Property Partners Kavanagh (Fairview)

The Bridge, Bleach Green, Collooney, Sligo



This wonderful two storey, detached house is situated close to the banks of the Owenmore River, on the edge of Collooney village. Dating back to the 1840's, it is steeped in history, originally being the property of Alexander Sim who ran the thriving corn mills in the village. The property has been upgraded considerably by the current owners, who have been careful to retain the charm and character of the residence.


• Designed by the famous Collooney born architect, Sir John Benson, who went on to design St Patrick's Bridge, Cork & Cork Opera House, the Dominican Friary & Hyde Bridge in Sligo, the Dublin Exhibition Buildings, and many other fine buildings of the time.

• Part of the ground floor has planning permission for commercial use, and this offers excellent potential for someone to carry out a range of businesses from their home.

• Car parking for 5-6 cars.

• Situated within short walking distance of Collooney train station.

• Collooney also benefits from a good bus service. It is just off the N4 & N17 with good transport connections to Dublin & Galway.

• The village offers many excellent services and amenities, with two primary schools. The secondary school for the area is located in nearby Ballisodare village.

• Easy access to Sligo town on dual carriageway.

• Oil fired central heating - complete new system installed in recent years.

• Re-wired and re-plumbed throughout.

• Mains services - water & sewerage.

• uPVC double glazed windows, fascia & soffitt.

• Newly insulated - attic and most external walls.

• Original front door. A good deal of the original internal joinery remains in place.

• Serviced with Fiber Broadband.

• Outside: External decking and paved patio area. Fully enclosed and partially covered.

• External storage buildings, including Utility Room (2.8 x 1.3 m), Workshop (4 x 3.7 m average measurements)

• Included in sale: Light fittings, Curtains, Blinds, Floor coverings, Hob, Oven & Dishwasher. Further appliances optional.

BER Details

BER: Exempt


The property is located close to Collooney bridge, on the 'old Sligo Road', opposite Quigleys - the former local landmark pub (no longer trading).

Viewing Details

Strictly by appointment with sole agents.


Entrance Hall 3.8m x 1.5m
Tiled floor. Original front door.

Lounge 3.9m x 3.75m
Solid oak floor. Feature fireplace. Cornice moulding. Double doors to Living room.

Living Room 3.6m x 3.6m
Solid wood flooring.

Kitchen / Dining Room 6.75m x 3.45m
French pine floor. Timber ceiling. Bay window.

Bedroom No.1 3.6m x 3.15m
Wood flooring. En-suite off.

Shower En-suite 2.15m x 1.85m
Wetroom. Fully tiled.

Workshop 4.0m x 3.8m
Full planning permission for commercial use. Sound proofed.

Bedroom No.2 4.15m x 3.6m
Laminate wood floor.

Bedroom No.3 3.8m x 3.6m
Fitted wardrobe. Laminate wood floor.

Bedroom No.4 3.0m x 2.65m

Bathroom 2.3m x 2.0m
Part tiled. Electric shower.

Bedroom No.5 3.0m x 3.1m
Laminate wood floor.

Bedroom No.6 4.3m x 3.3m
Fitted wardrobe. Shower en-suite off.

Shower Ensuite 2.5m x 0.85m
Part tiled. Electric shower.