This idyllic, traditional stone cottage sits in a pretty and secluded location off a quiet winding lane close to Lough Mask, 10 miles from the town of Ballinrobe and close to the border of County Galway/County Mayo.
This Clonbur cottage has been built to a very high standard using some reclaimed materials, mostly from the surrounding mountains themselves and retains many traditional, character features throughout.
Furnished to a high standard, this cottage provides comfortable accommodation for families and friends who are looking to experience life in this part of Ireland.
The cottage provides four delightful bedrooms, all with en-suite shower rooms and beautiful views overlooking Lough Mask.
The open plan living area with multi-fuel stove is an ideal place to enjoy the peace and quiet.
The well-equipped kitchen is a great location to prepare and serve meals whilst spending some quality time together sat around the dining table.
The property has a gravel driveway leading towards the entrance, with a large circular lawned area in the middle; a perfect location to enjoy a glass of something refreshing whilst enjoying the stunning views on offer.
The town of Clonbur just across the border in County Galway is only four miles away and offers local amenities such as local pubs, shopping and restaurants.
A lovely Clonbur cottage, which can be enjoyed at any time of the year.
Four bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single with en-suite shower, basin, basin and WC. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with open fire.
About the location
CLONBUR, COUNTY GALWAY
Cong 3.5 miles; Galway City 29.5 miles.
The traditional village of Clonbur is located between Lough Mask and Lough Corrib in County Galway. Offering a small selection of shops and pubs, it retains a distinctly Irish feel with its own unique character and charm. There are a number of places of interest to the visitor in the surrounding area, including Ross Hill Abbey, Ballykine Castle and Lough Coolin. For walkers and hikers, the imposing Mount Gable offers one of Ireland’s most scenic mountain walks, with the trail beginning less than 2 miles from Clonbur. The nearby village of Cong is well worth a visit and is famed as the setting for the John Wayne movie, ‘The Quiet Man’. It is also home to Ashford Castle with its magnificent architecture, fine dining and sprawling golf course. Loughs Corrib and Mask are world-renowned for trout and salmon fishing and boats and guides are available locally. Clonbur makes an ideal base for exploring other attractions in the area such as Galway City, the Connemara National Park and Clew Bay to the north.