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Castle Cottage, Kanrawer, Renvyle, Connemara, Co. Galway H91H39E

H91H39E
€350,000

Details

Updated on April 21, 2021 at 5:03 pm

  • Property ID: MOS-4930
  • Price: €350,000
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Property Status: Sale Agreed

Additional details

  • F: BER No: 113601140 Energy Performance indicator: 393.91 kWh/m2/y

Description

Perched on the tip of the stunning Renvyle Peninsula, Castle Cottage enjoys spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and the beautiful Mayo coastline in the distance. Situated just a stone’s throw away from the shoreline, the cottage gets its name due its close proximity to the ruins of a beautiful 13-14th castle, known as O’Flaherty castle, where the famous pirate queen herself, Granuaile Ni Mhaille, once resided.

This five-bedroom cottage oozes traditional charm throughout, with full advantage being take off amazing sea views from the open plan kitchen/living space. The house sits on a site of circa 0.32 acre, with parking to the rear. This unique property is almost exactly where one’s thoughts drift too when dreaming of a coastal cottage in Connemara, with the added magic of a castle ruin outside your window.

An amazing opportunity not to be missed!

 

Accommodation:

Ground Floor:

Open Plan Kitchen/Living Room/Dining Room

Bedroom 1

Bathroom

WC

First Floor

Bedroom 2

Bedroom 3

Bedroom 4

Bedroom 5

 

Services:

Water: Local Supply

Waste: Septic tank

Power: Mains

 

Directions: H91 H39E

 

The Area

This stunning property is located on the beautiful Renvyle Peninsula, a scenic haven along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Tully village is a 5-minute drive from the property which has a shop, doctor’s surgery and riding stables. Tullycross Village is a short drive from here, which boasts bars, a hotel and restaurants and is renowned for its Mussel Festival which takes place in May every year. The acclaimed Renvyle House Hotel with award winning restaurant is with 2 km of the property.

There are many stunning white, sandy beachy close by including White Strand and Glassilaun.

Scuba Dive West is a 10-minute drive from the property for anyone interested in scuba diving.

Letterfrack is a 15-minute drive away and a very busy little village with three pubs, a lovely restaurant, and a very well stocked supermarket. Letterfrack hosts a number of small festivals during the year  the most notable being Sea Week in October which is a celebration of all things maritime and includes walks, talks, exhibitions, and some very fine traditional music, and Bog Week in May which celebrates the local flora and fauna and again attracts many fine musicians, lecturers and poets. The furniture college in Letterfrack turns out some fine woodworkers and every year puts on an exhibition of the best work of the graduating class.

The Connemara National Park is just across the road from 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 15-minute drive from the house. 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:

Rosleague Manor Hotel for superb food in Moyard (20 minute drive).

Killary Harbour and marvelous Leenane with its bars, restaurants and shops is 20 minutes away

Little Killary adventure centre  (20 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

Hill walking in the Twelve Bens and Maumturks

Salmon and trout fishing at various locations with local guides

Perfect cycling country Clifden, with it’s wonderful array of hotels, shops, bars and restaurants and the renowned Arts Festival, is only a 30 minute drive away The picturesque town of Westport is 40 minutes drive away.

DISTANCES

Distance from cottage to Galway City: 88.9 km approx 1 hour 39-minute drive

Distance from cottage to Clifden: 24.1 km approx 31-minute drive

Distance from cottage to Knock Airport: 110.1 km approx 1 hour 54-minute drive

Distance from cottage to Dublin Airport: 301.5 km approx 3 hour 44-minute drive

 

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

  • H91H39E
  • Area: Renvyle
  • Country: Ireland

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