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Elegant Country House in Panoramic Rural Location in Tipperary

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Rathellen House, Tipperary - elegant, country house on private grounds

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Last updated: 08/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Rathellen House is an elegant Georgian style country house set on four acres of grounds, with panoramic views of the Galtee Mountains, at the edge of the Glen of Aherlow, near Bansha, Co. Tipperary. It is an ideal location for touring the south of Ireland. Heritage sites such as the Rock of Cashel and Cahir Castle are a twenty minute drive. Kilkenny, Waterford, Cork are a one hour drive. Take a day trip to the Cliffs of Moher or to the Dingle Penninusula on the Wild Atlantic Way.

Rathellen House is stylish and sophisticated, yet informal and relaxing. It's six bedrooms are individually decorated in a classical style. Rathellen House is truly a special place to stay. It is a newly built house offering extremely luxurious accommodation in elegant surroundings.

Rathellen House is the perfect venue for family gatherings, for holiday makers, for walkers and anglers, for small weddings or celebrations. The Drawing Room is the main room of the house. It is furnished in a country house style. A large Waterford Crystal chandelier enhances the setting. The white marble fireplace forms the centerpiece of the room. Patio doors open from the Drawing Room to the large garden. The Drawing Room leads to the Library. This very cozy room is the ideal place to sit and enjoy one of the books from the well stocked library. The Dining Room has a Kilkenny Marble fireplace, a Waterford Crystan chandelier and a wooden floor. The antique furniture creates a room full of character (seats 20).

Civil Weddings can take place in Rathellen House. We can cater for your wedding requirements and seat up to 24 people in the Dining Room. Rathellen House provides a very intimate setting for a private wedding ceremony.

Each bedroom is individually decorated in a classical style. They are the essence of luxury, comfort and relaxation (memory foam mattresses and Egyptian Cotton bed linen). All bedrooms are ensuite (two with Jacuzzi bath tubs). There are power showers, demist mirrors and under floor heating in each ensuite.

Rathellen House is proud of its eco friendly heating system. Solar panels provide plentiful supplies of hot water, backed up by the wood pellet heating system. There is under floor heating throughout the house. The Laundry is well equipped with a Miele washing machine, a large tumble dryer and ironing facilities. A Drying room is available for walkers/anglers.

Additional accommodation is available in Coopers Cottage - also featured on VRBO . Coopers Cottage sleeps 6 and is located at the end of the drive.

Contact us directly for lower occupancy rates and shorter stays. We would be delighted to welcome you!

Keywords: Country House

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Bedroom 5

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  • Bedroom 6

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  • King size beds (3) Four Poster King Bed in Master Bedroom. , Double Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2) Option in two bedrooms for twin beds or king sized double., Child Beds (2) Bedroom 6 has a King size bed and a single bed (suitable for a child) Bedroom 4: A guest bed can be placed in this room (suitable for a child), Baby Cribs (1) One travel cot (suitable for a young child) available. Bed linen supplied....moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Rathellen House enjoys a tranquil, rural location at the edge of the Glen of Aherlow. There are a wide range of visitor attractions and things to do in the Glen including walking and trekking in the Galtee Mountains, Aherlow Nature Park and Bansha Woods (looped walking maps available in Rathellen House). There are numerous heritage sites in the immediate area (within a five to ten minute drive) including St. Peacaun's Church and Holy Well, St. Beirheart's Kyle and Athassel Abbey. The Rock of Cashel, Cahir Castle and the Swiss Cottage and Holycross Abbey are all nearby. Equestrian facilities at three local centers. Horse racing at Tipperary, Clonmel and Thurles tracks. Greyhound racing at Clonmel and Thurles. Hunting locally with the Tipperary Foxhounds and the Scarteen Hunt. Golf at Tipperary, Cahir, Ballykisteen and County Tipperary Golf Clubs (18 hole). Live theatre at the Excel Theatre in Tipperary Town and at Brú Ború in Cashel. Traditional Irish Music sess...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Music system in the Drawing Room and Dining Room....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Each bedroom has a TV....moreless

