Furness Wood is located in the beautiful village of Johnstown in Co Kildare, which has a rich and fascinating history. The ruins of the medieval St John’s Church can still be seen in the village; the church is famous for the grave of the Earl of Mayo, the viceroy who was killed in India in 1872.
Despite its famous history, today Johnstown has kept its appeal as a small and quiet village, a refuge from the pressures of modern life. With Kildare’s largest town Naas only 2 km away, and the M50 only 12km away, it’s the perfect location to relax and enjoy nature, safe in the knowledge that every amenity you might need is only a few minutes away.
Country living, close to the city.
Only 15 minutes from Newlands Cross, this beautiful setting is perfect for families who want the space and peace of country life within easy distance of Dublin City Centre. Furness Wood offers families the opportunity to put down roots in a peaceful and exclusive setting, while enjoying excellent local amenities and superb transport links to Dublin and beyond.
Connected to the city & beyond.
Dublin City Centre is only a 30-minute drive away, thanks to the N7 and M7, located next to Johnstown village, while the M50 can be accessed in only 15 minutes, which opens up Ireland’s network of motorways. A regular bus service connects Johnstown village and Dublin, and commuters can also avail of a regular train service from nearby Sallins to the city centre.