If evidence was needed that good-quality farms will always sell then the news that the 160ac Suircastle Farm in Co Tipperary, has sold is a prime example. Described by the agents as a model farm, the property, near Golden, Cashel, was on the market at €2.5m (€15,625/ac), and is believed to have achieved a figure in excess of that. The farm was bought by an investor from the midlands, Irish Country Living understands.

There is also a four-bedroom dormer residence in good condition throughout