  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Rathellen House enjoys panoramic views of the nearby Galtee Mountains....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    The dining room is a gracious room and is furnished with antique furniture. There is an open fireplace in the room. There is seating for up to 20 people in the dining room. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 20 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The heating is underfloor. Bathrooms are especially cosy in the wintertime!!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Crisp white Egyptian cotton bed linen and fluffy white towels supplied....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    There is ample off street carparking in our private car park....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    Fluffy white towels provided in each bedroom....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry Room on the premises. Miele washing machine and large tumble dryer. Iron and Ironing Board. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi is available at Rathellen House. There is no extra charge for this facility....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Open fireplaces in the Entrance Hall, Drawing Room and Dining Room. Fuel supplied....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Eamonn, the owner, is a Ballymaloe trained chef. He is available to cook to guests requirements (by prior arrangement). Rathellen House is a member of Good Food Ireland. Organic produce and artisian foods are used when available....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything you need is in the commercial kitchen....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    T...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen in Rathellen House is a fully stocked commercial kitchen. Everything you need is supplied....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    There is a large gas oven - ideally suited to cater for groups....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    (2) There is a double under counter fridge in the commercial kitchen and a large American sized fridge in the utility area (off the commercial kitchen)....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Slabbed patio area to the front of the house. Timber garden furniture. Cushions and sun umbrella....moreless

  • Golf:

    There are numerous golf courses locally. The nearest are Cahir, Tipperary, Ballykisteen and County Tipperary Golf Club. It is a ten minute drive to Cahir and to TIpperary....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaking is available on the River Nore - about a one hour drive from Rathellen....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    There are large lawns to the front, sides and rear of the property....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    There are tennis courts locally - in Kilfeacle and in Tipperary town....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    (2) The ensuites in the Master Bedroom and in Bedroom 2 have a Jacuzzi Bath Tub....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Rest of Year Autumn
Aug 28 - Dec 16, 2016
3 night min stay
$616
$2,690
Christmas/New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 3, 2017
5 night min stay

$3,138
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$3,138

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $224.18
  • Heating & Electricity $224.18
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Contact us directly for lower occupancy rates.

Heating and electricity charges are additional. 100 euro per 7 night rental in July & August. 200 euro per 7 night rental rest of year.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

Why the Owner Chose Raheen, Co. Tipperary, Ireland:
Eamonn and Stella Long have fulfilled a long-held dream with the building of Rathellen House (built 2006) on a four acre site which had been in the family for generations.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Guests at Rathellen House will enjoy the peaceful, rural location. Set at the edge of the Glen of Aherlow, Rathellen House has spacious grounds. There is ample parking and plenty of room for children to run on the lawns. The location is very central for touring in Ireland. Eamonn and Stella live on site and are available throughout your stay, providing a professional, friendly service.


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Photos

  • Rathellen House, Tipperary - elegant, country house on private grounds

    Rathellen House, Tipperary - elegant, country house on private grounds

  • Rathellen House Drawing Room

    Rathellen House Drawing Room

  • The magnificent Waterford Crystal Chandelier in the Drawing Room at Rathellen.

    The magnificent Waterford Crystal Chandelier in the Drawing Room at Rathellen.

  • Rathellen House library...relax and read from our extensive collection.

    Rathellen House library...relax and read from our extensive collection.

  • Master Bedroom with Four Poster Bed and Jacuzzi Bath Tub Ensuite

    Master Bedroom with Four Poster Bed and Jacuzzi Bath Tub Ensuite

  • Bedroom 4 is a double room boasting an antique french bed and shower ensuite.

    Bedroom 4 is a double room boasting an antique french bed and shower ensuite.

  • Antique French Bed in Bedroom 3

    Antique French Bed in Bedroom 3

  • Rathellen House Dining Room

    Rathellen House Dining Room

  • View of the Dining Room through to the Entrance Hall

    View of the Dining Room through to the Entrance Hall

  • Well stocked kitchen- everything a professional chef requires

    Well stocked kitchen- everything a professional chef requires

  • Kitchen leading to Utility Kitchen (Full size fridge and freezer).

    Kitchen leading to Utility Kitchen (Full size fridge and freezer).

  • Rathellen House, elegant country house in Tipperary, Ireland.

    Rathellen House, elegant country house in Tipperary, Ireland.

  • The Drawing Room fireplace decorated for Christmas

    The Drawing Room fireplace decorated for Christmas

  • A Civil Wedding Ceremony in the Drawing Room at Rathellen House.

    A Civil Wedding Ceremony in the Drawing Room at Rathellen House.

  • Entrance Hall

    Entrance Hall

  • Bedroom 5. Double bedroom with shower ensuite.

    Bedroom 5. Double bedroom with shower ensuite.

  • Bedroom 2 (twin/king sized double) with jacuzzi bath tub ensuite

    Bedroom 2 (twin/king sized double) with jacuzzi bath tub ensuite

  • The well stocked kitchen. Everything you need and more is here!

    The well stocked kitchen. Everything you need and more is here!

  • Winter Scene at Rathellen House

    Winter Scene at Rathellen House

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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    14
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/28/2016

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