O’Donnellan & Joyce has announced its second autumn auction, which will take place in the Harbour Hotel, Galway, on Friday November 13. There are a large number of family homes in the city and surrounding areas and also many investment properties in areas including Limerick, Tipperary, Mayo, and Donegal, as well as Galway city and county. On offer on the day will be a number of apartment blocks and also some retail and commercial units.
Open viewings will take place on all properties once or twice a week and, like all auction properties, the times and days will be on the website and in the local papers. Below is a selection of private properties that are to be included in the upcoming action.
Carrowkeel, Kiltullagh: A superb four bed dormer bungalow standing on 0.5 acre of mature gardens. This is a fine family home that is located within 10 minutes of the Kiltullagh exit off the motorway and close to the villages of Kiltullagh and Bullaun. Presented in excellent condition, the property should be of interest to anyone looking to live in the country while still being close to all local amenities. AMV is €160,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 26 Eden Park, Loughrea: This is probably one of the most impressive owner occupied family homes to come to the market in this price range in recent times. This fine four bed semidetached property is presented in walk in condition and comes complete with carpets, curtains, blinds, light fittings, and a range of superior quality appliances. It enjoys large gardens to the front and rear that are professionally designed and meticulously maintained, and a host of other features not often found. Viewing is highly recommended. AMV is €135,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
Ballagh, Bushypark: Located on an elevated site with superb views of Lough Corrib, this unique three bed property comes to the market with a very realistic price tag. The property, which has always been a family home, was constructed in 1950 and offers a shrewd purchaser a property that has ample space to extend in all directions (subject to planning permission ). Located on the left hand side in Ballagh just up from the main road, it is only minutes from the NUIG and UHG. AMV is €250,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 63 Forster Court, Forster Street: This fine four bedroomed semidetached property is presented in walk in condition. The property is owner occupied at present, however because of its wonderful city centre location it has excellent rental potential. Features include one assigned parking space, oil fired central heating, and double glazing. No 63 is in a superb location. Management fee is €350 per annum. AMV is €270,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 1 Court Avenue, Woodquay: Located in the city centre directly behind the Town Hall Theatre and close to Galway Courthouse, No 1 Court Avenue is one of a terrace of original houses. The property is in need of refurbishment and updating but this two bed property has huge potential and would make an ideal starter home, a home to retire to, or a gilt edged investment property. It is within easy reach of all amenities and is just a stroll from Eyre Square and around the corner from the River Corrib at Woodquay. AMV on request. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 19 Presentation Road: This is a fine four bed, four en suite, property located within walking distance of the city centre, NUIG, and UHG. The property is in need of some upgrading, however with that done and some vision this could be a wonderful family home in an excellent location. This is also a superb investment property because of its closeness to the city centre and all other facilities, both educational and recreational. AMV is €230,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 38 Lower Newcastle: Located directly opposite the AIB on Lower Newcastle road, this property is on the edge of the NUIG campus. This is a fine three/four bedroom property ideally located close to NUIG and UHG which guarantees an all year round rental income. Alternatively it would make a lovely starter home. Although in need of some upgrading and modernisation, the location is superb and offers a discerning purchaser a gilt edged investment property. AMV is €230,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
No 212 Lurgan Park, Renmore: This lovely three bed semidetached property is located in the well established and mature development of Lurgan Park in Renmore. This is a very well kept family home and is presented in excellent condition. Close to GMIT and Merlin Park Hospital, it is ideally located as a family home or indeed a great investment property. With a large south facing rear garden and off street parking for two cars to the front, this is truly a great property and viewing is highly recommended. AMV is €185,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 11 Woodhaven, Merlin Park: This is a superb opportunity to acquire a magnificent detached residence situated in a much sought after location. This home has a spacious interior with four en suite bedrooms and an additional self-contained flat to the rear. This spacious home is located in a traffic free cul-de-sac on the old Dublin Road and due to its profile and convenient location it would make the ideal family home or gilt edged residential investment as either a B&B or rental accommodation. AMV is €360,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 131 Dun an Mara Drive, Renmore: No 131 is a fine four bedroom owner occupied family home that is presented in great condition. It is located on a large corner site and has the added benefit of a large self-contained unit to the rear/side that would guarantee a great rental income. It is located in the heart of Renmore close to the Bon Secours Hospital, primary schools, and all local amenities. This is a superb family home and would equally be a great investment property located in an ever popular area of Renmore. AMV is €245,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
No 78 Dun na Mara, Renmore: This is a fine three/four bedroom two storey mid-terrace residence with a single storey extension to the side. The property is situated in the heart of Renmore, regarded as a well established area. Close to GMIT, the Bon Secours, and Merlin Park hospitals, this will make a great investment property or a wonderful family home. No 78 is presented in very good condition with a good sized garden to the rear and a paved forecourt that offers off street parking for a number of cars to the front. AMV is €235,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
Calla, Ballyconneely, Co Galway: This magnificent family home is located in Ballyconneely, one of the most popular locations in Connemara. The property is in superb condition and enjoys excellent views of the surrounding countryside and many lakes. Finished to a very high standard, this superb stone faced residence must really be viewed to be fully appreciated. It is a fabulous family home that offers space both inside and outside. Viewing is highly recommended. AMV is €350,000. Open viewing Sundays only 11am to 12 noon.
Maumeen Pier, Leitirmullen, Connemara: This magnificently appointed five bedroom dormer style bungalow stands on c 0.9 acre, enjoying panoramic views of Greatmans Bay at Maumeen Pier. This is a great opportunity to acquire a magnificent property that comes fully furnished and ready to walk into. The property is ideally located close to all amenities in the area, the nine hole golf club is only 2.5 miles away. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a property in this unique location. AMV is €225,000. Open viewing Sundays only 2pm to 3pm.
The agent will also have listed residences in Woodquay, Doughishka, Oranmore, Loughrea, Spiddal, Portumna, Limerick, Tipperary, Mayo, and Donegal.
For further details and open viewing times log on to www.odonnjoyce.com for full brochure and pictures of each property, or contact the O’Donnellan & Joyce auction team on 091 564212.
The last auction for 2015 will take place on Friday December 18. Anyone wishing to place a property for auction on that day should contact O’Donnellan & Joyce on 091 564212.