Skehanagh Lower, Ballintober, Mayo F12X4X2€550,000

6 Bed Detached House 361.18 m² to 390 m² For Sale B2


DNG Burke Connolly Maloney in conjunction O Donnellan and Joyce are delighted to offer for sale a stunning six bed detached property located at Ballintubber, Co Mayo. Set against the backdrop of the Partry Mountains is the ancient & picturesque village of Ballintubber. The village is approximately seven miles south of Castlebar, and its surrounding area is rich in history and historical sites, the most notable being Ballintubber Abbey which was founded in 1216, on rests in a picturesque rural setting on the shores of Lough Carra.

The property is set back of the road on a substantial private site measuring c. 1.8 with stone cut walls & wrought iron gates to the front and a mixture of timber fencing and mature hedging encompassing the property to the sides and rear offering complete privacy. The gardens surrounding the property are meticulously maintained with rolling lawns and elegant planting throughout.

A wonderful children's play area lies to the side of the property complete with a raised timber tree house and a timber swing set. A tarmacadam drive way encircles the home offering ample parking for multiple cars. To the rear of the property is an extensive block built garage or workshop with two roller shutter doors.

Constructed approximately twelve years ago, the property is maintained & presented to the highest possible standards and offers a wonderful array of living accommodation throughout. The property is presented in absolute show house condition with careful attention to detail and decor found throughout. The current owners have spared no expense in creating a wonderful family home environment.

The property offers an abundance of living space & sleeping quarters throughout with approximately 390.19 sq.m over two stories. The ground floor is comprised of a bright & spacious entrance hallway, a sitting room with feature fireplace, an open plan kitchen & dining room, a separate utility room and a large main bathroom. A large double bedroom completes the accommodation on the ground floor.

A stunning Oak stairs leads to an open plan mezzanine landing that overlooking the front hallway. The accommodation is comprised of four large bedrooms with the guest bedroom en suite and a second large family bathroom. A substantial master bedroom with en suite and walk in wardrobe completes the accommodation for this stylish home.

This wonderful home is an ideal property for a couple or a family looking for a tranquil lifestyle in a quiet rural setting that has everything you could want from a home in terms of lifestyle, location and natural amenity. Viewing is without doubt highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint.


Six bed detached family residence
Presented in show house condition
Majestic family residence
Circa 361.18 sqm
Constructed c. 2007
Private site c. 1.8 acres
A stones throw from the historic Ballintubber Abbey
Impressive entrance hall
solid oak staircase
Porcelain tiled flooring
Lounge room with feature fireplace
Open plan kitchen & dining
Feature range master cooker
Solid oak fitted kitchen
Solid fuel burning stove
Large utility room
2nd family lounge room with bar
Home office/study
Double bedroom on ground floor
Large main bathroom on ground floor
Mezzanine landing overlooking hallway
Five double bedrooms on first floor
Large master en suite with walk in wardrobe
Main family bathroom
Partial underfloor heating
Zoned oil fired central heating
Easy access to Castlebar, Claremorris, Westport & Ballinrobe
11kms / 13 minutes to Castlebar
18kms / 21 minutes to Westport
18kms / 17 minutes to Ballinrobe
24kms / 30 minutes to Claremorris
Approximately 65 kms / One hour from Galway City

Substantial site c. 1.8 acres
Set back off road offering complete privacy
Stone cut walls & wrought iron gates to front
Timber fencing & mature hedging to side & rear
Meticulously maintained gardens
Rolling lawns & elegant planting throughout
Children's play area to gable end with tree house & swing set
Tarmacadam driveway encompasses home
Substantial block built garage or workshop (13.71 x 14.8)
Two roller shutter doors for vehicular access

BER Details



Entrance Foyer - 7.42m x 5.3m
Impressive double height entrance hallway, bright & spacious, composite front door with PVC frosted glass, porcelain tiled flooring, PVC double glazed windows allow light to flood through, handcrafted oak staircase to mezzanine first floor landing, decorative wall mounted lights

Lounge Room - 4.48m x 4.33m
To the left of the entrance hall, feature open fireplace with marble mantle piece, PVC double glazed windows overlooking front driveway & gardens, access into dining room

Dining Room - 4.69m x 3.76m
Timber effect tiled flooring, dual aspect PVC double glazed windows to front & rear, PVC double glazed patio doors to gable end, double height ceiling with timber paneling, velux windows, recessed LED ceiling lighting

Kitchen - 7.31m x 4.29m
Stunning kitchen with solid oak fitted units, excellent decorative order, feature range master gas cooker, island unit with integrated microwave, marble counter tops, recessed ceiling LED lighting, solid fuel burning stove connected to zoned central heating, PVC double glazed window to rear, access to utility room

