Luxury family home with stunning views over Galway Bay and Clare Hills

Set on a site overlooking Grattan Beach in Salthill and boasting views across Galway Bay, ‘Winterwood’ is one of the most outstanding family homes to come to the market in recent years.

The property at Beach Court would not be out of place in an interior design magazine – it is beautifully finished and designed to take full advantage of its south-facing aspect.

The main section of the property extends to approximately 2,800 sq ft and there is also a substantial two-storey extension to the rear incorporating a further 600 sq ft. It has a particularly attractive and distinctive front facade and is situated on an enclosed gated site with private parking.

It was fully-renovated in 2010, with no expense spared, thus creating a truly stunning and sophisticated interior which is both original and family friendly.

Selling agent Tony Joyce said: “With five star features throughout, this breath-taking home balances traditional and contemporary styles with ease. This home will impress at first glance and it includes first-class living accommodation, with four bedrooms including a spectacular master bedroom. Extra space is provided by a converted attic area.

“In addition, the property is being sold with all fixtures and fittings and white goods, the quality of which reflects the sophisticated interior and superbly designed layout of the family home. This is an exceptionally large family home allowing for every stage of modern family living.

“The location of this property is highly desirable and offers luxurious living at a luxury address just a stone’s throw from Salthill Promenade and its beautiful beaches.”

It is also ideally located just a short walk from the vibrant streets of the city, as well as from Salthill village, and a number of notable primary and secondary schools.

The property features a formal lounge room with feature open fireplace; a sitting room with feature oil burner stove and a second large sitting room extends from the front to the back of the property.

There is an open-plan dining room and kitchen and separate utility room. There are four double bedrooms (master en suite) and the main bathroom is complete with a feature claw-foot bath.

Features in the property include oil-fired central heating; first class sanitary ware and tiling throughout; feature marble flooring; high ceilings with feature mouldings and centrepieces; plush carpets and a central vacuum system.

There is a contemporary fitted kitchen and the built-in wardrobes are of exceptional quality.

■ The asking price is €875,000. For further information or to arrange a viewing, contact O’Donnellan & Joyce on 091 564212 or visit