'Castlecomfort House', Farnane, Murroe, Limerick€675,000 EXEMPT

5 Bed Country House 340 m² / 3660 ft² For Sale

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A unique opportunity arises to acquire this substantial two-storey Georgian residence C. 340 sq.m. (C. 3660 sq.ft), built C. 1829 which has been recently tastefully extended with a large kitchen / dining / family room, utility room and bathroom. This stunning property is set on magnificent parkland of C. 12.5 acres and has been rewired and replumbed to modern day standards and in 2008 the roof was replaced. The property contains main original features including original marble fireplaces and mirrors in the drawing room and dining room, and original sash windows throughout.

This house combines the style and grandeur of a Georgian building with modern comforts and it is ideal for who work in the City but want to enjoy a country lifestyle. It is located within a 15 minute drive from University of Limerick and approximately 25 minutes from the City. This listed building is of major historical significance and has hosted guests such as Daniel O’Connell amongst others.

‘Castlecomfort House’ is approached by electric gates, leading to a sweeping, recently tarmacadamed driveway leading to the front and rear of the property. The driveway is bounded by numerous varieties of trees including copper beach trees, some of which are almost 200 years old. The gardens have been superbly maintained and manicured. There is a large walled orchard garden to the side of the property. To the rear of the property there is a cobble-locked courtyard leading to original cut-stone buildings and to a 3 bay hay barn with an ending lean to. In total, there are C. 12.5 acres of gardens and land.

A viewing of this property is highly recommended.


* Detached Georgian Residence built C. 1829
* C. 340 sq. mtrs. (C. 3660 sq. ft)
* C. 12.5 acres magnificent parkland
* Tastefully extended kitchen C. 50 sq.m. (c. 538 sq. ft); extension also incorporates bathroom & utility room
* Alarm
* Electric Gates to sweeping driveway
* Original sash windows and shutters
* 5 double bedrooms with fireplaces & 4 Reception Rooms
* New roof installed 2008
* Walled orchard garden
* Attractive natural stone stables
* 3 Tier barn
* Superbly landscaped mature gardens
* Many attractive features throughout
* Rewired & replumbed

BER Details

BER: Exempt


The accommodation comprises of: Downstairs - Entrance porch, entrance hallway, basement, drawing room, dining room, sitting room, kitchen /dining /family room, utility room, shower room. Upstairs - Bathroom, landing, 5 double bedrooms all with fireplaces.


Proceed out the Murroe Road continuing on to the Cappamore Road as far as Abington Church. On reaching Abington Church, take a left and the property is 0.5kms on the left hand side.