O’Donnellan & Joyce has a selection of starter homes and larger family homes for sale in its upcoming Wild Atlantic Way auction on Friday March 3. Anne Harding, senior sales agent and auction co-ordinator with O’Donnellan & Joyce, said: “There’s great value in the March auction with a nice variety of homes to suit first time buyers or families looking to upsize. Our selection of property going under the hammer on March 3 includes Donegal, Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon, Kerry, and Galway. There is something for everybody." Ms Harding said that open viewings have been especially busy over the past few weekends.
Registration for the auction commences at 1pm in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway, on Friday March 3 and Colm O’Donnellan will start the auction proceedings at 2pm sharp. For those who cannot attend in person, the auction is streamed live online at www.odonnjoyce.com
Galway properties to note for anyone interested in living in the city or commuting distance include the following:
No 17 Bluebell Woods, Oranmore, Co Galway
Attractive four bedroom semidetached property located in a mature development, just off the Maree road, on the edge of Oranmore village. This is a popular and convenient location approximately 9km from Galway city, close to the M6 main Dublin road and national route to Limerick. Within walking distance of all local amenities. The property is currently rented but is being sold with vacant possession. AMV: €280,000. Open viewing Saturday 10am to 10.45pm.
Aughrim village, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
Spectacular five bed family residence in a village setting. This home's many extras include underfloor heating, handmade internal doors, large garden to front, side, and rear, cobbled driveway, alarm, hollowcore flooring, PVC cedar finish windows, and a high standard of tiling. There is large external storage with previous planning suitable for townhouses. Accommodation: entrance hall, living room, dining room/gym, kitchen, conservatory, family room, five bedrooms, three en suite, bathroom, utility, and guest wc. AMV: €275,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 1.30pm to 2.15pm.
No 158 Tirellan Heights, Headford Road, Galway
Bright and spacious three bedroom semidetached residence. Located within walking distance of Terryland Shopping Centre, schools, and church, this residence would prove to be an ideal owner occupier home. The property also benefits from off street parking, a good sized rear garden, and a side entrance. Viewing is highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint. AMV: €210,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3pm to 4pm.
No 17 St Joseph’S Avenue, Henry Street, Galway
Ideally situated in central Galway, this mid-terrace three bed townhouse offers an excellent opportunity for a first time buyer or someone looking to downsize to a lovely property in the heart of the city. The property is within close proximity of the city's Latin Quarter, offering the excellent nightlife and restaurants available in this area, while also being well positioned for local schools and is a short stroll to Salthill Promenade. AMV: €200,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 19 Millbrook, Milltown, Co Galway
Modern end of terrace three bed home in lovely condition, located just off the N17 in the scenic village of Milltown. Millbrook is a mixture of detached, semidetached, and terraced homes with some retail units. Nicely maintained, this residence comprises hall, living room, kitchen/dining, three bedrooms, and bathroom. It would make a lovely starter home or ideal for those who want to downsize. AMV: €50,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 10am to 10.45am.
No 49 Gleann Na Tra, Sandy Road, Galway
Wonderful two bedroom ground floor apartment, situated in a well maintained and sought after development. Convenient location and within walking distance of a host of amenities such as Galway city centre, retail and industrial parks. The property is also located on an excellent transport network with ease of access to NUIG, UHG, Merlin Park Hospital, and GMIT. Well worth taking a look at this lovely property. AMV: €155,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
Apartment 3, Oakfort House, Salthill, Galway
Lovely bright two bedroom apartment located in a small complex of only six apartments in this quiet residential area of Oaklands, Salthill. The property is only a two minute walk to Salthill village and all its amenities, as well as Salthill Promenade and a host of top class restaurants and leisure facilities. This would be an ideal starter or holiday home. Presented in excellent condition. AMV: €175,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
St Joseph’s, Pier Road, Seapoint, Barna, Co Galway
Detached two bed property in need of modernisation and refurbishment. Located in a very desirable location in Barna village. Local hostelries include the famous Donnelly's of Barna bar and restaurant, O'Grady’s on the Pier, and The Twelve boutique hotel. Views from the property are breathtaking and with proper planning and a good eye, one could take full advantage of these spectacular views. A once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a property in this very desirable location. AMV: €195,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
No 153 Gort na Coiribe, Headford Road, Galway
Two bedroom apartment located within one mile of Eyre Square and within close proximity of NUIG, UHG, and Terryland Retail Park. The property is also located on an excellent transport network. Presented in turnkey condition, accommodation comprises hall, open plan kitchen/dining and lounge area, two double bedrooms, one en suite, and a main bathroom. Electric storage heating, double glazed windows, and secure complex. An ideal starter home or something for a downsizer. AMV: €180,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 4.15pm to 5.15pm.
No 16 Temple Jarlath Court, High Street, Tuam, Co Galway
Two bedroom town centre apartment close to all amenities. Management fees for this property are approximately €750 per annum. Tuam is a busy town located within a 30 minute drive of Galway city and this apartment would be an ideal first time buyer's property. AMV: €75,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.15pm.
No 2 Abbey Street, Loughrea, Co Galway
Previously used as consulting rooms, a recent application was made for change of use to revert to private residence. Presented in excellent condition, this will make a superb home for someone looking to downsize. Offered with PVC double glazed windows and doors, storage heating, an open fireplace in the living room, and a lovely sun trap patio/garden to the rear. Within walking distance of Mount Carmel Abbey, Loughrea town centre, Loughrea Lake, and all local amenities. AMV: €90,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 10.45am to 11.45am.
For further information on these or any of the properties for sale, contact Colm O’Donnellan, Mary Fahy, or Anne Harding at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, on 091 564 212, www.odonnjoyce.com, or email [email protected] .