Murtagh Bros had a successful auction of the 75ac non-residential farm at Dalystown, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. The property opened at €500,000 and went on the market at €750,000 and the hammer fell at €800,000, equal to €10,666/ac.
Sherry Fitzgerald Royal sold 32ac at Brannockstown, Trim in Co Meath last week at an auction in Trim Castle Hotel.
The land is in permanent pasture, is well fenced, is contained in a single parcel and watered by a stream. It fronts on to the R156 Ballivor/Rathmolyon road.
Bidding for the farm commenced at €280,000. It went on the market at €390,000 and was sold to a local farmer for €405,000 or €12,656/ac.