Category: Manor Houses
Location: Clare, IrelandClick Here for detailed information on Ireland)
Price: 405.000 EUROS
Situated on the Loop Head peninsula is this two storey spacious Georgian manor house which was originally built in 1753 and has been substantially renovated over the last 10 years with works ongoing.
The house has a porch and solid mahogany front door, feature niche and original tile floor. The hall also has original floor tiles and wooden stairs to the first floor. The sitting room has a panelled ceiling, wood floor, feature fireplace from the 1800s, 19th century mirrored mantelshelf, handcrafted wall lamps and built-in book shelves.
In the dining room is a 19th century cast iron fireplace with original mantelshelf, the ceiling has cross-beams and there is an archway to the orangery. This room has views towards the Shannon Estuary and Loop Head and a door out to the garden. The breakfast room has a feature, fitted double glass-fronted dresser, white glaze brick range surround, lamp sconces and original curing hooks on the ceiling. The kitchen is in two sections and has tiled floor, fitted bespoke units, spacious floor to ceiling storage cupboards, Range master cooking unit with double electric oven, gas hob, warming plate and Siemens electric fan oven.
The east conservatory has impressive views over the Shannon Estuary and the Kerry mountains on a clear day and needs further renovations. The rear hallway has a hot press, storage shelves and access to the utility room/boiler house where you will find the washing machine, dryer, freezer, boiler and door to the yard.
The fully tiled bathroom has vanity unit, corner bath and WC, play room/television room. Bedroom six/study has floor to ceiling shelves.
First floor landing with south-facing window, Master bedroom with wood floor, original cast iron fireplace, bedroom two has also the original cast iron fireplace with en-caustic tile surround and brass smoke plate ca 1860, from the landing a corridor runs the entire length of the house with access to the remaining rooms.
Bedroom three has a pine-panelled ceiling and fitted storage shelves, bathroom with sunken corner bath with decorative tiles, wash hand basin, WC and ample storage space. Bedroom four has built-in storage shelves and bedroom five/music room has south and westerly aspect.
The property is set on ca 1.3 acres of grassland with gravelled driveway from the road that leads through an originals tone gate portal, enclosed raised garden, small lake and ample parking space.
The property has mains water, electricity, septic tank, telephone, wireless broadband, oil-fired central heating and an alarm system.
The Shannon estuary at Carrigaholt and the beach at Kilkee are within easy reach and Shannon airport is 82 km away.
It is possible to purchase the adjacent, large, impressive stone built outbuildings which could be converted into additional living space, studios, etc. on ca. 0.28 acres for 250000 Euros.