Agricultural Property Location: Greenhills Farm, Derrylusk, Mountrath, Co Laois R32 K004
Situated on R423, the main Mountmellick Mountrath road. Ideally located with the Slieve Bloom Mountains in the background and yet only 1 mile from Mountrath town. 8 miles Portlaoise, 19 miles Tullamore, 34 miles The Curragh. The farm can be sold in 1 or 2 lots.
Lot 1: Bungalow on c.1.5 acres i.e mature landscape gardens and pony paddock. Guide Price €280K
Lot 2: c.63 acres of good arable land with 3 span hay shed & double lean to. Guide Price €630K
Greenhills Farm was owned by the Carter family for almost 100 years and it was sold to the current owners in 1969 for £14,000 – a fortune at the time! The farm always has a fantastic reputation for finishing off cattle and growing great crops. The renowned Ballyfin Boarding School was only 4 miles away and in recent times this historic building has been converted to one of the world’s most luxurious 5 star hotels.
Lot 1: The bungalow on 1.5 approx acres
The bungalow constructed in 1978 is c.134 sq mtrs / c.1,880 sq ft comprises of:
Lot 2: The Land
Clonbarrow, Mountrath contained within folio LS10320 comprising of c.22.58 HA / 55.79 acres.
Also included is Folio LS10346 containing c.8.9 acres (the exact residual amount after the house on c.1.5 acres is deducted is c.7.4 acres). The entire c.63 acres can be best described as rich limestone land that has produced excellent grass and crops over the years. Extensive road frontage onto the R423 plus independent access that can be later extended to the internal road to the farmyard. The land, with its pleasant undulating slopes, would also ideally suit horses.
Note: No single farm payment or entitlements are with the farm.