Moyglass Old School, Derrygonnelly Road, Springfield, Enniskillen, BT74 8DL
Description & Features
McGovern Estate Agents are delighted to welcome to the market this remarkable old school Georgian style property. This family home is full of the quirks you would expect in such an old property full of character, charm and history offering exceptional standard of accommodation and unique finishes.
Property is laid out to suit any family with spacious rooms throughout including a large kitchen with sunroom, receptions rooms, and a minimum 6 bedrooms. Externally there are several well-manicured gardens with ample parking at rear extending to circa 2 acres in a very private setting, with views over Belmore and Cuilcagh Mountains in the winter period.
Access property via a laneway off the Derrygonnelly Road less than 2 miles from Enniskillen Town Centre. The original access directly off the Derrygonnelly road is accessible at the front of the property but not useable for cars in its current state.
Dating back to approximately 1840 the school was originally built by the Earl of Ely on the Old Coach Road to Ballyshannon, with many of its original period features remaining internally and externally such as the boys lavatory to the rear and the girls lavatory located behind the schools masters house next door which dates back to the late 1800s, steps from the road up and trees planted at that time.
Moyglass school later closed in the 1960`s when Jones Memorial school opened and became a warm family home when it was reinstituted in the 1980s by renowned heritage architects, Groves-Raines Architects, Edinburgh under the supervision of Nick and Limma Groves-Raines.
4.7m x 1.9m
Tiled flooring with 4 wall lights, storage under stairs and accessed from rear courtyard area.
Kitchen: The original schoolroom now the heart of
6.4m x 5.4m
Tiled Flooring with traditional wooden painted kitchen with range of high- & low-level units with a wooden worktop, Belfast sink and a 4 oven aga. Sash window to front offers views over garden and beautiful scenery. Wooden glazed door to front of property with a double wooden French door to conservatory.
4.1m x 3.8m
Traditional timber conservatory with tiled floor, double doors accessing rear patio area and elevated gardens.
4.1m x 3.9m
Wooden bookshelf the length of wall, wooden surround & mantle over multi-fuel stove & stone hearth.
Sitting Room: The second of the original classroom
6.4m x 5.1m
Wooden flooring, with an open fire with wooden mantle and cast iron surround, ceiling cornice.
2.5m x 2.8m
Window offering lots of natural light overlooking courtyard, tiled flooring, and shelfing.
2.8m x 2.5m
Hot-press with storage, belfast sink, plumbed for washing machine, stable door accessing rear patio area.
1.0m x 1.54m
4.9m x 2.8m
Double Arch Wooden Swing Doors accessing Courtyard.
Painted wooden flooring, built-in wooden storage, featured arch window on half landing.
6.9m x 4.0m
Wooden flooring, built-in wooden wardrobes, painted wood panelled ceiling and part wall, recessed lighting, 2 low level sliding sash windows.
2.9m x 2.0m
Painted wooden flooring and panelled walls, heated towel radiator and a roll top bath.
2.9m x 2.0m
Painted wooden flooring and panelled walls, heated towel radiator and a roll top bath with shower.
4.6m x 4.1m
Wooden flooring, Painted wood panelled ceiling and part wall, built-in wooden wardrobes, recessed lighting, low level sliding sash window plus Velux window.
4.7m x 3.4m
Wooden Floor with raised area running length of one side of room, painted wood panelled ceiling, large Velux window and a built-in bookshelf.
3.3m x 3.3m
3.2m x 3.3m
Wooden flooring, built-in wooden wardrobes, low level sliding sash window plus Velux window.
Child`s Bedroom / Dressing Room:
3.0m x 1.8m
Wooden flooring, low level sliding sash window.
Wooden flooring, Painted wood panelled ceiling and part wall, wall-to-wall bookshelf, low level sliding sash window plus Velux window.
Gravelled Courtyard Area with pavers leading to Entrance Door.
Traditional Stone Walls with Steps leading to Back Garden.
Large grassed area with Raised Beds and a Polytunnel.
Garden offers numerous secluded Alcoves with hedging and walls tastefully adding to the
Original Stone Outhouse
Raised Patio Area with Stone Walls and Gravel Paths
Lower extensive Patio area accessed from both Utility Room and Conservatory.
Pathways to front lawned area with mature planting and a south facing aspect offering views of countryside and Culliagh & Belmore Mountains in the distance.
Lower area runs down to the main Enniskillen- Derrygonnelly Road. Gate accessing road would have been original access point of School Children.
Portico Style entrance to original front door with doors on either side accessing kitchen &
Gravel pathways to front accessing patio areas and courtyard.
Viewing is Strictly by Appointment Only.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.
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