Templehouse Gardener’s Cottage, Ballymote, Co.Sligo
This lovely Victorian building, with steeply pitched gables and tall chimneys, has recently been extensively restored to provide comfortable accommodation for up to four couples. Outside are gardens, magnificent parkland, a splendid Victorian mansion with outbuildings, yards and stables, a working farm, a vast lake and mile upon mile of wonderful woodland walks.
Set amidst the idyllic surroundings of Temple House estate it comprises 4 spacious bedrooms, with one downstairs, and 2 bathrooms with plenty of high pressure hot water. A modern, bright and airy kitchen overlooks the garden and farmland. Central heating is enhanced by a solid fuel stove in the sitting room that also boasts satellite tv.
From Sligo take the N4 towards Dublin, turning right onto the N17 at Collooney. Five miles later, just south of Ballinacarrow village, turn left at the sign for Ballymote. The gates are straight ahead after a mile.