Spacious house overlooking lake

House
Primary residence
14 Sleeps
7 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
430
6 simple beds
4 double beds

Description

Vivienne has described his/her home in English.

What you will love about this home

We do not plan to exchange our home this year (2018) . House is spacious, overlooks a small lake on a large elevated, private, open site, with views of surrounding countryside, 3km from small town. In the heart of the beautiful friendly West of Ireland, (Castlebar town has 10,000 people). Ideally placed for sightseeing the West coast of Ireland.

Famous Croagh Patrick Pilgrim mountain can be seen in the distance from our sunroom/decking. The house is 430sq metres approx, 3 acre open site with fields (no walls around the hourse so maybe not good for young children), 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 5 en-suite, separate dining room (seats 10), large well equipped kitchen with second dining table (seats 8), Sunny sunroom (overlooks lake/countryside) with solid fuel stove, A lounge with fireplace and 50" TV. A separate T.V. room for teenagers (the den). Free wifi, gas barbecue, patio/decking area, 4 bikes. On the third floor we have a small home gym (which we dont use much!). We may be able to offer a car for a one week stay in our home (on request).

What you will love in the neighborhood

In the heart of the beautiful wild rugged West of Ireland. Ideally placed for sightseeing and outdoor activities.

Our teenage kids kayak in the lake in front of the house (3 kayaks & 7 life jackets & selection of wet-suits available). Cinema, bowling, swimming pool, restaurants, hospital, shops, traditional pubs in our local town.

Mayo offers the best golf courses in Ireland and a wealth of archaeological sites. It has many visitor attractions including Ashford Castle, Ceide Fields, Westport House, Museum of County Life, Foxford Woollen Mills, Delphi resort and spa, Lough Corrib cruises, Alantic Drive and a day trips to Clare Island.

Beautiful 1st Class blue flag beaches are dotted along the coast to include Achill Island, Clew Bay and Old Head. Mayo offers many activities from a short stroll along a country lane to a hike up the famous mountain of Croagh Patrick.

Country Life Museum is 2km. Pretty Pontoon lakes (12 mins), Westport with beautiful beaches & excellent restaurants 30mins. Westport beaches 30 mins, Enniscrone beach 30 mins, Achill Island stunning beaches 50 mins, Sligo City 1 hr, Ballintubber Abbey 15km. Knock Holy Shrine (world renowned) 30mins. Ceide Fields (pre-historic settlement) 1hr.

Recommended to vist the city of Galway (1hour), very young vibrant city with old town, harbour and sea, great for foodies and shopping.

As our beaches are on the atlantic ocean they boast excellent surfing. Our nearest surf beach is 40 minutes.

Our closest airports are Knock Ireland West Airport (40 mins). Shannon airport 2 hours, Dublin airport (3hrs). Dublin has a direct train link and buses to Castlebar.

Loads of world class Golf courses & links - 6 courses all within an hours drive. Castlebar has its own course. Top championship courses 40min drive.

Lots of beautiful walks in the region. Castlebar is famous for its 'Castlebar Walking festival'.

Fishing/angling with famous River Moy, Easkey river, Lough (lake) Mask / Lough Conn / Lough Arrow, Lough Cullen and sea angling from Westport/Clew Bay.

Two parents, with 18yr, 20 yr old, 22 years (all non smoking). Not all our children travel with us as two of them are in college. We are use to travelling and will take excellent care of your home. We have completed four very successful exchanges and use Airbnb.

Additional information

We do not plan to exchange our home this year (2018). But thanks for viewing our home.

Deposit 500 €
Insurance Required

Features

TV
WiFi
Dishwasher
Dryer
Washing machine
Microwave oven
Freezer
Oven
Fridge
Bathtub
Heating system
Disabled access
Baby gear
Computer
Internet
Garden
Swimming pool
BBQ
A/C
Fireplace
Elevator
Parking space
Car
Bicycle
Motorcycle
Doorman
Cleaning person
Satellite / cable
Phone
Balcony / terrace
Gym
Baby-sitter

House rules

Smokers welcome
Pets welcome
Children welcome
Dog to feed
Cat to feed
Plants to water

Map

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