Coastguard Station, Roundstone, Co. Galway.
Offers on €215,000
A delightful property with an abundance of space and character only a short stroll from the village centre. This old stone cottage was once part of the coastguard station and dates back to approx. 1830. Comprising living room, dining room / lounge, kitchen, three bedrooms and bathroom, with two sheds to the rear of the cottage. The property is within close proximity of Dog's bay and Gorteen Bay, both of these beaches are renowned for their striking beauty in this inviting, friendly and ever popular village in the heart of Connemara
A summary of the accommodation with room aspects and approximate measurements is as follows:
Double glazed Upvc door leading to:
LIVING ROOM (N) 14'11" x 12'9" (4.45m x 3.88m) A spacious living room with laminate flooring throughout, pitched pine ceilings, radiator, pine stairs rising to the 1st floor. There is a double glazed window providing views over the front garden and doors leading to the kitchen and:
DINING ROOM / LOUNGE (N) 14'6" x 9'1", Good sized room with laminate flooring continuing from the living room, double glazed window to the front, built in storage cupboard and radiator.
KITCHEN (S) 15' x 9'10" (4.59m x 3.00m) A bright South facing room with window to the rear. The kitchen comprises of a matching range of pine wall mounted and base units with tiled splash back and ample roll edge work surface. There is an inset stainless steel sink drainer, space and plumbing for a washing machine, tumble drier, dishwasher and fridge freezer. To the side there is a door leading to the rear courtyard.
From living room there are pine stairs leading to the first floor.
LANDING 15'0" x 5'0" (4.56m x 1.54m) With stripped and varnished floorboards and a wooden balustrade the landing provides access to three bedrooms, a bathroom, storage cupboard and access to the loft via a hatch.
BEDROOM 1 (N & S) 15'9" x 9'10" (4.56m x 2.91m) A bright room double bedroom with stripped floorboards and views of the bay to the rear. To the front there are views over the garden, radiator, phone point, and an open fireplace with concrete hearth. This room accommodates the linen cupboard with shelving and a factory lagged tank.
BEDROOM 2 (N) 11'9" x 7'3" (3.59m x 2.23m) Single bedroom overlooking front garden with fitted wardrobe, fully carpeted (the auctioneers have been informed that there are original floorboards below) open fireplace and radiator.
BEDROOM 3 (S) 10'2" x 9'3" (3.12m x 2.84m) With good views of the bay, stripped and varnished floorboards, radiator, and telephone point.
BATHROOM (S) 5'6" x 7'0" Part tiled walls above a paneled bath with Triton T90 electric shower above, wash hand basin with storage cupboard below, Low level WC and obscured double glazed window to the rear
OUTSIDE The property is approached by steps leading down from road level, with a path leading to the front door. The garden is primarily laid to lawn, with a variety of shrubs, bushes and a mature tree. The garden is slanted descending towards the house and enclosed by a low size wall. To the rear of the house there is a LARGE SHED 13'8" x 16'7" and a SMALLER SHED 13'8" x 4'8" suitable for turf storage, both of concrete block construction under a galvanized roof. Possible options are to remove the shed which would create ample space to create a lovely South facing courtyard garden. There is additional access to the rear of the property through a courtyard, which runs along the rear of the terraced cottages and to the sheds. Outside taps have been fitted to the exterior of the cottage at the front and rear. The property is separated from the neighboring property on the left by a block wall and on the other side by a gate.
SERVICES Mains water, electricity and drainage.
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