The old schoolhouse 1881

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms


The Old School House in Fieldstown, Monasterboice, Co. Louth dates back to 1881. The current owner restored it in 2005 retaining all its original features on the outside whilst inside creating a very unique family home. Finished to the highest standards throughout the house has an ambiance of years gone by yet steeped in comfort and luxury

On arrival through electric gates one is immediately breath taken by the panoramic coastal views stretching from the Mountains of Mourne in Co. Down to Skerries in North County Dublin

Entry to the house is via the old stone walled courtyard fully equipped with Bar B Q, patio furniture. Also in this very unique space is a secluded hot tub to unwind after the day

Entry to the main house is via the stable door which leads into the hallway where the children congretad before school. Leading from the hallway is the kitchen which is fully equipped with high end appliances to help make your stay a home away from home

Two steps up from the kitchen is entry to the heart of the home with original stone walls, fireplace, solid wood flooring and wood pellet burning stove. 16 feet high ceilings and wrought iron chandelier shining over the dining room table which seats upto 14 guests

The mezzanine sitting room overlooks the dining room at one end and at the other end boasts picturesque views of the countryside and the coastline. The sitting room comfortably seats upto 14 guests ideal for family gatherings

The sleeping quarters are to be found via the back hall from the dining room
Four generous sized bedrooms two upstairs and two downstairs. The master bedroom downstairs has a beautiful king size four poster bed
The family bedroom downstairs will comfortably sleep 6 with an option of 6 single beds or 4 singles and 1 double

The main bathroom is situated on ground level between the two bedrooms

Upstairs has another main bedroom with king size sleigh bed and a family bedroom also upstairs which sleeps 4 people

The second bathroom is situated on the landing between these two bedrooms

There is an option of 4 double rooms if required as the owners have zip and link beds. All beds are of hotel standard


  • Parking
  • Heating
  • TV
  • Laundry
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub


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