Dolly Mitchell's
5 Ac(2.02 Ha)
Guide price €395,000

Dolly Mitchell's Pub and House, RossinSlane, Co Meath, C15 WC57

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Thatched public house in the heart of the Boyne Valley
  • Recently renovated throughout
  • Separate detached bungalow
  • About 5 acres
  • F.P.P. for holiday accommodation and restaurant

A renowned licensed thatched pub with bungalow on about 5 acres with FPP

About this property

  • Dolly Mitchell's is a long-established and iconic thatched bar, located on the outskirts of the tourist village of Slane in County Meath. The property is currently in use as Dolly Mitchell's 7-day licensed premises with the accommodation comprising lounge, bar, new function room, pool room, toilets, kitchen and numerous storage rooms. A large car parking area is situated to the side of the property.

    A detached 3-bedroom bungalow on its own grounds of 0.4 acres is located to the east of the pub. The accommodation comprises kitchen/dining room, living room, 3 bedrooms and a bathroom.

    The field to the rear of the house is laid to grass and has a tree and hedgerow boundary. There is also a 4-bay storage shed to the front of the site with a sliding door.

    The Opportunity

    The holding will be of interest to both public house operators and investors involved in the tourist industry. The current owner has been granted two separate permissions on the property, they are as follows;

    Planning reference number – lb/170953

    • two storey 120 sqm extension to the side of the public house, providing a four bedroomed apartment for tourist use
    • single storey 332 sqm extension to the rear of the public house, providing a restaurant and function room facility
    • site works and car parking

    Planning reference number – lb/180759

    • single storey (80 sqm) function room extension to public house
    • single storey (13 sqm) bin store extension to public house
    • alterations to existing dwelling, intended for tourist use
    • two single storey two-bedroom dwellings (97 sqm) for tourist use
    • site works and car parking

    We understand that it would be possible to develop only one of the two permissions. All relevant planning information and planning history on these lands should be reviewed by interested parties on the Meath County Council website.

    Catherine O'Driscoll
    Denis I Finn Solicitors
    5 Hatch Street
    Dublin 2

    Strictly by appointment by Savills Country,
    20 Dawson Street, Dublin 2.
    Tel: +353 (0)1 663 4350
    PSRA License: 002223

    The Eircode for both properties:

    Dolly Mitchell's - C15 WC57
    Bungalow - C15 C635

    Fixture & Fittings
    All fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale including: garden statuary, light fittings, and other removable fittings, although some items may be available by separate negotiation.

    Oil fired central heating, mains water, mains electricity, mains sewerage, broadband.

    Please note that the selling agents have not checked the services and any purchaser should satisfy themselves with the availability and adequacy of all services.

    Entry & Possession
    Entry is by agreement with vacant possession.

    Offers may be submitted to the selling agents, Savills,
    20 Dawson Street, Dublin 2.
    Email address:

    Dolly Mitchell's Bar and Lounge
    BER rating: D2
    BER number: 800355083

    Closing Date
    A closing date for best offers may be fixed and prospective purchasers are asked to register their interest with the selling agents following inspection. The sellers reserve the right to exchange a Contract for the sale of any part of the subjects of sale ahead of a notified closing date and will not be obliged to accept the highest or any offer.

    Financial Guarantee
    All offers (regardless of the country of residence of the offering party) must be accompanied by a guarantee or suitable form of reference from a bank, which gives the sellers satisfaction that the purchaser has access to the funds required to complete the purchase at the offered price.


    Wayleaves and Rights Of Access
    The property will be sold with the benefit of all existing wayleave rights, including rights of access and rights of way, whether public or private. The purchaser will be held to have satisfied themselves as to the nature of all such rights and others.

    Should there be any discrepancy between these particulars, the General Remarks and Information, Stipulations and the Contract of Sale, the latter shall prevail.

    BER Details - BER D2 - BER No.800355083

Local information

  • Dolly Mitchell's is situated in Rossin, 5km from Slane and 9km from Drogheda and sits on a prominent roadside position on the N51 Drogheda road offering a strategic trading position, being only 5km distant from the M1 primary road connecting Belfast to Dublin.
  • Centrally located in the heart of the Boyne Valley in the ‘Royal County' of Meath, the surrounding area is home to renowned attractions such as the Hill of Tara, the famous megalithic burial tombs of Newgrange (Brú na Bóinne World Heritage Site), Francis Ledwidge Museum and the famous Battle of the Boyne Site. Slane Castle is also a popular attraction in the area with guided historical tours throughout the Castle and the new Slane Distillery building attracting thousands of visitors each year.
  • The historic village of Slane offers grocery shops, pubs, a coffee shop and Hugo's Farm Shop. Restaurants in the village include the Cunningham Arms Hotel and Inside Out.
  • Further shopping and amenities can be found in Drogheda. The town has several quality hotels, restaurants, boutique shops and two large shopping centres, Scotch Hall Shopping Centre and Lawrence Shopping Centre. Navan, the county's main town, is well serviced and is the main population hub for the county.
  • Racing enthusiasts are easily catered for with Navan Racecourse (16km) and Fairyhouse Racecourse (33 km) nearby. Both courses are well distinguished and host a multitude of events and point-to-points throughout the year. Golfers can enjoy great days out at the County Louth Golf Club (Baltray) and the great parkland course Killeen Castle, host to the 2011 Solheim Cup.
  • There are many walks and trails in the surrounding area including Townley Hall, Oldbridge Estate and there is a wonderful River Boyne walk to the rear of Slane Castle which is very popular.

Additional information

  • Directions: The Eircode for both properties: Dolly Mitchells - C15 WC57 Bungalow - C15 C635