Forthill, Summercove, Kinsale, Co. Cork, P17PX05
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Forthill, Summercove, Kinsale, Co. Cork, P17PX05


4 Bed

2 Bath

210 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 210 m²
Sitting on c. 0.5 acres this bright spacious home offers panoramic views over the outer harbour, Charles Fort, the Old Head of Kinsale and surrounding countryside. This is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a property in an exceptional location just a short stroll to Summercove village with the famous Bulman Pub & Restaurant, Summercove National School and minutes’ drive to Kinsale and all the amenities it has to offer. This single storey house offers a total floor area of c. 210 sqm and has well-proportioned rooms throughout. The entrance hall leads to a bright kitchen cum dining room. The kitchen has fully fitted units and a separate utility room. There are French doors leading from the kitchen to a decking & BBQ area with wonderful views to the sea. The kitchen cum dining area benefits from an open sun room providing additional natural light, soaking up the beautiful views over the bay and its surroundings. The large living room has floor to ceiling panoramic windows and a glass door that gives access onto the decking. There are spectacular panoramic views from this spacious room, with additional French doors leading to a separate patio. There are wood floors throughout the kitchen, entrance hall and living room. Located just off the living room is a home office, which could also be used a play area, games room or snug. There are four spacious bedrooms, three with built-in sliding robes. The master bedroom en-suite benefits from wonderful sea views. There is a family bathroom with a separate bath and has been fitted with quality sanitary ware. Externally the property offers a fully fenced garden with a well-maintained lawn and beautiful mature plants and shrubs. There is plenty of off street parking and a garage. There is also a basement for storage. The house is in good condition throughout, however, it would benefit from some modernisation work and is also a great opportunity for anyone wishing to add their own style and taste. Services: OFCH, Private Well, Private Septic Tank, Fibre Broadband Location Located just a 5 minutes' drive outside Kinsale town, this property is close to all the amenities of this pretty seaside town and approx. 25 minutes drive from the cosmopolitan city of Cork. 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 a number of golf courses in Kinsale, Clonakilty and Bandon 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, Kinsale Gourmet Festival, the Cork Jazz Festival, the Cork Film Festival, along with a thriving music and opera programme. Kinsale is also home to some of Ireland’s finest restaurants, contributing to its title as Gourmet Capital of Ireland. There are 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. Disclaimer/Privacy Policy Finest International Real Estate Ireland Ltd. t/a Engel & Voelkers act as agents for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are, give notice that: 1. 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Property Features

  • Outstanding views to the outer harbour, Charles Fort and the Old Head of Kinsale
  • 0.5 acres site

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School Name
School NameSummercove National SchoolDistance810mPupils217
School NameSt Multose National SchoolDistance1.9kmPupils69
School NameScoil Naomh EltinDistance2.4kmPupils385
School Name
School NameGaelscoil Chionn TsáileDistance3.3kmPupils169
School NameBelgooly National SchoolDistance4.9kmPupils361
School NameDunderrow National SchoolDistance7.6kmPupils192
School NameBallinspittle National SchoolDistance8.2kmPupils195
School NameRennies National SchoolDistance8.8kmPupils147
School NameBallinadee National SchoolDistance9.4kmPupils128
School NameKnocknamanagh National SchoolDistance10.6kmPupils101
School Name
School NameKinsale Community SchoolDistance2.6kmPupils1444
School NameEdmund Rice CollegeDistance14.1kmPupils569
School NameCarrigaline Community SchoolDistance14.9kmPupils1054
School Name
School NameGaelcholáiste Charraig Ui LeighinDistance15.2kmPupils213
School NameColáiste Na ToirbhirteDistance17.1kmPupils424
School NameColáiste Muire- Réalt Na MaraDistance17.4kmPupils477
School NameSt. Brogan's CollegeDistance17.9kmPupils789
School NameBandon Grammar SchoolDistance18.1kmPupils726
School NameHamilton High SchoolDistance18.1kmPupils429
School NameDouglas Community SchoolDistance20.1kmPupils526
TypeBusDistance540mStopCharles FortRoute253DestinationKinsale, Stop 247191ProviderTfi Local Link Cork
TypeBusDistance1.6kmStopBridge ViewRoute226DestinationKinsaleProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance1.7kmStopBridge ViewRoute226xDestinationMtuProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance1.7kmStopBridge ViewRoute226DestinationKent Train StationProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance1.8kmStopKinsale Hotel & SpaRoute254DestinationKinsale Hotel & SpaProviderTfi Local Link Cork
TypeBusDistance2.1kmStopKinsaleRoute226DestinationKent Train StationProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance2.1kmStopKinsaleRoute253DestinationClonakiltyProviderTfi Local Link Cork
TypeBusDistance2.1kmStopKinsaleRoute226DestinationKinsaleProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance2.1kmStopKinsaleRoute254DestinationKinsale Hotel & SpaProviderTfi Local Link Cork
TypeBusDistance2.1kmStopKinsaleRoute226xDestinationMtuProviderBus Éireann


Property Facilities

  • Parking
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

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BER No: 116624388

Energy Performance Indicator: 190.74 kWh/m2/yr





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