O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers' Wild Atlantic Way spring auction is just around the corner. Open viewings were extremely busy this past weekend, with viewers taking particular interest in the large family homes on offer. The auction will take place on Thursday March 1 at 2pm
O’Donnellan & Joyce has some of the best residential properties on the market in its March auction with a host of magnificent properties that would make ideal family homes, located in some of the most charming residential areas in Galway city and county including Salthill, Newcastle, Mervue, and Knocknacarra.
Some of the highlights of the auction include Seacote, Shangort, Knocknacarra, a detached three bed bungalow close to the junction with Barna Road and only a short stroll to Blackrock Diving Tower and Salthill Promenade; and No 42 Ballybrit Court, Ballybrit, Galway, a three bedroom semidetached family home in perfect condition, lovingly maintained by its current owners and situated approximately 1km from Briarhill Shopping Centre.
The properties in the March 1 auction include the following.
No 21 Lower Newcastle, Galway
Situated opposite NUI Galway, No 21 Lower Newcastle is a charming four bed semidetached home presented in excellent condition. The location is second-to-none with NUIG and UHG on the doorstep, along with a regular transport service and an abundance of amenities. This house offers off street parking to the rear. Its location just a short stroll from Galway city centre makes No 21 Lower Newcastle an ideal purchase for a variety of buyers.
No 15 Tone Avenue, Mervue, Galway
Excellent mid-terrace three bed home set in the popular residential neighbourhood of Mervue. Offering substantial living space throughout with living room, fully tiled bathroom, and a kitchen with beautiful classic range. There is plenty of space outside with a front garden of approximately 20m depth with off-street parking and an enormous private rear garden of approximately 30m in length. Located in the heart of Mervue, No 15 Tone Avenue is within a short distance of a host of amenities and services. This would make an ideal first-time buyer/family home.
Main Street, Headford, Co Galway
A substantial property in the centre of Headford town and located on the main street (N84 ). A former licensed premises with overhead accommodation, this property is in need of modernisation. The busy main street offers a good footfall with its selection of shops, bars, and restaurants, and Headford town is popular for angling enthusiasts, given its proximity to the eastern shore of Lough Corrib.
No 101 Gleann Rua, Renmore, Galway
Detached four bed family home in a popular residential location, convenient to GMIT and many local amenities including schools, shops, Galway Clinic, Merlin Park Hospital, Bon Secours, Ballyloughane Beach, and Kingfisher Leisure Centre. This property would also make a great investment property given its proximity to GMIT and Parkmore and Ballybrit business parks.
Woodlands, Kilgarve, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
Large detached house offering eight bedrooms at the entrance to Woodlands estate on the eastern side of Ballinasloe. Only five minutes to the N6 (Dublin–Galway ) motorway, this property offers the convenience of being only 20km from Athlone town centre and only 40 minutes from Galway city.
Seacote, Shangort, Knocknacarra, Galway
Detached three bed bungalow close to the junction with Barna Road and only short stroll to Blackrock Diving Tower and Salthill Promenade. Joyce’s Supermarket in Knocknacarra is just a stroll away, with a host of primary and secondary schools within five minutes’ drive of this location. Local amenities include Rusheen Bay, Silverstrand, and Cappagh Park and sports grounds. With lots of potential, this property offers a great opportunity to live in a very popular location.
Ballynahown, Furbo, Co Galway
Derelict detached farmhouse in need of total refurbishment with land of approximately 9.2357 hectares (21.6 acres ) on Folio GY24544. Situated approximately two miles off the main Galway-Spiddal road. The location connects the Spiddal road to the main Barna-Moycullen road.
The property comprises a large parcel of land and there are a number of neighbouring detached houses on large sites nearby. With the extensive road frontage, there is excellent potential for development subject to the necessary planning permissions.
No 25 Greenfields, Newcastle, Galway
Semidetached house of approximately 1,320sq ft in a very popular residential development close to NUIG and UHG. Offering a large side entrance and rear garden, this property would make a beautiful family home. Given its proximity to the university, Kingfisher Leisure Centre, the hospital, and Dangan Business Park, this house almost guarantees rental income.
No 19 Rusheen Woods, Shangort Road, Knocknacarra, Galway
Exceptional four bed detached family home located just off Shangort Road in the heart of Knocknacarra. Within walking distance of Joyce’s Supermarket, Knocknacarra church, and close to Rusheen Bay and Barna Woods. This would be an ideal home for a growing family given its close proximity to Cappagh Park and sports grounds and a host of primary and secondary schools. It also benefits from a regular bus service to Galway city centre.
No 42 Ballybrit Court, Ballybrit, Galway
Three bedroom semidetached family home in perfect condition. Lovingly maintained by its current owners and situated approximately 1km from Briarhill Shopping Centre and only six minutes from Parkmore Business Park. Main routes in and out of the city are just moments away. A great starter home in a family friendly estate.
Main Street, Craughwell, Co Galway
Detached four bedroom house located in the village centre and adjacent to the church. Located within walking distance of all amenities including Craughwell Railway Station offering a service to Limerick city, post office, pharmacy, hairdressers, and restaurants. Craughwell is a splendid location with an easy commute into Galway city centre.
Bothar Bui, Carraroe South, Co Galway
Detached two storey cottage style house on an elevated site of approximately 0.64 acre. Views from the rear of the house down to Lough Natawnymore, and Trá an Dóilín (Coral Beach ) is only two minutes’ drive away. Carraroe offers so much in outdoor activities including miles of coastal walks and sea fishing. The house needs total refurbishment but would make a lovely spot to retire to or the perfect bolthole for weekends away.
No 18 Croit Na Mara, Salthill, Galway
Lovely two bedroom apartment situated in the centre of Salthill village. Built in recent years, Croit na Mara development has proven to be extremely popular given its prime location and superb views of Galway Bay. No 18 is situated on the third floor with views over Salthill Promenade and is within a leisurely stroll of Galway city centre.
No 205A Lurgan Park, Renmore, Galway
Wonderful four bed semidetached family home in this popular and sought after development on the east side of Galway city. Offering off street parking, side access, and a private rear garden with patio area and lawn. With an abundance of local schools, shops, and recreational amenities right on its doorstep, No 205A is on an excellent road and bus network in and out of the city. GMIT, Merlin Park Hospital, and Galway Clinic are moments away, as is Wellpark Retail Centre.
AMV: €260,000. Open viewings Saturday and Wednesday 11am to 12 noon.
No 162 Upper Salthill, Galway
Large semidetached property featuring 10 one bed apartments in an ideal location overlooking the main Upper Salthill road within walking distance of Salthill Village. Standing on a large site with an extended rear garden. Would require modernization. The property is currently fully let and is generating a rental income of €500 per month per apartment.
No 4 Hazel Court, Tuam, Co Galway
Stunning four bedroom semidetached residence within walking distance of Tuam town centre and all amenities. Contains attic conversion with two storage rooms. The property extends to approximately 2,068sq ft and would be an ideal starter home or investment property.
AMV: €165,000. Open viewings Saturdays 12 noon to 12.30pm.
See www.odonnjoyce.com to view the full list of properties on offer which include properties in areas such as Galway city and county, Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo, Donegal, and Limerick.
Details are available from the auction team at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, phone 091 564 212 or email [email protected].