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Avondale, Rathdrum

Cottage House

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The cottage is in need of some modernisation and decorative work throughout. Accommodation comprises: Entrance Hall, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, WC, Family Bathroom and 2 bedrooms. The cottage was extended to the side and rear to add kitchen and utility room. The extension is block-built and timber-clad with a pitched and tiled roof. The extension is of basic construction and along with the original dwelling would benefit considerably from modernisation and decorative work property uses an oil-fired heating system and is fitted with upvc double-glazed windows.

Externally the cottage sits on a site of c. 0.56 Acres (0.23 Hectares) of garden. There is a mix of roughly constructed outbuildings in the rear garden of the property.

The property uses a traditional septic tank system and percolation which is located in the rear garden. The garden to the rear is extensively overgrown. Boundaries are clearly marked with a mix of stone-built walls (to the front) and stock proof fencing to the rear.


  • Wonderful location Close to Avondale House and Forest
  • Considerable potential to extend SPP
  • Oil-fired heating system and upvc double-glazed windows.


Entrance Hall - 4.99m (16'4") x 2.13m (7'0") Max

Living Room - 4.8m (15'9") x 3.25m (10'8")
Dual aspect over front and rear. Solid fuel stove.

Dining Room - 2.65m (8'8") x 3.06m (10'0")
Overlooking front

Inner Hallway - 3.46m (11'4") x 1.45m (4'9")
Built in storage space

WC - 1.13m (3'8") x 1.18m (3'10")

Kitchen - 4.07m (13'4") x 4.3m (14'1")
Wall and floor kitchen units. Door to decking area and rear garden.

Landing - 2.61m (8'7") x 1.83m (6'0")

Bedroom 1 - 4.88m (16'0") x 2.95m (9'8")
Double room overlooking front and side

Bedroom 2 - 4.4m (14'5") x 3.05m (10'0")
Double room overlooking side garden

Family Bathroom - 1.78m (5'10") x 1.73m (5'8")
WC, WHB and Bath

Coming south from Dublin on the M11 take exit 16 signposted Wicklow/Rathnew.In Rathnew village take the right at the roundabout and follow the R752 for c. 13 km until you reach Rathdrum. Having passed the Country Life Store keep left up the hill and take a left at the crossroads at Avon Motors. Follow this road for 1.5 km, Avon Cottage is on the left just before the entrance to Avondale House & Forest.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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