Utility - 3.75m x 3.75m
Tiled flooring, PVC double glazed frosted glass door to rear garden, array of solid oak wall and floor presses, sink with drain off, plumbed for washing machine & tumble dryer, PVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden

Ground Floor Storage Press - 1.5m x 1.45m
Returning to the hallway, cloak room with storage

Bathroom - 3.52m x 1.84m
To the right of the hallway, extra large bathroom, fully tiled throughout, large double walk-in shower, Jacuzzi bathtub, WHB, WC, recessed ceiling lighting, PVC double glazed frosted glass window

Bedroom 1 - 4.52m x 3.78m
Large guest double bedroom on ground floor, carpeted flooring, two PVC double glazed windows overlooking front driveway and gardens, radiator

Home Office/Study - 3.52m x 1.48m
Solid oak flooring, built in desk & shelving, PVC double glazed window overlooking rear yard, radiator

Family Room - 8.5m x 4.93m
Second family lounge room, solid oak flooring, feature fireplace with insert stove, two PVC double glazed windows to front, a solid oak home bar with ample seating, a great spot for family gatherings, PVC double glazed patio doors leads to rear with access to gardens

FIRST FLOOR - 9.2m x 5.71m
Stunning solid oak staircase, mezzanine landing with hand crafted oak banister overlooking entrance hall, landing expands to the full length of the house

Bedroom 2 - 4.33m x 3.5m
Large double bedroom to front, carpeted flooring, two PVC double glazed windows, radiator

Main Bathroom - 3.7m x 2.65m
Fully tiled floor, fully tiled walls, corner bath, WHB with under sink storage, PVC double glazed frosted glass window, recessed ceiling lighting, large shower cubicle

Bedroom 3 (Master En suite) - 5.64m x 4.68m
Large master bedroom to rear, carpeted flooring, walk-in wardrobe, large PVC double glazed window, radiator, en suite bathroom

Walk-in wardrobe (4.05 x 1.69): abundance of hanging space & extensive range of drawers and shelving

En Suite (1.92 X 3.89): Large en suite, fully tiled floors & walls, recessed ceiling lighting, PVC double glazed window, WHB, WC, extra large walk in shower cubicle with tropical shower head

Hot Press
Walk-in hot press, hot water cylinder, ample storage & shelving

Bedroom 3 - 4.4m x 3.79m
Large double bedroom, carpeted flooring, built in wardrobe, PVC double glazed window, radiator

Bedroom 4 - 3.64m x 3.56m
Large double bedroom to rear, carpeted flooring, built in wardrobe, PVC double glazed window, radiator, en suite bathroom

En suite (2.22 x 1.29): Tiled floor, fully tiled walls, WHB, WC, velux window,shower cubicle with mira electric shower

Bedroom 6 - 4.85m x 4.79m
Large double room, currently used as children's play room, oak flooring, dual aspect velux windows

Large Garage - 13.71m x 14.8m
Extra large garage to rear with vehicular access through 2 x roller shutter doors, space for vehicles, tools and solid fuels

External Space
Substantial site c. 1.8 acres, Set back off road offering complete privacy, Stone cut walls & wrought iron gates to front, Timber fencing & mature hedging to side & rear, Meticulously maintained gardens, Rolling lawns & elegant planting throughout, Children's play area to gable end with tree house & swing set, Tarmacadam driveway encompasses home, Substantial block built garage or workshop (13.71 x 14.8), Two roller shutter doors for vehicular access


GPS Co Ordinates: 53.763556 - 9.2935177
Eircode: F12X4X2

Viewing Details

For Further details please contact our office or the Joint agency

Alan McKenna
O Donnellan and Joyce Auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway on 091-564212
OPENING HOURS: Mon to Fri 9am TO 5:30pm
SATURDAY 10am to 4pm (closed for lunch 1pm to 2pm)


Celine Keane
DNG Burke Connolly Maloney, IPI Centre, Breaffy Rd, Castlebar, Co. Mayo on 094-9027300
OPENING HOURS: Mon to Fri 9am TO 5:00pm

NOTE: These particulars are not to be considered a formal offer. They are for information only and give a general idea of the property. They are not to be taken as forming any part of a resulting contract, nor to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. Whilst every care is taken in their preparation, neither O Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers, DNG Burke Connolly Maloney nor the vendor accept any liability as to their accuracy.

Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars. No person in the employment of O Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers or DNG Burke Connolly Maloney has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Price History for Skehanagh Lower, Ballintober, Mayo

  • €55,000.00 11.11% €495,000.00 €550,000.00
    06 February 2020