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Knockadreet, Ashford, Co. Wicklow

Price on Application SALE AGREED
Agricultural Land For Sale | 114.00 acres (46.13 hectares).
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  • Auction Location: The Glenview Hotel, Glen Of The Downs, Co. Wicklow

Sale agreed date: 17 July 2018

Property Description:

Excellent C. 114 Acre Residential Farm With Extensive Range Of Sheds & Outbuildings For Sale By Public Auction On Friday 29th September 2017 At 2pm In The Glenview Hotel, Glen Of The Downs, Co. Wicklow (In 1 Or 2 Lots)

The property is situated in a scenic part of north east Co. Wicklow with panoramic views of the Wicklow mountains and surrounding countryside.

The holding is 8 km west of the M11 and Ashford, 6 km from Newtownmountkennedy and 7km from the picturesque village of Roundwood, all three having a good selection of shops, schools and amenities. It is just over half an hour's drive to the south of Dublin city.
For the outdoor enthusiast, the area has plenty to offer with many popular tourist attractions close by such as the beautiful Glendalough with exquisite walks, lakes and restaurants. Excellent fishing and water pursuits are also available at the nearby Vartry Reservoir and Lough Dan.

The farm is accessed via electric security gates with the farmhouse, yards and buildings located centrally on the holding which is accessed over a hard core private laneway. The residence is a single storey stone built structure, in need of complete renovation. Accommodation, totalling 116 sq.m., includes entrance porch, dining room, back kitchen, living room, two bedrooms and a bathroom. Services to the property include septic tank, private well and electricity. The property is south facing with the land laid out in a number of suitable divisions, all of which are currently in grass.

A natural water course in the form of the Vartry River flows through the centre of the farm, this water course divides the farm into two separate townlands with the majority of the lands, c. 72 acres with yards and out-buildings in Knockadreet and the remaining c. 42 acres located across the river in the townland of Tomriland, Roundwood, this land has a separate access point from the public road and also has the benefit of a cattle crush and handling facility.

The lands have been well farmed for a long number of years and are in good state of fertility. Over the years it has been used for sheep and beef production and has produced prize winning beef cattle in both local and national shows. The farmyard is located in the centre of the farm, providing easy access to all paddocks which facilitates the movement of cattle without having to negotiate the public road, making the holding ideal for dairy farm use. The farm has extensive yards and large range of accommodation for cattle, fodder and machinery and an excellent range of sheds and outbuildings to include:

 State of the Art eight years old slatted shed 30m x 23m with eighteen slatted pens
(all with rubber mats) and large central feeding passage. External feeding passages on
either side of the shed and it has accommodation for 300 young cattle or 200 beef cattle.
 Adjacent to the shed there is a large uncovered silage slab as well as a new 16 tonne meal
Bin with electric auger.
 A 3 span x 7m round roof shed with a 3 span x 5m lean to and a 3 span x 10m lean to
 A 3 span x 6m loose cattle shed with feeding area
 A covered silage pit 3 spans x 7m with a 2 span lean to
 Two four span x 8m round roof sheds with a 2 span lean to
 A lofted shed 15m x 9m, fully enclosed
 A fully enclosed storage shed 7m x 10m
 A concrete built garage 9m x 4.2m
 A cattle handling pen and crush and a range of concrete open yards.

All the buildings have the benefit of water and electricity supplied to them.
Some of the sheds would be ideal for conversation to stables, if required.

The property will be offered for sale in the following Lots:

Lot 1: C: 72 Acres With Yards and Outbuildings
Lot 2: C: 42 Acres With Handling Facility

From Ashford take the R763 Glendalough road, proceed 6 km turning right at the L5072 signposted for Newtownmountkennedy, proceed c. 1 km take first left (stone with Boleynass Upper on it), proceed 800 meters and entrance on the left hand side.

Legal: Eddie O'Beirne, Cullen Tyrrell & O'Beirne, 3 Prince Of Wales Terrace, Bray, Co. Wicklow.

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Date Entered/Renewed:

3/7/2018 (45 days ago)

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