Within walking distance of the famous Lismore Castle and the local golf club is this charming historic house, The Grey House at Ballyin Gardens. Open the door and enter through the courtyard to the main entrance of the house which overlooks the Blackwater River and the six acres of mature gardens, a delight for any garden enthusiast. Graciously appointed rooms with antique and contemporary furnishings are comfortable and luxurious, featuring the added convenience of both satellite television and WiFi internet access. Stroll down the enchanting garden paths; have a picnic by the rivers edge; fish in one of Ireland's premier salmon rivers; explore Lismore, a unique Irish Heritage Town, and the many historic houses and gardens in the Blackwater Valley. Shopping, dining and golf are within easy access; beaches are a short drive away. Owner managed and professionally maintained.
Activities: The Blackwater River is one of Ireland's premier salmon fishing rivers. Lismore is a Heritage Town that has received many awards for its scenic beauty; here you will also find wonderful pubs, antique shops, cafes and grocery stores. Many historic sites such as Lismore Castle, St. Carthage's Cathedral , The Towers and Lady Louisa's Walk are just down the road from the Grey House. Award-winning restaurants and pubs in Dungarven, Youghal and Cork,as well as the beautiful rustic beaches of Armore, Whiting Bay and Goat Island, are all just a short drive from Lismore. Golf is available just a two minute walk from the house at the Lismore Golf Club or at 10 or so other golf courses in the area.
Any garden enthusiast or anyone with a poetic soul will love the Grey House. It has everything anyone could ever want to be comfortable and more. The setting is so inspirint and the location is quite central to explore southern Ireland, with its hidden architectural and botanical wonders.
Other Activities: Garden and Historic House Tours