Tigroney House, Avoca, Co. Wicklow
Tigroney House, Avoca, Co. Wicklow
Tigroney House is a fine Georgian residence set in approximately 40 acres of mature deciduous forest and specimen plants with a further 58 acres of quality grazing, bound by the River Avoca. It is accessed via a sweeping tree-lined avenue with a stone Gate Lodge at the entrance. This magnificent period residence will appeal to a range of people such as families looking for spacious accommodation, commuters as it is within easy access of Dublin City Centre and people looking for a retreat house in this most peaceful and desirable location with its overwhelming views of the Avoca Valley & Hills. With its very own woodlands and enclosed by the Avoca River, this is a property steeped in character.
Tigroney House is a charming residence filled with light and excellent accommodation suitable for the modern family and hosting lavish events. It sits nestled away in a private elevated position with outstanding views of the picturesque valley. It is the perfect tranquil haven. Accommodation briefly comprises of an entrance reception hall, drawing room, kitchen/dining room, study, sitting room, pantry, utility room and bathroom. The house opens up to light as its spectacular high ceilings and beautiful sash windows give gorgeous views to the surrounding gardens. Upstairs, there are seven bedrooms and four bathrooms. To the back of the residence there is an annexe which would be ideal as staff accommodation. Along the mature landscaped avenue, there is a pond and river running along with an old weir. In the grounds there is 1.2 acres of walled garden, where fruit trees still stand. The garden surrounding the house is full of established unusual shrubs and mature trees. To the rear of the residence, you can find the courtyard with numerous outbuildings and four cottages.
This beautiful residence oozes character and charm, maintaining many of its original features yet needs full renovation, refurbishment and decorating. Though there has been some renovation already carried out. It is ideal to lend itself as a variety of business ventures, subject to necessary consents.
Situated in a much sought-after location overlooking the Avoca Valley and Hills. This beautiful residence occupies an idyllic position with unspoilt views of the surrounding countryside, including the majestic Avoca River flowing through the estate. The county of Wicklow is known as the Garden of Ireland a name earned for its breath-taking natural beauty, picturesque landscape, wonderful coastline, mountains and lakes. The county is a haven for fans of outdoor pursuits with a tremendous variety of scenic walks in a lush rural setting, where you can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful panoramas.
Named after the Romans, Tigroney House is situated in the village of Avoca, tucked away by mature trees and shrubs, offering a unique opportunity to live an amazing country life close to the city. Tigroney House is surrounded by the Avoca River, with its captivating scenery and folklore. The river is one of Irelands premier salmon fishing rivers and comes with full fishing rights for the keen angler to avail of. The golf enthusiast is well catered for also, with excellent nearby golf clubs such as Woodenbridge Golf Club in Arklow, Arklow Links Golf Course and the famous European Golf Course with Druids Glen in Newtown Mount Kennedy just 32km away. Arklow just 13km away embraces its riverside setting and offers many water sports such as sailing, windsurfing and boating.
Gate Lodge - The Stone lodge is situated at the entrance to the property surrounded by mature and sheltering grounds. This split-level cottage was recently refurbished and renovated to a very high standard, in keeping with its original architecture. The accommodation includes a living room with a wood burning stove and a door leading onto a terrace area. The kitchen has fully fitted units, electric cooker and hob, fridge, tiled walls and floor. The bathroom is fully tiled with a shower, W.C. and W.H.B., spiral stairs lead to two bedrooms and a landing overlooking the living area with an open fireplace.
Court Yard - The courtyard is surrounded with old coach houses, woodshed, barn and out house. All are whitewashed and kept in its traditional style. The courtyard is sheltered by mature woods and is an attractive feature to this property.
Cottages - Located to the rear of the main residence. A range of cottages are part of the courtyard, two of which have been totally refurbished and decorated & require small works to bring them back to former glory. Both are the same with a large living area, wood burning stove, high ceiling with exposed joists and a staircase leading to large attic room. The kitchen is fitted with built in units, cooker and hob. The bathrooms are fully tiled with a shower, W.C. and W.H.B. There are two bedrooms, one double bedroom and a single bedroom. There is also a substantial two storey outbuilding which offers potential for conversion, subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents.
Land - The land runs along the Avoca River, a picturesque setting and extends to approximately 98 acres. There is about 58 acres in grass, which is good grazing land with fertile soil and well maintained. Approximately 40 acres are in old woodland. The trees are mostly hardwood with an array of species, giving an excellent opportunity for shooting. The Dublin to Rosslare rail line runs through the land with a private bridge running under the line to allow access to all the land.
- Georgian Residence & Outbuildings on c. 98 Acres
- Overlooking the Avoca Valley and Hills.
- Range of outbuildings (Gate Lodge, Two Guest Cottages)
- Approx 40 Acres of Mature Forrestry
- Approx 58 Acres of Grassland
- Short Commute to Dublin