342 Ac. Prime Limestone Farm Including Quarry Co. Westmeath

Killucan, Co. Westmeath, Ireland
  • Arable, Beef Farm, Quarry Land
  • Property Type
  • 332
  • Lot Acres
Online Auction Public Auction

342 Ac. Prime Limestone Farm Including Quarry Co. Westmeath

Killucan, Co. Westmeath, Ireland


  • Arable, Beef Farm, Quarry Land
  • Property Type
  • 332
  • Lot Acres



farm of the week

Public / Online Auction; James L. Murtagh Auctioneers and REA T.E. Potterton are delighted to offer for sale by public auction this superb c.342 Acre farm  at Annascannon, Killucan, Co. Westmeath

Auction Location: Greville Arms Hotel, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath & LSL Online https://www.lslauctions.com/OnlineCatalogue-JLMURT
Auction Date & Time: Fri, Nov 26th at 3:00 PM

Annascannon Farm is undoubtedly the finest large block of farmland to come to the market in recent times. The top-quality lands are made up of majority grazing ground and are currently under permanent pasture and tillage.

These highly productive agricultural lands also contain valuable sand and gravel deposits and are located in a part of Ireland noted for their limestone and quarry materials.

The holding will be offered in one or more lots as follows;

Lot 1: c.212 acres including quarry

  • This impressive holding comprises of approximately c.212 acres of prime agricultural lands. The holding is in majority permanent pasture with approximately c.20 acres in tillage. The holding benefits from excellent road frontage onto the Killucan to Kinnegad road with good sight lines for the construction of a dwelling house – subject to the necessary planning permission.
  • This superb holding is laid out in 7 divisions with no waste whatsoever and accessed by an impressive pier entrance with a concrete/tarmacadam central roadway leading to the majority of the divisions.
  • The holding has neat boundary white thorn hedging, is well fenced, and has various native trees interspersed throughout the property. These grazing and tillage lands are ideally suited for an equestrian, dairy or tillage enterprise.
  • Lot 1 also incorporates an established sand and gravel quarry, currently under license to a sand and gravel distributor. Fortunately, the quarry was established in the 1950’s, pre the Planning and Development act of 1963.

Lot 2: c.75.24 acres

  • These lands are all in permanent pasture, laid out in 4 large divisions with no waste.
  • The lands have excellent road frontage onto the canal link road, just off the Kinnegad to Killucan route.
  • These limestone lands would be suitable for any farming enterprise and are located in an area known for its productive qualities.

Lot 3: c.54.25 acres

  • These lands are laid out in neat divisions, all in permanent pasture, and benefit from dual road frontage onto the Killucan to Kinnegad road and onto a secondary road leading to Raharney.
  • The lands are in need of some attention with regards to drainage and reseeding.
  • Although the lands seem to be somewhat neglected, they have good heart and with some reclamation could be revived to highly productive lands.
  • The lands benefit from a cattle pen.

Lot 4: The entire c.342 acres

This is a unique opportunity to purchase the very best of agricultural lands with valuable sand and gravel deposits and a geophysical survey is available on request, along with a legal pack – both available from the solicitors with carriage of sale.

To adhere to regulations, please register your attendance for the upcoming auction with the joint agents before 5pm on Tuesday 19th November.

Viewing by appointment only. – Contact us for more details.

Auction: The Greville Arms Hotel, Mullingar & LSL Auctions Online on Friday 26th November at 3pm

Contact James L. Murtagh Auctioneers for more information regarding the LSL Online Auction process. https://www.lslauctions.com/OnlineCatalogue-JLMURT

Identification:  In order to register, it will be necessary to upload a copy of your passport / driving licence and proof of address, i.e., bank statement, correspondence from a Government agency / source, dated within the last 3 months.

– Registration: In order to bid at the auction, it will be necessary to register with our office before 5pm on 19th November 2021 . The auctioneer assumes the bidder is bidding for himself/herself. If the bidder intends to purchase a Lot in a name other than his or her personal name, arrangements must be made with the auctioneers in advance. By registering you are deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions of the auction and authorise us, as agents for the vendor, to sign the completed Contract for Sale on your behalf.

– Deposit: A deposit of €100 000 is required in order to bid for the property online. These deposits are payable in advance of the auction by online bank transfer. Our bank details will be provided to you at registration. The successful bidder’s deposit will become non-refundable as soon as the property is sold and a binding Contract is entered into and the agents are hereby authorised to sign the Contract For Sale on your behalf. The deposit payable on the signing of the Contract is 10% of the purchase price. If there is a shortfall in the deposit furnished by the purchaser prior to the auction, then the purchaser shall be required to lodge the balance of the deposit with the auctioneers within 1 business day of the online auction. If you are not the successful purchaser, your deposit will be returned to you (in full) For further details contact us on 0449340088


Updated on January 13, 2022 at 2:17 pm
  • Land Area: 332 Acres
  • Property Type: Arable, Beef Farm, Quarry Land
  • Property Status: Online Auction, Public Auction

Additional details

  • Solrs.: Grace Solicitors, Killkenny. Ph:056 7755035
  • Address Annascannon, Killucan, Co. Westmeath.
  • State/county Westmeath
  • Country Ireland

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