A traditional farmhouse set amidst rolling countryside on a working farm 3 miles from Castleblayney 1.5 hours from Dublin. Beautifully furnished throughout with games room, free bicycles, free trout fishing on river site, reduced anglers rate and boat hire on lake. Also enjoy a free farm experience tour and complimentary voucher for a painting session at Colour Crazy Ceramics.
Shop 1 mile. Pub. Restaurant 3 miles. Beach 20 miles.
GF: lounge with sofa bed, kitchen/diner, games room, utility room, shower room. FF: double with ensuite shower room, double with two singles, single, bathroom with shower over bath.
Electricity and oil central heating included, wood burner with fuel supplied, linen and towels included, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, TV, dvd player, CD, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, hairdryer, uk tv channels, welcome pack, open plan garden, garden furniture, bbq, locked shed available for storage, off road parking, free bicycles available. One pet welcome. This beautiful home is situated on a 45 hectare working farm. It has a herd of Angus/Limousine beef cows, a flock of Easycare sheep, free range hens which provide fresh eggs daily for guests and a rooster which acts as an alarm clock. There is also a working sheep dog called Judy.
A guided tour of the farm is provided for guests where they can see the new born calves and feed the pet lambs and pet pigs in season. Hand pick your very own freshly laid free range eggs from the hen enclosure.
The farm is an anglers haven as it has a river and lake located on it. The river meanders through the low lying meadows and it is open for anglers to fish without a license. It is teaming with wild rainbow and brown trout. The lake on the farm, known as Milltown Lake, is stocked by the local angling club. The owners can provide licences at a rate of EUR10 for a day ticket or EUR50 for a 7 day weekly ticket. Boat hire is also available at a rate of EUR5 per half day. Boat pick up can be arranged with the owner.
~ A restaurant in Castleblayney provides a free bus too and from the its premises for people staying at the property.
~ The games room includes table tennis, air hockey and darts located in the barn adjacent to the property.
~ There is also a kennel available for pets.
~ There is a ceramic painting studio and craft shop situated on the farm. It was set up in 2008 and caters for birthday parties, children and adult groups and families. It is a fun and relaxing activity that is appealing to all ages. Guests staying in Drumleek Farmhouse are welcome to paint at the studio and browse and purchase gifts in the craft shop.
Fishing – River 0 yards. Walking – Hill .5 miles. Childrens Playground, Fishing 1 miles. Forest walks 2 miles. Leisure Club with gym, hot-tub, sauna, steam room, Water sports, Traditional Music, Tennis, Swimming Pool, Bowling 3 miles. Golf 4 miles. Horse riding, Pony trekking, Shooting 5 miles. Pitch and putt 6 miles