Geashill Castle, Geashill, Co. Offaly

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From €650,000

Detached House
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Detached House

Contact Name: Heffernan Auctioneers

Agent: Heffernan Auctioneers

PSR Licence Number: 003314

Email Agent Call 057 932 4622
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Key Features

Ruins of castle on site
Large site/ground circa 1.89 Hectares (4.67 Acres)
Private setting
Located in the heart of village
Magnificent landscaped grounds with large selection of mature trees
Approached via large wide drive with large yard to front of dwelling
Dual heating (oil & solid fuel) ? Full length cellar to house (wired)
Selection of stone outbuildings & sheds
Commuting distance of Dublin

Property Description

Geashill Castle, named after the adjacent ruined home of Lord Digby' s of Sherbourne agent, is an imposing structure set behind magnificent boundary walls. It is a robust and finely executed building with attractive stonework. The battered base to the rear is a most intriguing feature. Steeped in history this site, including ruins of former Geashill Castle and the boundary walls, is an important element in Geashill' s heritage. Detached six-bay two-storey over basement former guest house, built c.1870 and burned c.1922, with extension having carriage arch opening to facade. Now used as a private house. Set within its own grounds. Pitched modern tiled roof with rendered chimneystacks. Roughly dressed random coursed limestone walls with tooled stone plinth, quoins, cornice and opening surrounds. Tie-bars to rear walls with stone and red brick batter base. Segmental-headed openings with tooled stone surrounds and replacement windows and door. Door to basement in south-east elevation. Ruins of former Geashill Castle to site. Site bounded by random course rubble stone wall with modern entrance gate. The breathtaking Geashill Castle dates back to the 1870s, and is the former home of the 11th Earl of Kildare, and later Baron and Baroness Digby. Geashill is a village in County Offaly , Ireland. It is situated between the towns of Tullamore & Portalington on the R420 regional road. Geashill has a church of Ireland, a shop, petrol station, a post office, GAA club and two public houses.
Geashill castle is a fully functioning family home, newly rebuilt with double wall construction and internally insulated in 1995. There are three large bedrooms, two shower rooms and a family bathroom. The property has two large reception rooms and a spacious kitchen/dining room with a log burning stove. There is also a large utility room. The property oozes old-world character and is set in idyllic walled gardens within easy walking distance of all local amenities.

Kitchen: 4.07 x 6.42 - Fitted kitchen, feature solid fuel stove, ceiling coving, tiled floor

Utility: 3.59 x 2.18 - Plumbed for washing machine/dryer, tiled floor, door to side
Sitting Room: 4.03 x 7.3 - Open fireplace, granite surround arched entrance door, tile floor, stairs to living room
Living Room: 4.08 x 5.88 - Fireplace with inset stove, solid wood floor, ceiling coving
Bathroom: 3.5 x 1.21 - Tiled with shower, WC & WHB

Bedroom 1: 4.08 x 4.34 - Built in wardrobe

Bedroom 2: 3.25 x 2.88 - Built in wardrobes

Bedroom 3: 4.05 x 6.43 - Built in wardrobes
Bathroom 2: 2.42 x 2.72 - Bath, electric shower, WC & WHB

This property was last updated: 2 days ago

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Selling Agent

Heffernan Auctioneers
High Street Tullamore Co. Offaly

Contact Name: Heffernan Auctioneers

PSR Licence Number: 003314

Call 057 932 4622
This Detached House located at Geashill Castle, Geashill, Co. Offaly is currently for sale. This property was last updated by Heffernan Auctioneers 2 days ago. Geashill Castle, Geashill, Co. Offaly is priced as: From €650,000 and has 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms. View all properties for sale in Geashill, Co. Offaly. View properties for sale with 3 bedrooms in Geashill, Co. Offaly.
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Geashill Castle, Geashill, Co. Offaly