Charming 3-Bedroom Detached Bungalow on 2 Acres near Holycross

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Detached Bungalow On c. 2 Acres, Galbertstown, Holycross, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, E41 T263, Ireland, Holycross (Ireland)

3 Bedrooms · 2 Bathrooms · 130Floor area


Country home

No parking

3 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms



No pool

Not furnished


Nestled in the serene landscapes of Galbertstown, approximately 1.3km from the quaint village of Holycross and 5.4km from the bustling town center of Thurles, this three-bedroom detached bungalow presents a compelling blend of spacious rural living with proximity to modern conveniences. Situated on an impressive circa 2-acre site, with an optional additional 3.75 acres available, this property offers both privacy and considerable space for potential expansion or agricultural use.

The home itself provides a comfortable living space with a well-thought-out layout. Entering through the main hall, you are greeted by a cozy front lounge ideal for receiving guests, leading into a sitting room that boasts a solid fuel stove, adding a rustic charm and a heartwarming focal point during the colder months. The kitchen is functional with ample space for culinary activities and flows into the dining room, perfect for family meals or entertaining. The bungalow comprises three well-sized bedrooms and a bathroom, equipped to accommodate a family comfortably.

Externally, the property features beautifully landscaped and expansive lawns to the front, side, and rear, offering delightful outdoor areas for children to play and adults to relax. Additional structures include a practical car-port, an external toilet, and a boiler house, enhancing the usability of the outdoor space.

Prospective buyers will appreciate the good condition of the residence, with central heating powered by an oil-fired system assisted by both a range and a solid fuel stove. Double-glazed windows throughout ensure the home is energy-efficient and cozy. Mains water and septic tank services are already connected.

Property Features:
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Spacious kitchen and dining area
- Comfortable sitting room with solid fuel stove
- Oil-fired central heating
- Double glazing throughout
- Landscaped gardens
- Additional outbuildings including a car-port

Living in Holycross, residents can enjoy a peaceful village atmosphere enriched with historical charm, most notably the famed Holycross Abbey. The local community is active and welcoming, with various social gatherings and cultural events held throughout the year.

Holycross, while tranquil, is conveniently located near Thurles, offering easy access to larger town amenities, including shopping centers, restaurants, schools, and medical facilities. The proximity to the M8 motorway facilitates straightforward travel to Dublin and Cork, appealing particularly to those who might commute or frequently travel.

Recreational activities abound in the area; from scenic walking and cycling routes, exploring the rich tapestry of local Irish history, to more active pursuits like golfing at the nearby Thurles Golf Club. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the close proximity to the River Suir and several nature reserves where one can observe Ireland's native flora and fauna in picturesque settings.

The climate in this part of Ireland typically features mild summers and cool winters, with rainfall evenly distributed throughout the year, perfect for maintaining the lush green landscape Ireland is known for.

This property would be well-suited to a family seeking a balance of country charm and modern accessibility or to someone looking to capitalize on the ample outdoor space. It presents an excellent opportunity to live in a sought-after area of Co. Tipperary with potential eligibility for a Refurbishment Grant, providing a significant incentive for buyers looking to personalize or enhance this already charming home. This quaint country home, with its practical offerings and idyllic setting, promises a fulfilling and tranquil lifestyle.


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