Quinn Property are set to hold a public auction this coming Wednesday March 20th at the Mount Wolseley Hotel, Tullow, Co. Carlow.
Up for auction is a stunning 246-acre residential farm, Clonogan House, which is located 500metres from Clonegal village in Carlow, near the Wicklow and Wexford borders. Clonegal is a historic village, situated on the River Derry and home to Huntington Castle, one of the county’s most visited tourist attractions.
The Property -
All in all, the property extends to 246-acres in total and includes a period-style farmhouse, extensive equestrian facilities, excellent quality farmland and an array of livestock and machinery sheds.
The residence was first built in 2815, though has had a number of extensions added over the years. The Residence is in need of some slight upgrading and modernization and totals 272.89 square metres. It boasts excellent views of the Blackstairs Mountains and Mount Leinster.
The area driveway up to the residence is surrounded by stud rails and there are electric gates fitted at the road. The avenue is covered with tarmacadam.
Inside the property are seven bedrooms in total and there are four toilets in total, as well as two en-suites. There are also two areas in which to entertain guests, a dining room and a living room. The property comes with a BER rating of G - BER no. 111696217.
There is also a private well on the grounds of the residence, as well as a garage.
As mentioned, the property comes with a wide range of outbuildings and an extensive range of equestrian facilities.
There are 13 stables in total in two stable blocks (28 x 7m and 30 x 5m). There are also four round roof sheds, two lean-to sheds, a horse shed and a horse walker with six compartments.
The Farm -
Down to the brass tax and the farm holding extends to 246-acres in total.
The lands are divided by a public road, with 160-acres surrounding the residence and farmyard. A further 58-acres of land are situated across the aforementioned public road. The remaining 24-acres, which includes and old sand pit, is also located across a local road from the house.
There is approximately 200-acres of arable land out of all 246-acres and it has been described as of “excellent quality”. There is currently 60-acres of the farm used for tillage purposes, with the rest in permanent pasture.
The land is situated in the fertile valley adjoining the river Derry and is a free-draining soil type. The lands located immediately around the farmhouse and yard have been pre-divided into grazing paddocks with stud rail fencing.
The farm also boasts over 1km of road frontage!
The Auction -
As mentioned, the public auction will take place on March 20th at the Mount Wolseley Hotel in Tullow, Co. Carlow kicking off at 2pm. The farm will be offered for sale in the following lots:
Lot 1 - Circa 104.607-acres
Lot 2 - Circa 58.024-acres with a 1/3 share of C. 23 acres of forestry.
Lot 3 - Circa 58.348-acres.
Lot 4 - 24.470-acres.
Get further information on the sale via the Quinn property website here.