Situated in the Heritage Town of Birr, close to the Slieve Bloom Mountains, HIGH PARK is a superb, detached, Georgian house, restored in period style to the highest standards.
The house occupies an elevated site in its own grounds, with beautifully maintained gardens, overlooking extensive parkland. It has 3 large reception rooms, with open fires in each, 4 large bedrooms (2 with an adjoining bedroom and one with an en-suite bathroom), 1 bathroom, and 1 other shower. Sleeps 11 (3 double, 5 single beds.) There is an enclosed courtyard at the back of the house with a sun filled patio and barbecue.
Bord Failte Approved ****
FACILITIES WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE FACILITIES IN THE AREA
Famous Birr Castle, telescope & gardens 18 hole Golf club (Green fees)
Swimming Pool Fishing
Tennis Club Horse riding
Riverside walk Provincial bus service
Shops Mountain walks
Catholic Church and Church of Ireland Boating on the river Shannon
Bed linen and towels; television; electric cooker; fridge; freezer; dishwasher; washing machine & drier; electricity is paid by meter reading; heating is by oil for which there is a charge; open fires in the main reception rooms. Welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk, bread, butter and cake is supplied. Baby-sitting can be arranged on request.
A NO SMOKING Policy exists in the house.
DISTANCES TO BIRR
Dublin 130km 80 miles
Rosslaire 160km 100 miles
Shannon 90km 56 miles
Cork 175km 110 miles
Belfast 250km 155 miles
Galway 100km 62 miles