Desmond Cottage is a fantastic opportunity to acquire a waterfront site within close distance of Kinsale town and within Castlepark Village. The site offers direct access to Kinsale Harbour and has amazing views across the harbour to Scilly, Ardbrack and Compass Hill. There is an existing disused stone cottage on site which requires total renovation. The site is for sale as is. Mains water and mains drainage available.
Castlepark is an ideal area for any water sport enthusiast. Close to the Dock beach it is ideal for families, swimmers, kayakers or any other water sport. Also, with Castlepark Marina on your door step the needs of boating enthusiast are well catered for. In addition the historic James Fort is also located in this area and provides wonderful pathways to walk its surroundings. This area of South West Ireland is of outstanding beauty with its dramatic coastline, unspoilt locations and safe beaches. Leisure activities are well catered for, Kinsale provides excellent sailing, yachting and fishing facilities from its two marinas. There are two world class golf courses including the renowned Old Head of Kinsale. Other recreational pursuits include walking, bathing, surfing, and horse riding. There are numerous cultural events held throughout the year, such as the world famous Kinsale Arts Festival, the Cork Jazz Festival, Cork Film Festival, Kinsale Gourmet Festival along with a thriving music and opera programme. Cork has several fine theatres, and Cork Opera House hosts many exceptional productions throughout the year. Kinsale is also home to some of Ireland’s finest restaurants, contributing to its title as Gourmet Capital of Ireland; along with many top class hotels and welcoming pubs. Cork International Airport is conveniently located 20 minutes drive from Kinsale with direct links to major European and UK cities.