04 Jul 2022

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Highfield, Bauck Hill, St Mullin's, Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny

5 beds / 4 baths / 206m2

ASKING PRICE: €395,000

Highfield is a magnificent five bedroom detached dormer bungalow residence which comes to the market in walk-in condition. The property stands proudly on a secluded and elevated site extending to circa 0.59 Acre / 0.24 Hectares and enjoys breath-taking views of Mount Bandon, the Barrow Valley and the surrounding countryside.

The property has the added benefit of having fiber broadband which will appeal to buyers working remotely from home. The property was built to a very high standard of finish in 1996 and has been occupied by the current owners since 2005.

This wonderful residence will appeal to buyers looking for a premium home in a sought-after and picturesque location convenient to all amenities. The spacious and light filled accommodation extends to 206 Sq. M. / 2,217 Sq. Ft. approx. spanning over two levels.


The layout at ground floor level comprises: entrance hall, living room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, bedroom five/Office and a guest WC. The layout at first floor level is equally as impressive and comprises: landing area, four double bedrooms (two with en-suites) and a family bathroom.

GARDEN & GROUNDS: Highfield stands on an elevated site extending to circa 0.59 Acre / 0.24 Hectare of magnificent and secluded landscaped gardens. The property is accessed through a block built entrance piers with black wrought-iron gates. A sweeping tarmacadam driveway is bordered on both sides by rolling lawns with hedging and extensive herbaceous planting. A detached garage is positioned to the left hand side of the property. There is parking to the side and rear of the property for several cars.

There are a number of other outbuildings including a greenhouse/potting shed and a wooden garden shed. The raised garden area to rear is planted with shrubs, trees and a mature boundary hedge. A large sun drenched cobblelock patio area accessed from the family room is perfect alfresco dining or just to relax and enjoy the incredible views of Mount Brandon and the surrounding countryside. A second paved patio area is tucked away up in the corner of the garden and is sheltered by conifer planting and Box hedging.


LOCATION: The property is located in the townland of Bauck which is on the edge of the picturesque village of St. Mullin's, nesting between the Blackstairs Mountains on one side and Brandon Hill on the other. There are many amenities in the village including the well-known Mullichain Restaurant and café situated on the bank of the river Barrow and the very popular Blanchfields Bar.

St. Mullin's is also the starting/finishing point of the Barrow Way long distance waymarked way or for visitors who prefer a shorter walk, enjoy the 6Km Sli na Slainte route which commences outside the graveyard, passes through Bahana Wood and returns via Templenabo to the village.

A ten minute drive will take you to the charming market town of Graiguenamanagh with it many amenities including schools, supermarkets (SuperValu & Aldi), public houses, coffee houses and restaurants. A twenty minute drive will take you to the town of New Ross which has a number of excellent secondary schools.


St Mullin's is accessible to Dublin at junction 6 on the M9 Waterford-Dublin motorway (travelling time is 1 hour and 45 minutes). For the golf enthusiast St Mullin's is located at the centre of the south east sunshine circuit, with many courses nearby. A 25 minute drive from St Mullin's, The Mount Juliet Estate & Golf Club is home to the 18 hole Jack Nichlaus designed Championship Golf Course, 18 hole putting course, 3 hole golf academy and golf practice area, including driving bays.

Gowran Park the 18 hole parkland course and Mount Wolseley designed by Irish Ryder Cup golfer Christy O'Connor Jnr., with a top quality course situated in Borris, set against the backdrop of the Blackstairs Mountains are all within close proximity. Viewing is highly recommended.

Call John Doherty from Sherry FitzGerald McCreery on 056 772 1904 for more!

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