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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Ireland - Cork, Kinsale

Offers in Excess of €1,250,000

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Full description:

Ferrypoint is a stunning, large family home perched onto a fine elevated site on the Preghane headland. The house has incredible uninterrupted views out to the Sovereign Islands, Oysterhaven Bay and the surrounding countryside. This detached property offers a wonderful private retreat for a family just within a few minutes' drive of Kinsale town.

The house extends to an overall floor area of c. 585 sqm over three floors (plus basement) and offers a wealth of space. It has a spacious entrance hall leading to a large open plan kitchen which has a beautifully crafted solid wood kitchen and AGA in a stone mantle. Additionally, on the ground floor is a living room, a conservatory, study, utility and a lounge area just off the kitchen with double doors leading onto an enclosed courtyard. On the first floor there are five double bedrooms. The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe, en-suite and its own conservatory with stunning views. In addition, on this floor there is large family bathroom which is fitted with quality sanitary ware and is fully tiled. On the second floor there is a further double bedroom and a separate TV/sitting room and bathroom. There is also a large heated indoor pool.

The property offers a large mature site of approx. 8 acres which offers total privacy in this excellent location. The site is split into a landscaped garden, meadows, vegetable garden and forestry and has a number of outbuildings.

The property has recently gone through extensive renovation and updating by the current owners, making Ferrypoint a beautiful home for those seeking the space, privacy and tranquillity of this wonderful setting close to Kinsale.

Ferrypoint is a large Family residence set into a spectacular elevated position in Rathmore. The house offers breathtaking 180° vistas to Oysterhaven Bay and the Sovereign Island. While it is completely private the Kinsale Charlton with a gym, restaurant and bar is within walking distance.

Located just a few minutes drive from Kinsale town centre the property is close to all the amenities of this pretty seaside town and approx. 30 minutes drive from the cosmopolitan city of Cork. This area of South West Ireland is of outstanding beauty with its dramatic coastline, unspoilt locations and safe beaches, all of which is in close walking distance. An abundance of nature and beach walks can accessed directly from the property.

Leisure activities are well catered for, Kinsale provides excellent sailing, yachting and fishing facilities from its two marinas. There are two golf courses including the renowned Old Head of Kinsale. Other recreational pursuits include walking, bathing, surfing, and horse riding. There are numerous cultural events held throughout the year, such as the world famous Kinsale Arts Festival, Kinsale Gourmet Festival, the Cork Jazz Festival, the Cork Film Festival, along with a thriving music and opera programme.

Kinsale is also home to some of Ireland's finest restaurants, contributing to its title as Gourmet Capital of Ireland. There are many top class hotels and lots of welcoming pubs.

Cork International Airport is conveniently located 25 minutes drive from Kinsale with direct links within Ireland and to major European and UK cities.

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Nearest Airports*

  • Cork (International), 8.8 miles
  • Kerry (International), 53.2 miles
  • Waterford (International), 68.9 miles
  • Shannon (International), 71.3 miles

*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

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To view this property or request more details, contact
Finest International Real Estate Ireland Ltd., Cork

71 Main Street Kinsale
03339 396145  Local call rate
About Finest International Real Estate Ireland Ltd., Cork

Engel & Völkers is an international auctioneer and estate agent with more than 500 offices in 36 countries across 5 continents. The Engel & Völkers Cork office is your local auctioneer & estate agent based in Kinsale providing residential property & real estate services across County Cork and south County Kerry. Whether you are looking for houses, apartments, estates, period properties or coastal property in Ireland we will make sure you will find the quality property you are looking for and receive the level of service you deserve.


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