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Positioned on the 'Wild Atlantic Way' scenic route, in a raised spectacular but secluded setting, in 4 acres of private grounds overlooking the Atlantic at the River Moy Estuary; this extremely spacious 4000 sq ft house is a creative remodel of the 150 year old original building, providing large contemporary light filled living spaces. The main living room on the first floor is a magnificent 30 foot (7 m) light filled room with high ceilings and large windows all around affording panoramic views over the estuary as it joins the Atlantic from one aspect and rolling countryside from the other..
On the ground floor, the spacious open plan kitchen, dining and living area is light and airy with large 10 foot (3 m) windows & natural oak floors. Ideal for entertaining; fully equipped modern kitchen with breakfast bar, large dining area seating up to 12 and sitting area with TV corner. French doors lead off to the large terrace and extensive gardens and grounds. There are 3 bedrooms; two doubles, one with en-suite bathroom, a twin bedroom with two single beds, a further family bathroom and laundry/utility room.
A security deposit against breakages of € 200.00 is taken on check-in and returned within one week of departure, less deductions for breakages or damage, if applicable.
Pets:Well behaved and house trained pets are allowed at owners discretion; please inquire specifically in relation to your pet. A Euro 50.00 charge per pet per week is payable in addition to the standard rent.
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Ideal as a luxurious get-away or a base for touring Ireland's north west 'Wild Atlantic Way' with its beautiful coastline and many archaeological sites including local historic Abbeys at Moyne, Rosserk and Rathfran and the Ceide Fields Neolithic site. The local picturesque village of Killala with its 12th centuary Round Tower and small fishing quay (7 min) has several shops, a supermarket and several pubs, some with great food and music. Ballina (12 min drive) has more facilities including swimming pool, leisure centre and gym, cinema and many restaurants.
The area is a fisherman's paradise with both shore fishing and boat charter for deep sea fishing available locally. Shore fishing is possible at numerous recognized fishing spots along the sea cost, the river and lakes. Boat hire for deep sea fishing is available locally in Killala, there is local lake fishing at Lock Conn and and of course the famous Moy river, Ireland's richest salmon fishing territory.
There are several local quiet and unspoilt Blue Flag beaches, Ross, (15 mins) Lacken (30 mins & Enniscrone (30 mins); great cycling and walking on quiet country roads and mountain biking and hill-walking for the more adventurous. Horse riding, including tuition is available locally. Golf is big attraction in this part of Ireland with internationally known links courses at Enniscrone (30mins) and Carne (1 hour) as well a local course at Ballina and several others within easy driving distance.
The Unique Benefits at this House: This home provides level of space and quality of environment not commonly found in a holiday home, you will not need to compromise your level comfort in order to enjoy a stay in the heart of the West of Ireland. Some of the highlights that some of our guests have enjoyed:
- a lazy afternoon spent in the light filled and spacious first floor living room, alternately reading and enjoying panoramic views from sailing boats and fishing craft making their way up and down the estuary to the new spring lambs cavorting in the outer front garden.
- an evening catering for and entertaining a party of 14 extended family for a family reunion
- the father of a five year old reported spending an afternoon spent teaching his 5 year old son the basics of fishing at the river edge within 100 meters of the house. No fish were caught but a memorable evening was spent
- a lively family family barbeque dining al fresco in the sheltered L -shaped terrace