Scar Bridge Cottage is adjacent many sandy beaches for family holidays. Sitting on 3 acres SCAR BRIDGE COTTAGE boasts its own river with plentiful, if small brown trout. The river is safely fenced off,gated access to steps lead to a wooden platform ideal for sitting or fishing. The stone stables have been converted to provide guests with a summer games room offering a pool table.Extensive landscaped lawned gardens and young orchard planted with apple, pear and plum trees. Wooden easy chairs together with al fresco dining table and 8 chairs encourage full use of the beautiful 3 acre grounds. Swing, Playframe Stylishly refurbished and extended 200yr old property with large open fire,kingsize 4 poster bed , 2 reception rooms. The charm of the house and the gardens ensure that this property is ideal no matter the season. boules, picnic set. prebook BAR B Q euro15 pw..Hook lighthouse, JFK arboretum and JFK Homestead , Dunbrody Famine ship ,Kilmore Quay thatched village
The charming rustic property comprises on the ground floor a beautiful bespoke country kitchen with dual aspect over the country lane and rear garden. Convenient items such as pannini toaster, electric whisk etc are provided. The kitchen seats 6 and is particularly attractive with dual aspect deep silled cottage windows. The back kitchen/larder is fitted with washer/dryer and large fridge freezer. There is also plenty of room for beach/ fishing tackle. A picnic basket , flasks and rug provided.separate downstairs WC and whb.
The kitchen leads onto the original snug room with its cutstone fireplace with comfy armchairs and impressive music system. A selection of CD's of varied music , and books ( long reads , short stories , night sky instruction and fishing knots etc! ) are provided. The bright sunroom is a tasteful extension with cathedral ceiling and patio doors to sunny south facing terrace , dual aspect windows allow views of the front and rear gardens.
Comfortable 3 seater couch , armchair and rocking chair . The central iron chandelier and side candle lamps are fitted with dimmer switches to ensure a cosy atmosphere. Colour Tv and DVD player with a wide variety of DVD's, including some children's favourites.
Upstairs 3 bedrooms ( 2,doubles , 1 twin ) , are stylishly and comfortably furnished with king size 4 poster bed , wrought iron bedsteads and guests enjoy egyptian cotton bedlinens and plentiful towels. Again all rooms have lovely cottage deep window sills and discrete skylights (with blinds) which maximise night sky views and sunshine. Master bedroom with dual aspect windows and separate whb. The twin bedroom has cutstone feature on one wall and overlooks front garden and rural views. 2 single beds with wrought iron bedsteads fit beautifully.The second double over looks the rear gardens. All bedrooms made up with crisp white linens and decorated in calm country style. A well apportioned bathroom with power shower and bath
bathroom has pretty domed ceiling in tongue and groove. Plentiful towels , bath sheets , hand towels and face cloths rovided. Soaps and some toiletries ( cotton wool etc) provided. Mira power shower and large bath. Again a character filled room with little window seat.
4 poster bed has kingsize mattress with cushion top - extremely comfortable and when combined with the quietitude and darkness of true country nights, a great night's sleep is almost guaranteed !
convenient for Hook Head , Kilmore Quay , Johnstown Castle , JFK Arboretum , Duncannon Fort , Hook Head Lighthouse, Wecford Opera Festival , Saltee Islands , Surfing , fishing , horse riding , pottery classes , National Heritage Centre ....lounging in the hammock in the sunny southeast summer sun , cosying up at the fire , bar b qing by the river , reading a book and getting a lie in or a game of hide and seek in the extensive grounds..
.. whatever you dream of for your irish holiday experience !
The property is wlled and gated to front and we do request that you keep the gates closed as horses and cattle are occasional users of the road and should be kept out of the garden. We have fenced and gated the little river and please do supervise children around the river, on swings and little climbing frame. It is a large country garden so do keep an eye on all little ones who will love to roam and explore !
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