The summer auction season has kicked off and yet again O’Donnellan & Joyce is bringing an extensive list of more than 50 properties to the market this week for its Wild Atlantic Way summer auction, set to take place on Friday June 8.
O’Donnellan & Joyce holds the largest live property auctions in the west of Ireland and always generates not only enormous local interest, but national and international interest, with the availability of online and phone bidding to accommodate overseas clients as well as the auction being streamed, so anyone anywhere can watch it live.
Open viewings for many of the properties are commencing on Saturday May 12. Full details and viewing times will be available online for all the properties listed for sale, which are dominated by Galway city and county, along with properties in Donegal, Leitrim, Limerick, Mayo, Offaly, Roscommon, and Sligo.
Managing director and auctioneer, Colm O’Donnellan, said: “There is plenty of variety in our property auctions to suit investors and first time buyers with all the counties on the Wild Atlantic Way having something for sale."
The Galway properties for auction on June will include some of the best properties to be offered in recent times in popular areas such as Salthill, The Claddagh, Riverside, Loughrea, Athenry, Furbo, Shantalla, Roscam, and Mervue, with a selection of sites and houses on offer.
Marino, No 17 New Dock Street, Galway
This unique property offers an excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial site with exceptional development potential, in a high profile location close to Galway city centre. Located beside the harbour, the property comprises approximately 0.05 hectare (0.124 acre ) of ground with existing listed three storey townhouse, which is currently zoned CC on the Galway City Development Plan 2017–2023.
The beautifully proportioned 1900s townhouse is a protected structure with immense potential for a variety of commercial/residential developments (subject to planning permission ). No 17 New Dock Street has first class frontage onto New Dock Street and Spanish Parade with sizeable rear and side gardens. Galway’s West End and the Claddagh are close by along with a host of shops, bars, and restaurants. The building has a BER of F on cert no 111046629 with an energy performance indicator of 410.41kWh/sq m/yr. No 17 New Dock Street is a prime development opportunity with existing structure in the heart of Galway city, which will be an attractive purchase for a variety of uses.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon. AMV: €700,000.
No 19 Grattan Court, Fr Griffin Road, Galway
Grattan Court is an excellent location, only minutes from the Prom, the heart of Salthill, and also Galway city centre. Overlooking a large green space, this four bed detached property extends to approximately 1,927sq ft and will be the ultimate family home. No 19 has ample off-street parking to the front on a cobblelock forecourt, side access at either side, and a fully landscaped rear garden with patio, all finely kept by the vendors. A definite must-see.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV: €575,000.
Invermore House, Tyrone, Kilcolgan, Galway
Approached through a gated entrance, this fine six bed family home extends to approximately 2,723sq ft, with a south facing garden, underfloor heating on the ground floor, and cobbled patio with manicured gardens, all on a site of c0.7 acre. An ideal home for any potential purchaser seeking a quality finish with ample living space inside and out, in an idyllic setting while also benefiting from excellent nearby services and easy access to Galway city.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon. AMV: €475,000.
No 79 Dalysfort Road, Salthill, Galway
Within walking distance of the Prom and all amenities in the locality, Dalysfort Road is a much sought after area because of its proximity to the Prom, Galway Golf Club, and local schools. This four bed semidetached house of approximately 1,290sq ft has a large garden to the rear with westerly aspect. It will benefit from refurbishment and modernisation, however the home has been well looked after and offers excellent potential for an exceptional home.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV: €450,000.
No 23 Whitestrand Avenue, Salthill, Galway
An excellent semidetached home in a popular residential location, within walking distance of both Salthill Promenade and Galway city centre. Benefits from off-street parking to the front and boasts an exceptional rear garden with side access and over 20m in depth. This semidetached home would make an ideal owner occupier residence or gilt edged investment property.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm. AMV: €420,000.
No 9 Dr Mannix Avenue, Salthill, Galway
Situated in one of the most sought after residential areas in Salthill, within walking distance of Salthill Promenade, this large detached dormer bungalow is situated on a corner site, is arranged over two floors with approximately 1,600sq ft of generous living space throughout.
This house will benefit from refurbishment and modernisation but offers huge potential for any purchaser to enhance and establish their own quality home.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm. AMV: €375,000.
No 11 St Nicholas' Road, Claddagh, Galway
It is rare for a property such as this to become available in one of Galway’s most sought after and historic areas. In a lovely central location, within walking distance of both Galway city centre and Salthill, this three bed property would be an ideal investment. No 11 St Nicholas' Road has gated entrance and off-street parking to the front, along with a spacious back garden of approximately 9m in depth, and a built shed. A westerly aspect allows this home to enjoy maxiumum light throughout the day.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm. AMV: €350,000.
