551 The Heron, Jacobs Island, Mahon, Co. Cork, T12W599
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551 The Heron, Jacobs Island, Mahon, Co. Cork, T12W599


2 Bed

2 Bath

95 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 95 m²
Savills is delighted to present No.551 The Heron, probably one of the best positioned apartment offerings in Jacobs Island. This superior generously sized penthouse apartment has commanding harbour views and is beautifully presented. It is superbly located just on the edge of Cork city and is convenient to a host of fantastic amenities. Situated on the very top of The Heron, this very spacious penthouse is decorated to a high standard and has large array of glazing allowing in an abundance sunshine and taking full advantage the amazing vistas over Lough Mahon and Cork Harbour. There are three large south facing terraces giving one plenty of options to sit out and soak it all up. Upon entering this magnificent penthouse, you will be greeted with a beautifully floored entrance hall and continuing ahead you will enter the fantastic open plan livingroom, dining and kitchen. The kitchen area is great with a fully fitted kitchen installed and a great selection of appliances. The living/dining area is amazingly bright and spacious, with a double height ceiling and windows. There is direct access to two a very large terraces, perfect for eating out and entertaining. There are plenty of options to tend a small garden or to catch a breath of fresh air! The master bedroom is a generous double room with direct access to another private terrace, has wardrobe space and a beautifully tiled en-suite. Bedroom two is large double bedroom with a sunny southern aspect and a built-in wardrobe. The master bathroom is tastefully tiled and has a great selection of bathroom ware. In addition, there is one private underground car space with the apartment. Jacobs Island is exceptionally well located and is adjacent to the Blackrock Castle Greenway which offers superb river view walks and off-road cycle paths to Cork City and beyond. It also benefits from a regular bus stop on site for easy access to the city centre with easy pedestrian and vehicular access. City Gate and Mahon Point Shopping Centre are both within strolling distance. This property also boasts easy access to the South Link Road network, the Jack lynch tunnel and M8 Cork - Dublin Road. The bus stop at the entrance to the development has reliable bus service to the City Centre (Bus No. 215 / 215 A). BER No: B3 BER Number: 116542325 Energy Performance Indicator: 144.3kWh/m2/yr VIEWING By appointment with Savills Cork (021) 427 1371 or email: cork@savills.ie Bus Stop 25m N40 South Link Road 600m Mahon Point (Shopping, cinema, services) 1.2km Mater Private Hospital and VHI Swift Clinic 1.3km Horgan' s Quay (Apple) 8.5km Kent Train Station 9.4km Cork City Centre 9km UCC 9.7km CUH 10.1km Cork Airport 10km Apple Holyhill 13km Ringaskiddy 13.7km Entrance Hallway Timber flooring floor, recess light fittings, skylight. Kitchen/Dining/Living Room This beautiful and generous space with its double ceiling height is simply fantastic. Once one walks into the room you will be amazed. This spacious area incorporates a beautiful fully fitted kitchen with eye/ floor level units with breakfast counter. There is also a great selection of appliances including an electric hob, oven/grill, extractor fan, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and fridge/freezer. In addition, this area has solid American oak timber flooring, contemporary light fittings, recess lighting, curtains, blinds, TV and telephone point, access to two large terraces with uninterrupted views of Lough Mahon and Cork Harbour. Master Bedroom A fantastic south facing double bedroom with direct access to its own private terrace. There are again great views and superb privacy here. Includes, carpet, curtains, light fitting, built-in-wardrobe, telephone and TV point. Ensuite Fully tiled, large skylight allowing natural light, WC, WHB, shower, light fitting, extractor fan, towel radiator Bedroom 2 Again, a generous south facing double room with a built-in wardrobe, carpet, light fitting, built-in-wardrobe, TV, and telephone point. Bathroom Tastefully tiled, large skylight allowing natural light, bath, shower, WC, WHB, extractor, towel radiator, light fitting. Hotpress Electric dual immersion and ample storage. Cloak / Storage Room Ample storage Terrace (Approx.) Main Terrace - 10.6 sq m / 114 sq ft Dining Terrace - 6.2 sq m / 67 sq ft Bedroom Terrace - 5.12 sq m / 55 sq ft DIRECTIONS: From entrance into Mahon Point Shopping Centre, traveling toward the N40 South Link Road, passing Johnson & Perrott on your right, cross the bridge and enter Jacobs Island after 390m. Continue straight and you with come to a roundabout and take the first exit. Continue straight for 330m and development is straight ahead of you. Alternatively, for SatNav or Google Maps input: T12 W599

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Property Features

  • Beautiful 2-bedroom penthouse apartment
  • Approx. 95 sq m / 1023 sq ft
  • Three large external terraces approx. 22 sq m / 235 sq ft
  • Commanding views over Cork Harbour
  • Not overlooked, offering total private living
  • Lovely sunny aspect and light filled
  • Excellent presentation and decoration
  • Includes car space / excellent public bus service
  • High speed broadband / GFCH
  • Secure access / Landscaped communal gardens

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BER Details


BER No: 116542325

Energy Performance Indicator: 144.3 kWh/m2/yr





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