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Looking for a fairytale home? Check out this ivy-covered house in Wicklow

Although, they don’t often have games rooms in fairytales…
Apr 13th 2016, 2:33 PM 14,231 9

WITH ITS GABLED roof and ivy-covered walls, this five-bedroom house in Ashford, Co Wicklow has more than a little of the fairytale about it.

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Hunters Rest, Killoughter Crossroads, Ashford, Co Wicklow is for sale for €995,000 with Sherry Fitzgerald Catherine O’Reilly via

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The open plan kitchen/dining/family room has porcelain-tiled floors, a freestanding island, integrated appliances and access to the rear garden.

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There is a timber-lined library/study with floor to ceiling bookcases and timber floors.

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The living space is expansive with tiled floors and exposed beams, and glazing on three sides to provide lots of light.


Upstairs there are five large bedrooms and the family bathroom, which features a sunken bath.


There is also a games room, which is large enough to hold both a snooker table and a ping pong table.


The house is close to Mount Usher gardens, Ashford village, beaches and golf courses, and is 45 minutes from Dublin city and airport.

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Hunters Rest, Killoughter Crossroads, Ashford, Co Wicklow is for sale with Sherry Fitzgerald Catherine O’Reilly via

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