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Rose Hill House, Lee Road

6 Bed

4 Bath

325 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 325 m²
Savills are delighted to present to the open market Rose Hill House, Lee Road, a deceptively spacious period home in excellent decorative order situated within a quiet cul de sac setting. The property was re-wired, replumbed and refurbished in recent years whilst keeping its period property charm and character. Originally built c. 1895, the property has grown in size along the way and today is set out over three levels with each level maximising space and natural light thanks to its southerly orientation. Rose Hill House is a six bedroom plus study, family home situated in a little known cul de sac just off the start of the Lee Road, it is within minutes of UCC, CUH and the Bons Secours hospitals. Upon arrival you are greeted by a coded pedestrian entrance and a large double garage with electric roller shutter doors providing off street parking for two cars. Making your way into the front garden brings you to a real city oasis where you can hear the sound of the Lee fields river cascading down the channel. This is an inspiring and private space made up of a level and manicured lawn space, limestone patio, raised flower beds and a repointed stone wall with recently fitted cast iron railings. Here you will also find an array of planting to include Wisteria plant making its way around the arched doorway and a beautiful Olive tree. Stepping over the threshold of Rose Hill House brings you to an inviting hallway with high ceilings and original plasterwork. On the ground floor you will find a relaxing drawing room, library, a calming dining room, bright and private kitchen/breakfast room, a large utility room, guest lavatory and a perfectly placed wine cellar. Making your way up the gradually ascending staircase, you will find a laundry room and services room on the return of the stairs followed by three bedrooms on the first floor including the maser bedroom which is home to a large dressing room and en-suite. The top of the house which is an addition to the original building provides three more bedrooms, a large office space and shower room. The rear garden space can be accessed from both the ground floor and first floor. Here you will find two tiers of garden space bounded by an original stone wall. This space is almost completely private, the upper tier would make an ideal herb and vegetable garden. Rose Hill House is ideally situated for anybody looking to be close to the convenience of the city whilst living in a beautiful period home which has been renovated and refurbished. Contact us today about this fantastic home. VIEWING By appointment with Savills Cork (021) 427 1371 or Within 10 minutes of Fitzgerald park, The Mardyke Arena, The Lee Fields and Sunday' s Well tennis club. Ground Floor Hallway Inviting and bright space accessed via solid wood door with overhead fanlight window, solid oak wood floor, original stairs, dado rail, original plasterwork and open plan under stairs storage area. Drawing Room Well-proportioned room with sanded and varnished wood floor, cornicing, archway, double height skirting board, feature marble fireplace and large south facing sash window. Dining Room Beautiful room with sanded and varnished wood floor, stunning marble fireplace with brass hood, tiled insert and base, picture rail, cornicing and wall lights. Large south facing sash window. Kitchen/Breakfast room Bright south facing room with an abundance of eye and floor level units, tiled floor, granite counter tops, island unit with built in storage and granite worktops, recessed lighting, double doors lead onto the Limestone patio area, operating windows shutters in place. Utility Room / Storeroom Accessed from the kitchen, this is a large rectangular space at the rear of the property. It provides eye and floor level units, sink, plumbing for a washing machine and dryer and rear access point. It can also be accessed from the main hallway. Wine Cellar Located off the storeroom. Shelving. Exposed original stone walls. Library Located off the drawing room, this is a quiet space that could also act as a playroom or home office. Guest lavatory WC. Whb. First Floor Laundry Room Located on the return of the stairs opposite the services room. Spacious room with storage cupboards. Rear access point. Master Bedroom Large bright double room with superb views, feature marble fireplace with cast iron insert, picture rail and wall lights. Walk in dressing room. En Suite WC. Whb. Shower unit, tiled floor and walls, heated tower rail and skylight. Bedroom 2 Superb double room with south facing views, picture rail, marble fireplace with cast iron insert and shelved wardrobe. Bedroom 3 Bright double room with city views. Original cast iron fireplace. Bathroom WC. Whb. Cast iron bath. Shelved hot press. Window seat. Tiled floor and walls. Heated towel rail. Second Floor Bedroom 4 Double room with magnificent south facing views. Bedroom 5 Double room located to the rear. Bedroom 6 Double room located to the rear with built-in wardrobe. Home office Spacious room with built-in shelving and desk. Superb city views. Shower Room WC. Whb. Shower unit. Tiled floor and splashback. Recessed lighting. Heated towel rail. Garage Double garage with electric roller shutter door. This space can provide off street parking for two cars or function as a home gym or workshop. Open eaves provide extra storage space. Pedestrian access point to from garden. DIRECTIONS: T23 TFR7
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Property Features

  • Gracious 6-bedroom period home
  • Approx. 325 sq m / 3500 sq ft
  • Period features remain intact
  • Marvin double glazed sash windows
  • Cat 5 Cabling / Broadband
  • Bosch surround sound system
  • South facing lawn and patio area
  • Double garage approx. 26 sq m / 290 sq ft
  • Within approx. 5 minutes' walk of UCC
  • GFCH / Mains services / Alarm

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