Holly Cottage, Toorard, Headford, Galway H91E40YSold E2

4 Bed Detached House 178 m² / 1916 ft²


Property Partners Emma Gill are delighted to bring to market this charming authentic country cottage. Originally built in the 1700's the original thatch cottage has since been lovingly cared for and updated to include a seamless fusion to the adjoining building dated circa 1800's.

Both buildings were fully refurbished in the early 2000's to transform it into a spacious and comfortable family home while retaining much of its characteristic traditional thatch cottage style and feel. Set on a site of circa 0.5 acres the property benefits from a south facing garden to the rear complete with stone patio area perfect for entertaining.


A rare opportunity to acquire a unique period property
Deceptively spacious and finished to a high standard
Ready for immediate occupation
Excellent commutability with Galway city a 20 minute drive
5 minutes from Headford town and all amenities

BER Details

BER: E2 BER No.113479703 Energy Performance Indicator:351.27 kWh/m²/yr


Ground Floor:

Entrance Room: 13ft 8' x 13ft 2' original stone fire place, tile floor, wood sheeted cathedral ceiling and stairs to the loft area.
Sitting Room/Bedroom: 12ft x 13ft 2' open fireplace with stone raised hearth, attic access, wood sheeted ceiling and carpet flooring.
Bathroom: 6ft 8' x 6ft 4' bathtub with electric shower, toilet, sink, carpet flooring and tile around bathtub.
Utility Passage way to newer section: 7ft 6' x 6ft 9' washer/dryer hook up, tile floor, wood sheeted ceiling and walls.
Loft Room: 10ft x 7ft 8' pine flooring, wood sheeting walls and ceiling

Newly Refurbished area built in the 1800

21ft 4' x 13ft 1' oak cabinets with formica counter tops, and centre island, Range master gas & electric cooking stove with brick surrounds, electric appliances, wood sheeted ceiling, recessed lights and terracotta tile floor.

Step down entrance hall:
4ft 7' x 4ft 2' Terracotta tile floor

Family Room:
13ft 3' x 8ft 9' on lower level semi-solid oak flooring, carpeted stairs to 1st floor, wood sheeted ceiling, and recessed lights, Hot press under stairs with insulated tank

Master Bedroom 1:
14ft 6' x 14ft 1' carpet flooring

8ft 4' x 8ft 5' plus 23 sq.ft Jacuzzi bathtub, toilet, sink, carpet flooring, double shower stall with floors and walls tiled.
Walk in Wardrobe: 5ft 4' x 4ft 1' carpet flooring, full shelved with rails.

First Floor:

Landing: 12ft 2' x 6ft 6' plus 12ft 5' x 4ft 9' carpet flooring and wood sheeted ceiling
Bedroom 2: 15ft 10' x 10ft 3' laminated flooring and attic access
Bedroom 3: 12ft x 11ft carpet flooring and attic access
Bedroom 4: 10ft 9' x 16ft 3' carpet flooring
Bathroom: 6ft2' x 9ft 1' pump shower, toilet and sink

Please see attached floor plan for exact measurements and layout

Rarely does a thatch cottage of this spec and character come to the open market.....book your viewing today, you will not be disappointed!!

Viewing Details

In addition to business hours, viewings can usually be accommodated by us in the evenings and at weekends. To arrange a viewing, call or text our negotiator handling this sale, Emma Gill on or /094 9542819.

Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these details and in the provision of any general data and information about this property, but it should be noted that any information, written or verbal, provided by Property Partners Emma Gill or their client is issued for guidance purposes only, is not contractual and does not form part of any legal documentation. Any floor plan provided is for illustrative purposes only and should be used as such by any prospective purchaser or tenant. The accuracy of measurement of doors, windows, rooms and any other items are approximate and no responsibility is taken for any error, omission or mis-statement.