This Co Kerry home has space, views and half an acre of gardens

Trish Dromey eyes up a spacious home in Beaufort which won’t hang around on the market for very long.

Beaufort, Kerry €425,000

Sq m 221 (2,400 sq ft)

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 4


In addition to getting all the trading up-space they need, the purchasers of No 3 Churchtown Park in Beaufort will also be able to enjoy scenic views of Carrauntoohil and the Macgillycuddy Reeks from their front balcony.

This Co Kerry home has space, views and half an acre of gardens

Part of a development of just 12 houses built close to the village in 2003, it’s a four-bed detached house with over half an acre of gardens and 2,400 sq ft of living space.

Guiding at €425,000, it’s on the market with Property Partners Gallivan who say this is an impressive property and a very attractive option to a trade-up buyer in Killarney.

“It’s across the road from the Golf Club and is within a mile of Beaufort village which has pubs, a shop, a post office and a restaurant and it is just a 15 minute drive from Killarney town centre,” says Tadgh Gallivan.

This Co Kerry home has space, views and half an acre of gardens

Its well-maintained and modern accommodation includes a large carpeted front lounge, which has a stone fireplace fitted with a stove, in addition to a slate-floored modern kitchen with painted cream units with cherrywood counter-tops and a breakfast bar.

Off the kitchen is a sunroom which serves as a dining area and has a stone fireplace with a stove and French doors leading out to a patio. 

To the rear, there is a utility room, a guest WC and there’s also a carpeted room which is fitted out as a study but could also be used as a playroom.

This Co Kerry home has space, views and half an acre of gardens

On the upper level, the house has a bathroom and four carpeted double bedrooms.

Three of the bedrooms have en suites, and the large master bedroom at the front also has a walk-in wardrobe and a door opening out on to the front facing balcony with mountain views.

Fitted with oil-fired central heating, underfloor at ground level, the property has a C2 energy rating.

At one side of the house there’s an attached double garage which has been partitioned, so one half of it can be used as a gym.

This Co Kerry home has space, views and half an acre of gardens

Set on a site of 0.66 of an acre, the house has extensive gardens, with a front patio, some paved pathways and planted beds and a stone boundary wall at the rear.

The Property Price Register only records two sales in Churchtown Park. 

The last one was in 2015 when No 8 sold for €385,300.

VERDICT: not expected to linger long on the market


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