Ardagh 4.9 miles.
This is a quirky and cosy stone-built and thatched roofed cottage situated just a short walk from the village of Legan in County Longford.
Ideal for two couples.
The building itself, as well as the surrounding gardens, have been immaculately maintained and the entire cottage feels incredibly neat and tidy, with stone flooring throughout.
There are two double bedrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs, as well as a fold out sofa bed that can be used as needed.
As such the property comfortably sleeps four.
There is a downstairs shower room as well as a fully fitted kitchen and seating area, complete with an old-fashioned fireplace and woodburning stove.
The front of the property welcomes guests with a beautifully maintained large garden and gravel driveway, which can hold possibly three or four cars if needed.
The rear of the cottage offers more outdoor space that includes a water feature and room to sit in the shade.
Beyond that, the cottage’s idyllic location gives all guests the chance to gaze out for miles at the rolling pastures and take in the sights and smells of the Irish countryside.
A short walk takes you to the pub and shop; the closest restaurant is 3.1 miles away.
The surrounding area is made up largely of fields and countryside so offers fantastic walking opportunities.
This truly picturesque cottage is a wonderful opportunity for couples or families looking to get away to the countryside and stay in a property without modern technologies and escape into the past.
Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x first floor double. Shower room with basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining and sitting area with woodburning stove.
About the location
LEGAN, COUNTY LONGFORD
Abbeyshrule 3.1 miles; Ardagh 4.9 miles; Ballymahon 9.6 miles; Lanesborough 21.7 miles; Longford 12.6 miles; Ballinamuck 24.9 miles.
Legan is a small village in County Longford in Ireland. The surrounding area is made up of beautiful countryside with fantastic walking opportunities. Nearby Abbeyshrule is a multi award-winning village with several lovely walks in the area and a beautiful canal harbour offering leisurely cycle rides along the banks of the royal canal. For those seeking sightseeing with a difference why not book a pleasure flight or even a lesson at Abbeyshrule airport? Ardagh is only 6.9 miles away and sits in the very heart of County Longford, surrounded by stunning rural countryside. It is one of the most picturesque villages with many architecturally important features. An easy drive takes you to Ballymahon where more energetic activities are on offer including canoeing, kayaking, white water rafting, river tubing, zorbing and aqua spheres. Fishermen will enjoy a trip to Laneboro located on the banks of the River Shannon which is regularly referred to as a fisherman’s paradise here you can expect to encounter large bream, roach, hybrids, perch and pike. Longford town is a bright bustling centre dominated by the historic Saint Mel's cathedral and is home to a fine selection of restaurants, pubs, boutiques and shopping outlets. Longford is also home to a cinema, a back stage theatre as well as an 18 hole golf course. Take a day out to the historic village of Ballinamuck is situated in the north of County Longford, close to the borders of Leitrim and Cavan. Literally translated to ‘mouth of the ford of the pig’, Ballinamuck is a wonderful area to discover the mass of farmland, lakes, low lying hills and pristine boglands of North Longford. Ballinamuck was once the site of the Battle of Ballinamuck and there is a local heritage centre which houses an interesting exhibition of the events of the battle.
Note: Children aged 7 years and over only.