DescriptionOld world 3 bedroom cottage with magnificent ocean and harbour views, it has a unique site of 1.18 Acres (0.48 Hectares) as planning permission is next to near impossible to obtain in this highly sought after location, unfortunately, the current property has recently fallen into disuse but could easily be improved to modern standards. T
The property now lends itself to the opportunity of a new build or improvement of the existing dwelling, you must meet strict local planning guidelines to build in this area but as there is already an existing dwelling on the site the property presents a rare opportunity for someone to build their dream home in a dream location that would otherwise be unattainable because of the strict planning permission guidelines.
There are breath-taking panoramic views of Kinsale harbour and magnificent ocean views as far out as The Old head of Kinsale, all views can be enjoyed from the living room, dining room and kitchen. Outside the property selection of large garages and outbuildings
Garage 1: 15' 00'' ft X 47' 00'' Ft = 705 Sq ft (65.49 m2)
Garage 2: 30' 09''ft X 13' 02'' Ft = 407 Sq ft (37.81 m2)
Garage 3: 19' 09''ft X 18' 09'' Ft = 376 Sq ft (34.93 m2)
Garage 4: 07' 00''ft X 15' 08'' Ft = 105 Sq ft (09.75 m2)
This property's location needs to be viewed to be appreciated.
Cottage Accommodation Measurements: The measurements and arrangements of the accommodation can be seen on the floor plans contained within the brochure.
From Cork (R600) turn left at first the crossroads (Signposted ''Carlton Hotel'' & Charles Fort) before going into Kinsale town, pass Saint Etlin's cemetery on your right hand side, take the second right hand turn for Charles Fort and Summercove, the property is quarter of a mile on your left-hand side with Agents For Sale Board on the property.
From Kinsale take the low road for Summercove & Ardbrack and pass the ''Spaniard Bar'' on your left-hand side, continue on straight for the Bulman Bar & Restaurant and Charles Fort, at Charles fort turn left, continue on straight for a quarter of a mile on your left-hand side with Agents For Sale Board on the property.
Old Head Golf Course is 10 minutes' drive. Kinsale has a natural enclosed harbour at the mouth of the Bandon River. It is protected by two ancient fortresses, Charles Fort and James Fort, built in the early 17th century. The town is well-known for its medieval Georgian and Victorian architecture and its maze of narrow streets. Yachting, fine restaurants, authentic pubs and terrific shopping are at your doorstep. Shannon Airport is 63 miles. Cork is 15 miles. Killarney is 50 miles. Kinsale is a historic town and is famous for its exemplary gourmet restaurants, breath-taking views and old town centre. It also has the usual requirements for family living with a number of very good schools, both primary and secondary close by.
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 three 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, and 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 lots of welcoming pubs. Cork International Airport is conveniently located 20 minutes' drive from Kinsale with direct links within Ireland and to Major European and UK cities.
All local amenities are available in Kinsale, schools, shops etc.
FeaturesSouth Facing Site with magnificent ocean and harbour views.
1.18 Acres (0.48 Hectares)
Excellent Development opportunity
BER DetailsBER: E1 BER No.110564580 Energy Performance Indicator:324.01 kWh/m²/yr