Price: 199.000 EUROS
Unique house for those seeking a real alternative. Built circa 2000, the house was featured on Duncan Stewart’s T.V programme ‘Our house’ where the construction was filmed.
This timber framed, ferro cement rendered house consists of two joined octagons, raised above the ground on a timber framework. Cedar shakes cover the roof, which are cleaved rather than sawn, meaning they last for years.
The total floor area of circa 180 sq. m. made up of some seven rooms, all with curves and shapes. The ground floor is comprised of entrance hall, kitchen/diner/living room with hand crafted kitchen with solid elm worktops, double sink, extractor and wood stove. French windows to decking area. Pantry. Bedroom one. Bedroom two/studio stairs to guest bedroom, office and bathroom.
The property is set in 1.5 acres of woodland with approximately 1,200 deciduous trees, 50% oak, a profusion of shrubs, flowers and plants and a beautiful pond with bridge.
A detached two storey outbuilding converted to two studios which might be used for living accommodation is also included in the sale. Both have fitted kitchens with cooker, hob, fridge and extractor. Shower room with WC, wash hand basin & shower.
The property has new south facing hardwood deck off the living room. central heating from wood pellet boiler and oil system. Septic tank, reed bed and grey water waste system.
The very special property is situated in a secluded, private location, at end of private tarmac road. Peaceful atmosphere, bluebell woods and wildlife on the doorstep.
Beautiful Lough Graney is just a mile and half away, Feakle, famed for its traditional music is close by. Raheen Wood Steiner school and Lough Derg are approximately 15 mins. drive, and Shannon Airport 45 mins away.
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- Gortavrulla Cottage