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IrelandCorkCork CityBlackrockToorak, Blackrock Road, Cork, T12 KX2H


Toorak, Blackrock Road, Cork, T12 KX2H

5 beds 5 baths 281.9m 2Energy RatingSemi-Detached House Refreshed on Sep 25, 2020
Sherry FitzGerald Cork
Sherry FitzGerald Cork
Tel: 021 427 3041
PSRA Licence No. 002183
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'Toorak' is a spectacular 4-bedroom period home located in this most sought-after triple A location off the Blackrock Road. This home offers a great blend of the original features with a contemporary and modern twist spread over the property. The original features are very evident and provide character from the 9ft ceilings, sash windows, wall panelling and ceiling coving. 'Toorak' has been renovated and upgraded to a very high standard throughout by the current owners. The drawing room to the front of the house offers beautiful natural light with large bay windows. The bespoke kitchen which flows beautifully onto a large living / dining area and garden room overlooking the landscaped back garden. On the half landing there is a double bedroom with a full bathroom. The first floor level has the master bedroom which offers a boutique hotel charm feel about the room, the dressing room which would have been bedroom 6 in its day is now linked with a beautiful walk-in wardrobe which has floor to ceiling built in units. This flows into the ensuite, which has been fully newly decorated with a good quality four-piece suite. The two half landings overlooking the rear of the property have a bedroom with a separate bathroom off each. The top floor level has a double bedroom with a guest W/C and a single bedroom which is currently being used as a storeroom but could be used for whatever the new owner's desire. There is a beautiful high-quality wool neutral carpet throughout the house, reception rooms, entrance hall, stairs, landing and bedrooms. The location is ideal, close to the rejuvenated Blackrock Village, the Atlantic pond, and the Blackrock Railway walk. There is easy access to two boat clubs, a tennis club, a hurling club, a bowls club, and full range of primary/secondary schools in the area or city centre. The property is within walking distance of the city centre and is also on a main bus route to and from the city centre. Viewing comes highly recommended, it's a walk in and hang your hat opportunity!


Entrance Hall 4.85m x 4.07m. Upon entering the house, you are greeted with mosaic tiles and high ceilings and sash windows and wall panelling, which immediately oozes the charm in the house. This leads into the main reception hall which accesses all accommodation. Drawing Room 6.22m x 4.46m. This is a beautiful room to the front of the property with large bay sash windows with ornate plantation shutter blinds and has amazing natural light. There is a gas fire inset with a marble surround fireplace. The 9ft ceiling has feature coving with a ceiling rose. Dining Room 4.02m x 3.63m. This room can be accessed through double doors from the drawing room or directly form the hallway. The room has floor to ceiling fitted bookcase which combines for the perfect home office with lots of storage. There is access to the hidden internal courtyard between this and the extended garden room. Guest WC Comprises of a 2-piece suite with a tiled floor and a small cloak off. Kitchen 5.96m x 5.39m. The bespoke kitchen with floor and eye level units with feature granite island countertop with maximum storage throughout. Within the units there is a pantry with floor to ceiling storage. The island is finished with a solid oak countertop and under counter storage. There is a newly fitted gas AGA with an ornate tile back splash. There is also an integrated electric oven, hob, microwave, warming tray and Fridge freezer, and dishwasher. Solid oak floor throughout. Utility Room The utility room has floor and eye level units, plumped for washing machine, dryer and is the daily family access to the property at the side of the property. Living / Dining Room / Garden Room 9.09m x 4.13m. This room spans the entire rear of the property. There are bi fold doors from the kitchen. The solid oak floor flows through from the kitchen. The entire wall is floor to ceiling windows with a large sliding door. The light this room attracts through the 4 velux windows is superb. The walls are panelled and has access to the internal courtyard. It is finished with a gas stove which has the beautiful Le Droff surround finish. First half floor landing Access to bedroom 2 and separate bathroom. Bathroom 2.30m x 2.96m. Comprises of a 3-piece suite with a bathtub. The floor is the original timber flooring. The bathtub has surround tiling with a pump shower. The Hot Press is located within the room. Bedroom 3 3.54m x 3.06m. Large double room to the rear of the house with sash window and ornate plantation shutter blinds. First floor landing Has Access to Bedroom 3 which is a double bedroom and has a feature separate bathroom suite off the landing area. Master Bedroom Suite 6.25m x 5.01m. Boutique hotel style room oozes charm and character with the high ceilings, bay window, ceiling coving surround and ceiling rose. The room flows into the walk -in wardrobe. Walk In Wardrobe This has floor to ceiling built in units with recessed lighting. Access to ensuite. En Suite 1.94m x 3.75m. Contemporary bathroom which comprises of four-piece suite. The room has floor and wall porcelain tiles. It has a full-size bathtub and an extra-large walk-in shower with a pump shower. There is ample storage hidden behind the large mirrors. Second half floor landing Access to bedroom 3 and separate bathroom. Bathroom 3.22m x 2.82m. This room has the original timber floors and comprises of a 3-piece contemporary style suite. The shower cubicle has surround tiles with pump shower. Bedroom 2 3.51m x 3.05m. This room is a large double room overlooking the rear of the property with built in wardrobes. Second Floor Landing Access to bedroom 4 and Bedroom 5. Storeroom/ bedroom 5/ study 3.53m x 2.82m. Original sash window and timber floor, this room is currently been used as a storeroom but can be conveniently changed to whatever would suit the new owners' requirements. Bedroom 4 2.32m x 4.27m. Large double room overlooking the rear of the property. with built-in wardrobes offering ample storage. Wood panelled ceiling. WC Comprises of 2-piece suite with velux window. Feature Wood panelling walls and ceiling.

BER Details

BER: C3 BER No: 105470439 Performance Indicator: 215.88 kWh/m2/ye


From the city, head out the Blackrock Road passing Ashton School on the right. Toorak is along on the left, just opposite the turn on to Crab Lane.

Negotiator Details

Sheila O'Flynn

Viewing Information

Strictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Cork on 021 427 3041
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