Six-bedroomed old schoolhouse in Ballyforan

On the market with Connaughton Auctioneers is this six-bedroomed, two-storey residence located in the village of Ballyforan, within walking distance of the national school, shop, church, post office and all amenities.

The residence is in excellent condition and ready for occupation. Services include mains water, sewerage and electricity. The internal floor space is surprisingly large and spacious and there is the addition of a double garage to the rear.

The ground floor accommodation includes a reception hallway, large open-plan kitchen/dining/living room, bedroom and bathroom. The kitchen has fully fitted units, including a built-in cooker, hob, extractor fan and solid fuel Stanley stove with back boiler.

There is an open fireplace adjacent in the living room area, which also has a back boiler to assist the heating. The room also boasts feature wooden ceilings, tiled flooring in the kitchen/dining area, and wooden flooring in living room area, with door off leading to the rear of the house. The bedroom on the ground floor can also be used as an office. The bathroom contains a wash hand basin, toilet and shower.

On the first floor, there are five bedrooms in total and a second bathroom with wash hand basin, toilet and bath.

Centrally located within commutable distance of the towns of Athlone, Ballinasloe, Mountbellew and Roscommon, Ballyforan is a picturesque village sitting along the River Suck, which is renowned for fishing. The schoolhouse was originally built around 1910, has been modernised and upgraded with insulation and has a BER of D1.

The site is idyllic with Ballyforan Church adjacent, laid lawns, block wall boundaries and ample parking to the side and rear of the property.

This property is definitely a must for viewing. To arrange, contact Connaughton Auctioneers on 090-6663700 or email