Daingean farm goes up for sale

Dainegan farm
This c.103 acre farm is being brought to the market by the executors of the late William Walsh. William, who originally haled from Ballycommon (7 miles from this farm) was born in 1916 and was one of 8 children.

This c.103 acre farm is being brought to the market by the executors of the late William Walsh. William, who originally haled from Ballycommon (7 miles from this farm) was born in 1916 and was one of 8 children.

During his working life in Dublin he was involved in many businesses and at one stage even owned a Bakery. He purchased this farm in 1969 from the Hanlon family and it has been in his possession ever since.

William only died last year at the great age of 95.

The farm is situated on the Croghan road c.2 km from Daingean village. It has 3 points of access and extensive road frontage onto 2 roads. C.80 acres of the farm is described by the Auctioneer, Matt Dunne, “as excellent arable land” which is currently in pasture.

The mature beech and ash trees offer unrivalled shelter for both cattle and horses.

The remaining 23 acres requires some shoring and cleaning but there is a natural fall.

The residence constructed in the early 1980s is a beautiful Georgian style home c.2,200 sq ft and comprises of kitchen, utility room, laundry room, living room, dining room sitting room, 4 bedrooms incl 2 en suites and bathroom.

The house enjoys solid fuel central heating and mains water. Detached double garage with shed to rear. The farm yard is not modern but has a 5 span hay shed with lean to and silage pit.

A very realistic AMV of €730,000 has been placed on the entire.

The farm is being sold by Public Auction on Wednesday July 10 3pm in The Bridge House Hotel Tullamore.

Joint Agents are Matt Dunne & Associates RICS 0578623349 and Ganly Walters 01 6623255