Abbey House, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Y21Y2H5
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Abbey House, Templeshannon, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Y21Y2H5


5 Bed

2 Bath

315 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 315 m²
Kehoe & Associates are proud to present this truly unique property to market. ‘Abbey House’ is a magnificent period property nestled in the heart of Enniscorthy town. Steeped in history and offering a rare opportunity, this listed gem sits on a secluded 0.54 acre site, providing a tranquil retreat within the bustling town centre. Situated on the River Slaney, Enniscorthy Town occupies a central position within County Wexford. All amenities can be found conveniently in this area including primary and secondary schools, shops, bars, eateries, sports clubs, Enniscorthy Golf Club etc. Voted ‘Ireland’s Best Beach’ at the Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards 2024, Curracloe Beach is less than 30 minutes’ driving distance away. The M11 Motorway is less than 5 minutes’ drive from ‘Abbey House’ making south County Dublin easily accessible in 1 hour driving time. ‘Abbey House’ is a rare gem, offering discerning buyers an opportunity to own a piece of Enniscorthy's heart. Set on a private c. 0.54 acre site, this historic property exudes character and charm, with its grand façade and period features evoking a sense of bygone elegance. Enniscorthy town itself is steeped in history, and ‘Abbey House’ is no exception. As a listed property on the Record of Protected Structures in Wexford (PRS No. 15603175), it stands as a testament to the area's rich heritage, presenting its fortunate owners with a piece of local history. Internally, the property offers flexible living accommodation, providing ample space for both family living and entertaining. With extensive living space, incorporating 5 spacious bedrooms, living room, tv room, home office, kitchen, dining room, shower room, family bathroom and a most impressive sitting room, ‘Abbey House’ offers versatile options to suit your needs. Externally, the various outbuildings, serene gardens and sheltered courtyard area further enhance this magnificent property's appeal. While ‘Abbey House’ requires modernisation, its untapped potential presents an exciting canvas for those with a creative vision. With its town centre location and proximity to amenities, this property offers the perfect blend of convenience and tranquility, making it a truly unique offering in the market. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of Enniscorthy's history and create a home filled with character and charm. Contact us today to arrange a viewing and unlock the potential of ‘Abbey House’. ACCOMMODATION Ground Floor Entrance Hallway 4.14m x 1.78m 3.42m x 3.02m (max) Tiled floor, ceiling coving and centrepiece. Carpet floor and staircase to first floor. Living Room 7.25m x 4.12m (max) Carpet floor, ceiling coving, gas fireplace, window shuttering, storeroom and window overlooking front garden. TV Room 4.16m x 2.71m Carpet floor, ceiling coving, centrepiece, window shuttering, open fireplace with granite hearth window overlooking front garden. Home Office 4.04m x 2.96m Carpet floor, built-in storage unit and large window overlooking rear garden. Shower Room 1.89m x 1.22m Tiled floor, w.c., w.h.b., shower stall with Myra electric and tiled surround. Dining Room 5.97m x 3.70m Tiled floor, built-in storage unit, plumbed for dishwasher and open archway into: Kitchen 3.57m x 2.41m Tiled floor, floor and eye level units, Bosch electric double oven, electric hob with extractor fan, stainless steel sink, tiled splash back, plumbed for washing machine, door to rear garden and open archway into: Pantry 3.99m x 3.67m Lino floor and hotpress. Half Landing Return Sitting Room 8.06m x 6.23m Carpet floor, 4.5m high ceilings, feature open fireplace, ceiling coving, centrepiece and dual floor to ceiling windows overlooking rear garden with window shuttering. First Floor Landing Area 4.83m x 3.07m (max) Carpet floor and staircase to second floor. Bedroom 2 4.60m x 4.20m Carpet floor and window shuttering. Master Bedroom 5.63m x 4.08m Carpet floor, ceiling coving and window shuttering. Family Bathroom 4.02m x 3.04m Lino flooring, w.c., w.h.b., bath with tiled surround and shower stall with pump shower. Second Floor Bedroom 3 6.02m x 4.10m Carpet floor and window overlooking front garden. Bedroom 4 5.88m x 4.64m (max) Carpet floor and window overlooking front garden. Bedroom 5 3.64m x 3.33m Timber floor and built-in storage unit. Outside Extensive rear lawn Various outhouses Enclosed courtyard area c. 0.54 acre site Rear garden offers complete privacy Mature foliage and shrubbery Kerbside entrance Services Mains water Mains drainage O.F.C.H ESB Fibre broadband available Fully alarmed NOTE: We have been informed that this property qualifies for the Vacant Property Refurbishment Grant. DIRECTIONS: From Wexford: Take the N11 towards Enniscorthy. Continue onto the R772 into Enniscorthy Town. Cross the bridge and immediately turn right. Take the next right onto the R744, then keep left. Continue on the R744 for 200m and ‘Abbey House’ is on your right-hand side. From Dublin: Take the M11 towards Wexford and exit at junction 25 for Enniscorthy. At the roundabout, take the R744 signposted for Blackwater. At the next roundabout, take the second exit for Enniscorthy. Continue on the R744 into Enniscorthy Town for 3.1km and ‘Abbey House’ will be on your left-hand side

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Property Features

  • Located in the heart of Enniscorthy Town
  • 5-bedroom / 2-bathroom
  • Truly unique period property
  • Split level accommodation extending to c. 315 sq.m. / 3,390 sq.ft.
  • Exceptional opportunity
  • Untapped potential

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School NameSt Aidan's Parish SchoolDistance540mPupils870
School NameSt Senan's Primary SchoolDistance550mPupils432
School NameSt Patrick's Special SchoolDistance670mPupils153
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School NameSt. Mary's National SchoolDistance880mPupils63
School NameGaelscoil Inis CorthaidhDistance930mPupils176
School NameMarshalstown National SchoolDistance5.5kmPupils198
School NameDavidstown Primary SchoolDistance5.6kmPupils78
School NameGlenbrien National SchoolDistance6.2kmPupils94
School NameMonageer National SchoolDistance6.3kmPupils135
School NameCaim National SchoolDistance7.8kmPupils109
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School NameColáiste BrídeDistance390mPupils763
School NameSt Mary's C.b.s.Distance780mPupils754
School NameEnniscorthy Community CollegeDistance1.5kmPupils425
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School NameMeanscoil GharmanDistance4.3kmPupils228
School NameColáiste AbbáinDistance16.1kmPupils410
School NameBunclody Community CollegeDistance17.6kmPupils262
School NameF.c.j. Secondary SchoolDistance17.8kmPupils1007
School NameLoreto Secondary SchoolDistance18.8kmPupils906
School NameColáiste An ÁthaDistance18.9kmPupils352
School NameSelskar College (coláiste Sheilscire)Distance19.3kmPupils374
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