Beech Lane Farmhouse

Gowran, County Kilkenny (Ref. 18513)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Gowran 5 miles. A superbly-appointed, converted farmhouse, next to the owners' small livestock farm and set amongst glorious countryside near the village of Gowran, County Kilkenny. This Gowran cottage has been lovingly renovated to provide bright, airy and spacious accommodation that still retains the character and identity of the original building. With modern features such as electric radiators and kitchen appliances complemented by thick walls and sloping ceilings, this Gowran cottage will allow guests to relax and settle in immediately. This Gowran cottage benefits from two ground floor bedrooms as well as a ground floor wet room, which, with wide doorways and no internal steps, make the ground floor wheelchair accessible. The open plan living accommodation is ideal for spending time together whether it is with family or friends and there is even a mezzanine-level sitting area where the children can play or adults can relax with a good book or glass of wine! This Gowran cottage is set in idyllic countryside and the enclosed garden, complete with furniture is perfect for alfresco dining or just enjoying the peace and tranquillity of the countryside. The quaint village of Gowran is just a few miles away and has many amenities including shops, pubs and a racecourse! The city of Kilkenny is just over ten minutes' drive and a cultural hotspot where you can enjoy a wide range of events including the Kilkenny Cat Laughs Comedy Festival. The city also boasts a colourful history with an impressive castle and cathedral within the city limits. Kilkenny is also the perfect spot to enjoy traditional Irish music with many venues displaying a variety of talents that will never fail to entertain. Further afield, the cities of Dublin and Waterford are easily reached along the nearby motorway and a day trip to the beautiful east coast and the mountains of Wicklow is a must. With so much to see and do, this Kilkenny cottage is just waiting for you to experience it all.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin. Ground floor wet room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with gas fire. Mezzanine sitting area (seats 2) with sofa bed.

Amenities

Electric central heating with gas fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Saorview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Gas inc. in rent. Electricity charged by meter reading, first €20 inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate. Ample off road parking. Enclosed patio and lawned garden with furniture and trampoline. Front courtyard garden with BBQ. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 miles, pub 2 miles. Note: The owner requires a €50 refundable deposit for the electric gate fob. Note: Due to the cattle, horse and cat on the owners' farm, pets should be kept on a lead when outside. Note: The ground floor is wheelchair accessible.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

GOWRAN, COUNTY KILKENNY

Kilkenny 8 miles; Carlow 14 miles.

The quaint village of Gowran lies to the east of Kilkenny city. The village was once a place of importance prior to the Norman invasion and the large church and castle are still visible today. Gowran Park Racecourse and 18 hole golf course is located just outside the village and there is also a popular pitch and putt course in the village. Gowran lies close to the vibrant city of Kilkenny which is a cultural hotspot with many bars and restaurants as well as theatres and music venues. The River Nore provides excellent fishing opportunities and there is easy access to Dublin and the south via the M9 motorway. A superb, central location for your Irish holiday.