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Live a life of luxury in this €15m mansion - complete with wine cellar, stud farm and chapel

This Tudor-style Wicklow home sits on an estate of 256 acres.

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SITTING ON A remarkable 256 acres of rich land in Co Wicklow is Grangecon Demesne, a historic estate on the market for €15 million.

With parts of the building dating back to 1576, the Tudor-style house was renovated in the 20th century, and has had modern upgrades in recent years too. Period features include ornate brick chimney stacks and leaded windows.

The main house has five bedroom suites with an adjoining apartment providing an additional two bedrooms, covering 12,905 sq ft in total. 

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On the ground floor, the picturesque property boasts a bar, boot room, an old chapel which could be used for entertaining, a large pantry and a study, as well as a kitchen and breakfast room, and several reception rooms. Several storage rooms, garage and three bathrooms complete the ground floor.

Upstairs, there are seven bedrooms, including those of the two-bedroom adjoining apartment which features a living room, kitchen and office. Two offices and two dressing rooms are also on this floor. 

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A separate ‘manager’s house’ and three gate lodges complete the properties on the estate. Also included in the sale is a stud farm, complete with equestrian equipment and facilities.  

For the €15 million price tag, you’ll get the main house with all of its furniture, the full estate, plus stud equipment and farm machinery included.

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Grangecon Demesne is surrounded by sprawling green fields, while the River Griese, a tributary of the River Barrow, forms part of the estate boundary and provides the opportunity for fishing. 

The surrounding valley is famed for breeding Grade 1 winners, with The Curragh racecourse within a 30 minute drive and Kilcullen less than 20 minutes away. 

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If you just so happen to have €15 million in your pocket and you’ve a passion for training and breeding racehorses, you might just hit the jackpot on this property.

Grangecon Demesne, Grangecon, Co Wicklow, is on the market for €15,000,000 through Sotheby’s via Daft.ie. 

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