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Yew Tree Lodge, Callan, Co. Kilkenny

€230,000 SALE AGREED
Detached House | 4 Beds | 2 Baths
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Property Overview:

  • For Sale by Private Treaty

Sale agreed date: 09 February 2018

Overall Floor Area: 331 Sq. Metres (3,563 Sq. Feet)

Property Description:

Yew Tree Lodge is a magnificent period residence which dates back to the mid 17th century. The house is accessed via a wonderful front door with pedimented doorcase which incorporates a fanlight. The central entrance hall has some lovely features including an ornate centerpiece and coving, frome here, there is access to both reception rooms. On the left hand side is the living room which has a large window to the front with working shutters, there is an attractive fireplace with a stove in place. The sitting room has similar proportions to the living room and also has a window to the front and a solid fuel stove fitted in the fireplace. A central hall provides access to the kitchen at the rear of the property. The central hall has wainscoting to one wall and there is access to a room under the stairs. The area under the stairs reveals some of the original wattle and daub wall from when the house was constructed. At the rear of the house there is a ground floor toilet which has recently been refurbished and the kitchen / dining area. The kitchen has also been tastefully refurbished and incorporated integrated appliances within a fitted kitchen which is made from solid wood (cherry wood).

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms. The main bedroom is spacious and has a wonderful marble fireplace as well as two doors of storage / wardrobe space. There are exposed floorboards in this room. The two other bedrooms on this floor have carpets and will take double beds. From the landing there is a glazed panel door which gives access a second flight of stairs and the second floor. The second floor has been totally renovated in the recent past. The second floor landing is spacious and could be used as an office or study area. There is a large bathroom with exposed timber floor, wainscoting to one wall and a velux window in the roof. The traditional bathroom suite has been chosen to fit the overall style of the house. Finally, there is a large bedroom on the second floor, again with exposed floorboards and velux window to the rear. The magnificent beams have been exposed on the second floor which adds to the overall character of the property.
From the back of the property is a separate door which leads to the old servants quarters. This section of the house comprises of two rooms on the ground floor and four rooms on the first floor. One of the first floor rooms was has water and waste facilities as it was previously used as a bathroom. At the rear of the house is a very large walled garden. This garden has vehicular access via the lane that runs to the side of the house. The garden has an extensive lawn with mature shrubs, trees and stone beds. At the end of the garden is arguably the most spectacular view within the town, as the property looks directly across the Kings river onto the Abbey Meadow and the ruins of the Augustinian Friary.


Entrance Hall - 3.4m x 2.1m Solid timber floor, fanlight above entrance door, coving and centerpiece. Dado rail.
Living room - 4.0m x 5.0m Timber floor, windoe to front of property with working shutters, fireplace with solid fuel stove (15kw Nestor Martin), coving and cupboard to the left of the fireplace.
Sitting room - 5.0m x 4.73m Solid floor, window to front with working shutters. Solid fuel stove (15kw Nestor Martin), coving and cupboard to right of fireplace.
Central hall - Original flagstone floor, wainscoting to one wall and access to under-stairs room. The large storage room under the stairs has exposed wattle and daub walls.
WC - 1.3m x 1.6m Stylish tiles to the floor, wainscoting to the walls and modern wc and wash hand basin and unit. Window to the rear.
Kitchen / dining - 4.65m x 2.65m Stylish floor tiles, recently renovated kitchen with solid timber (cherry wood), shaker style units. Good work surface, integrated appliances which include a dishwasher, electric hob and double oven. Rear door to garden.
Landing - 3.6m x 2.0m Carpeted. Central window with shutters and window seat.
Bedroom 1 - 5.0m x 4.73m Spacious double room with exposed floorboards and marble fireplace. There is a door on either side of the fireplace with access to storage / wardrobe. Window to the front of the property.
Bedroom 3 - 6.7m x 2.3m Double bedroom with carpet floor cover and window to the side of the house. Picture rail.
Bedroom 4 - 5.1m x 2.3m Double bedroom, duel aspect with large window to front of the house.
Bathroom - 4.7m x 3.7m Centrally located, free standing bath, whb and wc. Wainscoting to one wall. Exposed floorboards and beams. Recently renovated.
Landing - 3.7m x 4.8m Large area which is carpeted and could be used as an office.
Bedroom 2 - 4.7m x 4.7m Large double bedroom which has been recently bee renovated. Exposed floorboards and exposed beams.
Servants Quarters - This area has a separate entrance door and hallway. Consists of:
Hall: 0.9m x 3.2m
Living room: 3.2m x 3.6m
Bedroom 1: 3.6m x 1.8m
Bedroom 2: 2.8m x 3.3m
Bedroom 3: 1.7m x 4.1m
Bedroom 4: 2.6m x 2.4m

From the central crossroads in Callan, travel alon Mill street for circa 150 meters and the residence is on the left hand side.


  • Stunning view of the Augustinian Friary.
  • River frontage at the end of the garden.
  • Spacious living area with original features.
  • Large
  • Vehicular access to garden.
  • Large rear garden and yard.
  • Recently refurbished.
  • Property is in excellent condition.
  • Residence date back to 1650's


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Yew Tree Lodge, Callan, Co. Kilkenny

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Property price history

€230,000 First Listed Oct 18, 2017

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