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PSRA Licence No: 001860

Straide Village, Foxford, Co. MayoPOA D1

Residential Investment Property For Sale

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Excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial 5 bedroom country residence with adjoining shop premises and modern 2 bedroom townhouse on spacious site positioned in the heart of Straide Village on the main Castlebar / Ballina route and in a popular residential and tourist destination - Recently Redecorated to a beautiful finish

Fine attractive property of quality offering enormous potential for varying residential and commercial alternatives.

Excellent investment opportunity in a picturesque and historical village in Co. Mayo.


Excellent opportunity to acquire a substantial residential property with a commercial unit and separate self-contained 2 bedroom house on a lovely site in the heart of Straide Village, close to Foxford and Castlebar in a busy tourist and picturesque area in the heart of Co. Mayo.
Knock International Airport is approximately 25km.

Ideal purchase for a wide variety of buyers with an excellent diverse capacity offering a superb lifestyle opportunity.



The property is located in the picturesque small village of Straide in Co. Mayo on the main Castlebar to Ballina Route and close to the Davitt Museum, famous for the Land League hero Michael Davitt.

The area is a hotspot for tourism, especially fishing and mountain trekking with the River Moy just a few minutes up the road at Foxford and the Nephin Beag Mountains in the distance. Castlebar town is approximately 10 miles and Foxford 5 miles offering a vast array of fantastic residential amenities and facilities to the local hinterland.

Straide is a small country village with local pub ‘The Copper Beech’, beside the subject property and the Michael Davitt Museum set in the centre of the village.

The Local National School is within walking distance and there is excellent road service to the surrounding areas. Knock and Knock International Airport is approximately 25km and Kiltimagh is 12km and towns such as Swinford and Bohola are within easy access.

Some of Irelands most breathetaking scenery and coastal landscapes can be had on the western coast of Co. Mayo all within an easy drive from this very attractive and interesting property offering many propositions.


The property comprises a substantial residential / commercial property on the main Castlebar / Ballina thoroughfare and adjacent to the local ‘Copper Beech’ pub and Davitt Museum in Straide Village.

The property comprises the main residence itself which is a very well finished and laid out quality family residence of character together with an adjoining shop premises which is of new construction and a 2 bedroomed end of terrace house on the other end of this property.

There is a side vehicular access leading to a spacious tarmacadam forecourt with double garage and opening onto a very well landscaped and lawned rear garden with patio areas ideal for excellent residential enjoyment of the property.

The property is constructed of mainly old thick walls being of masonry / stone / concrete construction together with a pitched slate roof over the main property together with a small element of flat roof.

The shop premises is adjoining the residence and was formerly a Post Office and shop in recent decades. There is a self-contained 2 bedroom two storey house at the end of property together with its own small rear garden and is separately self-contained offering an excellent investment income or indeed alternatives for larger families and intergenerational living etc.

The property has oil fired central heating which has been upgraded, gas fireplace to back dining area, double glazed and single glazed windows, largely covered by a new roof, and excellent quality craftsmanship throughout.

The property offers a spacious family home build with character and of generous proportions together with the adjoining shop one side and the two bedroom town house on the other side.
The Gross internal floor area of the residential section is approximately 2,800sq.ft together with the shop area of approximately 595 sq.ft and the 2 bedroomed townhouse in addition.

Outside there is a fine rear garden.


We understand the property has all main services available to same to include mains water, sewage septic tank provision, and electricity, however we did not test any services.

BER Details

BER: D1 BER No.112222146

2 bed Town House: BER: F BER No.112222138


ACCOMODATION: Approx. dimensions (Feet / ft)

The accommodation briefly comprises:

House (5 bedroomed) – Approx. 2,800 sq.ft
Entrance hallway 13ft x 4.32
Front porchway 4.78 x 4.36 with tiled floor, pvc front door
Front living room 17.6 x 13.97 with feature old fireplace with stove unit, stained timber floor, centre rose fitting, 2 doorways
Formal dining room (front) 16.18 x 14.56 with 2 doorway entrances, carpet
Central corridor 33.16 x 6.97 with laminate floor, feature mahogany
staircase and under stairs closet
Lobby hallway 10.58 x 6.94 with timber floors, velux roof light, timber
and brick interiors
Downstairs bedroom 15.76 x 10.94 with laminate floor
Bathroom / shower room 8.61 x 8ft with wc, whb, shower / wet room,
fully tiled

Rear section:
Sun room 11.85 x 13.31 with laminate floor, double doors
Family / dining room 13.43 x 13ft with laminate floor, gas fire unit to brick
and timber fireplace, part timber panelling
to wall
Kitchen (at rear) 13.25 x 10.25 with fitted kitchen, tiled floor, back door,
ssu, free standing cooker

Upstairs: (5 bedrooms) – all high ceilings
Bedroom 1 (rear) 8.73 x 8.44 with whb and built in wardrobe
Bedroom 2 (front) 16.10 x 12.67
Bedroom 3 16.1 x 8.73
Bedroom 4 16.05 x 8.41 with whb, vanity unit, built in wardrobe
Large landing

Generous rear tarmac forecourt area
Double garage
Landscaped gardens and patio areas

Shop area: - of approx. 595 sq.ft

Ground floor shop / retail area – 435 sq.ft
Stores – 160 sq.ft

595 sq.ft
The shop area has a tiled floor with florescent lighting, generous electrics provision and stores area off. There is a sink unit to the back together with a porch area at the front.
Outside there is generous parking provision.

2 Bedroom end of terrace house:
Kitchen / dining room
Sitting room
Two bedrooms

Enclosed rear garden



The property is situated on the main Castlebar to Foxford road (N58) in the Village of Straide.
The property is shown on the map below on the websites.