- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 222 m²
Sherry FitzGerald are delighted to bring to the market this exceptional detached house on a large mature south facing site in a lovely sylvanian setting. Kingsley House stands proudly on 0.55 acres, perched on a beautiful site above Glounthaune village with views of Cork estuary. Nicely tucked away in a cul de sac, the home is a haven of tranquillity. This is a true hidden gem in the idyllic village of Glounthaune.
The great balance of accommodation provides for a generous sized five bedroom detached home, extending to approx. 222 Sq.
M, which has been well-maintained over the years. The grounds of Kingsley House are landscaped with mature lawns to the front, side and rear and features a beautiful mix of trees and shrubbery setting the tone for the overall pristine nature of this delightful house. A gated entrance leads to the property giving ample parking to the front and side of the property.
Upon entering the house, the entrance hall is very inviting with its high ceiling and light beaming through the window at the front of the property. The flow of accommodation works incredibly well with the splendidly appointed rooms of high ceilings and large windows adding to the sense of space. In brief, it consists of an entrance hall, two sitting rooms, study/office room, kitchen, dining room, utility room, guest W.C, and five bedrooms with two bathrooms on the first floor.
Glounthaune is an extremely convenient location offering residents the composure of country living while being a 15-minute drive to Cork city centre. Close by is the Jack Lynch Tunnel with easy access to the main routes to Dublin, Waterford, Rosslare as well as Cork city s southern & western suburbs, Cork airport and ferry port.
The natural amenities are plentiful and well-known including Cork Golf Club, Fota Wildlife Park and Fota Island Resort, perfect for all families to enjoy. Adjacent to the property are a range of services including Glounthaune greenway and harbour walks, Fitzpatrick s local shop, The Elm Tree Restaurant and Erin s Own GAA Club.
Glounthaune railway station and regional bus service links the village to Cork city, Cobh and Midleton, are within walking distance. The property is also convenient to schools, shopping centres and Little Island, offering a wide variety of coffee shops and retail outlets to include Eastgate Retail Park and The Radisson Blu Hotel & Leisure Centre.
Viewing is essential to fully appreciate this delightful home.
Porch 1.89m x 2.03. A bright porch leads to the entrance hall.
Entrance Hall 3.34m x 5.44m. Located just off the porch is a welcoming entrance hall consisting of a window to the front, with timber floor, understairs storage and large display window giving ample light.
Living Room 4.24m x 5.10m. This is a warm living room featuring a large window overlooking the front garden. There is an open fireplace and French doors opening onto the dining room. The floor is carpeted and there is one centre light & three wall lights. TV power point.
Sitting Room 5.19m x 6.18m. A beautiful airy sitting room located to the front of the property with scenic views and consists of sliding doors opening onto the front garden. TV power point.
Guest W.C. 1.77m x 1.16m. The guest W.C. consists of a two-piece suite with one window to the side of the property.
Kitchen 4.26m x 3.06m. The kitchen benefits from a good range of fitted floor and eye level units. There is an electric hob with extractor fan, and a built-in double oven. There is a tiled splashback and a laminate countertop. The floor has a lino covering and it consists of a centre light. There is a window facing out to the side of the property. Ample sockets and TV point.
Dining Room 4.23m x 3.48m. Just off the kitchen is a lovely dining room. The floor is carpeted, and it has one window facing out to the rear garden. TV point.
Study Room 5.41m x 2.95m. The study / office room is located to the rear of the property. It features two large windows overlooking the rear, an open fireplace and carpeted floor. This room can ideally be used as an alternative family room or playroom. TV power point.
Utility Room 4.53m x 2.05m. A generous sized utility room with tile flooring, and a window to the rear. It is plumbed for a washing machine and there are built-in floor level units, ideal for storage. There is a door to the side which gives access to the rear yard and front garden.
Landing 3.19m x 3.38m. Overlooking the staircase, this gives access to all bedrooms and main bathroom on the first floor. The floor is carpeted and there is a centre light with Staire access to attic.
Bedroom 1 3.12m x 5.47m. A large double bedroom to the front of the property. There is a window overlooking the front garden and features a walk-in-wardrobe. TV power point.
En-Suite 2.25m x 1.64m. There is a three-piece bath suite with tiled walls and a carpeted floor.
Bedroom 2 3.57m x 3.23m. This is a double bedroom to the rear of the property. It features a walk-in closet. TV power point & vanity unity.
Bedroom 3 2.98m x 3.24m. A double bedroom to the rear of the property. It consists of one window and the floor is carpeted. TV power point & vanity unit.
Bedroom 4 3.14m x 3.53m. This is a double bedroom with one window overlooking the front garden. It consists of a small closet.
Bedroom 5 2.07m x 3.50m. A single bedroom with one window overlooking the front garden with a small closet and vanity unit.
Main Bathroom 2.24m x 1.64m. Family bathroom tiled floor to walls. It consists of a three-piece shower suite with a vanity unit. There is a heated towel rail and one window to the rear.
Detached Outhouses There are two detached outhouses (approx 34 Sq. M) located to the rear of the property. They are fully insulated and ideally made for storage purposes. Wired with electric sockets.
Garden The front walled in garden has a southerly aspect boasting a mature lawn with beautiful shrubbery. The property is surrounded by trees offering full privacy to the homeowner.
On the N25 take the exit for Glounthaune/Little Island. At the traffic lights take a left for Glounthaune. Turn right and carry on that road until you reach the Sacred Heart church located on your left. Take that left turn and carry on that hill, under the Dry Bridge until you pass Annmount. The entrance to the property is the next right, the house is located on your left.
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