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The Old School House, Blackwater, Kenmare, Co. Kerry, V93 Y3F8

Detached House | 5 Beds | 3 Baths
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  • For Sale by Private Treaty
Overall Floor Area: 260.1 Sq. Metres (2,800 Sq. Feet)

Property Description:

The Munster Property Auction in partnership with William Hennigan Auctioneer. The old school house Balckwater formerly Direendaragh primary school (est 1845) steeped in history and restored retaining the unique character of the property and old world charm. The bespoke hand crafted kitchen and furniture, original pitch pine floors, pine ceiling, Belfast sink, solid fuel stove and architecturally designed large cathedral style windows capturing the natural westerly aspect sunlight further enhances the attractiveness of this unique and fine property located just of the Ring of Kerry road close to tourist town of Kenmare the picturesque village of Sneem. Coss strand sandy beach, Blackwater pier for water sports, the salmon rich Blackwater fishing river, Lough Brin lake and 30 minutes drive to Killarney town Ireland's premier tourist destination. The mature trees and shrubs and tropical plants, fruit trees combined with polytunnel growing broccoli, spinach, herbs and a range of organic vegetables in harmony with nature. The property has huge potential as a family home, retirement property and offers prospective purchasers huge potential for Air B&B family style guest accommodation business.

Accommodation: Spacious living room/dining room, adjoining sun lounge conservatory with scenic views, spacious kitchen featuring large kitchen island and Belfast sink, 5 bedrooms (one ensuite), separate bathroom (ideal for Air B&B), oil fired central heating system with zoned temperature controls, satellite wifi.

The tranquillity and privacy of this property needs to be viewed to be fully appreciated. Located close proximity to the Blackwater Tavern Pub, shop, post office, petrol station.

Please Contact Hennigan Auctioneers on 064-6634582/087-2354416 or Munster Property Auction.


  • Parking
  • Wired for Cable Television
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

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25/5/2018 (yesterday morning)

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The Old School House, Blackwater, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

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Property price history

€385,000 First Listed May 02, 2018

Residential Property Price Register - Sold in this area

Mucksna, Kenmare, Co. Kerry €321,205 | 14/05/18 | New Dwelling House/Apartment SOLD
4 Oaklands, Dromneavane, Kenmare, Co. Kerry €257,500 | 03/05/18 | Second-Hand Dwelling House/Apartment SOLD
12 Oakwood Manor, Kenmare, Co. Kerry €259,000 | 30/04/18 | Semi-Detached House | 3 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms SOLD
21 Kenmare Holiday Village, Gortamullen, Kenmare, Co. Kerry €150,000 | 30/04/18 | Second-Hand Dwelling House/Apartment SOLD
Fairy Lawn, Currabeg Ashgrove, Kenmare, Co. Kerry €185,000 | 16/04/18 | Second-Hand Dwelling House/Apartment SOLD

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The Old School House, Blackwater, Kenmare, Co. Kerry