The House is set off a picturesque rural village, through winding driveway with garden views and pastures which has river running alongside.. Furnished mostly with antique furniture & Curios, and has 8 Bedrooms, four bedrooms have bathroom ensuite.
Period features,Three large reception Rooms,Two dining rooms,Separate Kitchen,
Basement Bar & snug & snooker table.Wine Cellar,
8 lge Double Rooms (four have large bathroom ensuite) Ad
Sky Satellite TV, Internet,
cctv /automated security gate entrance. 15 mins drive to:-
Lakes with boat hire fishing,personal gillie, walking ways,
Outdoor Adventure centre canoeing distillery tours, choice of golf,,castle tours,tennis,bowling,
paintballing, clayshooting, historic sites,Hunting,
Leisure/ centre nearby.Equestrian( all levels)
Relaxed Lakeshore trekking.
Site in the Lake County of Ireland.
River Walks on Site.
Walk to Old Irish Village Pub.
This is a lovely 18th century Period House set off a picturesque rural village with its old mill house and stone bridge at its heart. From as ealy as the 1700s there was a thriving Milling Industry here. It has the distinction of being the first village in Ireland to have street Lighting which was produced by methane gas from a fermentation like process.
The House was designed by Jonathan Skipton Mulvanney and is included in some Irish Architectural Books & Architectural archives. There is much history,stories and strong historical ties to the local distillery and Milling History and guest can aquaint themselves with this history of a night by one of the log fires. There is an array of antiques which tell of an era about the house
Interior & Grounds!
The listed entrance gates open to a winding entrance driveway through appox 2 acres of private gardens with mature trees, fountain & walkways. The house overlooks approx 50 acres of private grounds with river running alongside. Most Rooms have double aspect large windows with commanding views over the grounds. There is an array of fine antique furniture throughout the house including grandfather and grandmother clocks & antique curious. The house sleeps 16, with 8 large bedrooms which includes one family room (4 are ensuite) & guest toilet. There are two large reception rooms on the ground floor with triple aspect large windows with commanding views of the gardens, both have large marble period fireplaces with overmantles and antique furniture. There is a separate kitchen with cosy aga, reclaimed timber floor, double aspect windows with great views & brass old world chandelier creates a romantic setting.The house boasts a large basement which has a cosy bar & snug, dart board and tv. The games room has mini gym, large snooker table which converts to banquet table. There is a large reading room in basement which has huge stone fireplace and antiques.
Local Leisure Activities (within 5/20 mins Drive)
Championship Golf Courses
Pitch & Put Course
Many Local Lakes, Gillie Hire, Fishing,
Spa & Leisure in Period Estate House
Museum & Distillery Tours
Golf Driving Range
Leisure Centre, Newly Opened.
Shopping Centres & Beauty Salons