James McDermott

James McDermott


Sherry FitzGerald McDermott

James McDermott joined his brother Charlie in his auctioneering business McDermott Auctioneers in 1996, then a single office based in Carlow town, having spent the previous decade working in the automotive sector.  Through a series of expansions and later joining the Sherry FitzGerald Countrywide franchise, he is vastly experienced in the local residential, commercial and industrial sectors.
Recent experience:  Sales, lettings and valuations through the county of Carlow and neighbouring hinterland area.
Qualifications:  BEng, M.I.P.A.V, Rev


James's Properties For Sale    View All

Burton Hall, Carlow, R93 E1V3

€287,500 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 170 sqm approx

This magnificent detached bungalow residence commands a large, private, elevated site with an entrance off the Long Mile Avenue, and commands fantastic country views over Burton Hall. Designed and built in 1981, it presents c. 1700 sq m of accommodation with an integrated garage. Generously proportioned, it supports a five bedroom configuration, with many unique features. While in need of modest modernisation, its convenient proximity to motorway, main roads and all town amenities is sure to appeal. Viewings are invited on a strictly appointment basis.

BER C3 Rating
Almsav, Browneshill Road, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow, R93 F5F9

€229,950 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 125 sqm approx

This most attractive bungalow residence dates to c. 1954 and commands a mature spacious site of c. 0.32 acres with south facing rear gardens in one of Carlow's most attractive residential addresses. Styled on a Canadian design, the residence portrays many unique features including corner windows, arched doorways and sheltered porches, while the integration of a garage structure further extends the available accommodation. Immaculately maintained, it benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing throughout. It presents a unique opportunity and viewings are highly recommended and invited on a strictly appointment basis.

BER G Rating
Barrowville, Kilkenny Road, Carlow

€275,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 121 sqm approx

This unparralled exclusive development is located in the centre of Carlow town, with direct access to the main Kilkenny road (R448) and jus 400m from Carlow post office, town centre and all amenities.

Originally part of the formal gardens of Barrowville House, now trading as a renowned boutique guest house, the lands slope onto the banks of the Barrow river and afford a unique setting of mature tree lines, park land green areas ad tranquil walks to the backdrop of cascading water over the weir.

The low density configurative ensures each of the 36 detached homes enjoy a great sense of space, added to the clever positioning and proportions of windows selected, with large greens and a single streetscape layout.

BER A3 Rating

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8 Caislean Court, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow Sale Agreed

€69,500 - Asking Price|1 Bedroom, 42 sqm approx

This ground floor, one bedroom apartment unit forms part of a small, private, exclusive development close to Carlow town centre. With common yards and parking to its front, it shares an access hall within the block but enjoys a private, fenced rear garden. Accommodation is well proportioned and ideally suited to both investor and owner occupier. Viewings are highly recommended.

BER D2 Rating
29 The Fairways, Pollerton, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow, R93 P3F4 Sale Agreed

€199,950 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 125 sqm approx

This stunning detached home is located on the edge of Carlow, in a leafy modern development with immediate access to main roads, motorway and all town amenities. Presenting 125 sq. metres of quality accommodation with bedroom options over each floor, an open plan feel is facilitated by double door connections between lounge and kitchen/ dining areas. Open plan front gardens facilitate multi off-street parking, while a fully enclosed rear yard supports patio and lawn areas, with side access and storage. Refitted in recent years with contemporary kitchen units, flooring and bathroom suites, the entire is immaculately decorated and ready for immediate occupation. Viewings are highly recommended and invited on a strictly appointment basis.

BER C2 Rating
56 Beechwood Park, Pollerton, Carlow, R93 R2E5 Sale Agreed

€142,500 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 90 sqm approx

This delightful, detached, dormered residence is located in one of Carlow's most mature residential developments, and offers a unique opportunity to acquire a property literally bursting with character. It offers a totally private and secure access, with a walled and gated small yard to its front, from there leading to its hall door and side entrance to gardens. Internally, scope is optimised with great efficiency, and not an inch wasted. It offers bedrooms and bathrooms on each floor, and further surprised with additional space salvaged from a converted attic cavity. One only two such homes on the entire development. Viewings of this attractive residence are highly recommended.

BER G Rating

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Barrowville Town House, Kilkenny Road, Carlow, R93 WK30

€895,000 - Asking Price|449 sqm approx

Dating to the early 1800's, this landmark heritage building has commanded a prominent position at the gateway to Carlow Town for 200 years and has housed a number of prominent local business families throughout its tenure.

The reception hall, with grand staircase access to upper and lower floors, offers guests the first taste of the impressive interior.

The main guest dining area, a spectacular modern conservatory structure, is accessed via the impressive drawing room.

BER exempt
Unit 4, 44 Tullow Street, Carlow

€149,500 - Asking Price|141 sqm approx

Located on the first floor of this custom-built, modern, mixed use building, these open plan offices deliver contemporary work space in the heart of Carlow town. Benefitting from all modern services, the unit enjoys air conditioning, a private stair access and communal reception hall facilities including lift. Currently sub-divided to suit occupiers, its open-plan concept will lend to a host of applications. Viewings are highly recommended.

BER C1 Rating
1A-3A Granby Row, Carlow

€225,000 - Asking Price|306 sqm approx

Traditionally, this pair of adjacent terraced town houses were independent, but a more recent reconfiguration has resulted in an extended, combined layout, now presenting c. 306 sq metres over two floors.

The facility currently operates as an education facility, leased to VTOS with a strong rental yield. It presents administration offices, class rooms, bathrooms and storage over two floors, with a large walled yard to its rear.

Ideally suited to a host of commercial activities, this unique investment opportunity is sure to appeal.

BER C1 Rating

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Unit 2, Bagenalstown Ind Est, Royal Oak Road, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow Sale Agreed

€99,000 - AMV|650 sqm approx

This modern industrial building dates to 1995 and extends to c 393 sq m, presenting a mix of office, retail and commercial space. Currently sub-divided into 4 No units, with an office suite, retail outlet and warehousing facility, the site is located off the main Kilkenny / Carlow road, c 1km west of Bagenalstown on a busy industrial estate. It commands a large site with generous parking and scope for further development. Partially tenanted, it is ideally suited to a host of commercial activities, and presents massive opportunities for self-use and investment alike. Full details are available upon request.

BER C2 Rating
C 1.75 Acres and 3 Res Units At, Rahin Towers, Ballylynan, Co Laois Sold

€375,000 - Sold Price|

Located just 6.5 km from Athy in the centre of Ballylinan Village, these lands and completed residential units form part of an exclusive, private development known as Rahin Towers. The lands are clearly defined and securely fenced, with provision for 10 no detached residential units (planning expired). In addition, three detached residential units, each extending to c 200 sq m, complete this unique lot, presenting a most attractive investment opportunity.

BER C1 Rating
Bridewell Lane, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow Sold

€75,000 - Sold Price|

This unique commercial development opportunity presents c. 300 m² of accommodation over two floors, located in the centre of Carlow town, immediately behind Carlow post office and adjacent to the Dinn Ri/Haddens car park. Subdivided at ground floor level, a separate 52 m² shop unit is currently rented with a steady return, while the main building presents 232 m² over two floors and previously traded as a fully licenced restaurant and take away. In need of structural and decorative upgrading, it lends to a host of activities. Viewings are invited on an appointment basis.

BER E1 Rating