Glebe House has a private and peaceful rural setting in the heart of County Meath. It is conveniently situated between the county town of Navan (8 km) and the historic town of Slane (6 km) which offer a good selection of services, shops, pubs, restaurants, and hotels.
County Meath has a proud sporting history and offers a wide variety of quality sporting and recreational activities. Racing enthusiasts are easily catered for with Navan Racecourse (10 km) and Fairyhouse Racecourse (25 km) nearby. Both courses are well distinguished and host a multitude of events and race meetings throughout the year.
The area is well served for golfers. There are challenging courses nearby including the Royal Tara Golf Club (15 km), Black Bush Golf Club (21 km), and the famous Jack Nicklaus-designed course at Killeen Castle (22 km).
There is great opportunity for hunting in the surrounding area with a number of local packs including the Tara Harriers, the Meath Foxhounds, the Ward Union and the Ballymacad Hunt all within boxing distance.
There is a fine choice of schools in the area with a diverse range of primary and secondary schools and exceptional private schools including Eureka Secondary School and the Kings Hospital.
A key feature of the property is its accessibility, close to the N2 (2 km) and M3 (14 km) connecting with Dublin and the M50. A park and ride train service is available from the M3 Parkway (37 km), serving Dublin City. There is also a regular bus services to Dublin from both Slane and Navan.
A lovely period home which over the course of the last 200 years has served many purposes including a Rector's residence and a location for Sunday School. The current owners, while retaining all the period charms, have converted and extended the property into a spacious and comfortable 5-bedroom home.
Externally, the house has an attractive red brick fa�ade and is finished with a blue slate roof and timber sash windows.
Internally, an attractive entrance hall leads to two well-proportioned sitting rooms with dual aspect, while to the rear of the ground floor the large kitchen/diner leads to the sunroom, taking full advantage over the views of the private garden. The remaining accommodation on the ground floor includes a utility with storage and bathroom.
At first floor level, there are five generous bedrooms and a family bathroom with the master bedroom having an en suite. Three of these bedrooms have dual aspect, all are bright and each room has a unique view over the manicured gardens, which are enclosed by the surrounding mature trees.
This residence is maintained to the highest standards, offers generous, bright, and comfortable living accommodation throughout and is a truly wonderful, pleasant family home.
Gardens & Grounds
The house sits towards the road frontage on a particularly attractive site fully enclosed by mature Beech hedging and with the further benefit of specimen Horse Chestnut, Beech and Ash trees to the rear. The property's south facing rear has allowed the current owners to create attractive gardens.
Farmyard & Outbuildings
The farmyard shed located close to the house and consists of a 3-link hay shed of portal steel frame construction and with a corrugated roof. The walls of the shed are concrete block to a height of about 6 feet and there is a single bay lean to on one side. It is accessed by a sliding door and has a concrete floor, a single link loft and includes four quality loose boxes. This is an excellent shed and has a power supply.
The land is laid out in three main divisions and is of exceptional quality. It is level in nature and has an abundance of mature hedgerows heavily populated with specimen Ash and Beech trees. Each paddock has piped water, is well fenced and the lands enjoy exceptional road frontage with over 100m along the public road.
This is a gorgeous, mature and well-minded small farm and while suitable for any agricultural purpose, it has all the features that make it a particularly suitable for livestock farming.
Note: Extra land available - There is another c. 19 acres of land as well as a barn and riding arena available also if required.
Strictly by appointment with Savills Country Agency.
Private drainage, broadband, oil-fired central heating, mains water.
Please be advised that the selling agents have not checked the services and any purchaser should satisfy themselves with the availability and adequacy of all services.
Entry & Possession
Entry is by agreement with vacant possession.
It is intended to offer the property for sale as described, but the seller reserves the right to divide the property into further lots, or to withdraw the property, or to exclude any property shown in these particulars.
Wayleaves and Rights of Access
The property will be sold with the benefit of all existing wayleave rights, including rights of access and rights of way, whether public or private. The purchaser will be held to have satisfied themselves as to the nature of all such rights and others.
Should there be any discrepancy between these particulars, the General Remarks and Information, Stipulations and the Contract of Sale, the latter shall prevail.
Eircode - C15 A0Y5