By Kim O'Leary
This historic three storey residence located beside Sallins village is full of character and offers an abundance of space and unique features including large gardens, outbuildings and stables located on a large site as it is set to go to auction next month for a guide price of €398,000.
Sherry FitzGerald O'Reilly Auctioneers are delighted to present "Sallins Lodge", Sallins, Co Kildare, a unique period home located on a large site beside Sallins village and on the banks of the Grand Canal.
"Sallins Lodge" is believed to have been built in its current format between 1780 and 1830, incorporating the Norman Sallins Castle which was built on the site in the mid-12th century after the Norman conquest of Ireland. Accommodation at Sallins Lodge is spacious with 5 double bedrooms complimenting the generous ground floor reception rooms and many further rooms below-stairs in the basement.
Inside there is an entrance hall, morning room, drawing room, kitchen, first floor five double bedrooms (two en suite), bathroom and dressing room. There is also a basement scullery, hallway, hotpress room, butlers room, laundry room, wc, and oval room.
Outside the property extends to large, private grounds on 0.75 of an acre comprising of 5 walk-in stables with original mahogany doors and cobblestone, the two storey stables with stalls below and loft above are attached to the lodge, and there is also a walled kitchen garden and rear garden with mature trees, shrubbery and outbuildings. The driveway and large frontage offers plenty of parking space for several cars.
The residence is located in a central location close to Sallins village and all of its excellent amenities including shops, church, schools, GAA club. Meanwhile, for commuters there is the Arrow rail link and the M7/N7 interchange is just a short drive away.
"Sallins Lodge" is set to go to auction on Wednesday, March 13 at 3pm in Lawlor's Hotel, Naas, Co Kildare. For more information contact Sherry FitzGerald O'Reilly Auctioneers Naas on 045 866 466 and check out 27 images at www.daft.ie
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