SITUATION AND AMENITIES: Oughterard is a friendly village which has grown substantially in size over the past few years. Visitors and locals are well catered for with a good range of shops, lively pubs, bank, post office, and restaurants which cater for almost every need and not to mention walking, fishing and other leisure activities for which this area is justly famous. Golf is available only 5 minutes from the property at the Oughterard golf course, set in natural parkland, and there are six other golf courses within an hour`s drive. Aughnanure Castle is a couple of minutes walk and Lough Corrib which is famous for its trout and salmon fishing is nearby. Oughterard has a diversity of spectacular scenery on the doorstep of Connemara with the tranquillity and comfort of country living, yet less than 25 minutes` drive to Galway City.
THE HOUSE: The property was originally constructed in the 1970`s, extended in the late 1990`s and is set on a fabulous site extending to 1.21 acres of lawns, mature woodland and a range of outbuildings and a detached chalet which provides another 460 square feet of useable accommodation. The property is of pre-fabricated concrete and insulated throughout with a concrete tile roof, benefits from oil fired central heating, double glazed windows and doors. The property is in excellent condition throughout and offers spacious well-proportioned accommodation which benefit from views over the garden. The property benefits from a detached garage / workshop and a range of other sheds. Most contents are available by separate negotiation.
UPVC obscured double glazed door leading to
(N) with carpeted flooring throughout, L shaped in design, access to loft via Stira, doors leading to sitting room, kitchen, bathroom and 3 bedrooms, inset ceiling lights and smoke alarms.
Sitting Room - 13'2" (4.01m) x 9'10" (3m)
(N) with carpeted flooring throughout, open fire set on a tiled hearth with stone surround and solid wood mantle, telephone point, TV point, views to front and archway leading to living room.
Living Room - 20'6" (6.25m) x 12'7" (3.84m)
(N, E, S) 6.24 m x 3.84 m with carpeted flooring throughout, TV point, this bright triple aspect room has a pitched pine semi barrelled ceiling and fabulous views over the garden. Door leading to kitchen and rear porch-way.
Rear Porchway - 6'7" (2.01m) x 6'7" (2.01m)
(E, S, W) with solid wood flooring throughout, double glazed door giving access to rear garden. Triple polycarbonate roof.
Kitchen - 16'5" (5m) x 10'8" (3.25m)
(S) with wood effect vinyl flooring throughout, matching range of wall mounted and base units with partial tiled splash back, inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink drainer, integrated Belling dishwasher, built in Electrolux double oven, electric hob and built in fridge freezer. Access to hot press, which is shelved and houses a factory lagged tank. Inset ceiling lights and smoke alarm.
Bedroom 1 - 14'7" (4.45m) x 10'8" (3.25m)
(S) 4.45 m x 3.26 m with carpeted flooring throughout, telephone point, television point and views over rear garden.
Bedroom 2 - 10'9" (3.28m) x 10'4" (3.15m)
(N) with carpeted flooring throughout, television point and views over front garden.
Bedroom 3 - 8'11" (2.72m) x 7'2" (2.18m)
(N) with carpeted flooring throughout, views to front.
Bathroom - 10'8" (3.25m) x 6'4" (1.93m)
(S) with bath with panelled surround, fully tiled walls, walk in shower cubicle with mains pressure wall mounted shower, low level WC, bidet, wash hand basin and obscure double glazed window to rear.
Chalet - 31'7" (9.63m) x 14'6" (4.42m)
(E, S, W) is of timber construction with insulated walls and ceiling, carpeted flooring throughout, fully wired for CAT 5 computer systems, has double glazed windows and solid wood doors throughout, access to a bathroom which benefits from a wall mounted electric shower with tiled walls, low level WC, wash hand basin and radiator. The chalet has radiators throughout and this is run off the main dwelling.
Garage and Sheds
SHED (N) 3.06 m x 3.09 m is of block construction, with concrete floor, block walls and a sloping galvanized roof.
GARAGE: (E) 4.77 m x 3.55 m has electric roller door, with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, a small range of cupboards with stainless steel sink and separate W.C.
WOODEN SHED OFF THE MAIN GARAGE: (N) 4.87 m x 3.56 m of timber construction, insulated and with double doors leading outside, power and separate fuse board.
The property has a gated entrance with a tarmacked driveway leading to the side of the property. The property is set on mature maintained gardens with an abundance of mature shrubs and bushes and is a gardeners dream. There are mature trees to the East and a stream creating the northern boundary.
From Oughterard proceed towards Galway on the N59 turning left at Oughterard golf club, proceed down through the golf club and bear right towards Aughnanure Castle, pass Aughnanure Castle and the property will be found on the right hand side marked by our `For Sale` board.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.
- Close to Oughterard
- Beautifully presented 3 bedroom detached bungalow
- Detached chalet providing 460 sq. ft of accommodation
- Set on a mature site of 1.21 acres
- A gardeners dream and paradise
- Ideal for commuting to Galway
Building Energy Rating
EPI: 323 kWh/m2/yr