Character cottages wanted by Hughes & Co

This week auctioneer Pat Hughes is confirming that they have had a lot of success in recent weeks selling ‘old type’ cottages.

  Pat feels that the demand for this type of property has increased dramatically with people looking for holiday homes and properties to do up. These cottages are selling from €25,000 to €50,000. Pat urgently requires more of this type of property for disappointed under-bidders.

  The company are reporting a lot of interest in the old AIB landmark building in Church Street, Roscommon which has been re-advertised in recent weeks due to a cancellation. Pat is accepting offers in excess of €250,000 for this fine building.

  At Henry Street, Roscommon Pat Hughes has for sale a large commercial building with a two-bedroomed apartment on the first floor. The building is located in a prominent location. Viewing is highly recommended.

  The company also has for sale at the Racecourse Road, Roscommon four one-bedroomed apartments in a modern block. The apartments are fully let and generating approximately €14,000 in annual rental income.

  New to the market at the Spinney, Abbeytown, Roscommon is a large five-bedroomed two-storey detached residence on a private site. Accommodation consists of a sitting room, kitchen, dining room, downstairs bedroom. Upstairs: four bedrooms with one en-suite and a bathroom. Hughes & Company are accepting offers in excess of €225,000 for this property.

  Convenient to Ballyforan are two good turf banks consisting of approximately five acres for sale. Pat is accepting offers in excess of €5,000 for these two banks.

  For sale at Main Street, Lanesboro is a large commercial unit which is located in the centre of the town lending itself suitable for various types of business. For further details please contact the office. 

   Pat is confirming that they have received instructions to sell a six-bedroomed dormer bungalow located convenient to Castlecoote village. The residence stands on approximately one acre with a large garage with automatic door and a good range of out-offices. The dwelling in finished to a high standard. Viewing is a must.

  Offers are now being accepted on approximately 3.5 acres at Sheehaun, Kilrooskey. All of the lands are of top quality and have excellent road frontage suitable for development subject to planning permission being grated. Final offers no later than Thursday, 24th March at 5 pm.

  Hughes & Co currently have a range of lands to let across the county, with top quality acres available in Mount Talbot, Gallowstown, Kiltoom, Fuerty and Kilrooskey.

  For more information on any of these properties or lands contact Pat Hughes & Co., Auctioneer & Valuer Abbey Street, Roscommon. Tel: 090 6627003 Fax 090 66 26296, email: