Davies hill, Clonmore is a quiet, secluded and rural retreat situated on the Wicklow/Carlow border. It is a sensitively restored farmhouse at the end of a lane (.7km long) on an acre of land and surrounded by fields. If you want to escape city life this is a perfect retreat.The village of Clonmore is a 15 minute walk away. It has a pub, 2 churches and the ruins of a castle. It is very quite and picturesque.
Davies Hill offers in close proximity a wide range of outdoor activities for walkers, cyclists, pony trekkers, anglers, garden enthusiasts and golfers.
The area is steeped in history with castles, dolmens, standing stones, stone forts and burial chambers from 2,500 BC.
Maree & Mark are artists/sculptors, their studio is across the yard from the house.
About the house:
There is a well-equipped kitchen with an electric cooker and hob, dishwasher and fridge freezer. The kitchen/dining area has double doors opening out into a large grass area. The sitting room has a wood-burning stove, TV, DVD player and DVDs. The ground floor bedroom sleeps 2 and has a bunk bed with a bathroom beside it with toilet, bath and shower. Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms one with two single beds the other with a king size double bed and an ensuite toilet with shower. The stairs is a little steep just to keep this in mind,
Things to do in the area:
It is a walkers paradise close to the Wicklow way (5km) and looped walks.
If you are interested in the arts visit the Courthouse arts centre,Tinahely (9km) and Visual theatre and arts centre, Carlow (29km).
For garden enthusiasts visit the Carlow Garden Trail.
Golfing is close by at the Mount Wolseley Hotel Spa & Country Club (16km) and Coolatin golf club (14km).
Broomfield Equestrian Centre is 8km away.
No loud music late at night please!
The whole house and grounds are available to you.
Interakcija s gostima
Mark or Maree will be available to meet you on arrival and during your stay if you need. We can fill you in on the area and amenities. We have OS maps of the area we would be happy for you to borrow. You will need a car as public transport is limited. We would happy to meet you in Tinahely and direct you to Davies Hill from there.
The lane way to the house passes 4 houses so we would ask you drive very slowly along the lane.
Insurance is as outlined in airbnb Host protection and Host guarantee policies, its worth having a read through before you book!
- smoking allowed outside.