« BackCottage and farm in foothills of Carrauntouhill sells for over half a million euro

A cottage and 99 acre farm in the foothills of Carrauntouhill has sold for over half a million euro.

The site at Lisliebane, Beaufort was auctioned on Friday at the Royal Hotel, Killarney by Tom Spillane and Co. Ltd.Tom Spillane Auction 3

Two derelict stone cottages are also included, as is a share of 350 acres of commonage; the commonage includes the Hag’s Tooth – well known to climbers of Carrauntouhill.

Bidding for the lot started at €200,000 and moved swiftly to €400,000 before a recess was called.

It was then put on the market at the higher price and was subsequently sold for €530,000 to a local mid-Kerry businessman.
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