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HomeFarming News14.8ac holding has ‘everything one would need to start their own farm’
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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14.8ac holding has ‘everything one would need to start their own farm’

GVM Auctioneers – Tullamore has a residential farm extending to approximately circa 14.8-acres in Glasshouse, Blueball, Tullamore, Co Offaly for sale.

It will offer the property for sale through a hybrid (public and online) auction on Friday, October 15th, 2021, at 3 pm in the Bridge House Hotel Tullamore, Co. Offaly.

The prime parcel of land has been up to recently used for tillage purposes and is currently in stubble.

The selling agent described the lands as top quality and fertile, laid out in one block” with “extensive” road frontage. The vendor is not offering any entitlements for sale with this land.

Farm for sale in Offaly

Commenting on the listing, the selling agent said: “In one corner of the land adjoining, the road there is a large hill, with a stone wall partially surrounding its base.”

The 2-bed bungalow is located at the end of a gravel laneway, placed centrally within the land.

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“The peaceful location was filled with bird songs on the day of inspection. With some renovation, the bungalow would make a beautiful family home.”
Accommodation within the bungalow includes:

  • A kitchen/living room;
  • Two bedrooms;
  • Utility room;
  • Bathroom;
  • storage room.

The property extends to C.940 sq. ft. To the rear and side of the bungalow are several stone outbuildings with galvanise clad rooves.


According to the selling agents, the outbuildings would be ideal for conversion into stables, offices, yoga studios, gym etc., subject to any necessary consents.

“To the side and rear of these stone outbuildings, there is a stone wall, which adds to the further charm of the property.”

“This is a particularly attractive property as it encompasses everything one would need to start their own farming enterprise or rural retreat.”

Quarry and bogland

A quarry is one side of the property, which indicates there potentially may be sand or gravel deposits in this land. However, the selling agent pointed out, that this has not been confirmed, and any extraction would be subject to licence/planning.

The contents of the property are included in the sale. The vendor has also included an area of bogland, circa 6-acres, at Derrinvullig, Blueball, Tullamore, Co. Offaly in the sale.

Properties for sale in Ireland

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