O’Donnellan & Joyce has launched its spring property auction, the first in a series of seven nationwide property auctions planned for 2020.
O’Donnellan & Joyce, the largest live auction house outside of Dublin, will have more than 35 properties going under the hammer at the February 28 auction in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway. There will be properties for sale in this auction in counties throughout the western seaboard including Donegal, Sligo, Mayo, Roscommon, and Galway, as well as Tipperary, Westmeath, and Dublin.
Colm O’Donnellan of O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers said: “This auction has a great selection of starter homes and residential investment properties, along with some commercial properties of particular interest. We have a variety to choose from in Galway city and county giving excellent value for home owners and investors interested in becoming property owners."
Some of the Galway properties that will be for sale in the February 28 auction are:
Apt 13 Montrose House, No 3 Whitestrand Park, Galway
Perfect two bed second floor apartment in good condition. Located to the rear of Whitestrand Park just off Whitestrand Road, Salthill Promenade and Grattan Beach are only a short walk away through Grattan Park. A very well maintained building that offers secure private parking for residents. The post office and Joyce’s supermarket on Fr Griffin Road are only five minutes' walk away, and a host of primary and secondary schools are also within strolling distance. The Latin Quarter and the West End are also nearby with their many popular bars, hotels, and restaurants. Perfectly positioned close to all amenities but in a secluded part of Whitestrand Park, this apartment would be ideal for a first time buyer or would make a great investment property.
No 32 Ashe Road, Shantalla, Galway
Outstanding end of terrace residence situated on a low maintenance site with gated entrance. Constructed in the 1960s, this lovely home offers two reception rooms and a fully tiled shower room on the ground floor, and three bedrooms on the first floor. A concrete path with handrail leads from the gate to the front door and there is also side access to the rear garden through a gateway. There is lots of storage space in the garden shed and room to extend the property, subject to planning permission.
This would be an ideal first time buyer's home or gilt-edged investment property given its proximity to all amenities and services including NUIG and UHG, which are within walking distance. Shantalla has long been regarded as an attractive, well established, residential area and the property is being offered at a very attractive price. Local amenities include Westside Shopping Centre with Dunnes Stores as the anchor tenant, and just behind the property on Seamus Quirke Road lies the post office and Aldi, among other businesses. A lovely home, in a central location, it is ready for new owners to put their stamp on it.
Creganna Beg, Oranmore, Co Galway
This outstanding three bedroom family home is bathed in sunlight throughout the day. The property is surrounded by mature gardens and manicured lawns, making it ideal for a gardening enthusiast or anyone seeking peaceful and beautiful surroundings. The tarmacadam driveway offers off-street parking. The site also has a Steeltech shed while the house is serviced by a mains water supply, private septic tank, and oil fired central heating.
Its current owners have spared no expense in creating a wonderful family home with attention to detail and wonderful taste throughout. It also offers a large loft area that is currently floored for storage but offers huge potential for conversion due to its size, subject to planning. Creganna is located close to the Maree Road, between Oranmore and Clarenbridge, with easy commuting links to Galway or Limerick. The property is also close to schools and local amenities while offering privacy and comfort for the owner. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity as properties of this calibre in this area do not often come to the market. It would be ideal for somebody looking for an owner occupier residence or a luxurious holiday home.
No 79 Dun na Carraige, Blackrock, Galway
Luxury two bedroom apartment in the much sought after development of Dun na Carraige, Blackrock, Salthill, located within a stone’s throw of Salthill Promenade and offering views of Galway Bay. The development is managed by Galway Property Management and surrounded by mature landscaped gardens. No 79 has a spacious interior presented in mint decorative order and any prospective buyer will be amazed at its layout and condition.
This idyllic location offers a huge range of amenities and services including the wonderful Salthill Promenade, the Galway Lawn Tennis Club, Pearse Stadium, the new Omniplex Cinema, a number of notable primary and post primary schools, and a host of excellent restaurants and cafes. No 79 Dun Na Carraige would be an ideal owner occupier residence, summer holiday home, retirement home, or investment property due to its convenient location. Viewing is highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint.
No 41 Maigh Riochard, Headford Road, Galway
Attractive two bed ground floor apartment. The property is located in Maigh Riochard which is situated just off the main Headford Road and close to Galway city centre, Galway Shopping Centre, and Terryland Retail Park. There is a regular bus service to and from the city centre. This is a modern apartment of approximately 650sq ft with accomodation comprising entrance hall, kitchen/living room/dining, two bedrooms (master en suite ), and bathroom. The property is currently tenanted and is being sold with tenants in place. The rent is €800 per month and this would be an excellent investment property close to Galway city centre.
Bloomswood, No 5 Kiltormer, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
Mid-terrace three bedroom property located in Kiltormer village close to the church. The property requires total upgrading and renovating throughout. There is a large rear garden with potential to develop further, making this an ideal starter home or investment. Kiltormer is a small village located approximately 60km from Galway city and 13km from Ballinasloe.
No 63 Corrib Park, Newcastle, Galway
Three bedroom mid-terrace residence in Corrib Park overlooking Siobhan McKenna Road. Excellent location within walking distance of NUIG, UHG, and Galway city centre. The property is tenanted and is being sold with tenants in place, currently generating a rental income of €700 per month.
Tullycross, Renvyle, Co Galway
Commercial premises which comprises a single storey building currently operating as a Gala grocery store and a petrol forecourt with Top Oil franchise. The property extends to approximately 2,200sq ft with retail area, deli counter and butcher, storage room, private office, and staff toilets. Being sold with tenant in place and currently generating a rental income of €2,000 per month on a 20 year lease from 2013. There is a provision for an increased rent in the coming years.
Lands at Ballinasloe, Co Galway
Circa 31 acres of land split across two adjoining plots of land. Plot 1 comprises circa 29 acres on Folio GY99165F, adjoining Plot 2 comprises of circa 2 acres. The lands are in a central location in the town of Ballinasloe, directly behind Bank of Ireland.
For further information on these or any of the properties for sale, contact Colm O’Donnellan or Mary Fahy, O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, on 091 564212, www.odonnjoyce.com, or email [email protected] .