Historic Waterford estate goes on the market for €1.85 million

The 200-year-old Waterford estate boasts incredible views of the River Suir and an impressive 12-acre private lake.

Ever dreamed of living like a lord or lady? Well, if you’ve got almost €2 million sitting around, this could be your chance. A historic Waterford estate has hit the market for €1.85 million.

The grand Pouldrew House and Waterfall in Kilmeadan, County Waterford, dates back to 1814 and still boasts many classical early 19th-century features.

Set in a prime lake-front location on a 45-acre private estate, this luxurious estate is fit for royalty.

A luxurious private estate – complete with its very own waterfall

The historic Waterford estate is complete with 43 acres of private land.
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The historic Waterford estate is home to an impressive 45 acres of private ground. Within the estate, you can find a 12-acre private lake, a waterfall, and lush woodlands.

Not only that, but Pouldrew House also generates its own hydroelectric power. So, despite its historic nature, this property is looking to the future.

Installed in 1932, the hydroelectric power generating turbine uses the energy of the estate’s waterfall to power the house’s central heating system.

What’s inside? – discover this historic Waterford estate

Discover the grand reception area.
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Pouldrew House is an incredible property in itself. Boasting eight bedrooms and five bathrooms, this impressive house stretches across 3,680 sq ft (342 sq m).

One of the most striking aspects of this stately home is the generous ground floor reception hall that greets you as soon as you walk into the house.

With high ceilings, an arched entranceway complete with pillars, and dark wooden floors, the sense of grandeur is immediately apparent.

From this reception, you will be led through to the stairhall, with its twin imperial-style carved mahogany staircases.

Stately rooms – even more to explore

The historic Waterford estate boasts various stately rooms.
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Pouldrew House also boasts a dining room, drawing room, and library, all featuring classical open fireplaces and two with decadent marble chimneypieces.

The house offers six large bay windows on the south, west, and east-facing facades. Thus, flooding the house with an abundance of natural light.

On the ground floor, you can also find a study, kitchen, pantry, shower room, and laundry. The kitchen also opens up to a patio terrace, leading to a lower terrace overlooking the private lake.

Let’s take a look upstairs – grand bedrooms

The house boasts seven grand bedrooms.
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Upstairs, the grand landing, finished with a gorgeous glazed atrium, leads to seven bedrooms.

The master bedroom has dual south and west-facing windows, meaning the room enjoys lots of natural light. There is also an adjoining dressing room and bathroom connected to the room.

There is one other ensuite bedroom while two bathrooms serve the other five bedrooms on this floor.

Filled with history – 200 years of life

The historic Waterford estate is home to its very own waterfall.
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A lower level, which opens out to a garden terrace, also boasts an office, games room, bar, wine cellar, and a staff bedroom suite.

Located in southeast Ireland, this property is just a short 20-minute drive away from Waterford City. With a fascinating past, this historic Waterford estate once acted as a fundamental part of the significant milling operation at Pouldrew.

Today, it is a stunning stately home that is currently on the market for an astounding €1.85 million. View the full listing here.

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