Quality service from James Cleary & Sons

James Cleary & Sons, Auctioneers, Situated on Main Street, Castlerea Co. Roscommon was founded in by Mr. James Cleary Snr, today the well established Auctioneering firm is jointly owned by Partners:  Mr. Séamus Cleary, F.I.A.V.I and Mr. Paul Lafferty, BSc. M.I.A.V.I and is managed by Mr. Lafferty. Both men have extensive knowledge and experience in the property sector and can be relied upon to offer trustworthy, impartial & confidential advice to those seeking their new home, be it the first-time buyer looking for the ultimate bachelor or bachelorette pad, those looking for the ideal family home, those seeking an idyllic hide-away, or those who are seeking a new project in the form of a ‘fixer-upper’.  Located in the West of Co. Roscommon, with easy accessibility via Ireland West International Airport & a well-serviced Bus & Rail network, An Cáisléain Ríabhach or Castlerea as it now more commonly known translates as being: Speckled Castle and is one of the larger towns in the County. From musical greats to literary giants such as O’ Carolan & Wilde,  & historical figures in the form of Dr. Douglas Hyde, Castlerea is steeped in history and folklore, & can boast of being the town that gave ancient Ireland its last High King and modern Ireland its first President. Castlerea is an important retail and commercial centre within the County accounting for approximately one ninth of the County’s annual turnover and close to one fifth of total employment. Employment opportunities are provided by the town’s two Industrial Estates and also by the various Retail Outlets, which are located in the town. There is a rich sporting history in Castlerea, with many sporting facilities including the following:  Astro Turf Soccer Pitch  Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool 9-Hole Golf Course, Which Is Over-Looked by the Historical Clonalis House, which was the Former Ancestral Home Of the Last High Kings Of Connacht Excellent Trout and Coarse Fishing Facilities Available In Nearby Waterways Equestrian Facilities Located Close To Castlerea  Boxing Club, Bridge Club & Snooker Club There is also a very active & vibrant Ladies’ Club in operation. Lastly, Not Forgetting The Green & Maroon of The Local St. Kevin’s GAA Club If this all seems a bit too energetic, you can ramble through the beautiful, wooded 60-Acre Demesne Town Park, which provides a Haven of Tranquillity.  Castlerea also has many retail outlets including a variety of Grocery Shops, Chemists, Ladies & Gents Outfitters, and Children’s Boutique, Newsagents & Jewellers, Hardware, Electrical & Furniture Stores. Castlerea also has a variety of Restaurants including: Traditional, Indian, Chinese, Deli’s, Sandwich Bar, & Fast Food Outlets, All of Which will satisfy even the most discerning of palates. For the social butterfly, there is a vibrant social scene in Castlerea with a variety of pubs and a Nite Club to choose from.   Education also takes precedence in Castlerea with the Town offering Boys & Girls National Schools & An Impressive Secondary School, which offers a very comprehensive curriculum to accommodate the curious mind of the budding academic. Castlerea also caters for Special Needs children in the form of St. Michael’s Special Needs School which has is excellent in helping these special children to reach their full potential. Castlerea also caters for the adult who wishes to update his or her skills, by offering Adult Education in the VTOS Centre, adults can also return to Education by attending PLC’s, which are offered in the aforementioned Community School. Castlerea is also within easy travelling distances of many third level Colleges including Galway, Athlone & Sligo. There is a regular bus service operating Sunday evenings and Friday evening to these educational centres.  Castlerea is also well serviced by bus and rail networks, and is approximately 25 minutes drive from Ireland West International Airport, (Knock International Airport). There are many places of interest in Castlerea including the unique Hell’s Kitchen Railway Museum. This museum also has a pub and has the distinction of being the only pub in Ireland or indeed the world which a train running through it.  Finally, Castlerea also a wide to choice Of Financial Institutions to choose from including three Banks, three Building Societies and the local Credit Union. James Cleary & Sons currently have a variety of properties to suit all tastes & budgets. So if you are looking for that ultimate dream home, please call into James Cleary & Sons on Main Street, Castlerea where you will get a fast, friendly, efficient & confidential service. And remember, one man’s hovel is another man’s dream home!!