In the market for a Connemara cottage? Here are five to consider

Galway auction house O’Donnellan & Joyce is hosting an auction and several sales by private treaty of traditional homes in the west

Lake View Cottage in Roundstone, Co Galway. Priced at €550,000 it is for sale by private treaty with O’Donnellan & Joyce and is one of a handful of Connemara cottages currently for sale with the Galway-based agent

O’Donnellan & Joyce, the Galway-based auctioneer, has an upcoming, online auction of mixed commercial, residential and land lots for sale on Friday, July 21 at 12pm.

However the agent also has a number of homes for sale by private treaty in Connemara, which should appeal to those in search of either a holiday home or a change of pace with a home along the scenic Wild Atlantic Way.

We begin the cook’s tour of properties ...