Salville House, Salville

Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Y21 YV99
€525,000   Guide price (€525,000 )


A most attractive and handsome period residence dating from 18th Century. Situated on private grounds of approx. 1.7 ha / 4.3 acres on an elevated site with views over the River Slaney.


Enniscorthy 2.7 km * Wexford Town 23 km * Gorey 30 km * Dublin 142km * Rosslare Europort 40 km * Waterford City 68 km

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Salville House boasts all the attributes one seeks when acquiring a fine country residence, from the charming façade to the spacious and well laid out accommodation which features many period details and its wonderful position surrounded by mature gardens.

The main house comprises a welcoming hall with fantastic drawing and dining rooms, spacious country style kitchen, a cosy breakfast room, useful service rooms and 4 bedrooms with 3 bath-rooms. The annex is accessed via the back hall and is excellent accommodation with a kitchen, living room, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

Throughout the house there are an abundance of Georgian features such as recessed sash windows with shutters, fireplaces, decorative corniced high ceilings, the beautifully crafted staircase and the large mahogany doors in the main reception rooms.

The house sits on an elevated site surrounded by mature trees and has magnificent views over the river. In all the property sits on approx. 4.3 acres which surround the house. The parkland setting includes well-established shrubs and numerous mature trees, Beech, Oak, Ash and the remnants of an old orchard. The formal lawns/gardens immediately surrounding the house are quite idyllic and seamlessly link into the wider grounds and paddocks. There is a range of expansive stone outbuildings in the paddock, once an old malting building and coach house and now offering serious potential for conversation. They could be utilized for many purposes, residential use, studio or gallery.

A major element of the property is its close proximity to the Enniscorthy. While on the one hand, it offers absolute seclusion and is well hidden from public view, it is only 2 km's to the town cen-tre and a very easy drive to Dublin City along the N11.

Total approx. 350 sq m (3,760 sq ft)

Hall 4.4m x 3.1m timber floor, corniced ceiling and centre rose. Door to the staircase hall and door to the drawing room and dining room. The main front door is a large timber panelled door with fan light.
Drawing room 6m x 4.9m timber floor, corniced ceiling with centre rose, grey marble fireplace, recessed window with shutters and recessed French doors to the patio.
Dining room 6m x 4.9m timber floor, corniced ceiling, centre rose, a white marble fireplace, 2 recessed sash windows with shutters and door to the kitchen.
Staircase hall 5.7m x 3m magnificent staircase with decorative railings
Kitchen 6.5m x 3.2m Tiled floor, double Belfast sink, built in kitchen units, 2 door AGA cooker, and cook centre with 5 gas hobs. Double doors into the breakfast room

Breakfast room 5m x 4m timber floor and a solid fuel burning stove
Back hall 12m x 1.2m
Study 4m x 35.m timber floor, window and French doors to the garden
Bedroom 1 3.5m x 4.8m Timber floor, 2 windows, built in wardrobes, store room
Store room 1.3m x 2.5m Built in shelving
Guest WC 1.6m x 0.9m wc, whb , tiled walls
Utility room 2m x 2.7m Plumbed for washing machine and dryer, Belfast sink, stor-age units and boiler
First Floor
Main bathroom 3.8m x 2.6m bath, shower, wc, whb, bidet and hot press
Bedroom 2 6m x 5.2m timber floor, fireplace, 2 recessed sash windows, en suite with a shower, wc, whb
Bedroom 3 4.5m x 3m timber floor, fireplace, recessed sash window, built in ward-robe, whb
Master bed-room (4) 5.5m x 6.2m carpeted floor, cornice ceiling, grey marble fireplace, 2 re-cessed sash windows with shutters, en suite bathroom with carpeted floor, part tiled walls, bath, shower, wc, whb
Annex Dual access from back hall and from outside
Kitchen 3.6m x 2.3m timber floor, built in kitchen units at eye and floor level, Elec-tric oven and four ring electric hob, Belfast sink, plumbed for washing machine
Living room 4.8m x 5.4m timber floor, a wood burning stove, 2 windows and a door to outside
Bathroom 3.6m x 2.3m tiled floor, bath, wc, whb.
First Floor
Bedroom 1 4.6m x 2.3m timber floor, 2 velux windows
Bedroom 2 3.3m x 4.7m timber floor, velux window, sash window, storage

BER Details - BER D2 - BER No.104578430

Area Guide

Location and Amenities
Salville House is located in the sunny south east county of Wexford which has long been a tourist mecca. The country side is lush with undulating landscapes and the vast majority of the coastline is made up of sandy beaches and coves. Due to its popularity with visitors, Wexford has amenities to suit all appetites. There are many excellent Golf Course, both parkland and links, there is racing at the Wexford Race Course and every type of water activity. The famous Wexford Slobs are home to both the Wildlife Reserve and also hosts a game shoot in the winter season.

The historic town of Enniscourty is 2 km in distance. Enniscorthy is a charming town within the back drop of the ballad famous Vinegar Hill and anchored by its 13th century castle which sits in the heart of the town. The town provides all amenities including good shopping, pubs, restaurants, sports clubs, schools and regattas on the River Slaney.

The main county town is Wexford, which is a harbour town and is widely regarded for its arts and culture. Wexford has been home to an Opera Festival for over 60 years and now has a brand new Opera House, with the festival known worldwide for giving new life to unjustly neglected operas and introducing artists and audiences to the forgotten masterpieces. Wexford is just a 25 minute drive away.

From Dublin, take the N11 southbound to Enniscorthy, in Enniscorthy Town proceed through the town with the river on the left hand side. Continue over the bridge staying on the N11. Drive out of Enniscorthy for approx 3km and take the second left hand turn signed L6054 (Brownswood). Drive approx. 300m to a T junction and turn left. Continue for approx. 1km and Salville House is on the left hand side (name at entrance)


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Contact Property Agent

Harriet Grant

Savills Dublin - Country

20 Dawson Street

Dublin 2

Dublin 2

+ 353 (0) 1 663 4350