A romantic 350 year old thatched cottage located in a rural setting in Clough, Ballacolla, 6 miles from the historic town of Abbeyleix and 21 miles from the vibrant city of Kilkenny. The cottage is full of character and retains its traditional features, two staircases, solid fuel heating via an electric and 250 year old cast iron Victorian Range which is fully functional. Rooms are cosy so the cottage is best suited to couples or family members. The Slieve Bloom Mountains are just 20 minutes away whilst Dublin is 1 hour 20 minute drive and local attractions include the Rock of Cashel.
Shop 6 miles. Pub 100 yards. Restaurant 6 miles. Beach 75 miles.
GF: lounge/kitchen/diner, utility room, shower room. FF: double, twin.
Electricity included , storage heaters, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, TV, radio, freezer, microwave, w/machine, electric heaters, internet access, partially enclosed garden, patio area, garden furniture, private off road parking. Pets welcome. ~ Perfect base to explore the area, ancient city of Kilkenny, day trips to South East, Dublin and beyond within driving distance.
~ Pay as you go Wifi available
~ Swimming pools and Cinema just a 15 min drive.
~ Other places to see whilst in the area;
*Emo Court and gardens
*Slieve Bloom Mountains
*Rock of Cashel
*Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
*Rathdowney outlet shopping
*Kildare outlet shopping
*Many places to fish within 6-10 miles
~ The property is 350 years old and offers loft bedrooms
Traditional Music 100 yards. Fishing 3 miles. Childrens Playground, Golf 5 miles. Walking – Hill 8 miles.