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Property DetailsA superb Georgian Castlellated house and a charming family home approached via an impressive tree lined avenue in a parkland setting with mature woodland and gardens.Busherstown House is a superb country house and a charming family home approached via an impressive tree lined avenue in a parkland setting with lovely mature woodland and gardens. Surrounding the house is a courtyard, walled garden, large two storey studio a fantastic converted coach house and stabling all sitting on ten acres in the heart of the countryside.Busherstown House is a three-bay two storey castellated Georgian house dating back to 1815 built on the site of an O’Carroll castle. The eclectic character of the residence is owed to the fact that it was constructed in various phases, the most notable of which resulted in the addition of its fine nineteenth century gothic revival frontage with terminating towers and a cenelated parapet. It was originally the family seat of the Minchin family.Busherstown is approached through an impressive stone entrance via a long winding tree lined avenue that leads to the front of the house and on through to the courtyard. There is also a rear farm entrance from the road. The main house consists of exqusite reception rooms, large bedrooms, which are all bright well-proportioned rooms. Throughout the house there are fine features such as the ornate cornicing, centre roses, original fireplaces, symmetrical sash windows with tooled stone stills and a wonderful gothic fan above the front door. The bellcote cut stone courtyard is entered through a carriage arch into a central yard containing a recently renovated loft style coach house, a two storey studio, stabling and various outbuildings. The informal gardens are laid out with extensive lawns, a walled garden, herbaceous borders and pathways protected by mature lime trees.Coach House/BelfryA wonderfully converted coach house with entrance hall, open plan sitting room/dining room/kitchen, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, office and cloakroom. There is a very stylish New York style loft apartment with all the modern facilities in the old style with a cosy stove and has full central heating.Two storey Studio c.1,400 square feet recently refurbished comprising a large reception room, catering kitchen, and cloakroom facilities.The GroundsThe house and yard sits on c.10 acres. The grounds include two fenced grass paddocks, gardens, stone courtyard, stable yard; various outhouses, a walled garden and a new hard-core tennis court. A front avenue and rear farm entrance from the road. All this with lovely views of the stunning countryside in a great location on the Tipperary/Offaly border.
Additional Property InformationThis single family listing located at Moneygall, Co. Offaly boasts seven bedrooms. The property is presently selling for $756,665.
This property is presented by Celia Lamb of Ganly Walters located in Ireland.