'The Old Farmhouse', Sheskin, Cappoquin, Co. WaterfordDNG Morrissey/Daft.ie

It's a vision straight out of a fairy-tale! A 300-year-old thatched roof Irish cottage is for sale in County Waterford. 

Update: This property recently underwent a further reduction in price! Now €219,000 ($256,000) from €269,000 ($330,851). 

Called "The Old Farmhouse," this magical property is located in the Sheckin townland of County Waterford, just outside the town of Cappoquinn, where the River Blackwater runs through. 

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Lovingly renovated over the past three years, the 300-year-old property is the perfect combination of traditional and modern, with thoughtful touches and design. Its iconic roof was even re-thatched professionally in 2014 by Turkish Thatch. 

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At the end of a cul-de-sac on half an acre of land, this storybook cottage is the stuff of dreams. It was originally listed at €269,000 ($330,851) and reduced to €249,000 ($306,252), then to €219,000 ($256,000). 

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According to the property listing from DNG Morrissey Properties, the two-bedroom, one-bathroom cottage "was originally constructed with wide stone walls which are now dry lined and insulated with upgraded double glazed sash windows.

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"Handmade cupboards in the kitchen and utility room, Wellstood solid fuel cooker, half-door from the kitchen to the rear garden, old stone outbuildings and a productive vegetable garden all contribute to this very impressive property. This Cottage is a delight to visit and will impress any potential purchaser with its uniqueness and sheer tranquillity of its situation. "

Yes, you read that correctly, it even comes with a vegetable garden!

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The Old Farmhouse is a short drive to the picturesque heritage town of Lismore,  boasting Lismore Castle, a beautiful town steeped in history with its handcrafted gift shops and weekend markets. Dungarvan town is just 15 minutes from the property.

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It is close to the Copper Coast with its sandy beaches and the scenic Comeragh Mountains. The Cliff House Hotel of Ardmore with award-winning Michelin Star restaurant is just thirty minutes drive away, and the N25 Waterford/Cork route is just 20 minutes away, linking Cork City and Cork Airport and the M9 Dublin Motorway also within thirty minutes.

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View the full listing here. 

Would you want to live in this Irish cottage? Or is it not your style? Share your thoughts in the comment section. 

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H/T Irish Post 

* Originally published in March 2018, updated July 2018