DescriptionAn impressive five-bedroom family home set on an elevated site of 0.4 acre approx. of mature gardens. This property is in a highly desirable area, just a two-minute drive from the Dunkettle interchange. Originally built in the 1960's, the property was completely renovated and extended in 2007. This beautiful spacious home offers the utmost in modern living and is finished to a very high standard.
This secure property is accessed through automated gates with intercom keypad. The entrance has a large tarmacadam driveway which leads to the front and side of the property providing ample parking. Outside, the rear of the property is accessed through a walled entrance gate linking the house and garage. This opens onto an enclosed courtyard with waterfall feature, private patio and gravel area, ideal for entertaining in the evening sun. There is stepped access to the raised rear garden which has a large lawn and play area.
It's a rare find to have a property with stunning countryside and harbour views in such close proximity to the Jack Lynch tunnel and Dublin motorway M8, with Glanmire, Glounthaune and Cork city all within a few minutes' drive. This beautiful turn-key property is also within walking distance to both primary and secondary schools.
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AccommodationEntrance Hall The composite front door opens into a bright and welcoming entrance hall with a tiled floor. It has both a storage press and hot press.
Sitting Room 4.18m x 3.58m. This is a bright reception room with timber floor and open fireplace with a marble surround. It overlooks the front garden and rolling fields of the neighbouring farmland.
Kitchen/Dining/Living 8.31m x 6.81m. This is a spacious and bright open plan area flooded with light. It has polished porcelain tiles running throughout. The kitchen has a vaulted ceiling with Velux windows allowing light to flood into this space. It has fitted floor and eye level units with an integrated double oven, hob, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. There is also an island unit for extra storage and casual dining. French doors open out to the patio area which captures the evening sun. The dining area sits between three windows and enjoys triple aspect while the living area has a stone cladded wall behind the free-standing wood burning stove.
Utility Room 4.31m x 1.65m. The polished porcelain floor from the kitchen continues here. It has fitted floor and eye level storage units and it is plumbed for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
Guest w.c. This room is fully tiled, comprises of a two-piece suite.
Office 2.15m x 1.64m. This room has a solid timber floor and is fitted with built-in desk, storage presses and filing drawers. It has a large window overlooking the rear of the property.
Bathroom 4.08m x 1.95m. Fully tiled with a four-piece suite and is fitted with an electric shower. Dimmer mood lighting fitted over the bath.
Bedroom 1 4.22m x 3.6m. Large double room overlooking the front of the property with timber floor and built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 2 3.48m x 2.43m. Overlooking the front of the house with a timber floor and built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 3 3.59m x 2.35m. This room is located to the rear of the property with a solid timber floor and built-in wardrobes.
Landing The landing is bright with a dormer window to the front of the house.
Bedroom 4 4.89m x 4.84m. This is a large double room with dual aspect. There is a dormer window to the front and Velux window to the rear. It also has a walk-in wardrobe fitted with shelving and hanging rails.
Bedroom 5 4.87m x 4.35m. This is another large double room with a dormer window to the front and Velux window to the rear. It has built in wardrobes.
Shower Room 2.18m x 1.81m. This room is fully tiled and comprises of a three-piece shower suite.
Garden Nestled on a 0.4-acre site this home is surrounded by landscaped gardens and countryside views. The gardens are laid out in grass to front and rear and boast mature shrubs and planting. To the front and side, you have ample parking with stepped access to the front door. The rear garden is south facing with a large patio area running the length of the back of the property and there is stepped access to the lawn area which is bounded by hedging and timber fencing. Garden lighting runs along the back-garden wall and in the water feature to enjoy the long Summer evenings on the patio.
Garage has an up-and-over door to the front, while also having a teak door to the side with wall lights opening onto the patio area creating a charming courtyard effect. The garage is both wired and plumbed.
There is also a Barna shed and an outside tap. There are gates on both sides of the house making the back of the property completely secure.
BER DetailsBER: C3
BER No: 104442660
Performance Indicator: 222.48 kWh/m2/yr
DirectionsFrom Cork city, make your way in to Glanmire village, pass the traffic lights and garage, take a right and go over the hump back bridge, keep right, continue to the top of the hill, along the old Dunkettle road. It is the sixth house on the right after passing Woodville estate. See Agent sign.
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Cork on 021 427 3041