The property extends to a total area of 17.27 hectares (42.67 acres) with a traditional cottage and yard. There is road frontage onto the R415 between Athy and Kildare extending to approximately 100 metres. The entire is accessed via a gravel tree (copper beech and oak) lined laneway which leads to the cottage and yard, setback in the middle of the holding.
This property is located in the townsland of Gorteen Upper, on the R415 between Kildare (5km) and Athy (7km). The M7 Motorway (Junction 13) can be accessed at Kildare Town and is only 10 mins from the lands. In addition to this the entire is also close to The Curragh and Newbridge Outlined on the maps below is the location of the property encircled in red.
IDEALLY SUITABLE FOR FARMING, BLOODSTOCK OR AS A PRIVATE RESIDENCE
This is a traditional cottage which requires complete renovation. The accommodation comprises sittingroom, kitchen, 2 bedrooms and bathroom. Outside there is a small yard with a number of stores. The site would be ideal for a replacement dwelling (subject to the necessary Planning Permission).
The land is all in permanent pasture laid out in circa 8 divisions. There are natural hedgerows with great shelter and mature timber on the boundaries. Overall this is top quality land classified in the soils map of County Kildare as ‘Fontstown Series’ which is generally accepted to be some of the best land in the Country. They are described ‘as moderately deep to shallow, well – drained soils, of sandy loam to loam texture. The parent material comprises almost entirely limestone’.
Gallagher Shatter, 4 Upper Ely Place, Dublin 2,
Private well, ESB.
PUBLIC AUCTION ON THURSDAY 8TH OCTOBER 2015 @ 3PM IN THE KEADEEN HOTEL, NEWBRIDGE (UPS)
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Energy Performance Indicator: 1212.4 kWh/m²/yr
Take the M7 Motorway south bound and exit at Junction 13 signposted for Kildare Town. At the roundabout take first exit toward Nurney, the R415. Proceed through the village of Nurney and the property is approximately 1.5km on your left hand side with a JORDAN sign.
Take the Kilcullen to Athy road, now the R418. Continue to Fontstown Cross (past Church on right) and turn right at Cross and continue straight on that road signposted for Kildare Town, after 3km property will be on your right a JORDAN sign.
By appointment only