House For Sale In Skibbereen,ireland
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- 4 bedrooms
Property descriptionSituated in close proximity to the Ilen River and the inner reaches of Baltimore harbour and adjacent to Oldcourt pier which used to be a transport hub for the transhipment of goods to Skibbereen from Baltimore on the river. This residence was once a coastguard house which has been renovated and extended over the years.
Measuring c. 2,200 sq ft (202 sq m), the accommodation comprises of 3 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, 4 bedrooms, 1 family bathroom and guest WC. There are some key features worth highlighting throughout the property. A previous owner was a carpenter and his craftsmanship is visible throughout, along with Parquet timber floor in living room, marble counter tops, central island and Belfast sink in the kitchen and a conservatory which opens out onto the garden. There is also a balcony which is accessible from the half landing where one can sit and enjoy the view over Roaring Water Bay, this aspect is also shared by the Master Bedroom on the first floor.
Situated on circa 0.75 acres with a mature well-maintained garden consisting of a mixture of mature trees, shrubs and flowering plants. A great feature of the garden is the trellis seating area. There is also a detached garage (c. 24 sq m) and a galvanised garden shed.
Approximately 5km to Skibbereen market town where there are a host of public amenities and 7km to Baltimore harbour village, this property is on the bus route adjoining both.
Baltimore is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the West Cork coastline, synonymous with sailing and fishing there are number of cafes, restaurants and public houses.
This residence would make an ideal family residence or for anyone just looking for a change of pace from hectic urban living.
Entrance Hall: Tiled floor
Living Room: 6.4m x 3.6m. Parquet floors, open hearth fireplace with attractive ceramic inlay.
Dining Room:4.9m x 5.6m. Solid timber floor, wood burning stove on stone raised plinth, built-in shelves, tongue & groove timber ceiling.
Conservatory: 4.6m x 4m. Stone tiled floor, access to garden, pitched tongue & groove ceiling.
WC: Fully tiled, wc & wash hand basin.
Kitchen: 5.6m x 4.5m. Stone tiled floor, bespoke kitchen units, central island, splashback, marble counter tops, Belfast sink, access to sun terrace & utility.
Utility: 2.5m x 1.7m. Tiled floor, plumbed for washer/dryer.
Half landing: Access to balcony.
Master Bedroom (1): 3.6m x 4.8m. Bright room with triple aspect windows, vista to Roaring Water Bay, wash hand basin & shower.
Bathroom: 2m x 2.4m. Fully tiled, bath with shower, wc & wash hand basin.
Bedroom (4): 2.6m x 4.2m. Built in wardrobes, airing cupboard & wash hand basin.
Bedroom (3): 3.6m x 3.5m. Built in wardrobes & wash hand basin.
Bedroom (2): 2.2m x 3.8m. Built in wardrobes.
Mains water, Septic tank sewerage disposal, Oil-fired central heating. Broadband available.
0, The Coastguard House, Oldcourt, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, Ireland
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