- Dual road frontage.
- Well fenced.
- Own water supply & septic tank system.
- Outstanding countryside views.
- Spectacular scenic location.
- Picturesque setting.
- 5 Bedrooms.
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception rooms.
- Attractive 5 bedroom country home set on 5 acres of gardens, walled court yard and grassland.
- Built in the 1830’s - lovingly restored 20 years ago retaining many original features.
- OFCH - zoned heating, alarmed.
- Double glazed sash windows.
- Extensive range of stone outbuildings - ideal for a number of uses.
CRADDENSTOWN LODGE RAHARNEY CO WESTMEATH ON c. 5 ACRES
PRICE: Offers in excess of €459,000
SITUATION & DESCRIPTION:
The placing of Craddenstown Lodge on the market affords a unique opportunity for prospective purchasers to acquire a gorgeous country house affording spacious nicely proportioned accommodation arranged on two floors.
The property is very well located nestled away in its own sheltered grounds in an idyllic rural and yet highly accessible location close to the M4 / M6 Motorways and the town of Mullingar. The nearby villages of Raharney and Killucan cater extremely well for all the day to day shopping requirements and there is also a good choice of schools and churches in the immediate vicinity including the new state of the art St. Joseph’s National School in Rathwire.
For those interested in country leisure pursuits the choice is wide with fishing, hunting, horse racing all available close at hand. Furthermore there are great cycling and walking facilities along the nearby Royal Canal and in addition there are numerous GAA clubs, Tennis Clubs, Golf Courses all within easy driving distance.
Kinnegad / M4 Motorway 9km. Mullingar 18 km. Dublin 70 km.
The grounds which incorporate a large lawned area to the front of the house interspersed with fine specimen trees are certainly a feature of this property, which is believed to date back to the early 19th Century when it formed part of a much larger estate.
In all the property extends to about 5 acres / 2.0 hectares including a paddock and the property benefits from separate vehicular access to the rear courtyard flanked by a lovely cut stone curved wall on either side of the drive.
The out offices comprise an extensive array of stone constructed buildings some of which require remedial work and the entire property just oozes old world charm and character and affords excellent scope for further development subject to the necessary planning consent from Westmeath County Council.
The accommodation which can be found to be in good order throughout, briefly comprises as follows:
Entrance Hall 6.15m x 1.9m original flagstone floor.
Lounge 4.14m x 5.45m bay window, pitch pine floors brick fireplace, tv point.
Living room 4.15m x 5.45m bay window, pitch pine floors cast iron fireplace, stove, tv & tel point.
Kitchen/diner 7.4m x 3.31m tiled floor, hand crafted kitchen with granite worktop, pantry, exposed beamed ceilings with integrated dish washer.
Back hall 11.67m x 1.0m original flagstone floor.
Utility 1.93m x 3.54m tiled floors, plumbed for washing machine.
Guest WC 0.76m x 1.5m tiled floor, wc.
Landing 6.13m x 6.13m pitch pine floor with hotpress
Bedroom 1 6.25m x 3.43m tiled walls & floors, wc, wash hand basin, shower.
Bedroom 2 2.8m x 3.98m fitted carpet, cast iron fireplace.
Bedroom 3 4.00m x 3.6m fitted carpet, cast iron fireplace.
Bathroom 4.00m x 2.8m pitch pine floor, freestanding bath, wc, whb, cast iron fireplace.
ANNEX/ GRANNY FLAT
Livingroom/ Kitchen / Diner 4.97m x 7.00m walnut flooring, solid fuel stove. Plumbed & wired for kitchen units.
Bedroom 1: 5.04m x 3.05m white ash timber floor.
Bedroom 2 2.52m x 3.48m fitted carpet, cast iron fireplace.
Shower Room 2.6m x 1.5m tiled walls & floor, wc, wash hand basin & shower.
From Dublin take the M4 to Kinnegad (Junction 10). Proceed to Killucan and on towards Raharney. Turn left
in the village (after crossing bridge) and continue for a short distance whereupon the property the can be
found on the right hand side. Eircode: N91 RT20.
Strictly by appointment with the Joint Selling Agents call Thomas Potterton 046 9431391 (Joint Agents James L Murtagh) -