Clooncorraun Cottage

Ballinrobe, County Mayo (Ref. 4191)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

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

The property

This quaint stone Ballinrobe cottage is situated is a pretty, secluded location, off a quiet winding lane, close to Lough Mask, 2 miles from the market town of Ballinrobe. This Ballinrobe cottage is a wonderful place to enjoy a family get together, and a relaxing holiday. This Ballinrobe cottage is adorned with special features, and has been sympathetically restored, using some reclaimed materials, to make a unique combination of old and new. The sitting room of this Ballinrobe cottage features an original 'hag bed' alcove, built to keep the woman of the house warm, there are exposed stone walls in the bedrooms, a Belfast sink, and a woodburner, making this Ballinrobe cottage a warm, cosy, homely place to enjoy your holiday. Outside this Ballinrobe cottage, the enclosed garden has a feature stone circle, fruit trees and herbs and an ancient well, making it a special place to sit out and relax on warm sunny afternoons, watching the pine martins flitting about in the surrounding countryside. On cooler evenings, why not crack open a bottle of wine and relax in front of the fire with a good book or movie from the owner's vast and varied selection? Both inside and out, this Ballinrobe cottage is a wonderfully unique and interesting place to relax, and with so many traditional and original features, you will be continually mesmerised by its beauty.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Compact fitted kitchen
  • Sitting room (seats 5) with woodburner & dining area (seats 5)
  • One double bedroom

First floor

  • One king-size double bedroom leading to...
  • One family bedroom with 1 x double (accessed from one side only) & 1 x single bed - low doorway
  • Bathroom with bath, basin & WC

General

  • Central heating powered by woodburner in sitting room
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Washing machine
  • Satellite TV, DVD, video
  • CD, radio
  • Extensive & varied selection of books, games, DVDs & videos
  • Fuel for woodburner included
  • Electricity by meter reading, first €10 included in rent
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • Travel cot & highchair available on request
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking for cars & boats
  • Enclosed lawned garden with feature stone circle, covered seating area, garden furniture & BBQ
  • Shop & pub in Ballinrobe, 2 miles

Notes:

  • The family bedroom is accessed via the double bedroom
  • This property is surrounded by grazing farmland, so pets must be supervised at all times.

About the location

BALLINROBE, COUNTY MAYO

Westport 20 miles; Galway 30 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 33.5 miles; 52 mins
  • Dun Laoghaire ferry - 150 miles; 3 hrs 12 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Ballinrobe, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Ballinrobe, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Ballinrobe, 2 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Ashford Castle - Medieval castle on the shores of Lough Corrib
  • Fishing - Fantastic fishing is available on the doorstep; Lough Mask, Lough Carra & Lough Corrib
  • Croagh Patrick - Large mountain renowned for its pilgrimage and invigorating hikes
  • Clew Bay - Beautiful ocean bay overlookedby Croagh Patrick

Day trip:

  • Glenveagh - Exotic gardens in County Donegal
  • Connemara National Park - Breathtaking walks and amazing scenery