• Address:The Windmill, Balrath, Navan, Co. Meath
  • Status:Sold
  • Type:None
  • GPS:53.62733, -6.46202

Lot 1: The Windmill on 0.7 acre Lot 2: c.7.2 acres Lot 3: c.16.2 acres Lot 4: The Entire A rare & unique opportunity to purchase a converted 19th century windmill along with c.25 acres of the highest quality Co. Meath farmland.

Sold at Auction


  • The Windmill is on a self-contained private site and is located at the end of a mature tree lined avenue with manicured lawns on each side.
  • The Windmill was originally constructed c.1804 and was part of the Balrath House estate.
  • The Windmill went through an extensive renovation project by its current owners in 2004 and was converted to a five story, three bedroomed residence with a roof deck. It was re-roofed in 2014.
  • The Windmill is a listed heritage building and has section 482 tax relief status for any renovations or repairs to the building.
  • The property is in need of repairs but with thought and imagination this property can be easily brought back to a stylish residential property suitable for a private residence/holiday home or a commercial venture for holiday lettings.
  • The property is fully serviced and is connected to mains water and has its own septic tank on site.
  • LOTS 2 & 3 - THE LANDS - c. 23 Acres ( c. 7.2 Acres and c. 16.2 Acres)
  • The land is laid out in four separate but adjoining fields of the highest quality farmland. These fertile lands are well drained and are entirely under pasture.
  • The lands benefit from excellent shelter from mature traditional hedgerows. Each lot can be accessed by a separate entrance and together benefit from c. 185 metres of road frontage along the highly regarded L5608 road.
  • • Prime farmland
  • • Two gated entrances onto the L5608
  • • Mature hedgerow
  • • Laid out in Four fields
  • • c.185 m of road frontage along L5608
  • • Excellent location
  • There is a quality secure portal steel frame building ( c 1000 sq.ft. ) included in the sale. The shed is finished with a concrete floor, corrugated sheeted A frame roof, and all external walls fully clad with corrugated sheeting.
  • The building benefits from a roller shutter door and pedestrian side entrance and is wired for electricity.
  • The Balrath Windmill is located close to Balrath Cross situated just off the N2 Dublin/ Slane Road and is within easy reach of Dublin City Centre and twenty minutes’ drive to Dublin Airport.
  • The property is also conveniently located close to large towns with all amenities such as Navan, Ashbourne, Drogheda and Slane.
  • The Ground Floor - Entrance Hall, fully fitted Kitchen/Livingroom with Solid Fuel Stove, Bathroom / Utility Room.
  • The First Floor - Sittingroom with access to the small balcony, storage room
  • Stairwell with brick fireplace, access to large balcony to rear of building and fire escape.
  • The Second - Master bedroom with Ensuite
  • The Third Floor - Second bedroom with raised mezzanine area and Ensuite
  • The Fourth Floor - Third bedroom, access to roof deck.


  • Unique property
  • Idyllic setting
  • Stunning views
  • Fully serviced property
  • Private site
  • Excellent location
  • Three-bedroom property of c.110 sq. m.
  • Roof deck
  • Balconies to front & rear
  • Potential for holiday lettings
  • Section 482 heritage building
  • Achieved an Ellison Award in 2004

Map & Directions

From Ashbourne (M2 Roundabout) take the N2 signposted Slane, Travel for 13 Km to Balrath Cross and take the right turn signposted Duleek L1610. Take the next left hand turn (L5608) immediately at Balrath House and The Windmill is located 100m up on the left-hand side identified by our ‘Auction’ sign. From Navan take the R153 road towards Kentstown, continue straight through Kentstown Village until you come to the N2 Junction. Cross the N2 to take the Duleek L1610. Take the next left hand turn (L5608) immediately at Balrath House and The Windmill is located 100m up on the left-hand side identified by our ‘Auction’ signs. Lots 2 & 3 adjoin with their entrances further along L5068.

GPS Co-Ordinates: 53.62733, -6.46202

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