Self-catering holiday homes

The Old Rectory - Loft

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Coolbanagher,, Emo, Portlaoise, Laois, Republic of Ireland
T: +353578646538

This reconverted Loft in an 18th century luxury coach house is set in the courtyard of The Old Rectory farm in County Laois. This tranquil rural setting is an ideal centre for touring, golfing, fishing, hill walking, canal boating and horse riding.

The Old Rectory holiday house rentals nestle in the beautiful heart of the Irish countryside, in the village of Emo, in County Laois. The Old Rectory was constructed in 1785, for the Hon. Rev William Dawson (son of Lord Carlow) and has been the home of the Deverell family since the 1950's. It is situated just 20 minutes from Kildare and one hour from Dublin, Kilkenny and Cashel.

The courtyard has two luxury coach houses and Dawson House. Each self catering property has its own unique charm and offers reasonably priced, breaks away from the hustle, bustle and stresses of modern life.

The tastefully converted Loft overlooks the surrounding pastureland. This two bedroom charming property boasts pine floors, ceiling and period features. On the ground floor, of this self-catering apartment there is a large sitting-room and dining-room, a separate fully fitted kitchen, a large double bedroom and bathroom. A spiral staircase leads up to the mezzanine loft, where you find an open plan twin bedroom. There is also a sun room with an adjoining patio and a walled-in garden for guests use. The Loft has gas central heating and WiFi access. This property is full of charm yet features all modern amenities to help you enjoy your holiday.

The Old Rectory is on the outskirts of the pretty village of Emo, which has a pub and small shop. Here can be found Emo Court, with its lake-side gardens, which are surrounded by beautiful forest walks. The Old Rectory is an ideal base for touring some of the beauty spots of Ireland and a perfect place to stay while making day trips to places such as Dublin, Kilkenny, Cashel or Limerick.