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5 The Old Manor, Ballinahinch, Connemara, Co. Galway H91NH22



Updated on March 19, 2020 at 2:07 pm

  • Property ID: MOS-4235
  • Price: €300,000
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Property Status: For Sale

Additional details

  • BER Exempt:


It is our pleasure to bring to the market No 5 The Old Manor, located adjoining the world-renowned estate of the historic Ballynahinch Castle. The Old Manor is located in one of the most beautiful and tranquil settings in the west of Ireland-overlooking the famed Ballinahinch Lake and amid acres of extraordinary lakes, rivers, mountains and wooded walks.

No 5 The Old Manor, which dates back to the 18th Century, is finished to a very high standard. This terraced property is one of twelve beautifully appointed residences centred around a landscaped courtyard. Accommodation is presented over three floors with many traditional features throughout including hardwood floors and a raised natural stone fireplace with a Liscannor stone hearth in the lounge on the ground floor, along with the a fully fitted kitchen. The first-floor hosts two bedrooms with a fully tiled ensuite and bathroom. The top floor is loft space, which could also be a third bedroom.

A wonderful property and an opportunity not to be missed!

Price: €300,000

BER: Exempt




Accommodation Details:

Ground Floor: Open Plan Living Area, Kitchen/Dining Area.
First floor: Double bedroom (en-suite), Twin Bedroom, Bathroom
Second floor: Lounge (Bedroom Three)
Circa 1,250 sq feet

Located adjacent to Ballynahinch Castle
Eircode H91NH22

Property Features

  • One of twelve exclusive residential units
  • Adjacent to the grounds of Ballinahinch Castle
  • Spectacular mountain views
  • Part of a fully managed estate
  • Listed building
  • Annual Management charges c. €2,800 p.a
  • Private Parking, Private Tennis Court

5 The Old Manor is located:


Galway city is 68.3 km away via the N59-approx hr 8min drive

Westport is 68.7 km away via the N59- approx 1hr 9 min drive

Knock Airport is 117.7 km away via the N59 -approx 1hr 44min drive

Dublin City is 288.9 km away via the N59 & M6-approx 3hr 27min


Local Amenities

The Old Manor is situated in the heart of Connemara, which is the most westerly part of Europe and is an area unspoiled beauty and tranquillity. It is an 18th Century Castle which has been restored and converted into luxury privately owned accommodation overlooking Ballynahinch Lake and the Twelve Bens Mountains. Adjacent to Old Manor is the world famous Ballinahinch Castle Estate, famed for fine food and beautiful woodland and riverside walks open throughout the grounds. The Connemara Greenway, which is a walkway currently under construction along the old Connemara Railway line, can be accessed close by.

The stunning seaside village of Roundstone is a short drive from The Old Manor, which is hugely popular with renowned among artists and naturalists for the remarkable beauty of the surrounding mountains and seascapes. It has a traditional craft centre and local activities include Connemara Pottery, Connemara Jewellery and Connemara Instrument making. Connemara Farming, Connemara Fishing, Connemara Forestry and Connemara Quarrying are carried out extensively in the area. There is also a busy harbour and many lovely bars, restaurants, cafes and shops to enjoy a drink or peruse local crafts.

Ballyconneely village is located between Clifden town and the seaside village of Roundstone. Ballyconneely is a busy little village complete with a bar, shops, a café, church, school and the Connemara Sands Hotel, perfect for a delicious meal. There is also a newly developed community park and playground. The world-renowned Connemara Golf Links and Course is a short drive from the Old Manor  and there are many white sandy beaches including Mannin, the famous Coral Strand and Aillebrack beach. Aillebrack Pier is home to the Connemara Smokehouse which is the oldest smokehouse in Connemara and one of the oldest in Western Ireland specialising in smoking wild Atlantic Salmon.

Clifden Town is the acclaimed capital of Connemara and is 10-minute drive from The Old Manor. Clifden is synonymous with its annual Art’s Festival which is held every September and the colourful town spoils it’s visitors with its choice in bars, restaurants, shops, art galleries and more! Clifden is host to many amenities including both a primary and secondary school, doctors surgeries, nursing home, grocery stores and hospital.

The Connemara National Park located 25 minutes from this property in Letterfrack and provides a selection of lovely walks from wooded to mountainside, including one to the top of Diamond Hill. Staff at the park run activities for children during the summer months and the information centre gives a good history of the area.

Kylemore Abbey and Gardens is also just a 5-minute drive from the Letterfrack. The Abbey is currently host to students from the famous Notre Dame University, but the spectacular and historic building on the edge of Kylemore Lake is open to the public and the grounds provide lovely lakeside walks. There is an extensive shop and coffee shop catering to tourists. The old walled Victorian gardens, which have been restored and refurbished, display a great variety of plants and trees and bring one back to another era.

Other things to do and see in the area:

  • Many lovely beaches within a 15 minute drive
  • Killary Harbour and marvellous Leenane village with its bars, restaurants and shops is 40 minutes away
  • Little Killary adventure centre – (50 minutes drive) – providing a huge range
    of outdoor activities for children and adults. It is the site of The Misunderstood Herron-a world famous coffee stop
    • Scuba dive west – (40 minutes drive) – for experienced divers or beginners
    they provide courses and trips for every level.
  • Inishbofin Island-a vibrant island of the coast of Cleggan Village, where there is a daily return ferry (Cleggan is approx 20 minute drive from Tír Na Nog)
    • Hill walking in the Twelve Bens and Maumturks
    • Salmon and trout fishing at various locations with local guides
    • Horse riding in Aillebrack
  • Perfect cycling country

These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property only and are in no way guaranteed, nor do they form part of any contract. They are issued on the express condition that all negotiations are conducted through Matt O’Sullivan Ltd. All properties are offered subject to contract and to being unsold.



  • Area: Clifden
  • Country: Ireland

Disclaimer on All Listings
These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property only and are in no way guaranteed, nor do they form part of any contract. They are issued on the express condition that all negotiations are conducted through Matt O’Sullivan Ltd. All properties are offered subject to contract and to being unsold.


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