Productive land, residence and outbuildings: On the market in Co. Dublin
An attractive and productive residential farm is currently on the market at Athgoe, Newcastle, Co. Dublin. It is comprised of around 80.9ac and includes an attractive cottage and a small range of outbuildings.
The property is for sale in 2 lots or whole through Savills.
Athgoe is situated on the Dublin/Kildare border, with Newcastle 2km in distance; while the N7 is 2.6km; City West is 10km; Naas is 14km; Dublin City is 23km; and Dublin Airport is 30km respectively.
The area is renowned for its productive farmland and favourable climate for growing a wide range of crops.
Lot 1 comprises the cottage on 0.9ac. The property is accessed from Athgoe Road through two stone piers, with a short gravel driveway which leads to the front. The original structure is believed to date from about 1930 and includes two bay windows, with an extension to the south.
Lot 2 comprises the outbuildings and land, and is set on 80ac of productive land. It lies within a single block and is divided into a number of fields by mature hedging, post and wire fencing and an attractive stone wall which borders the road.
The farm includes two traditional stores (including former kennels), a general purpose shed with a lean-to and livestock handling facilities. There is an area of hard standing.
The farm has two separate entrances off Athgoe Road, one located at the yard through double gates, suitable for large machinery and another situated at the far end of the farm.
The land principally has a south-facing aspect and about 350m of road frontage. The southern portion of land is generally level, lying either side of a small stream.
In addition, Lot 2 has a mains water supply, supplemented with a natural supply from the stream. Mature hedgerows provide shelter for livestock.
To note, the land is currently let on a seasonal basis to a local farmer for the grazing of livestock.
The prices for each lots are as follows:
- Lot 1 is guiding at €300,000;
- Lot 2 is guiding at €625,000;
- The whole is guiding at €925,000.
There are no entitlements to the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) included in the sale.