Glebe, Oughterard, Co. Galway.
A DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS PROPERTY SET ON A SITE OF 1.06 ACRES WITH AN ABUNDANCE OF MATURE TREES AND SHRUBS ABUTING THE MAIN N59 AND WITHIN A MILE OF OUGHTERARD TOWN CENTRE. THIS PROPERTY LENDS ITSELF TO ALTERATION OF THE CURRENT CONFIGURATION AND DOES REQUIRE SOME UPGRADING OR RENOVATION.
This north facing single storey property (hence having a lovely large south facing rear garden) was constructed circa 1967 and extended to the rear in the 1980s to provide a spacious property with circa 290 square meters of accommodation. The property is comfortably set back from the main road in a large rectangular site with rural views to the rear and offers the new owners a great chance to renovate or demolish and rebuild on this lovely large site. Currently this family home has accommodation of entrance hall, 4 large reception rooms (some with kitchens, sitting room areas, living room areas), 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and access via a wooden stairs to the first floor, this first floor is boarded and currently used as storage but could easily be used to create additional living accommodation. The property has a combination of oil fired and electric night storage heating and a combination of double glazed and single glazed windows throughout.
This family home is within walking distance from the village centre, 2 national schools and St. Pauls secondary school. Oughterard is a thriving village on the shores of Lough Corrib, with a good range of shops, pubs, hotels and schools. The village caters well for the growing local population, as well as the large numbers of visitors who come to take advantage of the walking, boating, and beautiful scenery for which this village is justly famous. Golf is available at the 18 hole Oughterard golf course, set in natural parkland and there are six other golf courses within an hour's drive. The village is within easy commuting distance of Galway, being under 25 minutes drive from Galway City centre.
A summary of the accommodation with room aspects and approximate room measurements is as follows:
Sliding double glazed doors leading to inner hall:
ENTRANCE PORCH: (N) with tiled flooring and wooden single glazed door leading to hallway.
HALLWAY: (N) 4.21 m x 1.66 m (138 x 55) with doors leading to living room, rear kitchen, ground floor bedroom and further inner hall.
FURTHER INNER HALL: runs from the centre of the property to the left and provides access to the rear kitchen/sitting room, 2 further double bedrooms and a bathroom.
LIVING ROOM: (N) 4.17 m x 4.49 m (138 x 148) with carpeted flooring, large single glazed window to front, solid fuel stove, serving hatch to rear kitchen and access to right hand corridor.
SITTING ROOM / BEDROOM 3: (N) 3.86 m x 3.48 m (127 x 115) with carpeted flooring, double glazed window to front and door leading to left hand rear corridor.
BEDROOM 1: (N) 3.09 m x 3.90 m (101 x 129) with double glazed windows and carpeted flooring.
BEDROOM 2: (E) 2.90 m x 3.34 m (96 x 1011) with carpeted flooring and vanity wash hand basin.
From left hand central corridor, corridor leading to:
BATHROOM: (S) 2.26 m x 2.09 m (74 x 610) with tiled floor, part tiled walls, low level WC, wash hand basin, bath with shower attachment and wall mounted heater.
BACK KITCHEN / SITTING ROOM: (S) 6.01 m x 6.6 m (198 x 218) (this incorporates the kitchen area) L shaped in design with almost full height windows overlooking rear garden and door leading to rear garden. This bright south facing room has a kitchen area which consists of a matching range of wall mounted and base units with space for electric cooker and has a built in sink drainer. Within the living area there is an oil fired boiler and a factory lagged tank both enclosed within a covered area. From the living room, door leading to right hand inner hallway.
INNER HALLWAY: provides doors to 3 further bedrooms and a bathroom.
BEDROOM 4: (N) 3.04 m x 3.80 m (911 x 125) with carpeted flooring throughout and double glazed window to front.
BEDROOM 5: (N) 3.62 m x 2.84 m (1110 x 94) (minimum) with carpeted flooring throughout, double glazed window to front.
BEDROOM 6: (S) 3.05 m x 2.77 m (10 x 91) with carpeted flooring throughout and stairs rising to first floor storage, double glazed window to rear and additional storage under stairs.
The first floor is partially boarded and provides ample storage or the possibility of extension to provide additional accommodation.
BATHROOM: (W) 2.03 m x 1.82 m (68 x 511) with lino flooring, bath with panelled surround, low level WC, wash hand basin.
From right hand inner hallway door leading to inner kitchen number 2.
INNER KITCHEN / LIVING ROOM 2: (S,W) 6.70 m x 4.78 m (2111 x 158) this has space for electric cooker, basic range of wall mounted and base units, inset sink drainer, space for dining room and inner doorway leading to central kitchen.
CENTRAL KITCHEN: (2 light wells) 6.66 m x 3.00 m (216 x 910) a spacious room with solid fire range and Firebird oil fired boiler, door leading to inner hallway and further door leading to back sitting room.
BACK SITTING ROOM: (S) 3.13 m x 3.52 m (103 x 117) with almost floor height double glazed windows to the rear providing views over rear garden. (There is a narrow corridor linking this to the left hand rear corridor beside the bathroom).
OUTSIDE: The property is approached by a gated entrance over a chipped driveway leading off the main road with parking to the front side and rear of the house. The gardens are mature with a variety of shrubs and trees and large areas of lawned gardens almost surrounding the property. To the rear of the property there is a shed approximately 12.00 m x 5.00 with a partial corrugated lean-to to the side and a further turf store 9.50 m x 8.93 m (31 x 29).
SERVICES: Mains electricity, mains water and septic tank drainage.
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