DescriptionA Victorian property with immense potential! - B & B / Going Concern.
Robin Hill has been a family home until the mid 20th Century, when it was converted into a rectory then a Guest House & FIne dining restaurant. This unique property originally built by the Rushbrooke Family in 1866 is perched on an elevated position boasting wonderful views over Cork Harbour. The property is currently being run as a very successful 4 star Failte Ireland awarded Bed & Breakfast and also offers holistic treatments / respite breaks to guests. An incredible opportunity for a discerning purchaser to acquire this uniquely beautiful and sensitively restored period residence on a 0.6 acre site set in mature gardens on the outskirts of the historic town of Cobh. It is a haven of peace and tranquility, which can be enjoyed from so many different aspects. A beautiful property in impeccable condition with much of the original architectural features preserved. The present owner has invested considerable time and expenditure sensitively restoring the property. The property also has a self contained 2 bedroom apartment with a spacious lounge and modern kitchen/dinner with private court yard which is adjoining the main building. In addition there is a small 1 bedroom self contained wooden chalet which is currently rented as a holiday let or would make a perfect Granny annexe. There is ample parking at the front of the property . The house is eligible for the period residence government grant scheme to help with upkeep and restoration and has a commercial licence to run a business.
Viewing is a must.
AccommodationGround Floor: over 150sq. m floor
Victorian Entrance porch
Entrance Hallway & Reception Area 5.7ms x 2.0ms
Stairs leading to Second Floor
Ladies & Gents WC
Office 3.10ms x 2.31ms
Large Lounge 7.6.00 ms x 4.00ms with original shuttered bay window over-looking the garden and views across the harbour including open fire place.
Drawing Room 5.60ms x 4.30ms
General Purpose Room 3.68ms 3.62ms
Large Open Plan Room 7.00ms x 5.48ms with double glass doors leading out to a terraced outdoor eating area with a view.
Lobby & Kitchen 4.50ms x 3.50ms with large storage rooms leading to wooden decking patio & gravel garden.
Garage 6.50ms x 3.50ms
Garden - including sheds and green house.
First Floor: approximately 140sq. m floor space
Large landing area with beautiful window at rear end.
6 En-suite Bedrooms
Bedroom 1: 5.10ms x 4.40ms En-suite shower room and double aspect windows with sea views.
Bedroom 2: 5.10ms x 3.38ms En-suite shower room double aspect window with sea views.
Bedroom 3: 5.00ms x 3.80ms En-suite shower room.
Bedroom 4: 5.40ms x 3.40ms En-suite shower room.
Bedroom 5: 5.20ms x 4.50ms En-suite bathroom.
Bedroom 6: 3.90 x 3.60ms En-suite shower room.
Private 2-Bedroom Apartment (separate access)
Hallway: 9.70 ms x 1.20 ms
Bathroom: 2.10 ms 1.40 ms Tiled floor & walls. Toilet, wash hand basin & corner bath.
Bedroom 1: 3.80 ms x 3.50 ms Fitted wardrobes.
Bedroom 2: 3.90 ms x 3.60 ms Fitted wardrobes.
Lounge: 6.20 ms x 3.80 ms Built-in unit and arched features.
Kitchen/Dinner: 5.40 ms x 3.50 ms Tiled floor and fully fitted units.
Wine Cellar 5.30 ms x 5.25 ms
Garage (outside) 6.50 ms x 3.50 ms
Private Courtyard With decking.
• Mature private gardens with croquet lawn, Grape Vines, , Glass house, Vegetable garden, overlooking Cork Harbour with breathtaking views.
• 30 minutes from Cork International Airport
• 10 minutes walk to Railway Station and to Cobh town which is steeped in history.
• 30 minute drive to Cork City