Galway Property Specialists
Exchange House, Church Street, Athenry, Co. Galway
091 850 802
PSRA Licence No: 001860

Caherlissakill, Monivea, Co. GalwaySold B3

5 Bed Detached House 2590 ft² / 240.62 m²

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Substantial 5 bed detached house with attic conversion and large garage on splendid c. 0.74 acre site with magnificent views in excellent location close to Monivea and Abbeyknocmkoy Villages.



The property is situated in the townland of Caherlissakill, located approximately 2.5 miles from the villages of Monivea and Abbeyknockmoy and approximately 17 miles from Galway City in a scenic country location with picturesque views. Easy access to M17/M18 Tuam to Galway/Limerick Motorway interchange at nearby Annagh Hill just outside Abbeyknockmoy. The property is positioned just off the Monivea to Abbeyknockmoy road along a quiet cul-de-sac.

The property avails of all local residential amenities in the small country villages of Monivea and Abbeyknockmoy with its local schools, shops, church, community facilities, and local playing fields. The area is an attractive residential location within an easy commute to Galway City and nearby towns of Athenry and Tuam.


The property comprises a beautiful detached two storey property of concrete block wall construction. The property has PVC double glazed windows and is presented in walk in condition.

This elegant two storey residence of distinction comes to the market boasting a beautiful country setting with magnificent views of the surrounding country side and especially to the rear with vista to picturesque country to the rear and further onto Galway City from its vantage point.

The property was constructed in 2008 we understand and is of concrete block wall construction with a pitched roof over same. There is a single storey rear annex which looks out onto the lovely large rear garden and offering excellent views. The property also has a spacious detached garage with front roller door.

The property extends to approximately 2,590 sq.ft plus a fine attic conversion extending to approximately 400 sq.ft (Gross Internal floor area). A detached garage extending to approximately 750 sq.ft is adjacent to the residence.

The property has a beautiful natural stone front boundary wall together with front driveway and forecourt area which leads to the rear of the property where there is a fine raised paved patio area with balustrade effect.

The property nestles on a beautiful circa 0.74 acre site of level terrain and enjoying beautiful views of the surrounding picturesque countryside and indeed as far into Galway City which is a spectacular sight at night with the lights in the distance.

The property has a B3 rating under BER No. 111095097.

This fine spacious family home offers an excellent opportunity to acquire a solid and elegant two storey residence in a very popular residential location and is an ideal proposition for a growing family close to all necessary residential amenities in a well-established residential location and within easy striking distance of Galway City and close to the new M17 / M18 Motorway near Abbeyknockmoy.

The main feature of the property is the spacious hallway with the living rooms off to include a fantastic large double living room with feature fireplace and French doors leading to rear sun room / dining room at the back. A fully fitted kitchen with solid fuel stove runs to the back of the property and incorporates views over the rear garden and fantastic vista of the surrounding countryside. A downstairs bedroom, shower room, and utility completes the ground floor accommodation.

At first floor there are four fine bedrooms with master en-suite together with main bathroom with matching bathroom suite. A top floor attic conversion extending to approximately 400 sq.ft with natural staircase to same is an attractive feature for a growing family and offering excellent potential. The attic area comprises a large open plan area with a natural stairs and comprises two velux roof lights, radiators, and laminate floor. This area is fitted with a heating thermostat.

The property also has the benefit of Solar panels.

BER Details



The accommodation briefly comprises as follows:

Ground floor:
Entrance hall 16.49 x 8.14 with tiled floor, feature staircase

Downstairs bedroom / study 10.91 x 14.91 with solid timber floors

Living room 27.09 x 14.79 with solid timber floors, feature fireplace,
double doors to dining room

Kitchen 15.94 x 15.81 with fully fitted kitchen, oven & hob, sink,
solid fuel stove, plumbed for dishwasher

Utility 10.23 x 7.14 with fitted units, sink, plumbed for
washing machine / dryer

Downstairs toilet/shower room 7.08 x 5.11 with wc, whb, shower, tiled floor
Bedroom 1 - 14.93 x 9.14 (average) with built in wardrobes,
laminate floor

Landing 20.76 x 8.14 with laminate floor, stairs

Bedroom 2 / master bedroom 14.75 x 12.50 (front) with laminate floor, built in wardrobe
En-suite 9.92 x 3.6 with wc, whb, shower, fully tiled

Bedroom 3 14.75 x 10.94 (average) with laminate floor, built in

Bedroom 4 13.85 x 13.75 with laminate floor, built in wardrobe

Bathroom 9.52 x 9.17 with matching bathroom suite of wc, whb,
shower and bath with shower mixer, fully tiled

Top floor: 26.7 x 15.13 approx. 400sq.ft with laminate floor,
2 velux roof lights, radiators,
thermostat (heating)

Detached garage – approx. 33.75 x 21.2 with steel roller door
Raised patio area with banisters / balustrade
Large rear garden
Front garden
Front driveway


Coming from Monivea Village take road down by new National School and continue for about 2.5 miles taking left hand turn on a bend on the road and the house is just up this road on the right hand side. (cul-de-sac road)