An old 3-roomed cottage and a range of outbuildings on a block of approximately 28-acres is for sale in Co. Sligo.
The property, in Moylough of the county, is located in a “quiet rural countryside”, yet is just 3 miles from Tubbercurry town, according to the selling agent, REA McCarrick & Sons.
“The land is of mixed quality, with a combination of good and average quality land, as well as some bogland, which could have potential for a variety of bio-diversity projects.” the property firm explained.
Laid out in two main blocks, the house sits on a block of approximately 28-acres, which the selling agent pointed out, could be divided into two lots of 15 and 13-acres, and the bogland section is 400 metres from the main block and contains approximately 13-acres.
The cottage’s accommodation comprises a central room (16' x 13'), a kitchen/living area with old Stanley solid fuel range, bedroom one (10' x 12') and bedroom two (12' x 12'). “2 small flat roof extensions which may need demolition/rebuilding/upgrade.”
There are two blocks of concrete built sheds plus onehay shed, all of which require upgrading and re-roofing, according to the selling agent.
Services include electricity and mains water.
1 or 3 lots (with guide prices indicated below)
- LOT 1: Cottage on 15-acres - €90,000;
- LOT 2: 13-acres of “good-quality” land with 2 cottage ruins - €65,000;
- LOT 3: 13-acres of bogland with good road frontage. some turbary rights in favour of others exist on this lot - €25,000.
On lot 1 and 2, is a selection of trees, including ash, spruce and scotch pine. The property is serviced with mains water and electricity and “good” broadband is available.
Community amenities include Moylough Primary School, a heritage/community centre (1km), a secondary school in Tubbercurry (6km) and Knock Airport (15km).
EU entitlements attached to most of the land are at a value of approx €157 per unit plus greening, according to the property firm.
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