The house is on an acre of private property in the heart of County Mayo in the west of Ireland. The views from the front of the house are of Lough Carra, a 4,000 acre lake famous for it's fishing and diverse wildlife.
Chestnut Cottage is a newly renovated 1850’s Guinness Building surrounded by Ireland’s finest nature. Built with a balcony where the fresh air, scenic views and tranquility of the surrounding area can be enjoyed. Less than 1km from both Ashford Castle and the village of Cong most famous for John Wayne’s film ‘The Quiet Man’. 52km away from Ireland West Airport, Knock. Ideal location for exploring some of Ireland’s most popular destinations , Connemara and Galway City.
My place is situated 10km from Tuam town & 10km from Headford town (Gateway to the Corrib), 28km from Galway City, 19km from Cong, 60km from Knock airport. One hour drive from Shannon airport via new M17 motorway. Located in a quiet rural setting, between the villages of Belclare 5km & Caherlistrane 5km, both villages have a pub & shop,at the base of the legendary Knockma Hill, where you can enjoy a scenic 5km wooded hill walk. You may be lucky enough to spot some local fairies. Private parking.