A 40ac holding with a fine house and a stable yard is on the market in north Kildare. The property is Cappagh House at Painstown, Donadea. It’s being sold by JP and M Doyle by private treaty and the asking price is €1.85m.

The property is located on the Clane to Kilcock road (R407), close to Painstown Cross. Rathcoffey village is 1km away while Clane, Kilcock and Maynooth are nearby, as is the 640ac Donadea Forest Park. The M4 motorway is a five minutes’ drive away.

The land has frontage on the R407. It is good quality land, all in permanent pasture and fenced for livestock with a combination of post and rail and wire fencing.

The house and yard are approached by a curving tarmac driveway. The stable yard is laid out in two blocks of eight stables each with an enclosed courtyard and surrounding paddocks. There are tack rooms and a lean-to feed store.

The imposing house is three story red brick. Downstairs there is a sitting room, living room, kitchen with sun room, utility room, a bedroom and the garage. Upstairs there is a study and four bedrooms. Outside there are mature landscaped gardens, including a paved patio area, and ample parking for cars.