Atheiri Cottage

Fenagh near Ballinamore, County Leitrim (Ref. 936227)

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  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

Set on the edge of the peaceful village of Fenagh in County Leitrim this charming detached cottage is four miles from Ballinamore. There are a number of lakes in the area including St John’s, Drumlaheen and the crystal clear waters of Fenagh which makes this a fantastic base for friends and families. Inside you will the cottage is bright and spacious with the benefit of a ground floor bedroom with an en-suite shower room which will suit any less mobile guests. The heart of the home is the large open plan living area which has a kitchen, dining area and a sitting area which provides a cosy retreat with a multi-fuel stove. You will find everything you need to prepare home-cooked meals and there is plenty of space to spread the maps out and plan the next day’s adventure. If you would like a bit of peace and quiet from the rest of the group you can take advantage of the second sitting room which has an open fire and is perfect for curling up with a good book. Upstairs are a further three bedrooms which are tastefully decorated. The cottage is surrounded by countryside so you can sit out, take in the view and enjoy a drink with your loved ones while the children play. With such a variety of things to do nearby, you will be spoilt for choice. The Fenagh Visitor Centre is well worth a visit where you can explore the heritage of the area, or relax in the cafe whilst the younger members of your party enjoy the soft play area in the Monk's Den. Within a half an hour drive you can reach Lough Allen, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you can walk the country roads through open mountains and woodland and enjoy the stunning panoramic views. Nearby Ballinamore is a haven for cyclists and has a number of cycle routes that travel through the town. Atheiri Cottage is sure to delight all members of your group and will provide a scenic and peaceful holiday.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area (seats 5) with multi-fuel stove
  • Utility
  • Second sitting room (seats 4) with open fire
  • One small double bedroom with en-suite shower and basin
  • Basin and WC

First floor

  • One king-size double bedroom
  • Two twin bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC

General

  • Oil central heating with multi-fuel stove and open fire
  • Electric oven and induction hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • TV with Freeview and DVD
  • CD/radio
  • Selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fires inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • No pets
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Lawned garden to side and rear with furniture
  • Shop 4 miles
  • Pub 1 mile

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BALLINAMORE, COUNTY LEITRIM

Ballyconnell 12 miles, Carrick-on-Shannon 17.5 miles, Sligo 41 miles

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport; 51.4 miles, 1hr 14 mins
  • Dublin ferry; 102 miles, 2 hrs 5 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Ballinamore, 4 miles
  • Nearest pub; Fenagh, 1 mile
  • Nearest town; Ballinamore, 4 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Carrick Castle - See the remains of this historic building
  • Carrowkeel Temples - Dominating conical mounds known as motes
  • Elphin Windmill - Take a tour around this wonderful landmark
  • Lough Key Forest Park - Wonderful forest park of outstanding beauty and sweeping landscapes
  • Moon River - a picturesque boat tour of the River Shannon
  • River Shannon - Longest river in Ireland, offering superb cruising waters, watersports and relaxing riverside walks.

Day trip:

  • Dublin - The capital of Ireland, lively Dublin is home to the Gravity Bar, Ireland's highest bar, and Guinness Storehouse
  • Dublin's Guinness Store House - an insightful look into an Irish favourite
  • Rosslare - Cliff top village with panoramic views of Rosslare Bay
  • Sligo Folk Park - Turn back time and find out about rural Irish heritage