No. 1 The Byre
Rathmore near Ashford, County Wicklow
Rathmore Country House Cottages
Ashford 3 miles. Situated on the owner's working livestock farm in the townland of Rathmore, 3 miles from the village of Ashford, County Wicklow. Framed by the beauty of Rathmore Country House, the owner has crafted their own private townland in the expansive grounds, comprising 32 well-appointed Ashford self-catering cottages varying in size, style and layout. No. 1 The Byre is a three bedroomed, two storey, stone-built cottage, the former calf shed, and features a spiral staircase, eaves bedroom and its own outside space, while Suite no. 3 is a cosy studio apartment set entirely over the first floor. All of the owner's properties, two of which are bookable through Hogans Cottages, are situated around a Georgian courtyard and benefit from the use of the on-site gym, children's playground, BBQ area, football pitch and running track. Central to the majority of Wicklow's tourist attractions, and with Dublin so tantalisingly close, there are endless possibilities from these lovely Ashford cottages.
One of two lovely cottages on the owner’s working livestock farm. A two storey, stone-built cottage with spiral staircase. Note: This Ashford cottage is on the same site as Ref 3946, and together they sleep 7.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor single, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x eaves double (limited headroom). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Note: The first floor is accessed via a spiral staircase.
Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Feeview, DVD. Fuel and power charged via meter reading at end of stay. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot available. Off road parking for 3 cars. Use of shared gym. Own outside area, use of shared spaces including BBQ area, playground, football pitch and running track. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: This property is suitable for a maximum of 5, including infants.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Washing machine
About the location
Ashford, County Wicklow
Wicklow 4 miles; Enniskerry 15 miles; Dublin 30 miles.
The rapidly expanding village of Ashford, historically known as Ballymacahara, boasts good transport links, numerous pubs and restaurants, and plenty of things to see and do. With easy transport links to Wicklow town and Dublin, there is no shortage of opportunities for a great day out in Ireland. The Mount Usher gardens and arboretum can be found in Ashford, laid out along the River Vartry, which runs under and through the village, and with the Wicklow Way, and mountainous backdrops close by, there is no shortage of walking on offer. Enjoy a day out at Brittas Bay; as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and proud owner of numerous Blue Flag awards, this pretty, unspoilt beach and its surrounding coastline offer beautiful landscapes and 5km of sand dunes to explore, not to mention perfect conditions for sailing, walking and sunbathing! Wicklow Gaol, one of the most haunted places in Ireland and Powerscourt House and Gardens are only a short drive away, try sailing on the Lacken Reservoir, or take a day trip in to vibrant Dublin and visit the Guinness Storehouse and Gravity Bar, the highest bar in Ireland, Kilmainham Gaol, Ireland's most famous prison, or Dublin Castle. A perfect base for enjoying the Irish coast.