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This 19th century castle sits on 250 acres with its own helipad and spa

It also has two tennis courts, an equestrian centre, a library and a billiard room.

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CASTLE ESTATES ARE always impressive but rarely are they filled with modern luxuries like a steam room, a sauna, underground heating, Swarovski door handles and Waterford Crystal chandeliers.

Overlooking the River Suir and built on 250 acres, Rocketts Castle Estate includes two tennis courts, an equestrian centre, a helipad, fishing lodge, children’s playground and dedicated kennels.

It’s on sale for €6 million.

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Built around 1863, the castle has recently undergone a full renovation and redecoration while maintaining many of its original features, such as cornicing, ceiling roses, sash and casement windows and marble fireplaces.

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The castle features a recently installed, state-of-the-art gas central heating system with oil-fired central heating as backup, and underground heating throughout the ground floor, along with four gas fires in the bedrooms and an AGA in the kitchen.

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It contains three reception rooms, a library, two sun rooms, a billiards room, a bar and six bedrooms and six bathrooms. Outside, there’s a thirteenth century castle four-level tower with its own electricity supply and a variety of original features.

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The bedroom suites are both suitable for hosting lavish house parties and being a comfortable and homely family abode, with marble fireplaces in each.

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The Fishing Lodge was originally a range of traditional outbuildings serving the estate but is now fully renovated to feature a spa room including showers, a sauna, steam room and spa. The accommodation is laid out over two floors and includes five bedrooms.

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The walled gardens include a traditional apple house/cold store, kennels, a children’s playground, a helicopter landing pad, two tennis courts and an isolation paddock for livestock. The whole area is surrounded by flowering plants and shrubs, fruit trees and lawns.

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Rocketts Castle Estate, Portlaw, Co. Waterford is on sale for €6 million from Savills Dawson Street via Daft.ie.

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