DescriptionYankee Cottage, Upper Curragh, Ardmore, County Waterford is a truly amazing beach front property.
Perched literally overlooking the magic Curragh Beach, one of the plethora of special beaches dotted around the picturesque village of Ardmore in West Waterford. Offering phenomenal residential and leisure opportunities, this award winning Architectural designed property boasts unrivaled “Fish Eye” views and is truly a generation purchase.
This exquisite residence stands on circa 5 acres and has a private landscaped Garden behind an automatic gated entrance. A gravel driveway courtyard and secure post and rail fence on the land further compliment the property.
Yankee Cottage is just 45 minutes drive from Cork International Airport and in close proximity to the boutique Cliff House Hotel in Ardmore and the lovely Whitehorses Restaurant.
Built in 1997/1998, an impressive Swimming Pool forms the central theme to this home giving the impression of having a private Leisure Centre as it also includes full Jacuzzi, Steam Room and Sauna. As the Swimming Pool is at eye level with the ocean we will leave it to your own imagination to visualise an experience of a morning swim without being in the ocean.
The kitchen/dining/sitting areas are relaxing in design with an abundance of natural light and sea views that any amount superlatives would fail to do justice. The American style oak kitchen has stainless steel Viking appliances with black granite tops, breakfast and dining area; while one can float to the sitting room and enjoy the ambiance of an open fire all the while admiring the natural beating of Curragh Beach to the left with the swimming pool on your right hand side.
The master bedroom in the west wing is totally private and secluded and comprises of a large bedroom and dressing area with full ensuite Jacuzzi bathroom. It also boasts a gas fireplace for those Winter nights and a French door leading to balcony area for relaxing or “al fresco” breakfast.
The den/study is to the rear of the home but such is the clever design, it enjoys a sea view through the swimming pool.
The master guest bedroom is impressive with full ensuite and again sliding doors to the front gives the guests an opportunity to allow the sea breeze to flow into the bedroom.
Bedroom 3 has a postcard frame sea view with full ensuite facilities while bedroom 4, again full ensuite, is secluded and peaceful for that perfect nights sleep.
The Garage is large enough to park your Boat, Quad Bikes and your weekend/holiday vehicle. With full alarm and CCTV system, Intercom system, with built in speakers and individual Sound/TV systems in each room, Yankee Cottage has every conceivable convenience and experience one would want in a full time or weekend home.
Other rooms include Utility Room, Storage Room, Laundry area and the plant/engine room for the house.
Yankee Cottage is a special property which was loved and revered by its late current owner. Opportunities to purchase homes like Yankee Cottage are extremely rare. Enjoy the pictorial essay and book your private appointment to view one of the premier coastal homes on the South Coast of Ireland with the coastal boutique sales agent Brian Gleeson Property.
BER DetailsBER: C2 BER No.104543277 Energy Performance Indicator:191.99 kWh/m²/yr