House For Sale In Goleen,ireland
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- 4 bedrooms
With its rugged landscape, secluded position and spectacular views over a private lake, this property is simply a place apart. Finished in 2010 to an exceptionally high standard, it was designed to sensitively follow the contours of the landscape.
Although hidden from view, The Lake House has featured in several interior publications, both at home and in the UK. Set on c. 1.65 acres, the highest point of the property has a 360-degree view of the surrounding countryside and Atlantic. In fact, the beam of the Fastnet lighthouse, obliquely hits the house at night.
This unique single storey residence measures in excess of 2,100 sq ft. Consisting of 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, the design ethos has a light, spacious, contemporary feel, boasting stunning views from every vantage point. Clean lines, sloping roofs and full height glazing maximise the natural daylight and aspects to their fullest.
The intentionally pared back interiors are strikingly sleek and functional. With its virtual all-white palette, solid beachy tones and wide plank walnut flooring, the house has a warm restful atmosphere.
From the living room, you have direct access to the water via a deck, patio and small jetty. While the summer house provides the perfect place to relax, unwind or socialise.
With herons, families of Mallard, Moore hens and freshwater fish, it's instantly obvious that nature is the main focal point of the house. Even some rare river otters, stop by for the occasional visit.
Superbly located, the property is just a 5 minute stroll from the coastline. The village of Schull, with its selection of bars, restaurants and shops, is approximately a 10-minute drive away. The blue flag Barleycove beach and the village of Goleen are within close proximity. The popular market towns of Bantry and Skibbereen are both approximately a 30-minute drive while Cork international airport is approximately a 90-minute journey.
Entrance Hall: 2.7m x 2.8m.
Walnut floor. Acts as a connector between the bedrooms and living space, lit by clerestory window with French door access to main reception rooms.
Dining Room: 6.2m x 3.6m.
Walnut floor, view to lake.
Kitchen: 6.1m x 3.6m.
Tiled floor, high gloss contemporary style kitchen units with cantilevered shelves, splashback, integrated appliances.
Utility Room: 2.4m x 2.1m.
Tiled floor, plumbed for washer/dryer. Access to attached garage.
Guest WC: 1.9m x 1.9m.
Tiled floor, wc & wash hand basin.
Living Room: 6.9m x 5.7m.
Walnut floor, high sloped ceilings, wood burning stove with recesses either side to accommodate log assembly and book shelves. Opening by full length glazed double doors to the deck and lake.
Office: 3.2m x 3m.
Walnut floor. Views to lake.
Master Bedroom (1): 5.2m x 3.3m.
Access to deck, open fire with recesses to accommodate log assembly and built-in wardrobes.
Ensuite Bathroom. 3.7m x 2.1m.
Tiled floor and walls, wc, wash hand basin, bath and double rainforest shower.
Bathroom: 3m x 1.9m.
Tiled floor and walls, wc & wash hand basin, shower and bath.
Bedroom 2: 3.9m x 3.2m.
Access to deck, built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 3: 3.7m x 3.2m.
Access to deck, built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 4: 3.6m x 3.2m.
Ensuite Shower Room: 2.4m x 1.9m.
Tiled floor, wc, wash hand basin and shower.
Attached garage: 16 sq m
Well water, Septic tank sewerage disposal, broadband available, Oil-fired central heating & solar panels.
BER No: 108378621
Energy Performance Indicator: 158.72 kWh/m2/yr
0, The Lake House, Toormore, Goleen, Co. Cork, Ireland
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