DescriptionGarry O’Donnell of ERA Downey McCarthy is delighted to present to the market this magnificently preserved six bedroom, three-storey Victorian property dating back to C. 1850 and which still retains many of its original period features. Perched on an elevated site at the top of St. Patrick’s Hill, Cork city, this property benefits from breath taking uninterrupted views of the southern and western suburbs of the city. The property boasts an unrivalled residential address within the emerging Victorian Quarter offering a diverse range of bars, restaurants, live entertainment venues and local amenities such as primary and secondary level schools and spacious green areas for family pursuits.
Briefly, the internal accommodation consists which retains man of its original features including of a reception hallway, living room, lounge, lobby, and kitchen/dining area on the ground floor. The first floor boasts three spacious bedrooms one of which offers a modern en-suite bathroom and a walk in wardrobe area while the second floor consists of a further three bedrooms.
Viewing is essential to fully appreciate what this home has to offer.
AccommodationThe front of the property has steps from the main road which allow access to a maintenance-free concrete patio area. Wrought iron railings surrounding the perimeter. The property offers a generous enclosed garage suitable for off street parking or storage.
The rear of the property features a concrete courtyard area. The area offers an outside toilet, taps and lighting together with a tool storage area and an enclosed storage area which houses the oil burner. A steel staircase from the courtyard allows access to both roofs over the extended kitchen/dining area and sheds.
RoomsReception Hallway - 6.3m x 2.06m
A teak door with glass centre and side panelling allows access to this impressive reception hallway. This area has one centre light piece, magnificent covings around the ceiling, carpet flooring, one large radiator, attractive dado rail and skirtings, and two power points. A doorway from the hallway allows access to the main living room.
Living Room - 4.7m x 4.83m
A spectacular main living room features 3.1m high ceilings with magnificent decorative coving surrounding the centre light piece and ceiling. The room offers two large windows overlooking the front of the property which flood the room with natural light, carpet flooring, one large radiator and built-in display and storage cabinets on both sides of the fireplace which has an electric insert. There are two power points and magnificent teak doors with attractive stain glass side and top panelling allowing access to the lounge.
Lounge - 4.1m x 4.28m
This versatile room offers one window to the rear of the property, carpet flooring, picture rails surrounding the walls and display and storage cabinets on both sides of the fireplace. There is one centre light piece, two radiators, fourteen power points, two wall mounted light pieces, one telephone point and one television point. A door from the room allows access to a pantry.
Lobby - 1.46m x 2.7m
Located off the hallway the lobby area has tile flooring, one centre light piece, two power points, built-in storage, one window overlooking the courtyard and a timber door which allows access to the rear yard. A doorway from this room allows access to the extended kitchen.
Kitchen/Dining - 3.83m x 2.46m
The kitchen features tile flooring and modern pippy oak fitted units at eye and floor level with extensive worktop counters on both sides of the room. The kitchen features an integrated double oven and hob, an extractor fan and a stainless steel sink together with plumbing for a dishwasher/washing machine, space for a dryer and a freezer and fridge freezer. There is one centre light piece, fourteen power points and two windows overlooking the rear courtyard.
Stairs and First Floor Landing -
The light filled stairs and landing are fitted with carpet flooring. The landing has superb decorative coving, one radiator and two power points and. Located off the half landing access to the bathroom is gained via a timber door with attractive glass panelling.
Bathroom - 1.6m x 2.95m
The bathroom features a four piece suite including a corner shower area with a Triton T80xr shower. The area has tiled flooring, tiled walls, one window to the rear of the property, one centre light piece, and one radiator.
Bedroom 1 - 4.1m x 4.72m
This spacious double bedroom has one window to the rear of the property, including a curtain rail and curtains. The room has carpet flooring, attractive decorative coving and picture rail. There is one radiator, an open fireplace, four power points and a telephone point. A door from this room allows access to a walk in storage area.
Walk in Storage - 3.04m x 1.7m
This area has vinyl floor covering, one window to the side of the property, a built-in worktop counter and built-in storage space on both sides of the room. There is one centre light piece and four power points.
En-Suite Bathroom - 2.28m x 0.85m
This modern En suite bathroom offers a two piece suite and a corner shower area incorporating a Triton T80z electric shower. The room boasts impressive tiling from floor to ceiling, one centre light piece, one extractor fan and attractive coving surrounding the ceiling.
Bedroom 2 - 4.72m x 4.05m
This superb double bedroom has two windows to the front of the property, giving panoramic views over Cork city. Both windows include curtain rail and curtains. This room has carpet flooring, built-in storage from floor to ceiling, attractive decorative coving, two radiators, one wall mounted light piece, one television point, and eight power points.
Bedroom 3 - 3.3m x 2.6m
A double bedroom has one window to the front of the property, offering panoramic views over Cork city. The room has carpet flooring, one centre light piece, one radiator and two power points.
Stairs and Second Floor Landing -
The staircase features carpet flooring throughout and one window to the rear of the property introduces extensive natural light to the area. There is one centre light piece within the stairwell and and two centre light fittings on the landing.
Bedroom 4 - 4.16m x 4.7m
This spacious double bedroom has one window to the rear of the property. The room has carpet flooring, one centre light piece, one radiator, and six power points.
Bedroom 5 - 4.45m x 4.36m
This magnificent double bedroom has two windows overlooking the front of the property, giving amazing views of Cork city. The room has carpet flooring, one centre light piece, one radiator and two power points.
Bedroom 6 - 3.2m x 2.5m
This single room has one window to the front of the property. There is one centre light piece, one radiator, four power points, and wall-mounted shelving.
FeaturesApprox. 203 Sq. M / 2185 Sq. Ft
Built Approx. 1850
Splendid Victorian property retaining many original features
Panoramic views over Cork city
Superb location in the heart of Cork city centre
Oil fired central heating
PVC double glazed windows
Six spacious bedrooms
Off street parking/storage within a large private garage
DirectionsPlease see Eircode T23 FH3E for directions.
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