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Catherina Cunnane
Catherina Cunnane
Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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‘Once in a generation’ 81-acre fattening farm with entitlements and road frontage

An 81.5-acre farm in Cross, County Clare, is set for sale, by public auction next month.

Costelloe Estate Agents is handling the sale of the “exceptional” “conveniently located” farm in a “super setting”.

The farm is located on the outskirts of the picturesque Cross Village. Cross Village, on the Wild Atlantic Way and is within 13 kms of Kilkee, featuring a GAA club, church, pub, grocery shop and a proposed digital works hub.

“The property comprises an attractive farm on a total land holding of approximately 81.5-acres. This is an exceptionally easy farm to operate.” the selling agent commented.

“It boasts a public road frontage of 220 meters and has the advantage of a laneway running the entirety of its eastern and rear boundaries, with plenty of access points.”

“The land is mainly level and is laid out in 15 fields/paddocks, divided by ditched hedging and electric wire and posts. The farm is suitable for meadowing or silage and features some of the best land in the area.”

“It has been well maintained and improved over the years and was fully reseeded in recent times. Seldom does a farm of this quality come on the market.”

Beef fattening qualities

Locally, the farm is renowned for its beef fattening qualities.

Its farmyard contains old cubicle sheds, haybarn and lean-to. Besides, a cattle crush and yard are conveniently positioned with its entrance from the main road.

Farm buildings:
  • Old cubicle shed – 14.6 x 6.80;
  • 3-bay hay barn & lean-to – 13.3 x 6.32 & 13.1 x 6.4;
  • Cattle crush & yard;
  • Cow barns.
  • Mains water;
  • Electricity;
  • Fibre optic cable on main road.

The farm is being sold with the benefit of 32.12 entitlements with a gross value of €336.72 per unit. The total current annual payment is €10,815.44.

Features highlighted by the selling agent:

  • Convenient farm with extensive road and laneway frontages;
  • Top-quality and renowned farmland of 81.5-acres suitable for all farming activities;
  • Once in a generation opportunity;
  • Ideal purchase for expanding farmers or for young farmers as a principal farm.
Public auction

The property company will carry out the public auction per the prevailing regulations under Covid-19 restrictions.

All interested parties will need to register well in advance of the auction date: Friday, May 7th at 12:00 PM.


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