O’Donnellan & Joyce has agents all over the country both this week and next conducting open viewings on a list of more than 50 properties for sale in its Wild Atlantic midsummer auction on Friday July 19. The auction will commence at 12 noon sharp in The Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway, with registration open from 11am.
Colm O’Donnellan said: “This auction has an excellent choice of residential and investment properties for sale in both Galway and further afield for purchasers who are in the market and demand variety and value. Strong local and national interest has been expressed and there is always interest from overseas, with returning emigrants looking to secure their forever home or business premises."
O’Donnellan & Joyce has a large selection of properties for sale in Galway city and county, and also has a number of properties available in counties Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Donegal, Longford, Laois, Monaghan, Limerick, Wicklow, and Wexford.
For a full listing of the nationwide auction catalogue and for open viewing times, visit www.odonnjoyce.com Those who cannot make it to the auction in person can watch the auction live online on the O'Donnellan & Joyce website. If you wish to bid on any property remotely, make contact with the auction team in the office at 5 Mary Street, Galway, on 091 564 212 to register as a phone or proxy bidder.
A brief description of some of the Galway city and county properties can be found below:
No 33 Maunsells Road, Galway
Exceptional five bed large semidetached property located in one of the most desirable residential areas of Galway city. Situated just off of Taylor's Hill, Maunsells Road is a distinguished address and a desired location for residents. The area is well serviced by nearby amenities and local transport links allowing easy access to Galway city centre and other parts of the city. Maunsells Road is also well situated for several quality local schools, both primary and secondary, and is close to Salthill, NUIG, and UHG, and walking distance to Galway's West End. No 33 Maunsells Road would be a perfect family home in a prestigious location. AMV: €450,000.
No 1 Clifton Crescent, Newcastle, Galway
Three bedroom bungalow wonderfully located in the corner of the quiet cul-de-sac in Clifton Crescent, directly across from Dangan Sportsground, NUIG, and close to UHG. The property is not overlooked from any direction and enjoys secure off street parking and good sized gardens front and rear. This is a lovely family home and represents a wonderful opportunity for anyone who is looking to purchase a bungalow with its own garage. This would be an ideal owner occupier residence or a gilt edged investment with guaranteed return due to its superb location close to NUIG and UHG. In terms of convenience, the property is on an excellent road and bus network, bringing all amenities within easy reach. AMV: €330,000.
Carraghy, Knockdoe, Claregalway, Co Galway
Large five bedroom detached house on approximately 8.5 acres. The property is located on the Galway to Tuam road (N83 ), close to the junction at Knockdoe and is approximately 12 miles from Galway city centre. Accommodation of the house extends to c1,950sq ft and comprises entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, ground floor bedroom with adapted bathroom, and a back kitchen on the ground floor. Upstairs there are four bedrooms and a main bathroom, and outside there are some farm outbuildings to the rear. Within easy access of Claregalway village and Galway city, this property is very close to local GAA and recreational grounds at Lackagh, and Tuam town is only a 20 minute drive away. AMV: €300,000.
Alcantara, No 31 Renmore Road, Renmore, Galway
Detached three bedroom bungalow on Renmore Road, close to the Bon Secours private hospital. Built circa 1960, this property is in need of full renovation and refurbishment, but offers a rare opportunity to acquire a property ready to put your own mark on. A staircase leads to a storage area. The mature garden offers extra storage in a solid built shed. Every facility and service is nearby. It is located within walking distance of the Army barracks at Dun Uí Mhaoliosa, Scoil Chaitriona NS, Gaelscoil Dara, and the local church and community centre in the centre of Renmore. There is a host of sporting facilities and playing fields in the area for those who like an active lifestyle, including Liam Mellows GAA grounds, the Kingfisher and Connacht Hotel leisure centres, and the beautiful Ballyloughane Beach is also a short walk away. AMV: €285,000.
No 69 Boireann Bheag, Roscam, Galway
A large three bed semidetached house in a nice cul-de-sac, which offers a large rear garden and all furniture included in the sale. Boireann Bheag is an award winning estate located on the east side of Galway city, comprising a mixture of semidetached, terraced, and apartment residences, with manicured lawns, mature trees, and shrubbery throughout. Within minutes of Galway Clinic, Merlin Park Hospital, GMIT, and a host of shops, schools, and sporting facilities. An ideal property for a first time buyer or a gilt edged investment due to its excellent condition and rental potential. AMV: €280,000.
Park, Spiddal, Co Galway
Older style two storey traditional farmhouse on approximately 4.76 ha (11.76 acres ). The property offers magnificent views of Galway Bay on an elevated site with its own private entrance. The house is in need of total refurbishment or redevelopment but provides an ideal opportunity to acquire a superb property. In addition, there is potential for individual residential sites subject to planning permission on the remainder of the lands with access off a secondary road. The house extends to approximately 115sq m (1,237sq ft ) and includes entrance hall, kitchen/dining room, living room, kitchenette, five bedrooms, and a bathroom as well as some outhouses. AMV: €275,000.
