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The Meelaghans, Tullamore, Offaly - For Sale
A C.83 acre residential farm is to be offered for sale by Public Auction on the 6th October 2017 at the Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore, Co. Offaly at 3pm. This prime farm is being offered for sale in four lots with the fifth lot comprising of the entire. Within the grounds of Lot 1 is a small cottage which is the birthplace of Major Howard Egan. Major Egan was born in 1815 and went on to make his name in the United States of America becoming so famous that even mountain ranges have been named after him! The same cottage was also the birthplace of Edward Egan, a famous poet and to this day it’s known as the “Poet’s Cottage”. There is a foundation in America called the ‘Major Howard Egan Family Foundation’ which has information on the cottage and the life of Major Howard Egan online at www.majorhowardegan.com. This residential farm is being offered for sale in five lots as follows; Lot 1 comprises of C.21.3 acres of prime land with a 3 bedroom detached bungalow on a mature site with landscaped gardens to side and front and tarmacadam driveway. Accommodation within the detached bungalow includes an entrance hallway, 3 spacious bedrooms, kitchen, sitting room, living/dining room, bathroom and utility. The property extends to C.925 sq. ft. As detailed above close by on the same grounds is a small cottage which attracts attention from as far afield as the United States Of America as it is the birthplace of Major Howard Egan and the poet Edward Egan. The agricultural land would be described as top quality, laid out in one block and all in grass. This parcel has dual road frontage and is located just C.2.5km from Tullamore. The agricultural sheds on this parcel include a 3 span round roof shed with 3 span lean-to’s on both sides along with a selection of outbuildings. This is a particularly attractive property as it encompasses everything one would need to start of their own farming enterprise. Lot 2 comprises of C.43.2 acres of good quality grazing land again with dual road frontage and located within C.2.5km of Tullamore, Co. Offaly. This land is laid out in grass, in a number of easily managed divisions and is easily accessed from the R420 (Tullamore/Portarlington) road. Lot 3 comprises of C.15 acres of very good quality grazing land with road frontage onto the R420 nearby Annagharvey Farm. This land is laid out in grass, in three easily managed divisions and is easily accessed from the R420 (Tullamore/Portarlington) road just C.4.5km from Tullamore. Lot 4 comprises of C.3.5 acres of very good quality grazing land again with road frontage and located just over the railway line at The Meelaghans within C.3km of Tullamore, Co. Offaly. This land is laid out in grass in one block. Lot 5 is the entire C.83 acre Residential Farm. The location of the lands are shown for identification purposes only outlined in red on the main image / O.S Folio map is available upon request. GPS Co-Ordinates 53.256811, -7.430866 There are no entitlements being sold with this land. Solicitor: Joahanna McGowan Solicitors, 1 Bridge Lane, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. Viewing of this exceptional holding is highly recommended! Contact GVM Auctioneers Tullamore Today on 05793-21196 for further details.
- Beds: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Accommodation within the detached bungalow includes an entrance hallway, 3 spacious bedrooms, kitchen, sitting room, living/dining room, bathroom and utility. The property extends to C.925 sq. ft.
- A property steeped in history.
- Prime Residential Farm
- A number of lots have extensive dual road frontage
- Located just C.2.5km from Tullamore
- Excellent road access to Dublin, Cork, Limerick and Galway.
- Railway station located in Tullamore.
Travelling from Tullamore, Co. Offaly towards Geashill, Co. Offaly, via R420, you will find this property on both the left and right hand sides of the road approximately 2.5 km from Tullamore with GVM signage thereon. Tullamore: Approx. 2.5km Geashill: Approx. 8km Dublin M50: Approx. 93km