This delightful cottage enjoys a countryside setting 5.5 miles from Boyle, 2.5 hours from Dublin, and 1 hour from the West Coast. On 30 acres of farmland backing onto Lough Gara. Gurteen village is just 5 miles away with an Irish music centre where you can learn music and enjoy concerts throughout the summer season. The scenic lakes of Lough Key, Lough Arrow and Lough Gara attract fishermen from all over Europe, lending a cosmopolitan feel to the area. Relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of central Ireland or join in the festivities at the Arts festival held in July.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 5.5 miles. Beach 40 miles.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, double with ensuite shower room, twin, bathroom.
Electricity and oil central heating included, open fire with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, TV, video, dvd player, CD, fridge with small ice box, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, partially enclosed garden, off road parking. Sorry no pets. ~ There is no direct view of the lake; you can see it in the distance through the trees.
~ There are 3 fishing areas within 1 mile of the cottage:
Fishing area 1: 0.9 miles from the cottage with walking access and car parking for 6 cars
Fishing area 2: 0.9 miles from the cottage with pier sloping down to the lake, large car pack, picnic area and bench and is very suitable for person with limited mobility.
Fishing area 3: (Lake Gara) Walk up track at rear of cottage, through field and onto the road which runs along the lake. This walk will take you approx 7-10mins walk but is not suitable for a person with limited mobility.
~ There is an open outside shed and the tumble dryer is stored here along with a fridge which can be used for storing bait.
Fishing .25 miles. Walking .5 miles. Traditional Music 6 miles. Golf 7 miles.