The entire complex is proposed by Waterford County Council for protected status because of its architectural and historic importance. The farmhouses date from the 18th century and retain many original features while the Nook is over 400 years old.
Approached by a
secluded, fenced avenue, the Coole includes a detached two bedroomed
bungalow, a one bedroom thatched cottage, a two bedroom thatched cottage,
and two large two bedroom farm houses.The facilities include a laundry room, gardens, and recreational facilities.
The Coole's central complex.
The Nook on left (yellow paint).
Bramble Holm in center (red paint).
The Elm and Wendell on right.
The Wendell and Elm Exterior - The Wendell fireplace taken from
The Wendell's Entrance and Farmhouse Gardens
The Wendell is
a traditional Irish two story semi-detached farm house. Over 200 years
old, a sensitive modern refurbishment includes oil fired central heating.
The Wendell features a large living room with an old style open fire
place. This adds both charm and warmth. There is a very spacious kitchen/dining
area on the ground floor. The ground floor also has a large bedroom
(1 double and 1 single bed) with bathroom/toilet (bathroom access is
through main bedroom). Upstairs is a cosy loft style bedroom with 2
single beds. The kitchen is fully furnished and includes a microwave.
The Elm Cottage is the right side of the Wendell/Elm farmhouse.
It's hard to get a decent picture of the Elm, but it is large, bright
The Elm Cottage's large dining/sitting room and fireplace.
The modern kitchen adjoins to the left. The upstairs bedrooms offer
Elm Cottage is
a traditional semi-detached farm house. Adding character is an entrance
porch with traditional half door and spacious mature gardens. The very
large sitting room and dining area also features a fine sized breakfast
counter with modern kitchen. Wooden flooring throughout.
Upstairs are two
spacious bedrooms (both have 1 double and 1 single bed), and a toilet
and shower. Television, oil fired central heating. The kitchen is fully
furnished and includes a microwave. Sleeps 6. 2 bedrooms, each with
1double bed and 1 single.(Security doors between Elm Cottage and The
Wendell can be unlocked to cater for a large group of people.)
- Oil Fired Central
- Sleeps 6
bedrooms, each with 1 double bed and 1 single
doors between Elm Cottage and The Wendell can be unlocked to cater
for a large group of people.
- Very large and
comfortable, original wood floor kitchen/sitting room.
- Cozy loft
- Fully furnished
The Bramble Holms' Exterior, Kitchen/Living Area and a Bedroom
Beautiful thatched two bedroomed old style cottage. The traditional
half door entrance was retained when modern plumbing and electricity
were added. Bramble Holm features a large living room, 2 bedrooms, and
tiled bathroom. Television included. The kitchen is fully furnished
and includes a microwave. Sleeps 4. 2 Double beds and a cot.
This is a very attractive thatched cottage with half door entrance and
exposed wooden roof beams. There is a kitchen/living area and a bedroom,
and the bathroom has a shower and toilet. Television included. Records
say this house is almost four hundred years old. Again, tastefully modernised.
The kitchen is fully furnished and includes a microwave. Sleeps three.
One Double bed and 1 Single. The Nook represents an exceptional value
for a couple or small family with one child.
The Ivy Cottage earns its name.
Lovely two bedroomed
modern detached bungalow (single story house) on its own private and
spacious grounds and private garden. It is tastefully decorated and
fully equipped including an open log fireplace. There is a kitchen,
living room, 2 bedrooms, and bathroom. The cottage has lovely views
and a garden. Television included. The kitchen is fully furnished and
includes a microwave. Sleeps 4. 2 Single beds, 1 Double.
- Sleeps 4
bedrooms, one with 1 double bed and one with 2 singles
- Modern built,
cozy warmth, private grounds
- Fully furnished
We can make special arrangements for dog owners to stay - just be sure to let us know about your pet before arrival. (Note: for the benefit of other guests, pets are not allowed in the thatched cottages or farmhouses.)
Situated on four
acres including an orchard and a two acre field, the Coole has beautiful
mature gardens, and a large area of lawn with many lovely shrubs and
trees. The setting is nothing short of idyllic, and all is available
to guests. The whole complex is a very sheltered,
pleasant, peaceful, and relaxing area.
serves as a laundry room. A washing machine and dryer are available
for guests' use.
Kids love the Coole.
And we love kids.
- Table Tennis (Ping
- Pool Table
Does Self Catering Mean?
The house you rent
is yours. Fitted kitchens are provided, with pots and pans, dishes and
cutlery, refrigerator, microwave and stove. All accommodations include
a television. Bed linen is supplied, though guests should bring their
own towels. If needed, towels are available on request. There is ample
parking and a payphone on the premises. Cots (cribs) and baby chairs
are available on request. Responsible baby sitters are available by
arrangement. The whole area is very safe for children and we're way
down a dead end lane that has no traffic except for vacationers at our
Price List for 2010
All prices in EURO
| January, February, March
|April, May, June
| July, August
|Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec
For 2/3 Nights
|€220 - €250
||€220 - €250
| Note : Towels available at extra charge
| Electricity is metered and paid at the end of your stay.
Electricity charges will, of course, vary. They average €16 per week.
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