de Courcy Estate Agents are delighted to offer for sale a unique property known as the Toll House, Athlunkard Bridge, Corbally, Limerick. It is located adjacent to St. Munchins College and is located at Athlunkard Bridge. Detached Toll House comprising entrance hall, living room, kitchenette, bedroom, bathroom/toilet, 2 attic rooms. Store. Access to River Shannon. Please note this property is in need of some repair.
Athlunkard Toll Bridge (circa 1880), Corbally, Limerick
The Limerick Tunnel is not the first traffic toll point to have existed for anyone wishing to cross the River Shannon between Clare and Limerick. The building of Athlunkard Bridge and the toll house (pictured in 1880) began in June, 1826 and was completed December 1830. Located at Corbally, it connects Limerick City and Co. Clare. James and Richard Paine built the bridge at a cost of £7,000. The toll house at Athlunkard Bridge Limerick. Those wishing to enter the City coming from Co. Clare paid a half-penny and those with a horse and cart paid one penny. The tolls were lifted in 1884
ENTRANCE HAL: 1.2m x 1.5m Tiled floor. Storage heater.
LIVING ROOM: 3.6m x 4.6m Storage heater 3 Windows.
KITCHENETTE: 1.1m x 1.7m Sink unit.
BEDROOM 1: 2.8m x 3.2m Fireplace.
LOBBY AREA: Hot press with storage space
BATHROOM/WC: 2.2m x 1.5m Bath with shower attachment, wc, whb.
UPSTAIRS: (Low Ceiling Height)
ATTIC ROOM 1
ATTIC ROOM 2
OUTSIDE: Back garden with access to the River Shannon.
STORE: Under house
HEATING: 2 old storage heaters
WINDOWS: Timber & PVC
ROOF: Slate Roof
FLOOR AREA: 43.59 sq m (469 sq ft )
SOLICITOR: Patrick P Geaney, Adare, Co. Limerick
NOTE: CASH BUYERS ONLY
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EIRCODE: V94 W8HK