Oranmore village is quickly becoming one of the most sought after addresses in Galway. It combines the charm of village life with the amenities of the city, which is just a short drive away. There is a variety of properties available to suit everyone, from new developments to mature residences.
In a strategic location just off the main roundabout to Galway city, No 5 Carrowmoneash is an imposing detached residence set on a c0.75 acre site. On entering the spacious hallway, the floor is laid with oak timber flooring, this is continued in the lounge and living room, complementing the tasteful décor. Moving into the dining room, there are patio doors leading to the landscaped rear garden. The kitchen is fitted with oak units, with an adjoining breakfast area. Upstairs all five bedrooms have built-in wardrobes, while the master bedroom is en suite. Externally there is a detached garage, with ample space for parking. The property is located in an area zoned for residential use in the Oranmore Development Plan, and may have potential for alternative use subject to planning permission.
Set in a quiet cul de sac, Nos 21 and 53 Cloonarkin Drive are both ideal family homes.
No 21 is a four bedroom detached bungalow offering adaptable accommodation for a growing family. The property has the advantage of both a spacious living room and lounge which would be ideal for a playroom or study. The four bedrooms are light and airy, and three have built-in wardrobes. Externally, the rear garden is not overlooked and is extensive, perhaps suitable for extra accommodation. To the front there is a well tended lawn and ample parking.
No 53 is also a four bedroom detached bungalow set on a mature site. On entering the property there is a light, airy, feel. Both the sitting room and kitchen are well proportioned, essential for a busy family. Of the four bedrooms, three have built-in wardrobes. The attic has been converted with a Stira stairs and Velux windows making it ideal for storage. Moving outside the garage has been converted with separate access via a PVC patio door, perfect for a study area or retreat from the main house.
The rear garden is private and enclosed as is the front garden, with ample parking.
With the growing popularity of Oranmore, there has been a surge in new developments. No 22 Clochog is a superb semidetached residence located in one such development. This property was the former showhouse in the development and has been finished to an extremely high standard. Throughout the ground floor there is walnut timber flooring, complementing the feature fireplace in the sitting room. The kitchen is well designed with white ash units, granite worktop, and is divided from the dining area by a well positioned breakfast bar. Upstairs the main bathroom is fully tiled with a Jacuzzi, the perfect way to relax after a tough day at the office. The light filled master bedroom includes an en suite, built-in wardrobes, and timber floors. The attic has been converted into a spacious fourth bedroom, allowing you to use the smaller bedroom on the second floor as a study. The fourth bedroom has built-in wardrobes and timber floors. Externally this end property has parking for two cars to the front and a south facing rear garden.
Located on the Coast Road, the development of Costa na Mara is within walking distance of Oranmore village. An already popular development, it is in its final phase with two and three bedroom apartments available. If you would prefer to be right in the heart of the village then Riverdale is the development for you. Ideal for the first time buyer or investor, these two bedroom townhouses are being snapped up. Oranhill on the Maree Road is a superb development of three, four, and five bedroom homes, both semidetached and detached. These properties have generous allowances, hollowcore flooring, and solid timber floors throughout each house.
Just six miles from the city in Carnmore, Oranmore, is a newly built six bedroom detached house. This beautiful home is set on a c0.6 acre site with views of the surrounding countryside. The hallway features a grand central handcrafted staircase with balcony. Leading off the hall are the study, lounge, and living room. The conservatory can be accessed from both the lounge and the living room. Both the kitchen and dining area are spacious, with a utility room for laundry. On the second floor are the six bedrooms, including three en suite. There is also a family bathroom. The generous pc allowances give the purchaser that option to make the house truly a home to his/her taste.
On the east side between Oranmore and the city centre, Doughiska and Roscam have seen a growth in popularity with several new developments coming on line in the area. Garran Ard was an early development now moving into its final phase, with two and three bedroom apartments and four bedroom terraced houses still available. Garran Iseal is a neighbouring new development of two and four bedroom terrace style houses and two and three bedroom apartments offering bright and spacious accommodation. In Merlin Woods there are currently four bedroom semidetached houses available, with panoramic views of Merlin Woods. The development of Fearann Ri offers the potential purchaser a variety of three bedroom terraced townhouses and three and four bedroom semidetached homes. There is a wide variety of property of available for every type of prospective purchaser from first time buyers to families, to investors.
It is easily apparent why the east side of the city is becoming the most sought after address in Galway.
For more information on any of these properties contact Keane Mahony Smith auctioneers at 091 563744.