Mees House

Timicat near Glenamaddy, County Galway (Ref. 27514)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

Features

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

The property

This detached ground floor cottage sits in the small rural hamlet of Timicat, under five miles from the welcoming town of Glenamaddy in County Galway. This spacious cottage near Glenamaddy offers friends and families a relaxing base from which to explore this beautiful, rural part of Ireland. Set entirely across the ground floor, with four bedrooms, one benefiting from an en-suite shower room, guests at this Glenamaddy cottage are sure to enjoy a Galway holiday in comfort. A bright and breezy atmosphere graces this charming holiday home, with its roomy kitchen with small dining area, as well as a large utility room and a comfortable, airy sitting room made cosy by the warmth of an open fire. From the separate dining room, access to a rear patio garden can be found, and from here you can relax, perhaps with an afternoon picnic, as you admire the idyllic surrounding countryside, where the fields are often dotted with visiting cows. The town of Glenamaddy, just a short drive from this cottage in County Galway, is well known for its traditional Irish music, which can be enjoyed in the many friendly inns. Settled beside Lough Lurgeen, the town offers direct access to this area of National Heritage and international importance, with the surrounding bog inhabited by fascinating plants and wildlife. Within easy reach of your Glenamaddy cottage is the county town of Roscommon, displaying its history in the castle ruins, Roscommon Abbey and the Old Gaol. The popular attractions of Knock Shrine, Lough Rea, Connemara and The Burren are all also within easy reach, as is Galway City, with its vibrant culture and history, meaning this delightful cottage is perfectly placed for discovering all of the wonderful west of Ireland.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • Two double bedrooms (one with en-suite shower, basin & WC)
  • Two twin bedrooms
  • Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin & WC
  • Separate basin & WC
  • Kitchen with dining area (seats 4)
  • Utility
  • Dining room (seats 6)
  • Sitting room (seats 5) with open fire

General

  • Oil central heating with open fire
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Washer/dryer
  • TV with Saorview, DVD
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for fire included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Ample off road parking
  • Large garage for storage
  • Enclosed lawned garden with patio
  • Shop & pub 1.5 miles

About the location

TIMICAT, COUNTY GALWAY

Kilkerrin 1.5 miles; Glenamaddy 4.5 miles; Rosscommon 13 miles; Galway 37 miles.

Driving times:

  • Knock Airport - 31 miles; 48 mins
  • Dublin ferry - 117 miles; 2 hrs 11 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Kilkerrin, 1.5 miles
  • Nearest pub; Kilkerrin, 1.5 miles
  • Nearest town; Glenamaddy, 4.5 miles
  • Nearest village; Kilkerrin, 1.5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Demense Golf Club - 9-hole course designed by Eddie Hackett
  • Walking - Ideal for walkers with peat bog areas, with wonderful flora and fauna

Day trip:

  • Galway City - Lively, bustling city great for the whole family
  • Loughs - Lough Corrib and Lough Mask are large lakes ideal for fishing and boating