New Thatch Farm

Scarteen near Knocklong, County Limerick (Ref. 28611)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
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  • Pets


The property

Knocklong 2 miles. A delightful, thatched cottage that dates back over 400 years and is situated amongst serene countryside, close to the village of Knocklong, County Limerick. With two cosy double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, this unique Knocklong cottage features all the authentic aspects of a traditional Irish cottage, such as exposed beams and thick walls, yet complements them with modern features, including underfloor heating, contemporary furnishings and an atmospheric woodburner. All this combines to create a living space that will delight and enchant customers. Set on over twenty acres of land, this Knocklong cottage benefits from a spacious courtyard and garden area, where you can relax in perfect tranquillity. Such is the peaceful nature of the surroundings and the character of this Knocklong cottage, it is a perfect choice for couples or maybe artists or writers who won't fail to be inspired. This Knocklong cottage also has WiFi which means keeping in touch, when required, is not a problem. The area surrounding this Knocklong property is awash with quaint hamlets and villages with pubs and shops where you will experience Irish culture at its authentic best. The town of Tipperary is just a short drive away, as is the famous Rock of Cashel. Walkers and cyclists will love the scenic routes through the Galtee and Ballyhoura mountains. The towns of Killarney and Limerick are within easy reach and you could be sipping a coffee in cosmopolitan Cork in just over an hour. A fantastic property in a superb location for a varied and memorable Irish break.


Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room (seats 3) with woodburner. External utility.


Oil underfloor central heating with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with basic Sky, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Courtyard garden to front. Lawn and patio garden to rear with furniture and BBQ area. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 10 mins walk. Note: Internal steps are steep and narrow and may not be suitable for the elderly or those with limited mobility. Note: This property is surrounded by farmland so your pet must be kept under strict control at all times when outside. Note: Stabling and paddock available by prior arrangement with owner. Note: Property is only suitable for babes-in-arms and children aged 5 and over only. Note: Max. 4 adults, including babes-in-arms.

Note: Property is only suitable for babes-in-arms and children aged 5 and over only.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter

About the location


Kilmallock 8 miles; Tipperary 12 miles.

The quaint hamlet of Knocklong lies close to the border of Tipperary and Limerick. This rural community has known drama with the dramatic escape of Sean Hogan taking place at Knocklong Station during the Irish War of Independence. The towns of Kilmallock and Tipperary are close by with an abundance of shops, bars and restaurants. This area is ideal for cyclists, with the Ballyhoura Mountains offering many scenic routes. The Galtee Mountains are also nearby; a haven for walkers and fishermen. Cork and Limerick cities are easily reached, making this quiet and peaceful location a perfect choice for an Irish holiday.