Dun Muire, Killenard, Portarlington, Co. Laois, R32R3K2

€700,000 - Asking Price For Sale by Private Treaty

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Floor Plan
352 Sqm approx
5 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
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  • An outstanding detached family residence
  • Five bedrooms
  • Self-contained one bedroom apartment
  • Elevated location with grounds of approx. 1.3 acres
  • Views overlooking local countryside
  • Separate detached garage
  • Gated driveway with parking
  • Viewing recommended


An imposing, detached family residence providing over 3,800 sq. ft of living space plus a self-contained apartment. Previously run as a B&B.
Dun Muire sits on a substantial plot of 1.3 acres/0.5 hectares with views from the rear towards the Wicklow and Dublin Mountains and from the front towards the Slieve Bloom Mountains.
There is a furhter 2.5 acres of land at the rear of the property & is perfect for keeping and rearing animals (previously, it was used to keep and rear dogs, chickens, ducks, turkeys, cows and horses)
Offered with an impressive entrance hallway leading onto two separate wings. To the left is a snug/living room, located off the kitchen/breakfast room and utility room, through to a dining room, sitting room and study area, all on the ground floor. A grand bifurcated staircase leads to five bedrooms (two with en-suite bathrooms) and a family bathroom on the first floor with access onto the front and back balconies.
To the side of the house, a one-bedroom self-contained apartment (with separate access).
Offered with a gated driveway, a detached garage and mature gardens extending approx. 1.3 acres, arranged into many smaller gardens and patio areas to take advantage of the sun all day. Early internal viewing is strongly recommended to appreciate the accommodation and location on offer.
Killenard is a small village with a very popular school. The Thatch pub is there, alongside the 5 Star Heritage hotel & Seve Ballesteros designed golf course. 5 minutes to Portarlington train station with over 20 trains a day to Dublin. Kildare Village is just 15 minutes away and access to the M7 & M8 motorway is less than 5 minutes away.


    • Hallway
    • 7.80m x 4.33m (25'7" x 14'2")
    • Impressive entrance with feature central staircase with balustrades to either side and rising to raised galleried balcony areas, giving access to bedrooms on both wings and overlooking hallway. Double glazed door leading to outside. Built-in understairs storage.
    • Sitting room
    • 9.50m x 4.26m (31'2" x 14')
    • Ceiling coving, Large open fire with wood and granite surround. Brass sockets.
    • Study area
    • Double glazed sliding doors to rear aspect overlooking garden. Steps to the sitting room. Ceiling coving. Carpet.
    • Kitchen Breakfast Room
    • 6.94m x 4.18m (22'9" x 13'9")
    • Double glazed windows to rear aspect, Italian style ceramic tiled flooring extra high ceiling, Comprehensive range of matching wall and floor units with roll top work surface. Ceramic tiled surrounds, power points, integrated fridge. Range of presses and doors with matching solid wood painted doors. Dresser style unit to one wall. Steps provide access to the dining room.
    • Dining Room
    • 5.79m x 4.32m (19' x 14'2")
    • Ideally located off the kitchen. Raised floor level from the kitchen provides a sense of Grandeur looking out onto the rear gardens and patio area. Access through to the study area of the sitting room.
    • Snug
    • Located off the kitchen to the front of the house. Range of built in storage wither side of the stove.
    • Rear Entrance Hall
    • PVC door to rear garden & patio area.
    • Utility Room
    • 7.22m x 3.48m (23'8" x 11'5")
    • Ceramic tiled flooring. Window. Plumbed for appliances.
    • Guest WC
    • w.c., double glazed window to side aspect, ceramic tiled flooring
    • First Floor Landing
    • Balcony type landing . Carpet. Coving.
    • Master Bedroom
    • 4.48m x 4.30m (14'8" x 14'1")
    • Double glazed doors with windows to either side leading onto large balcony with outstanding views towards Dublin Mountains. Built in Storage. Carpet. leading through to full bathroom suite.
    • En-Suite
    • 2.93m x 2.46m (9'7" x 8'1")
    • Fully ceramic tiled to floor and walls, fitted shower and full height screen, white suite comprising; W.C, wash hand basin with mixer tap and panelled bath, double glazed frosted glass window to rear aspect.
    • Bedroom 2
    • 4.32m x 3.27m (14'2" x 10'9")
    • Located to the fornt of the house. Large Double room. Built in Storage. Carpet.
    • Bedroom 3
    • 4.46m x 3.86m (14'8" x 12'8")
    • Located centrally at the front of house. Sun filled room with patio doors onto the front balcony overlooking the Heritage Golf Course and Slieve Bloom Mountains.
    • Family Bathroom
    • 3.76m x 2.49m (12'4" x 8'2")
    • White suite comprising; panelled bath with hand grips, concealed cistern w.c., wash hand basin with mixer tap and corner shower cubicle.
    • Bedroom 4
    • 4.48m x 4.30m (14'8" x 14'1")
    • Double glazed window to front aspect with outstanding views. Carpet. Walk in Closet.
    • En-Suite
    • 3.76m x 2.49m (12'4" x 8'2")
    • Fully ceramic tiled to walls and floor, concealed cistern w.c., wash hand basin and shower cubicle .
    • Bedroom 5
    • 3.80m x 3.49m (12'6" x 11'5")
    • Double glazed window to rear aspect overlooking garden with views towards the Dublin Mountains. Range of built-in wardrobes providing hanging space and shelving. Carpeted.
    • Apartment
    • Kitchen Living room.
    • 3.64m x 3.02m (11'11" x 9'11")
    • Open plan lving space. Located to the front of the property.
    • Bedroom
    • 4.98m x 4.47m (16'4" x 14'8")
    • Located to the front of the house. Large double room with carpet. Curtains. Built in Storage.
    • Bathroom
    • 3.44m x 1.10m (11'3" x 3'7")

BER Rating

Rating: D2

Number: 112520515

Energy Performance Indicator: 288.01 (kWh/m2/yr)


Located just off Junction14. 5 minute drive from Portarlington. Located within walking distance from the village centre.

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