to the market this renovated Franciscan Monastery (built 1849 through 1851) located in the picturesque village of Granlahan. There have been many upgrades (electrical, plumbing & heating) and renovations to the property but these have been done with a deliberate choice to blend new with the old to create a warm, welcoming, comfortable home. The property has very spacious accommodation and that along with excellent Kitchen facilities and large Dining Room make the property ideal for entertaining. Set on a beautiful blend of mature trees with giant copper beech, evergreen oak, horse chestnut, beech ornamental cherry and additional newer plantings of trees, hedges, fruit trees and flower beds the property consists of the main building and side buildings. The house with its lovely windows filling it with natural light throughout the day and views of the park like setting contains: 4 large bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, living room with 2 high efficient fireplaces flanking a window overlooking the chapel, large sitting room/office, mezzanine area, library, kitchen, dining room, large multipurpose room and the chapel room. The master bedroom suite is made up of a large bedroom overlooking front gardens with original fireplace, dressing room and an updated bathroom. The outbuildings contain large turf, wood and storage shed, the orangery restored 2020 and the original cottage building (restoration work just started) The property is located close to all amenities and viewings are by appointment only. Living Room 7.68m x 6.46m. Solid Pine Flooring with Original Exposed limestone, 2 Stove King insert installed 2013. Master Bedroom 4.90m x 4.86m. Exposed Stone Feature Wall with Original Fireplace and Beautiful Views of the mature garden. Dressing Room 3.61m x 3.11m. Just off the Master this large Dressing Room is Tastefully Decorated and leads into En-Suite En-Suite 3.18m x 2.39m. Vanity Unit and Bathtub overlooking Manicured Gardens Office/Family Room 6.18m x 5.40m. Solid Pine Flooring with Feature Bookshelf Wall Bedroom 2 3.72m x 2.54m. Solid Pine Flooring, Double Bedroom Bedroom 3 3.72m x 2.43m. Solid Pine Flooring, Double Bedroom Downstairs Bathroom 2.50m x 2.45m. Newly Renovated, tiled flooring, glass wet room Mezzanine 6.18m x 5.56m. Private Reading Space Tastefully Decorated (Low Headspace) Upstairs Bathroom 4.03m x 2.32m. Renovated, Bright and Modern, Toilet and Sink Main Floor Dining Room 5.12m x 4.16m. Large Open Space Ideal for Entertaining, Tiled to Blend in with Original Tiling Hallway 7.12m x 6.18m. Original Mosaic from the 1800 s, bright and spacious leading down to the Kitchen and Dining Area Kitchen 6.18m x 5.19m. Custom Designed Kitchen Coupled with Neff Appliances, Antique Solid Fuel Stove, Mosaic Flooring and Tiled Backsplash, Chandelier Light Fitting. Bedroom 4 4.74m x 4.53m. Large Queen Size Bedroom with High Efficiency Stove, Solid Pine Flooring Library 4.72m x 1.68m. Fully Fitted Shelving Leading Down to Chapel with Window Seat Laundry/Sewing Room 4.58m x 4.41m. Stone Flooring, Bright and Spacious, Boiler Room off with high efficiency boiler installed in 2015 and serviced in 2021 Chapel 14.12m x 4.78m. Added to the Monastery in c. 1912 this wonderful double high ceiling space is Ideal for Entertaining and Music and Balcony Balcony 2.64m x 4.78m. Accessed by Iron cast Spiral Stairs, Overlooking the Chapel Below, White Oak Flooring Store 2.50m x 2.50m. DIRECTIONS: Leaving Ballinlough proceed for approximately 4km and entering the village of Granlahan the Monastery is opposite the Primary School. Eircode F45 NW90
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Property Features

  • Manicured c. 3 Acre fully fenced Site
  • Extensive Renovating done
  • No. 4 Large Bedrooms
  • High Efficiency Stoves
  • Chapel with reclaimed white oak flooring, high efficiency stove
  • O.F.C.H
  • Original Mosaic tile flooring on main flooring
  • Solid plank flooring on all second flooring
  • 1 hour drive to Galway City, Westport, Sligo, Athlone
  • 2 hour drive to Dublin City

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BER No: 103367876

Energy Performance Indicator: 492.77 kWh/m2/yr





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Padraig Burke

090 6627200
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