Excellent Renovation Project for sale in Windy Gap Hopestown Ballinea Mullingar ireland
Windy Gap, Hopestown, Ballinea,
The house is detached on a site 0.4acre. it is in a prime location just outside Mullingar, on a residential road. it’s situated across the road from a Gaelic football pitch, and equestrian centres within 1km on either side of it. There is a primary school about 200m away, and lough Ennell, noted for brown trout and pike fishing, is within 1.2 km away.
This is a two story property, which needs a total renovation. The upstairs with en suite bedrooms has never been finished. The downstairs consists of 2 living, 4 bedroom, 1bathroom, a kitchen diner, and is in bad repair. The ground floor is approx 296sq meters. The back of the house faces our field, the front faces the road, with a field opposite.
This is a perfect put your own stamp on property viewing is highly recommended.
About the Area
Hopestown is a townland in the civil parish of Mullingar in County Westmeath, ireland. The townland is located to the west of Mullingar town, and to the east of Ballinea. Both the R392 and R390 roads pass through the area.
Mullingar is the second biggest town in Co. Westmeath with a population of 20,928.
Someone once wrote on Twitter: ‘is everyone in Mullingar famous?’ Well not quite, but we have more than our fair share of people to be proud of. Mullingar is where it all started for performers Joe Dolan, Niall Horan and Niall Breslin and Bands The Academic & The Swarbriggs are from here. Soprano Ailish Tynan & Mick Foster live here too. Then, that’s hardly surprising, for there can be few towns in ireland with as vibrant a music scene, with so many bands.
There are numerous places of interest within a 30 kilometre radius of Mullingar: the Seven Wonders of Fore, Belvedere House, Gardens and Park, the Hill of Uisneach and Locke’s Distillery and Museum to name but a few.
This is a town with a great sporting heritage: if you like GAA Hurling and Football, Rugby, Soccer, Horse Riding, you’re well catered for. And it’s equally the case if you like athletics, cycling, golf, tennis, swimming, bowls, pitch and putt, pool or greyhound. You name your sport, and you’ll find it locally.
Mullingar has got a lively nightlife scene, with tonnes of great restaurants, excellent bars, Live Music, Late Bars and a choice of Nightclubs.
For shopping, the main streets are lined with many lovely shops including The Refil Mill, The Bridal Lounge, Jasmine, Hazy Days, SportsDirect, The Fashion Shop, Dealz, EuroGiant, Betterbuys, Swabriggs, Recharge, Foy’s Menswear, O Sullivan’s Mens, Tom Birmingham, The Learning Lab, Galvins for Men, Des Maguire Hair Supplies and that is just some of the shops listed on the main street of Mullingar! There is many more shops lining the side streets. if you’re looking for something unique, and fashion is your passion, then you will certainly find it in Mullingar. Mullingar also have 3 Shopping Centres and 1 Retail Park – Tesco Shopping Centre, Harbour Place Shopping Centre and Fairgreen Shopping Centre, Lakepoint Retail Park – with well known retail outlets such as Dunnes Stores, Penneys, Paul Byron Shoes, Homesavers, Woodies, Petworld, and MaxiZoo.
For Foodies, Mullingar offers tastes for all pallets.
Chippers & Fast Food Outlets like Linos, Lingi’s, Coppolas, Sofia’s Grill and The Roma and big retailers likeSupermac’s, McDonalds, Eddie Rockets. Pizza Options include Dominos, Apache, Chef Kebab Pizza, Four Star Pizza, Papa Johns, Caramico Pizza, Urban Forge Pizza. Cafes & Restaurants include Chocolate Brown, Huli, Belly Cafe, Spiced Bean, Fraynes, Esquire Coffee, Pit Stop Cafe, Juice Zone, Urban Forge, ilia, Grove Cafe, The Gingerbread Cafe, Red Earth, Wholesome Kitchen, Mullingar Pewter, NedForge, Carribou at Daly’s, The Greville Arms Hotel, Annebrook Hotel, Newbury Hotel, Park Hotel, The Roadhouse, Druids Chair, MrWongs, Lotus Garden, Mekong, The Silver Oak, Danny Byrnes, Amber Court, Spice india. Bakery Shops & Coffee Retailers include Fraynes Bakery, O Heirs Bakery, 2210 Patisserie, Hatch 23, Bloomfield Coffee Dock, Coolnahay Coffee Box, Fuji Speciality Tea and Coffee, Costa Coffee, Brentwood Coffee. Night Time Restaurants include Oscars, Dominicks, Church Restaurant, JP Steakhouse, Pasta Bella, The Old House Restaurant in The Annebrook Hotel, James Joyce Restaurant in The Greville Arms, The Terrace Restaurant, Amber Court, Lotus Garden and Bloomfield Hotel Restaurant.
* 4 Bedrooms
* 2 bathrooms
* 2400m2 plot
* Private Garden
* Private Parking
* 15 Minutes from Mullingar Town
* 1 Hour to Dublin Airport