A 56ac residential farm is for sale near Mountrath, Co Laois. The holding is at Lacca and is for sale by private treaty from Hennessy Auctioneers.

The property is just off the R440 Mountrath to Kinnity road and 0.5km from Lacca Church. It is 7km from Mountrath.

The land is in one block, fenced and in permanent pasture. The land is described as fair to good – some would benefit from improvement work. There is a water supply through the land.

The farm cottage and yard are approached by a 300m avenue. The house was built approximately 150 years ago. It is 1,000 sq ft in area and can be laid out with two or three bedrooms. It is currently occupied.

Well water

It has well water, a septic tank and solid fuel heating. There are gardens alongside including an outdoor leisure area for barbeques.

The yard is set up for drystock. The main sheds include a two-bay lean-to slatted shed with rubber mats; a two bay lean-to loose shed and a three bay lean-to slatted shed with cubicles and an indoor feed passage.

The house has garden areas outside

The yard has a number of useful sheds

There are a number of other sheds used for storage, some stables and a large open concrete apron.

The guide price for this farm is €500,000 and it is currently under offer.