Mearscourt House, Rathconrath, Co.Westmeath

Mearscourt House, Rathconrath, Co.Westmeath This property is currently on show Web Reference: PROP2621
€1,500,000
  • Property size 4 Garages
  • Property size 9 Beds
  • Property size 7 Baths
Contact Agent
Vanessa McDonnell 044 9348384 Email this agent

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A magnificent 9 bedroom property of considerable character and architectural merit. This wonderful Period home is set in stunning parkland comprised of approximately 12 acres of mature gardens/ grounds with a further 175 acres of agricultural lands.

Constructed in a Palladian style typical of the period the property is comprised of 3 storeys over basement and is accessed via a charming recently refurbished tarmac drive, lined with mature lime trees.

The house was built by the Meares family in 1760 and incorporates a much earlier Medieval tower.

The property also includes a substantial stone courtyard and stable block and is now operating as a guesthouse.

Features:
Exceptional Georgian Period country residence with many original features set over c.185 acres of land
9 Bedrooms and 4 reception rooms
Added bonus of 3 self contained residential lodges each with two bedrooms
Outbuildings including a central courtyard laid out in stables, offices and workshops
Located on one hours drive from Dublin

BER Exempt

Measurements:
Entrance floor:
Reception Hall 6.7m x 5.0m
Stairs Hall Georgian staircase leading to first floor
Cloakroom Tiled floor with WC and WHB
Drawing Room 6.8m x 6.0m Black Marble fireplace
Living Room 6.5m x 4.2m Fireplace with Marble Mantel piece
Dining Room 6.0m x 6.1m Timber floor, ornate cornice, Marble fireplace
Butlers pantry with storage and shelving.

Secondary stairs leading to Garden level and upper floors.

Garden Level:
Central hall area with Patio doors to terrace and gardens.
Family Room 6.0m x 4.0m Timber beamed ceiling, shelving and brick fireplace
Kitchen/Breakfast 5.7m x 5.7m Fully fitted Kitchen, Amtico floors, Oil fired AGA.
Room
Larder Fitted open shelving, Sink.
Utility Room Porcelain sink, shelving and tiled floor.
Storeroom Fitted cold store and walk-in safe.
Staff Bedroom 4.5m x 3.7m Fitted wardrobes.
Bathroom Fully tiled, WC, WHB, Bath, Shower and Bidet.

First Floor:
Approached via wide tread stairs with carved Wooden balustrade.
Bedroom 1 6.6m x 4.2m Marble fireplace and en suite Bathroom.
Bedroonm 2 6.4m x 4.2m Black marble fireplace and en suite Bathroom.
Bedroom 3 5.0m x 4.2m Grey marble fireplace and en suite Bathroom.
Bedroom 4 6.2m x 4.5m Open fireplace and en suite Bathroom.

Second Floor:
Bedroom 5 5.0m x 3.2m Fitted units, en suite Bathroom.
Bedroom 6 6.6m x 4.4m Open fireplace and en suite Bathroom.
Bedroom 7 4.9m x 4.5m Marble fireplace and en suite Bathroom.
Bedroom 8 6.6m x 4.9m Marble fireplace and en suite Bathroom.

Guest cottage with separate access consisting of Kitchen, Living room, 2 x bedrooms and Bathroom.
Oil fired central heating.

Coachman’s House contains Kitchen, Living room, 2 x bedrooms and Bathroom.
Oil fired central heating.

Gate Lodge consisting of Kitchen, Living room, 2 x bedrooms and Bathroom.
Oil fired central heating.

Viewing strictly by Appointment
Joint agents DNG Duncan and DNG Advisory Division
Contact 044 93 48384 or 087 906818 to arrange a viewing

Features

  • 9 bedrooms
  • c.185acres
  • One hour from Dublin City
  • Outbuildings
  • Self contained residential lodges