O’Donnellan & Joyce promises a varied choice of properties for sale along the western seaboard in its Wild Atlantic Way autumn auction on Tuesday September 27. The auction of approximately 60 properties will have a selection of residential and commercial units with apartments, townhouses, semidetached and detached houses as always, promising something to suit home owners and investors.
The Wild Atlantic Way autumn auction has superb family homes in Galway city and county with addresses including Renmore, Merlin Park, Craughwell, and Clarinbridge. O’Donnellan & Joyce’s auctions, more often than not, have some exceptional family homes in the Salthill and Knocknacarra areas and the September 27 auction is no different. Always favourites for growing families because of the selection of primary and secondary schools, Salthill and Knocknacarra have all the amenities that growing families require and are convenient to Galway city centre. Some of the properties for sale that would make excellent family homes include the following.
St Isadore’s, The Nurseries, Taylor's Hill, Galway
A detached bungalow residence on a private site with mature, private garden and overlooking a green space in the always popular address of The Nurseries, Taylor's Hill. Close to numerous schools and only 10 minutes' walk to the city centre, this opportunity to purchase a property in one of Galway’s most desirable addresses is not to be missed. Joint agent: Galway Real Estate 091 565488. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11 am to 12 noon. AMV €400,000.
St Jude’s, Taylor's Hill, Galway
A large detached two storey house on the upper end of Taylor’s Hill, with four/five bedrooms and in need of refurbishment. Retaining many original features, it comes with large private rear garden, off street parking, and is only minutes’ walk from Salthill Promenade. Accommodation comprises living room, kitchen, dining room, family room, four bedrooms, and bathroom. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon. AMV €495,000.
No 32 Grattan Park, Grattan Road, Galway
A fine detached four bed house with plenty of parking and a south facing aspect, only minutes from Salthill Promenade. Galway city centre is just a 10 minute stroll away via The Claddagh. It offers the best of both worlds, being equidistant from Salthill beaches and the bustling streets of Galway city centre. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm. AMV €450,000.
Dunmore House, 3 Taylor’s Hill, Galway
A detached family home of approximately 2,066sq ft with generous road frontage. Site area measures just under an acre. This detached family residence has eight bedrooms in the main house and three bathrooms. There are two one-bed apartments to the rear, and a large side entrance with large yard/driveway to the rear of the house. Within strolling distance of Galway city centre and a host of primary and secondary schools. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm. AMV €575,000.
No 20 Glenard Avenue, Salthill, Galway
A semidetached house presented in show house condition. Extended 2006 and fully upgraded and modernised. Features include stove in dining/family room, solid internal doors throughout, and a newly fitted stairs. Accommodation comprises living, kitchen, dining, utility, five bedrooms, four en suites, bath and wet room. Superb garden with shed, mature trees, and raised patio area. Well worth taking a look at. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm. AMV €475,000.
No 26 Carragh Hill, Knocknacarra Road, Galway
A fine four bed detached house in a much sought after residential estate located off the Knocknacarra Road. The estate is located within one mile of Salthill Promenade and close to Joyce’s Supermarket and Knocknacarra Shopping Centre. In addition, the area is serviced by an excellent road and bus network, bringing Galway city, Barna, and all of its surroundings within easy reach. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV €320,000.
No 15 Cruachan Park, Rahoon Road, Galway
A large five bed semidetached family home with large cobbled forecourt and ample off street parking. On good bus route and equidistant to Knocknacarra and Westside shopping centres. Comes with private rear garden and a large garden shed which is plumbed. Accommodation comprises living/dining, kitchen, family room/study, guest wc, five bedrooms, two en suite, and bathroom. Great location, in a mature development. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm. AMV€285,000.
No 23 Newcastle Park, Newcastle, Galway
In close proximity to NUIG, University Hospital Galway, and within walking distance of the city centre, this property is of a considerable size and in good condition, offering the prospect of a beautiful family home in a well-established area of Galway or a magnificent investment property, given the huge demand for lodgings for students and young professionals.
Accommodation comprises two living rooms, kitchen/dining, utility, guest wc, five bedrooms, two en suite, bathroom, and study/sixth bedroom. Large rear yard. Viewing is highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV €400,000.
Killora, Craughwell, Co Galway
A large detached four bed house on a c0.75 acre site. Features include bay windows, solar panels to heat water, and solid fuel stove to heat water and radiators. Accommodation includes living room, kitchen/dining with abundance of fitted units, recessed lighting, granite effect worktops, eye level double electric oven and ceramic hob, fridge freezer and tiled floor, and utility. Ideal family home only minutes from Craughwell village where all amenities are to hand. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon. AMV €310,000.
Stradbally East, Clarinbridge, Co Galway
South facing four bed detached family home on large mature site with large lawn area to the front. Features include double garage and a paved patio, an abundance of superb cream kitchen units, walnut worktops, Stanley range with feature tiled wall and brick surround. Accommodation includes living room, family room, kitchen/dining, four bedrooms, master en suite, bathroom, and utility. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm. AMV €425,000.
On the east side of the city in the Renmore area there are two notable family style homes for sale.
No 11 Woodhaven, Merlin Park, Galway
A four bed detached house with all bedrooms en suite and an additional self-contained flat to the rear of the property. 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. The property is in excellent decorative order and repair and guaranteed to impress upon inspection. A special detached home on offer at a very attractive price. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV €380,000.
No 2 Whitethorn Close, Renmore, Galway
This five bed property has been totally refurbished and modernised and has a large extension to the side and rear. There is off street parking for three cars and as it is an end of terrace, this affords a large site/rear garden. Features include solid fuel stove in kitchen/family room and a ground floor bedroom with en suite. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm. AMV €375,000.
Registration for the auction commences at 11am in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway, on September 27 and Colm O’Donnellan will start the auction proceedings at 12 noon. For those who cannot attend in person, the auction is streamed live online at www.odonnjoyce.com
For further information on any of these properties for auction, contact Colm O’Donnellan or Anne Harding at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, on 091 564212, www.odonnjoyce.com, or email [email protected] .