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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Ireland - Bantry, Cork


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Full description:

A stunning period property on c.2.7 acres which has been tastefully converted to a tranquil and cosy home.
The property dates from c.1800 and retains many period features of that era.
The facade of the property compliments the overall architectural style with its natural cut stone, gothic windows, doors and arches.
Internally many of the original features have been retained, including high ceilings, large exposed wooden beams, original wooden flooring and deep window sills. Overall the property has been beautifully decorated making it a truly unique and charming home.
The property was converted to residential use in 1991.
The accommodation spans c.1400 sq ft, consisting of the following: Ground Floor, open plan kitchen/dining/ living area with high ceilings and a raised seating area. On the ground floor a cosy sitting room sits to the front of the property. There is a shower room with wc and fully fitted utility room.
On the first floor: There are 3 bedrooms one of which is a mezzanine bedroom overlooking the main living area. There is also an upstairs toilet.
The property commands a south westerly aspect. It is set on c.2.7 acres of garden with a mixture of flower beds, exposed rock and a meadow planted with birch trees.
There are many vantage points on the property that command stunning views over Bantry Bay. There is also a private picnic area/viewing point to the side of the property.
The property is located along Ballylickey's golden mile. It is situated within 100 meters of Snave pier and the shoreline. This is ideal for mooring a boat, kayaking or swimming. The property is within 6 km of Bantry town, and 8km to Glengariff village. Cork City 60 minutes and Airport 1 hour and 10 minutes.


Porch 1.87m x 1.25m (6'2" x 4'1"): A natural stone faced porch with 2 storage benches positioned beneath small gothic windows. Half door leading to sitting room.

Sitting Room 6.81m x 2.91m (22'4" x 9'7"): Large cosy room with exposed brick fire place and wood burning stove. Two gothic style windows with deep sills along with exposed beams.

Living Area 4.92m x 8.26m (16'2" x 27'1"): Open plan kitchen and dining room with high cathedral ceilings, exposed original wooden beams and flooring. The dining area can comfortably seat 10 people. There are 3 large gothic windows in this area along with sky lights in the cathedral style roof, this allows an abundance of light into the room.

The Kitchen is country style with a "zanussi" oven and hob. Ceramic tiled floor and worktop. Window overlooking garden. Well lit due to fitted spot lights.

Raised Seating area 2.44m x 3.06m (8' x 10'): Raised lounge area set off the living room, with original stain glass feature window decorated with gold passion flowers also featuring the Star of David.

Shower Room with wc 2.55m. 1.81m (8'4". 5'11"): W.c., w.h.b. storage cabinet and shelving units ."Mira" electric shower. Chequered floor tiles. Shelving.

Utility Room 2.50m x 2.60m (8'2" x 8'6"): A range fitted units, sink, plumbed for washing machine and dryer. Tiled floor and splash back. Door leading to outside with covered patio area.

First Floor

Mezzanine Bedroom 4.02m x 3.14m (13'2" x 10'4"): Stunning double mezzanine bedroom overlooking the living area. Exposed beams along with sky light which allows natural light into the bedroom. Carpet flooring. Feature wooden railing which was salvaged from Rochestown monastery.

Bedroom 2 3.3m x 3.90m (10'10" x 12'10"): Double bedroom with large feature window with window seat. There are eye catching views over the bay from this room. Fitted wardrobe. Carpet flooring.

Bedroom 3 1.96m x 2.71m (6'5" x 8'11"): Single bedroom with gothic style window. Carpet Flooring.

Toilet 1.21m x .90m (4' x .295'3"): w.c, w.h.b wooden flooring.

Special Features & Services

Mains Water
Septic Tank
Phone Connection available
Broadband available via Vodafone

BER: exempt as it is a protected structure.

Planning was previously obtained for a guest cottage and garage within the grounds.

Contents: Contents as described are included in the sale, there is the option for the purchaser to purchase the furniture in addition to the property.

The property is set on c.2.7 acres. There are various flower beds planted and a wide variety of shrubs which provide lots of colour throughout the year. There is a meadow to the rear which is planted with birch trees. Wild deer can sometimes be spotted in the meadow. There are also many vantage points to enjoy the breathtaking views of Bantry Bay

Local Amenities
Snave pier is located across the road and is ideal for swimming and sailing. Mannings Emporium is a short drive from the property. There is a supermarket and petrol station located just half a mile from the property. Botanical gardens, Garnish Island is close by. Other pursuits that are available locally include two golf courses, fishing, sailing and horse riding.

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Nearest Airports*

  • Kerry (International), 34.7 miles
  • Cork (International), 41.8 miles
  • Shannon (International), 73.9 miles

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

To view this property or request more details, contact
Sherry FitzGerald Daly Kenmare, Kenmare

PRSA Licence Number: 002809 34 Henry St Kenmare Co Kerry
03339 396544  Local call rate
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Sherry FitzGerald Daly Kenmare, Kenmare

PRSA Licence Number: 002809 34 Henry St Kenmare Co Kerry
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