The Log House is located in the heart of County Meath on the edge of the charming village of Kilmessan.
The area is well serviced and provides facilities such as a supermarket, pub, credit union, restaurant and primary school. Dunshaughlin (11 km) and Trim (10 km) are two bustling neighbouring towns just a short drive away with an abundance of quality restaurants, hotels, pubs and a variety of boutiques and retail stores.
As well as offering all the joys of true country living, The Log House is just 39 km from Dublin City Centre and 42 km from Dublin Airport. A park and ride train service is available from the M3 Parkway (22 km), serving Dublin City hourly from early morning to late night. There is also a regular bus service to Dublin from the village.
County Meath has a proud sporting history and can offer a wide variety of quality sporting and recreational activities for even the most active of lifestyles. Golf enthusiasts are well catered for in the surrounding area with quality golf courses within a few minutes' drive. The nearby golf courses are Royal Tara Golf Club (6 km), the famous Jack Nicklaus designed golf course at Killeen Castle (8 km), and Knightsbrook Golf Club in Trim (10 km). The championship course at Carton House is only 27 km away and played host to the 2013 Irish Open, as well as the 2018 World Amateur Team Championships.
Race-goers are well catered for with Navan Racecourse (18 km) and Fairyhouse Race Course (22 km) nearby. Both of these courses are renowned and host a multitude of events throughout the year. The keen huntsman has a choice of packs, notably the Ward Union Hunt and the Meath Foxhounds.
There are several primary schools in the locality with secondary education available in Trim, Dunshaughlin and Navan.
The Log House is a wonderful property that combines the ruggedness of the outdoors with an elegant and refined interior.
The Log House was originally built in 1992 and was fully renovated and extended in 2010 using traditional materials which have been used very successfully here. The accommodation is suitable for both entertaining and modern family living.
The property is approached through a stone wall entrance with wooden electric gates which open to an attractive sweeping driveway flanked by terraced lawn that leads to a parking area at the front of the house.
The accommodation is generous and well laid out, as shown on the accompanying plans.
The living, dining, kitchen and bedroom accommodation are all situated on the ground level of the house under the grand exposed beams, emphasising the charm of the original log cabin. The large open plan living/dining area has a wonderful central fireplace, a large dining area and a fabulous wooden terrace with beautiful views onto the landscaped gardens. The bespoke kitchen has Compac quartz countertops and an island. Towards the entrance to the property there is also an impressive office and a study/playroom.
The bedroom wing contains, three large bright double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a sauna and a laundry room. The master bedroom is an incredible space with a vaulted ceiling and double doors onto a private terrace, large walk-in wardrobe and a bright spacious ensuite.
The garden level accommodates a light-filled office/workroom, utility space and a self-contained one-bedroom apartment including an open plan kitchen/dining room and a double bedroom.
Notable internal features, include hardwood floors, timber cladding, a central Barbas double sided fire with exposed stone chimney, kitchen is from Teddy Edwards by Kitchen Architecture, exposed beams, bay windows and patio doors.
The property has been upgraded and exceptionally well cared for by the current owner and now is being offered to the market in pristine condition.
Garden & Grounds
This unique property is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, comprised of wonderful terraces with winding paths through magnificent lawned areas, box hedging, shrubberies and herbaceous borders.
The private garden is designed to marry the timber frame house into its surroundings, this has created a charming garden, striking terraces and varied trees all linked by carefully designed walks and set in the magnificent surroundings of mature trees. The tree house is a wonderful addition especially for young families or visiting grandchildren.
To the west of the house is a log style double garage with wide gravel parking area and to the side of this is a 2-acre fenced paddock.
BER No.: 106844251
Strictly by appointment by Savills Country Agency.
Fixtures & Fittings
All fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale including garden statuary, light fittings, and other removable fittings, although some items may be available by separate negotiation.
Gas fired underfloor heating system, Alarm, Nordan triple glazed, high security windows, group water scheme, septic tank, rainwater harvest tank, electric gates, broadband and an internal sound system.
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.
Offers may be submitted to the selling agents, Savills, 33 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.
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Best Offers Date
A date for best offers may be fixed and prospective purchasers are asked to register their interest with the selling agents following inspection. The sellers reserve the right to exchange a Contract for the sale of any part of the subjects of sale ahead of a notified closing date and will not be obliged to accept the highest or any offer.
All offers (regardless of the country of residence of the offering party) must be accompanied by a guarantee or suitable form of reference from a bank, which gives the sellers satisfaction that the purchaser has access to the funds required to complete the purchase at the offered price.
Should there be any discrepancy between these, the General Remarks and Information, Stipulations and the Contract of Sale, the latter shall prevail.
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