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Pax House, 56 Fr. Griffin Road, City Centre, Galway City

8 Bed Detached House 141.56 m² / 1524 ft² For Sale


O' Donnellan and Joyce are delighted to offer for sale an excellent investment opportunity located at Father Griffin Road, Galway city. Father Griffin Road is a quiet residential area and has long been regarded as one of Galway’s most sought after premier residential addresses. Superbly located between Galway city centre and Salthill Promenade, this property provides all that one would require for modern day city centre living.

Pax house is a detached residence which would be an ideal investment opportunity or alternatively with renevation could provide an exceptional family home. It is the former home of Hollywood actor, Sean McClory, who starred in over 100 films spanning from the 1940's to the 1980's.

The property just a stone's throw from the vibrant cobbled streets of Galway city with its many shops, bars and restaurants. Some of Galway City's famous landmarks such as The Spanish Arch, The Long Walk, Galway Cathedral and the river Corrib are but a short walk away. The Salthill promenade & the beautiful beaches of Salthill are just a few steps away making this property the perfect residential location.

This property would prove to be the ideal owner occupier residence or gilt edged investment property due to its close proximity to Galway city centre, NUIG, UCHG, as well as a host of shops and restaurants. The property also allows for ease of access to any part of the city or county via an excellent road, rail and public transport system. Viewing is highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint.

SOLICITOR WITH CARRIAGE OF SALE: Michael Molloy, Blake & Kenny, 2 St. Francis Street, Galway.


In need of renovation.
8 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 guest WC
Oil fired central heating
Built c. 1950
Double glazed

BER Details

BER: F BER No.111940151 Energy Performance Indicator:425.51 kWh/m²/yr

Viewing Details

NOTE: These particulars are not to be considered a formal offer. They are for information only and give a general idea of the property. They are not to be taken as forming any part of a resulting contract, nor to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. Whilst every care is taken in their preparation, neither O'Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers nor the vendor accept any liability as to their accuracy. Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars. No person in the employment of O'Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Room Details

Entrance Hallway - 18.68() x 5.88()

Bedroom One - 13.28m x 11.78m
Feature Bay window, PVC double glazed windows

Bedroom Two - 14.68m x 11.83m
Carpeted floor, PVC double glazed window, feature fireplace

Bedroom Three - 7.87m x 11.88m
Lino floor, PVC double glazed window

Kitchen - 6.83m x 17.5m
Lino flooring, wall and floor presses, tiled splash back, PVC double glazed window and door to rear garden

Bedroom Four - 7.86() x 11.39()
Single room, WHB, PVC double glazed window, lino flooring

Carpeted staircase leads to the first floor

Guest wc - 2.9() x 3.54()
Tiled flooring, PVC Double glazed window.

Bathroom - 2.9() x 8.61()
WC, WHB, Bath tub, tiled floor, PVC frosted glass window

Bathroom - 7.38() x 6.21()
WC, WHB, shower cubicle , partially tiled walls, tiled floor

Bedroom Five - 9.48() x 11.9()
Single bedroom, carpeted flooring, feature fireplace

Bedroom Six - 12.33() x 12.25()
Double bedroom, carpeted floor, PVC Double glazed window, feature fireplace

Bedroom Seven - 9.92() x 11.89()
Carpeted floor, PVC Double glazed window, feature fireplace, WHB

Bedroom Eight - 7.96() x 12.41()
Single Bedroom, carpeted floor, PVC Double glazed window, feature fireplace

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