Ballygar 5.8 miles.
A beautiful, detached stone cottage situated in unrivalled tranquillity in the picturesque countryside of County Galway, close to the town of Ballygar.
This striking Galway cottage was built to a superb standard and beautifully combines comfortable, traditional elements with modern convenience.
The property stands on a wonderfully mature site of circa 12 acres which incorporates well maintained gardens leading to mature, natural woodlands.
Spaciously appointed, this Galway cottage offers ground floor accommodation with three delightful bedrooms, one boasting an en-suite, while a sitting room, complete with a cosy open fire, provides the perfect place to escape to at the close of each day.
Rustle up a culinary delight before discussing holiday plans over dinner in the bright dining area, before taking a stroll in the surrounding woodland with just the rustling breeze through the surrounding trees to interrupt you.
Settled on a quiet road, guests at this Galway cottage can enjoy a variety of gentle walks from the doorstep, whilst the isolated setting is perfect for dreamy nights spent stargazing before retiring inside to the comfort of the open fire.
Also a variety of wildlife can be seen including sika deer, red squirrels, pine martins and a number of birds.
The historic little town of Ballygar is just a short drive away, providing a variety of amenities.
Take a stroll along the riverside, which yields plentiful stock for fishermen, as does the nearby 40 acres of Hollygrove Lake.
Lough Ree also offers a serene setting for anglers, or, why not try the watersports or simply relax on a leisure cruise on the Shannon River to soak up the idyllic surroundings?
Pop into the nearby, delightful village of Athleage for lunch before heading into Roscommon or Athlone for all your shopping needs.
The cosmopolitan city of Galway is just an hour’s drive from your cottage, with winding streets crammed with bars and cafes on every corner and a bohemian culture just waiting to be enjoyed.
Don’t forget the stunning Connemara route to the north west of Galway with meandering roads and breathtaking scenery.
All this before returning to the peace and quiet of your characteristic Galway cottage.