Country home, 12k from Kilkenny City

Ireland - Kilkenny - Freshford

Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Country home in Ireland's South East
Country home in Ireland's South East
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Fully enclosed garden
Fully enclosed garden
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Back garden
Back garden
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Back garden
Back garden
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford, Spring tulips
Spring tulips
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Children's garden equipment
Children's garden equipment
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Friendly neighbours!
Friendly neighbours!
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Buttercup meadow
Buttercup meadow
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Large bedroom
Large bedroom
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Upstairs bathroom
Upstairs bathroom
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Upstairs bedroom
Upstairs bedroom
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Kitchen
Kitchen
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Living area
Living area
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Dining area
Dining area
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Bedroom
Bedroom
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Hallway
Hallway
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Upstairs hallway
Upstairs hallway
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Hallway
Hallway
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Bedroom
Bedroom
Home exchange in,Ireland,Freshford,Playroom/Sitting Room
Playroom/Sitting Room
  • Sleeping capacity8
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms3

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Pet Care Needed

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is preferred

We are looking for a home exchange in ...

Open to all dates Ireland

Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

We have a lovely comfy home in the countryside in Ireland's South East. There are 4 bedrooms. We are on our own site not overlooked from any side so it is completely private with lovely gardens. The back garden is completely enclosed so very safe for small children. There are lots of outdoor toys - trampoline, playhouse, slide, climbing frame, basketball hoop, hurls (for use in hurling which is an Irish ball game), balls, bikes, scooters, little tike cars etc. Also lots of toys inside of course. We have a lovely patio area which is sheltered so gets the best of the Irish weather! There we have a gas BBQ, outdoor table and chairs, patio heater, fire pit and egg seat. We have a lovely hammock under the trees for chilling! Indoors is very comfy with the usual mod cons. We have fibre broadband, Smart TVs, DVD player, wood stove in living area. We have an open plan kitchen/dining/living area. There is a playroom for the children along with 4 bedrooms - 2 downstairs and 2 upstairs, 2 bathrooms, a WC and utility room. Cot can be provided if needed.

Type

House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bathroom / toilet wheel chair accessible
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Extensive Grounds
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • View
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Equipped for Children
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • Piano
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)
  • Family Room / Playroom

Extras

  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Rural

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

We live 2km from our nearest village where you will find everything you need - petrol station with shop/deli/post office, medical centre, chemist, pubs,hairdressers, village green. We are 12km to the medieval city of Kilkenny, a fantastic place to spend a couple of days with lots of museums, beautiful buildings, boutique shops, cafes and restaurants. We are also centrally located for exploring Waterford (65km), Wexford (90km), Dublin (120km), Cork (140km).

Outdoor Activities

  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Hiking
  • Public Swimming Pool

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Car Necessary

Neighbourhood Services

  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy
  • Supermarket

Attractions

Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

There are some nice walks from our house on country roads. We are also situated on one of the Kilkenny cycling trails. We are 2km to nearest village where there is everything you need in terms of shop, pharmacy, hairdresser, beautician and 3 local pubs! There is also a looped walk from the village.

We have included some of our favourite places to visit below. There is a multitude of things to do in Kilkenny city and county but plenty more to do if you want to go further afield! Kilkenny is situated in the heart of Ireland's Ancient East. Find out more places to visit at https://www.irelandsancienteast.com/

Kilkenny: 12km
Home to Ireland’s Medieval Mile, Kilkenny City offers a wealth of visitor attractions and experiences from Kilkenny Castle to St Canice’s Cathedral and everything in between. Visit historic buildings, towering cathedrals, winding slipways and much more; all within an exciting, cosmopolitan and culturally alive city renowned for its fine dining, great shopping and entertainment.
Some of our favourite things to do in the city are:
Kilkenny Castle Tour
Castle Park and playground
Kilkenny City train ride
Butler House
Smithwicks Brewery Tour
River Walk
Playstation - indoor play centre
Bowling in KBowl
Cinema
Swimming in The Watershed
During the summer there various art events take place, many of which are amazing for adults and children alike.

Castlecomer Discovery Park: 17km
Waterford: 70km
Dublin: 130km
Cork: 147km

Our favourite restaurants


Cafés & bars


Special places to shop


Walks or jogging paths


Health or fitness clubs


Interesting day trips


Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

Simultaneous house exchange for approx 2 weeks.

Conditions

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Pet Care Needed
  • Plant care is needed inside

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is preferred

Home Exchange Type

  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
home-exchange-icon

Leader in home exchange since 1953

Over 65 years of home exchange experience

homelink-network-icon

A worldwide network of home swappers with local support

Local home swap representatives around the world to assist you

swap-step-icon

Home Swapping in 5 Easy Steps

Travel, save and feel at home around the world!

please wait...