No 6 Barr na gCurragh, Furbo, Co Galway
A small development of bungalows located on the sea side in the heart of Furbo village. Furbo Beach is a short walk away, as are the local shops, church, bar, and restaurants. This is a really lovely property and is perfect for anyone looking for a three bed bungalow style property close to Galway city and Connemara. The property has a large open place kitchen, dining, and living area with fitted units, stove, timber flooring, and sliding door. The property also offers three spacious bedrooms, one en suite, and a shared bathroom.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon. AMV: €275,000.
No 5 O’Flaherty Road, Shantalla, Galway
Semidetached three bed residence located close to NUIG, UHG, and Galway city centre. In terms of convenience this property has all that one would require on its doorstep. Shantalla is an attractive, well established, residential area of Galway and this property would be an ideal first time buyer’s home or gilt-edged investment property given its proximity to all amenities and services. Externally this property avails of an abundance of space. To the front there is off-street parking with a gated entrance and green area, as well as side access, while the large back garden is approximately 15m in depth with a built shed.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm. AMV: €250,000.
No 1 Sea Road, Clarinbridge, Co Galway
Tastefully appointed four bed mid-terrace property located in Clarinbridge village in south Galway. A property in the centre of this vibrant and bustling village rarely comes to the market, and this property is also conveniently located within 30 minutes of Galway city centre and 10 minutes of Oranmore. This small village offers all that one would require for modern day family living with schools, shops, sports and recreational facilities. all located within walking distance.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm. AMV: €220,000.
Rosshill, Roscam, Galway
This site of approximately 0.57 acre (0.23 hectare ) comes with full planning permission for a new four bedroom detached house (House No 01 ) with individual vehicular entrance and sewage treatment system, together with all ancillary site works, landscaping, and service connections. Situated close to Galway Clinic, Merlin Park Hospital, and GMIT, the site also offers easy access to the M6 motorway. Additionally, the area avails of quality transport links giving easy access to Galway city centre and surrounding suburbs.
No 8 Glenanail Drive, Riverside, Tuam Road, Galway
Riverside is one of Galway city’s more established residential areas. No 8 Glenanail Drive is a three bed semidetached house conveniently located close to Liosban Industrial Estate and a host of industrial parks. The Tuam Road has a regular bus service passing the entrance to the estate, bringing Galway city centre to its doorstep. Externally, No 8 benefits from off-street parking to the front, while the rear offers a generous garden availing of a southern aspect.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV: €250,000.
No 16 McBride Avenue, Mervue, Galway
No 16 McBride Avenue is probably one of the nicest properties to come to the market in this area for some time. Located in the heart of Old Mervue, this three bed family home is presented in excellent condition. With its proximity to Briarhill Shopping Centre and easy access to Galway city centre through quality local transport links, Mervue offers a plenty of open green space, quality local schools, and a variety of recreational grounds.
Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm. AMV: €200,000.
Ashfield House, Athenry Road, Tuam, Co Galway
Land of approximately 2.5 acres with detached bungalow style residence situated just five minutes’ drive from the shops and all the facilities that Tuam town has to offer. With space in abundance, this property offers prospective purchasers an opportunity to put their mark on this house and turn it into something special.
Rahoon House, Ros Geal, Rahoon Road, Galway
This is a high profile listed building referred to as Rahoon House. Previously had planning permission, reference 07/825, for four two-bedroom apartments. It is situated in Ros Geal, a residential estate of semidetached homes within easy access of NUIG, UHG, and Galway city centre.
No 13 Baunogue, Loughrea, Co Galway
Semidetached house in very good condition with four double bedrooms and master en suite. The property is in a quiet corner of the estate with parking to the front and a small elevated garden to the rear. There is a balcony to the front of the property. No 13 is ideally located adjacent to primary and second level schools and within walking distance of the town centre.
No 14 Baunogue, Loughrea, Co Galway
Another semidetached house on a corner site, completed to builder's finish featuring four double bedrooms with master en suite, with a balcony to the front of the property. No 14 is ideally located adjacent to primary and second level schools and within walking distance of Loughrea town centre. The property is in a quiet corner of the estate with front parking and a small elevated garden to the rear. This would make an excellent starter home or investment.
No 30 Abbey Glen, Athenry, Co Galway
Ground floor three bed apartment with a large rear communal garden. Situated within walking distance of Athenry town with all of its many amenities. The area offers easy access to the M6 motorway and is only 15 minutes from Galway city.
Shanvalley, Carrowrevagh, Tuam, Co Galway
This large parcel of irregular shaped lands formed part of an operating sand quarry. The lands comprise approximately 19 acres of agricultural lands which were quarried in recent years. The property benefits from approximately 30m of road frontage onto a secondary road 5km off N83 (Tuam-Dunmore road ). Carrowrevagh is a rural townland 10km north of Tuam town and 15km from Dunmore village which has access to all necessary amenities. Call Shane McDonagh of O'Donnellan & Joyce for further details.
The auction will take place at the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Street, Galway. The full list of properties for sale by auction on June 8 can be viewed online on www.myhome.ie, www.daft.ie, and www.odonnjoyce.ie/auction with details available from the auction team at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, phone 091 564 212.