Gortskeddia, Crossmolina, Mayo€425,000

3 Bed Detached House For Sale

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Description

A very imposing and spacious home located in an outer suburb of Crossmolina, a small County Mayo town within easy commuting range of Castlebar and Ballina. Occupying a large site this an interesting and original design of three traditional stone houses merged into a single residence. The main house provides a spectacular kitchen with exposed trusses, a very large living room, three double bedrooms, ensuite bathroom, family bathroom and guest W.C. Across a gravelled courtyard are a double garage, laundry/gym, two large storage sheds and a one-bedroom guest apartment. Front and rear access are provided by metal gates in a wooden picket fence.
A perfect family residence in a quiet rural location within walking distance of Crossmolina centre.

Features

* * A very attractive house in a rural location within walking distance of the busy town of Crossmolina.
* * A large site provides privacy and attractive surroundings.
* * Very spacious interior with lavish family accommodation
* * Although recently completed, it has been designed throughout to have the charm and style of an old house while providing all modern amenities and conveniences.
* * Beautifully finished with quarry tiled floors, magnificent bespoke fitted kitchen, very large living area and shuttered, double-glazed windows throughout.
* * Three double bedrooms, one with ensuite shower room.
* * A family bathroom and guest W.C.
* * Oil-fired central heating with external boiler house and covered radiators.
* * Generous areas for off-road parking.
* * A range of outhouses for storage, garage, laundry and turf.
* * A separate guest apartment over the garage with one bedroom, shower room, living room and small kitchen
* * Fully gravelled courtyard with ample off-road parking for guests
* * Curtains, light fittings and most appliances included in the sale.
* * An excellent family home in a perfect location.

Accommodation

RECEPTION HALL: 5.75m x 1.79m
From the outside, the entrance is through a stone-faced porch that, from the inside, is open plan with the reception hall. The door is traditional style with full- width hinges on an extra-wide timber structure. It opens to large welcoming reception area with polished quarry tiles on the floor, two side windows and white textured plaster walls. Doors lead to the ground floor bedroom, living room and guest W.C. with a carpeted
pine staircase leading to the first floor. Halogen overhead lights and covered radiator.





Hallway

LIVING ROOM: 6.63m x 5.13m
A very large primary living area arranged around a rustic pine fireplace with overmantle, cast-iron surround and granite base. All the walls are finished in traditional rough plaster. A total of four windows, all with internal wooden shutters and overhead halogen lighting provides a bright open plan environment that could easily be divided into functional zones by arrangement of furniture. Solid maple flooring throughout with covered radiators and built-in shelving. This is a very imposing room that is the obvious centre of the house. An open archway leads to the kitchen/dining room.

Living Room


Living Room

GUEST W.C.: 1.79m x 0.86m
Accessed directly from the reception hall and fitted with a white W.C. and wash basin. The walls are half-tiled and the floor fitted with quarry tiles.

BEDROOM 3 (Ground Floor): 5.16m x 3.52m
Also accessed from the reception hall, this is a charming ground floor double bedroom. Very spacious, with attractive shuttered windows and carpeted floor.

Bedroom 1

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: 5.55m x 5.44m
A magnificent kitchen with a wide range of bespoke built-in units. The central focus is provided by a Stanley cooking range. Integrated into the units are two refrigerators, dishwasher, stainless steel sink and solid hardwood counter tops. The roof trusses are exposed providing hanging points for kitchen utensils. Quarry tile floor, tiled splashbacks, three windows and French windows to inner courtyard. Ample room for a ten-seat dining table.

Kitchen

BEDROOM 1: 4.14m x 3.40m
A large double bedroom with shuttered window, carpeted floor and ensuite bathroom.
ENSUITE: 3.37m x 0.89m
White W.C. wash basin and shower cubicle. Tiled floor-to-ceiling with tiled floor.
BEDROOM 2: 3.24m x 3.51m
A third double bedroom with shuttered window and carpeted floor.
BATHROOM: 3.19m x 2.46m
White W.C., bath and feature wash basin. Tiled floor to ceiling and tiled floor. Double window to central courtyard.

Range
Bathroom

Bedroom 2

OUTHOUSES
To the rear of the courtyard are two buildings that provide a number of useful outhouses. The larger building houses a two-car garage with workshop facilities, a large open area currently used as a gymnasium and laundry and above is a one bedroom guest apartment with dormer windows.
Appartment Bathroom

Apartment Kitchen

BEDROOM: 4.23m x 4.09m
An attractive dormer double bedroom with sloping ceiling. French pine floor
LIVING ROOM: 4.46m x 4.09m
Generous living area with a dormer and Velux windows and sloping ceiling. TV, telephone points, halogen lights and French pine floor.
KITCHEN: 3.45m x 2.28m
A small area, open-plan with the living room, with built-in units, a refrigerator, sink and microwave oven. Tiled splashbacks and French pine floor.
BATHROOM: 3.53m x 1.66m
White W.C., wash basin and shower cubicle. Tiled floor-to-ceiling, Velux window.

A second building provides two large storage sheds for turf, garden tools, building materials etc.
The front boundary of the house is marked by a wooden picket fence. Metal gates open to a driveway leading up to the front with a gravelled apron providing of-road parking for several cars. There is also rear access through a second metal gate with a cattle grid that opens to the main gravelled courtyard and provides vehicular access to the garage. To the side are flower beds with mature shrubs and these are continued along the front and side of the house. The entire main house is stone-faces and, although simply designed is very attractive with a lot of olde worlde charm.
Turf Sheds

Viewing

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