4 bedroom detached house for sale
Ireland - Cork, Clonakilty
like this property?Call: 03339 390336
- Guest Apartment
- 4 Beds
- 3 Baths
- Peaceful setting
- Solar Water Heating Panels
- Own Well & Septic
Ravenswood is the perfect home for those seeking tranquility and yet minutes away is the arts rich, cosmopolitan town of Clonakilty. Fabulous music, fine dining and fun galleries are all within 8 mins. Beaches, spa & great bird watching are only 15 mins away at Inchidoney. Cork airport is 40 mins away - door to gate. Cork airport flies to London, Paris, Amsterdam and many other European destinations and is due to begin flights to New York, Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Washington DC, Montreal and Toronto in May 2017. There's all the space you need to run a small business or keep a horse or two. And for the artist or crafts person there's a converted stable, now a studio with wood stove for cosy year round use. Plus a guest flat for rental income or stress free family visits.
Ravenswood, a gorgeous recently renovated old farmhouse, a glorious spacious kitchen dining room measuring 32' x 19'. The house has approximately 3300 sq. ft. of living space with a total of 4-5 bedrooms and three bathrooms, depending on layout choices. The house is situated away from the road, down a private stone driveway - keeping children and animals safely away from traffic.
The main home consists of 4 bedrooms, a huge kitchen/dining room of 608 sq. feet, and a morning room (which could be used as another bright sunny bedroom), plus conservatory and two bathrooms. The ground floor of the main home has dyed concrete floors plus terracotta tile and new plank wood floors. The upper floor has cork tiles and ceramic floors. The guest apartment which adjoins the house has it's own separate exterior entrances, a separate kitchen/living room and beautiful new pine staircase to a bedroom and en suite bathroom. The apartment is separated from the main home by a door, but could easily be blocked off for rental purposes, or if you so choose it could be easily opened up and added to the main house.
The farmhouse has its own well with new pump motor. There are new PVC windows throughout and the property has been rewired and re-plumbed and heavily insulated. The slate roof is 5 years old with new gutter system installed two years ago. A new septic tank and drain field installed within the last 3 years.
Other features include a new PVC conservatory, oil fired central heating with a solar panel water heater and two stunning herringbone brick fire-places, one with Brampton Burley wood burner, which is "the worlds most efficient wood stove", capable of heating lots of space throughout the home through natural air convection. All combining to keep utility bills low. Calor gas supply for cooking stove.
Outside there are landscaped gardens, a 245 sq. ft. studio with wood burner, a large 2500 sq. ft barn which would accommodate a kennel, a cattery, stables, or an horticultural venture, and a smaller 1000 sq. ft. barn and some pasture land of just under an acre. There is also one stone shed, previously a stable, currently used as a car port. The house sits on approx 2.5 acres.
The barns, workshop, studio and pasture allow for plenty of scope with regard to small business or keeping a horse or two.
The new owner of this farmhouse will enjoy beautiful rural views, with mature trees and many more recently planted trees on the grounds. Bird life is abundant, glorious sunsets, mature gardens.
Email with any questions.
- Cork (International), 22.1 miles
- Kerry (International), 46.8 miles
- Shannon (International), 74.8 miles
- Waterford (International), 85.5 miles
*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.