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For Sale - Kilpeacon House, Crecora, Co. Limerick with about 32 acres/13 hectares

Kilpeacon House, Crecora, Co. Limerick
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Mains electricity, well water, septic tank drainage and oil fired central.


Approaching Limerick, take the M20 (Cork road) and exit at Exit 4, sign Patrickswell, Limerick Racecourse (N526). At the first roundabout take exit sign Crecora and after two miles at T junction turn right (beside stone works).Proceed for 0.2 miles, turn left at McDermott’s Shop continue down this road for 0.9 miles, the entrance to the property is on the right marked by stone piers and wrought iron green gates with Gate lodge.


APPROXIMATELY 6,000 SQ.FT + Basement

Reception Hall (7.10m x 4.40m) Oval shape, with ornate plasterwork ceiling, marble chimney piece and marble pillars.

Inner Stair Hall Cantilevered stairs , ornate plasterwork friezes and doors leading to sitting room, dining room, drawing room, study, and back stairs.

Library / Sitting Room (5.20m x 4.80m) Carved marble chimney piece, ornate plasterwork ceiling and mahogany bookcase

Dining Room (8.50m x 5.40m) Carved marble chimney piece with brass inset, ornate plasterwork ceiling, doors leading to stair hall and drawing room.

Drawing Room (9.20m x 5.90m) Carved marble chimney piece, ornate plasterwork ceiling, door to drawing room.

Study (5.30m x 4.80m) Carved marble chimney piece and ceiling cornice.

Cloakroom / Back Stairs Hall WC & wash hand basin


Principal Bedroom 1 (5.40m x 4.30m)

Ensuite Bathroom WC, wash hand basin & bath

Bedroom 2 (4.85m x 3.75m) Wash hand basin, door to

Bedroom 3 (6.70m x4.60m)

Bedroom 4 (4.80m x 3.40m)

Ensuite Bathroom WC, wash hand basin & bath with shower attachment

Walk-in wardrobe

Bedroom 5 (6.10 x 3.30m) Closet & wash hand basin

Door to Back Stairs

2 x Storage rooms one with WC

Kitchen Annexe (Ground Floor) The Kitchen annexe and associated rooms are situated in a single storey extension so the side of the house.

Breakfast Room (5.10m x 3.70m) Fitted cupboards.

Kitchen (4.50m x 3.70m) Aga cooker, fitted wall and floor cupboards, stainless steel sink.

Pantry (4.30m x 2.30m) With hatch to hall and door leading to sitting room

Store Room (3.90m x 3.00m)

Bathroom Bath, shower, WC & wash hand basin

Bedroom 6 (4.3m x 3.6m)

Basement Large well lit basement with wine cellar and store rooms.


An exceptionally fine Georgian House attributed to Richard Morrison retaining many of its original period features together with a separate cut stone court yard and gate lodge. Approached via a long tree lined avenue surrounded by lovely mature parkland with commanding views. Crecora 1 mile, Limerick 7 miles, Shannon International Airport 23 miles.

Attributed to the renowned architect Richard Morrison and built in the “Villa” manner, a style that was popular in the early 19th century the front elevation of Kilpeacon House has an impressive curved balustrade porch at the centre with Wyatt windows on either side. The highly ornate interior is approached through an oval entrance hall which leads to a central stair hall lit by a glass lantern from above. The reception rooms are exceptionally fine with original carved marble chimney pieces, ornate plaster ceilings, mahogany doors with ornate architraves and pitch pine floors.

Located in a tranquil setting within a short commute of Limerick City the house is situated on the brow of a hill in an elevated position with spectacular views across the surrounding countryside. The location is rural yet conveniently close to a host of amenities. Limerick Racecourse is 2 miles distant and there are championship golf courses nearby at Adare Manor and Drumoland Castle.

Limerick City has a wide variety of shops, retail parks, restaurants, primary and secondary schools and third level at Limerick University; other attractions include The Hunt Museum and King Johns’ Castle.

Adjacent to the house is a very impressive cut stone courtyard with eighteen loose boxes, overhead loft, tack room, feed room etc.



Court Yard Impressive cut stone quadrangular court yard comprising 15 looseboxes, 3 foaling boxes with overhead loft, tack room, feed room and stores.

Staff Cottage At the rear of the house in a small courtyard is an open plan staff cottage comprising kitchen / living room, bedroom and shower room.

THE LANDS The lands total approximately 32 acres of which approximately 28 acres are in permanent pasture the remaining four acres would include the immediate grounds surrounding the house, avenue and courtyard.

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