Loughtown Stud, Donadea, Maynooth, Co. Kildare – on c. 171 acres


For Sale By Pubic Auction – Tuesday October 24th in Carton House Hotel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare at 3pm.

Lot 1: Residences, Yard and c.80 acres, Lot 2: Yard and c.91 acres, Lot 3: The Entire on c. 171 acres.

Loughtown Stud is renowned in the bloodstock industry having bred the 1963 Irish Derby winner Ragusa and hosting Archive, sire of the great Arkle at stud. Other famous horses associated with Loughtown Stud are Red God and Raise You Ten.

The land is laid out in 20 divisions ranging from Stallion paddocks and nursery paddocks to summer grazing paddocks.
A feature of the property are the magnificent mature trees some over a hundred years old.
There is extensive road frontage on the property while the lots are located just across a small country road from each other.

The main residence is a single storey ranch style residence presented in superb condition with style and imagination. The house extends to c. 2000sqft and although only has two bedrooms could easily be reconfigured to provide more. It is surrounded by attractive manicured lawns.

The beautiful cut stone Two Storey managers house has all the charm of a period house and comprises spacious family accommodation with 4 bedrooms ( c. 2200sqft). It is in need of some renovation and upgrading.

There are two further one & two bed staff apartments in the yard along with the 3 bed gate lodge at the back gate of the property.

The three yards comprise the main yard close to the managers house, the new yard both in Lot 1 and the yard in Lot 2 with American barn (12 boxes).

In total facilities include 54 boxes, horse walker, lunging ring, covering ring, 3 stallion boxes, foaling boxes, silica sand outdoor arena, vets unit, office, hay and machinery sheds.

Features & Additional Information

Lot 1: Residences, Yard and c.80 acres, Lot 2: Yard and c.91 acres, Lot 3: The Entire on c. 171 acres.

Blasco solicitors, Glenroyal Centre, Maynooth, Co. Kildare. Contact number (01) 5545711.


Farm Managers House

Hall Entrance 6.7 x 21. 4
With under stairs storage
Breakfast room 16.6 x 16.5
Solid fuel stove with feature stone surrounds. Tiled floor. Window shutters, leading to Living room 14.1 x 17.2
With marble fireplace, Decorative cornice and central rose, Window shutters also.
Family Room 14’4 x 13’
With fireplace
Back hall
Door to Yard
Shower room
With electric shower, whb & wc
Laundry/ Boot room
Plumbed for washing machine
First floor return:
With bath, wc and whb.
First Floor
Bedroom 1.17.3 x 14.0
With fireplace, original pitch pine floor, fitted cupboard and Shuttered windows.
Bedroom 2 15.1 x 13.8
With fireplace, original
Bedroom 3. 16.3 x 12.8
With fireplace, shuttered windows
Bedroom 4. 16.9 x 13.6
With fireplace, reginal pitch pine floor, Shuttered windows
With bath, whb & wc
Small house yard

Ranch House

Entrance hall 10.5 x 23.3
With tiled terracotta floor. Patio doors to enclosed rear garden. Beamed ceiling.

Inner Hall 7.5 x 15.4
With beamed ceiling
Laundry room/ Cloakroom
With boiler, shelving. Plumbed for washing machine.
Separate wc /With whb
Large reception room 32.9 x 20. 9
Fireplace with stone surround and timber mantle. Beamed ceiling. Solid wood floor.
Doors to patio. Wonderful party room
Kitchen 18.3 x 17.4
With range of fitted floor and eye level units with granite worktop. Built in Neff oven and hod, s.s. extractor and s.s.s..u. Dishwasher. Cork tiled floor. Beamed ceiling with downlights. Large picture windows overlooking post and railed paddocks.
Office 11.2 x 16.9
With range of fitted cupboards and shelving, Solid wood floor, Beamed ceiling with down lights.
Bathroom 16.7 x 13.2
With Jacuzzi bath, Villroy
Guest suite 15.3 x 18.2
Beamed ceiling, radiator covers.
With shower, whb, wc. Heated towel rail
Walk in wardrobe with fitted shelving
Bedroom 2 12.8 x 17.7
With fitted wardrobes, beamed ceiling. Large picture windows overlooking paddocks.
Double glazing, radiator covers and beamed ceiling throughout.
Private rear garden laid out mainly to lawns, patio.

Gate Lodge

Located at back entrance to property. Bungalow residence on its own garden.
Entrance Hall
Large recreational room 25.9 x 12.7
With timber ceiling
Living room 12.8 x 15.9
With solid fuel stove. Fitted shelving. Tiled floor, timber ceiling
Kitchen 10.7 x 8.11
With range of fitted units, Neff cooker. s.s.s.u. Plumbed for washing machine.
Bedroom 1. 9.7 x 9.2
With whb, wc, shower
Bedroom 2 12.7 x 12.5
With beamed ceiling
Bedroom 3 12.8 x 9.8
Large forecourt.
Gardens surround lodge laid out mainly to lawns


Main Yard (Off House)
15 loose boxes
2 Foaling boxes
Observation room with SF stove
Vet rooms including inspection room and lab room
Additional stable yard
Square yard with 26 boxes
4 Bay Machinery shed with 1 bay lean to and 3 bay haybarn adjoining
Farm Office (11.2 x 21.7) with fitted units
4 loose boxes, loading ramp
Stallion Yard
4 stallion boxes
Covering shed
6 Horse walker
3 bay Machinery shed
Loading ramp
Lunging ring
Sand arena
3 isolation boxes
Wood shed
Storage shed
Wash-down area
Staff Flat 1
Kitchen/ Living 10.7 x 8.0
Bedroom 22.0 x 20.0
Bathroom with bath whb, wc
Staff Flat 2
Sitting room 8.7 x 14.7
Kitchen 7.2 x 10.0
Bedroom 1 11.5 x 6.9
Bedroom 2 7.5 x 15.5
Bathroom with bath whb, wc
Outer yard ( Lot 2)
With 3 bay double hay shed with double lean to
Large concrete yard
American barn with 12 stables


From Dublin take the M4 motorway to Kilcock. Take Kilcock exit and keep left onto the Clane Road R407 and proceed for 6 km to Baltreacy cross roads. At cross take a right turn and property is 2 km on right hand side identified by for sale sign.

Maynoooth 10 km-Naas 15 km Curragh Racecourse 25Km- Dublin 30km


By prior appointment at any reasonable hourPublic Auction on Tuesday the 24th of October in Carton House Hotel Maynooth at 3 pmcontact Philip Burn (01) 5052708