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Hollyhill House, Hollyhill, Kinsale, Co. Cork

5 Bed

2 Bath

217 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 217 m²
The sale of Hollyhill House represents a wonderful opportunity for someone wishing to own a stunning riverside holding with land and be only 10 minutes drive from Kinsale town. The historical property dates back to the early 1800s and is a large U-shaped property, with the majority of the dwelling area facing south to the river and east and west facing wings forming two courtyards and comprising out buildings, lofts, garage and storage areas. The property stands on c 4.62 acres of ground which includes a tree-lined avenue offering complete privacy, tarmac drive and parking, lawn, courtyards and paddock running right down to the river. The total floor area of all the buildings including the dwelling and out-buildings extends to 480 sq m (5181 sq ft) offering a fabulous wealth of options for a new owner to convert the existing out-buildings to habitable accommodation with limitless potential such as holiday cottages, a wellness centre, stables, workshops etc. The existing dwelling (habitable) floor area is 217 sq m (2335 sq ft), excluding the out-buildings. The property was completely renovated in the 1960s and has been well maintained in the intervening period. It has oil fired central heating which is complimented by storage heating. Accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall with two reception rooms, both with open fireplaces and views from large south-facing windows to the river and surrounding countryside, large kitchen / diner, well fitted and with views, office/wine cellar, bathroom and utility room on the ground floor. Upstairs are five bedrooms (four double). A staircase leads to a large attic divided into three rooms. Almost all rooms enjoy the stunning views of the river and in particular magnificent sunsets. The location of the property on the banks of the Bandon River is most attractive, being just a short drive from Kinsale town and only 20 minutes from Cork airport and just beyond to Cork city. West Cork is easily accessible making Hollyhill House an ideal location for those wishing to change their lifestyle, live in a scenic, tranquil setting with services close by and with stunning panoramic river and countryside views.
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Property Features

  • historical property dating back to early 1800s with endless potential for development
  • riverside holding on c 4.62 acres of ground with spectacular views
  • large floor area including dwelling house, outbuildings and loft
  • private, tranquil location only 10 minutes drive from Kinsale town, and 20 minutes from Cork airport
  • views from almost every room

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Property Facilities

  • Parking
  • Oil Fired Central Heating

BER Details


BER No: 108383175

Energy Performance Indicator: 459.9 kWh/m2/yr





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Daft ID: 15709642

Contact Agent


Patricia O'Regan

021 477 2338
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