This cottage is in one of the most picturesque areas in Wicklow with the town of Aughrim only 2 miles away and Ballykissangel 7 miles. A beautiful authentic 200 year old thatch cottage with wonderful views over the countryside and comfortably decorated and furnished. There are lots of activities in the surrounding area from fishing, golfing and a bowling green nearby. Aughrim is a small village with a fine selection of bars and restaurants. The stunning East coast beaches are only 9 miles away.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 2 miles. Beach 9 miles.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower over bath. FF: double.
Electricity included , 1 hour of oil central heating included and then run off EUR1 coin meter., wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, No Smoking, TV, dvd player, radio, fridge with small ice box, microwave, dishwasher, freeview, internet access, welcome pack, fully enclosed shared garden, patio area, garden furniture, off road parking. Pets welcome. ~ There is free Wifi internet access available for guests use free of charge.
This is a 200 year old cottage and the beams are low so care needs to be taken if you are tall.
Arklow is a lively town with a picturesque main street complete with ornate street lighting and colourful shop fronts. It is famous for its 19 Arch bridge which is one of the longest in Europe. The Seabreeze festival in July, Maritime festival in August, Celtic Challenge held every second year and the Arklow Music festival in March are all dates for your diary!
Aughrim is the winner of the Tidy Towns competition in 2008. It has 3 restaurants and 3 pubs. The Strawberry Tree is one of Ireland’s few organic restaurants. There is also a Farmer’s market held every Saturday morning selling home made produce and organic vegetables
The solid fuel burner in the dining area runs the central heating. Once this is burning it takes approximately 30 minutes to heat the radiators. There is an immersion heater for the water.
There are no laundry facilities at the property but there is a laundrette in Aughrim – 2 miles.
This property would not be really suitable for the elderly as the stairs are very steep.
Wireless broadband is available free of charge.
Traditional Music, Fishing – Lake 2 miles. Horse riding, Golf 4 miles. Pitch and putt, Leisure Club with gym, hot-tub, sauna, steam room, Coastal walks, Cinema 9 miles.