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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 3
The Courthouse is located just a 2 minute walk from Lorrha village, which has 2 pubs and 1 shop, and just across the road from St. Ruadhan's Abbey built in the 10th century.
Portumna is the nearest town, just a 10 minute drive away, with supermarkets, restaurants, children's play area and forest park with plenty of trails to walk or cycle.
The Courthouse was built in 1835 & has been recently renovated.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Shannon 96 km, Nearest railway: Nenagh 28 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Boat available|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Province of Munster region
Lorrha is centrally located making it a ideal base from which to explore the countryside, it is 2 hours from Dublin, 1 hour from Galway & Limerick & Cork is just over 2 hours away. Portumna is the nearest town & also the gate way to Lough Derg & the river Shannon.
Portumna also has a forest park with over 70km of walking & cycling trails, a castle built around 1618. Birr town is a 20 minute drive, there you can visit its castle & gardens covering 120 acres, its famous telescope which was the largest in the world for over 70 years & the historic science centre.
Lorrha was once a large monastic settlement & has 3 abbeys still standing dating from the 10th century. There are 2 castles nearby, Redwood Castle is open to the public during July & August & Lackeen castle, a ruin, can be visited any time, ideal place for a picnic !.
The Friars Lough is only a 20 minute walk, good for fishing or use our rowing boat for a leisurely trip. Bicycles & the rowing boat are provided free to guests.
There are several walks within easy reach by car & 2 looped walks from the cottage which take you along quiet roads, through part of our farm & along a disused railway line.
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27 Jul 2014
"Home from home"
Stayed for a wonderful week at the Courthouse in Lorrha. This is a beautiful part of Ireland we hadn't visited before . We were greeted on arrival by Roland and his wife Pauline. The cottage w… More
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