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This ultra-modern Sligo retreat looks out onto a seal sanctuary

It’s filled with solid oak and has breathtaking bay views.

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LOCATED IN THE HEART of an area steeped in Neolithic history, this luxurious four-bedroom Sligo home sits between the breathtaking Ballisodare Bay and the 327-metre high limestone hill of Knocknarea.

The spacious, contemporary home extends over 2,798 square feet and is filled with solid rustic oak and polished interiors. The house sits on a 1.4 acre site with mature hardwood trees that looks out onto a seal sanctuary.

Built only two years ago, it’s on sale for €790,000.

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The front door opens directly into the sea air, with the bay spread out in front of the house, while the hallway has solid rustic oak flooring, recessed lighting and a dedicated cloak room upon arrival.

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There are four different living areas in the house, a sitting room with a horizontal Stovax solid wood fire with marble hearth, flat screen TV and speaker system, along with a lounge with an open fire, a study and a living room off the kitchen.

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The house also features a bespoke hardwood kitchen with a white quartz countertop, Franke sink, double oven, ceramic hob, four remote-controlled Velux windows and bay windows with views of Knocknarea.

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The open plan kitchen and living room features sliding doors to the patio, along with an angled window facing towards the mountain, complete with an inset Stovax gas fire.

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The master bedroom features views over Ballisodare Bay and Knocknarea to the side, with recessed lights, a flat screen TV, a walk-in oak wardrobe with a dressing table and mirrors.

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The en-suite in the master bedroom is fully tiled and has a free-standing bath and views of the coast, while one of the three other bathrooms has a Velux window.

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Outside, the property has plenty of outdoor space with three sandstone patios. It also has an external music system and external cameras, along with an outside stone shed and tree house with decking, and planning permission for a detached garage.

Bocage, Culleenamore, Strandhill, Co. Sligo is on sale for €790,000 from Sligo Estates via Daft.ie.

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