DescriptionColbert and Co are delighted to offer this stunning Victorian house for rental. This very unique property has impressive views overlooking Youghal Bay, its magnificent seas and headlands. Available for long term letting from 1st September this house is a veritable Aladdin's cave. Only minutes' walk from the centre of Youghal town, this historic house has oodles of character. The house was built in the 1840s and as you enter through the stone archway entrance there is a gun turret in the wall behind the front gate which originally protected the town. These were part of the original city walls. The house is on the left hand side and is semi-detached. At the side of the house is a decking area wrapped around the house which has been recently painted.
FeaturesEnter through the stained glass main door through a beautiful arch. Here is a beautiful original dresser and mirror. The flooring is shiny black marble throughout the hall. To the left is the downstairs sitting room and up a step is the dining area which has a floor to ceiling mirror. There is original coving throughout the house and uninterrupted sea views. The kitchen has a brand new frost free fridge and a brand new oven with catalytic lining. The laundry room is at the end of the hall and has a Zanussi washing machine and houses the air to water filtration system control. This is a highly effective low cost modern clean way of heating a house and the water. It costs less than €100 per month and the house is very warm.
Walking up the carpeted stairs there is a powder room on the landing. Up 6 more steps enter the double bedroom which has a brand new King Size bed with beautiful crystal and wrought iron bed frame which matches the crystal light shade.
Then main sitting room has a Victorian original fireplace and mantle with a couch and 2 chairs and breath taking views over the sea. Behind the fireplace is another room which would be ideal for an office or study. Lots of book shelf storage space in this room.
Go up a flight of stairs and there are 2 doors. The left hand door leads to the water heater. Inside the Right hand door are steps leading up to the outside zen rooftop patio which has a fountain and its own Buddha. Ideal for yoga or meditation or an evening glass of wine to read a book. From here you have breathtaking views down the river.
Up another flight of stairs you have a double bedroom on the right hand side with a view of the Lighthouse. The Master bedroom is very spacious and has 4 windows overlooking the sea and the Lighthouse. Another 7 steps you have a state of the art bathroom with rain shower. Tiled with Marble tiling floor to ceiling and lots of mirrors.
12 month contract available.
This house is the most magnificent house and must be seen. 30 minute drive from Midleton and Little Island. 20 minutes to Dungarvan.
Available for immediate rental
Contact Niamh on 0876670628
DirectionsOn arriving in Youghal, drive past the lighthouse and the house will be on the left hand side at the old town walls before you head down the hill into the town