Exclusive Lakeshore Residence at Ballycurrin Demesne, Lough Corrib, near Cross, County Mayo:SOLD

Eircode: H91 NPT3

Exclusive Lakeshore Residence at Ballycurrin Demesne, Lough Corrib,

near Cross, County Mayo: SOLD

” sweep of shore and bend of bay”

It is indeed rare to encounter a property that seems to typify the very essence of that famous phrase from Joyce’s ” Finnegan’s Wake” , but here,

on Ballycurrin Demesne, within sight of the dramatic beauty of the Joyce Country Mountains, lies a most exclusive and elegant jewel in the

property market; located on the shores of Lough Corrib in a beautiful wooded setting of around four acres with extensive shoreline.

The property is naturally peninsular, extending out onto the lake, boasting magnificent views, delightful fishing haunts, nature trails and that elusive privacy so precious in today’s world.

Over four acres of a variety of well- established timbers surround and protect the dwelling, maintaining its standing as a haven for a multitude of forest dwellers such as badger, pinemarten, hare, pheasant, kestrel and other birds.

The Dwelling:

The layout and design of this property is of Swiss inspiration with a wealth of individual features complimenting the natural beauty of the area in which the house is situate.

The house is presented in immaculate condition, measuring about 260 metres square, with external limestone cladding, a natural slate roof and a wooden verandah extending half way around the house.

There is a large garage with work bench, water treatment system, hoover and connection for a generator.

There are three outside water taps, electrical sockets and sensor lighting along the winding driveway.


Throughout the whole dwelling the walls have been lined in wood, complimented by wooden floors and beamed ceilings.

There is a highly sophisticated built-in Nilfisk Hoover system, a built-in ventilation system with heat recovering,

two telephone lines, a satellite system, oil fired central heating

and gas connection to the Kitchen, which has a Lacanche Cluny cooker.

All windows and doors are of cedar wood.

The Accommodation is laid out as follows:


Entrance Hall: 2m 70 x 2m 20: leading to;

Kitchen: 5m x 3m 50; with hand crafted antique style wooden cupboards, built in fridge and dishwasher,

a Lecanche Cluny cooker with 5 burners and two ovens,

and French windows leading out to woods and lakeshore:

Dining room/ Sitting room: 9m x 8m: Large Open plan area with open fireplace and French Windows

leading out to woods and lakeshore:

Utility: 3m x 2m and 1m x 1m:

WC: 1M 50 X 1M:

Landing : 3m 40x 1m 40; With Hot Press:

Master Bedroom: 4m 75 x 4m 50: with walk in Wardrobe: 2m 60 x 1m 45:

En-suite: 2m 90 x 2m 50: with bath/ jacuzzi, shower stall, w.c., bidet, and antique enclosed wash hand basin;

French windows lead down to lake and woods.

Guest Bedroom: 5m 40 x 3m 90:

En-Suite; 2m 75 x 1m 80: with bath, w.c., bidet and antique enclosed wash hand basin.

French windows lead to terrace to woods and lake.

Upstairs: Gallery/ Studio: 6m 60 x 4m 60: with roof windows: overlooks Kitchen and Sitting room:

Bedroom: 4m 70 x 4m 20, inclusive of en- suite, with bath, w.c, and wash stand.

Storage Space: 5m 90 x 1m: 2m 90 x 1m, 1m 70 x 1m.


Ber: D2.

Amenities nearby: Angling, watersports, golf, shooting, ponyriding,

mountain climbing, painting, falconry:

Located just ten minutes from the renowned Ashford Castle, villages of Cong and Cross, 15 mis Headford town, half an hour to Galway city.

One Hour Knock Airport. Three hours Dublin city and airport…

two hrs Shannon Airport. For further details, maps, and brochure please contact Sole Agent:

Helen Cassidy, MRICS B.A.(Mod)MSCSI, Auctioneer and Valuer, Clonbur House, Clonbur, County Galway, Ireland. www.premierpropertiesireland.com [email protected] 00 353 949546868 0035387 2463748

These particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property only and are in no way guaranteed, nor do they form part of any contract. They are issued on the express condition that all negotiations are conducted through Helen Cassidy. All properties are offered subject to contract and to being unsold.

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