No 4 Raleigh Row, Galway
Located close to Galway city centre in an area often referred to as 'old Galway', this is one of a row of hidden gems that sit together just off Sea Road. Totally refurbished and modernised recently with PVC double glazed windows, electric central heating, and quality fixtures and fittings, it comprises living room, kitchen/dining room, two bedrooms, main bathroom, en suite shower room, and a separate utility room with a rear yard. Raleigh Row is a quiet and well established area with all amenities on its doorstep. Rarely do homes such as this come to the market and it is sure to attract interest. This would be a lovely investment property or starter home, or ideal for someone who is looking to downsize. AMV: €260,000.
No 12 Water Lane, Prospect Hill, Galway
Being sold with tenants in place, this two bedroom detached dwelling is located just off Prospect Hill, within walking distance of Eyre Square. Comprising living room, kitchen/dining area, two bedrooms, and bathroom with attic conversion to a further bedroom. There is off street parking and a small rear garden. The property requires some upgrading throughout. It is currently rented and is being sold with tenants in place. The contracted rent is €1,500 per month, the tenants have been in situ from November 2018 and lease is in place until January 2020. AMV: €210,000.
No 131 Bohermore, Galway
City centre three bed mid-terrace home with extra-long garden to the rear. This could facilitate a fine sized extension, subject to planning permission. The property is presented in good condition with PVC double glazed windows and external doors. However, as with all properties of its age, it would benefit from some upgrading and cosmetic work. Within minutes of Eyre Square, the bus and train stations, it would make an ideal first time buyer's home or a great investment property. It is on a good local bus route with the stop outside the front door. AMV: €175,000.
No 15 Renville Village, Oranmore, Galway
Two bedroom semidetached residence in the popular residential estate of Renville Village, on the edge of the internationally acclaimed Galway Bay Golf and Country Club. This property is well presented with accommodation comprising entrance hall, sitting/dining room, galley style kitchen, and two bedrooms, both of which are en suite. The nearby Renville Park and playground is an excellent amenity for all family members and Renville Sailing Club is a thriving sports venue for sailing enthusiasts. AMV: €165,000.
Pollinabrone, Menlough, Galway
Five bedroom detached residence on a mature site of circa 0.6 acre. Set in a rural location with large gardens to the front and rear, the property offers spacious living accommodation, is in good condition throughout, and would be an ideal family home. AMV: €160,000.
No 109 Fionn Uisce, Doughiska, Galway
Being sold with tenants in place, this four bedroom semidetached residence with large rear garden also comes with off street parking to the front. The property is currently tenanted with contracted rent of €1,000 per month. Located just off the main Doughiska road close to the Briarhill Shopping Centre and a number of industrial estates, schools, shops, and hospitals, this property would be an ideal investment or family home. AMV: €160,000.
No 17 St Anthony’s Terrace, Bohermore, Galway
Three bedroom end of terrace residence in an established residential area. Located within walking distance of Eyre Square, No 17 comprises a living room, kitchen/diner, wc, three bedrooms, and bathroom. There is a spacious side garden and off street parking. This property is being sold with vacant possession and would make an ideal investment or starter home. AMV: €140,000.
No 47 Cooke's Terrace, Bohermore, Galway
Three bedroom terraced residence in a well established residential neighbourhood. The property features a large garden to the rear and is within walking distance of Eyre Square. The property is currently tenanted and collecting a contracted rent of €650 per month. This is an excellent location with a host of amenities and work centres nearby. AMV: €140,000.
No 66 Lissadyra, Ballygaddy Road, Tuam, Co Galway
Large four bedroom semidetached residence extending to approximately 1,249sq ft. This property offers a spacious interior in mint condition throughout and would be the ultimate family home. There is a large manicured lawn to the rear that is securely enclosed, this lovely space provides a beautiful and safe area for children or pets to play. Offering parking for up to three cars to the front, this property would also suit a large working family or as a gilt edged investment opportunity with all of the features that tenants often desire. AMV: €120,000.
Ballaghbaun, Belclare, Tuam, Co Galway
Four bedroom detached bungalow measuring approximately 1,400sq ft. The property is in need of some renovation but has the potential to be an excellent family home. Accommodation comprises four bedrooms (one en suite ), main bathroom, living room, and kitchen/dining room, along with detached garage. The property is located approximately 7km from Tuam town centre and within easy access of the M17 motorway linking Tuam to Galway city. AMV: €100,000.
Poultagle, Gort, Co Galway
This is a three bed dormer house in a rural location on the Galway/Clare border. Standing on a site measuring c0.6 acre with folio CE48293F, this property would be an ideal purchase for any family or couple looking to relocate to a quiet rural setting not far from the town of Gort with many amenities and services available. AMV: €35,000.
No 2 Athenry Road, Tuam, Co Galway
This property was originally a three bedroom residence, however it has been extended and now comprises seven internal rooms and is completed to a builder's finish. Located on the outskirts of Tuam town just off the R347 Athenry Road, this property gives you the opportunity to put your own stamp on this blank canvas. AMV: €25,000.
Annagh, Kilmoylan/Ballyglunin, Tuam, Co Galway
Derelict cottage set within a rural setting with total renovation and upgrading works required. The site measures approximately half an acre and is located within easy access of the M17 motorway linking Galway city to Tuam. Both Tuam town and Athenry are approximately 16km distance. Folio number GY52568F. AMV: €16,000.
See the agent's website www.odonnjoyce.com to view the full list of properties on offer, which includes properties in areas such as Galway city and county. Details are available from the auction team at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, 091 564 212.