- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 316 m²
Sherry FitzGerald Carroll are very proud to present Templetown House (previously Stella Maris) to the market, a beautiful country house set upon over 3 acres of lush gardens and lawns in an elevated headland position at Cooley Point with broad expansive water views of Templetown Beach and the Irish Sea and also a superb green view over the rich agricultural lands of the Cooley peninsula towards Slieve Foye and the Cooley Mountains.
Primely located only approx. 7km from the historical town of Carlingford, voted European destination of excellence and within easy reach of Dundalk and M1 motorway connecting Belfast and Dublin. Nestled in the most scenic setting between two blue flag beaches, the property offers its own private access to Templetown beach, with Shelling beach only a short stroll away.
Carlingford and the Cooley Peninsula are areas of natural outstanding beauty, the Mourne Mountains are considered the jewels of Northern Ireland s landscape, a hugely popular area with nature enthusiasts, hill walkers, and those seeking the magic and adventure of the great outdoors. The Mournes and Northern Ireland is easily accessible aboard the nearby Carlingford Lough ferry which sails from Greenore.
This expansive property with its magnificent views, offers a wealth of choices not alone, as it is currently - a short-term holiday let destination, but also as a large family home, a possible horticultural paradise, a holistic retreat or training centre, glamping oasis or simply a private sanctuary hideaway to its new owners yearning a quiet life by the sea.
Originally built in 1912 as the Titanic sailed by heading south along the Irish Sea, Templetown House now extends to some 316sq m / 3,400 sq ft. The imaginative design and layout ensures that most rooms offer a sea view whilst the remaining rooms can enjoy views towards Slieve Foye and Carlingford. This home benefits from modern redevelopment works including dry lining, upgrade heating and replumbing and rewiring together with high quality kitchen and bathroom fittings and ornate fireplaces and stoves throughout.
The internal layout offers 4/5 bedrooms, 4 large reception rooms, an elegant country style kitchen / diner with large Aga and Belfast sink, pantry, utility room, 3 family bathrooms, one with jacuzzi bath, the accommodation is extensive and versatile.
Externally, the extensive site offers sunny south and west facing orientations and is broken up to include lawns, herb bowl garden, picnic garden, BBQ garden (with built in BBQ s and stone top table), vegetable garden and polytunnel area today with a large forecourt and parking area.
The property extends down to the high water mark and offers private access direct to Templetown beach which adds a certain flavour to the quixotic sensation of this most inviting residence.
Finally, the property is further enhanced by a granny flat / game room / self-contained additional accommodation to the side of the property, offering additional space and seclusion, the opportunities know no bounds here.
Viewing is highly recommended.
Entrance Porch 2.1m x 1.2m.
Entrance Hall 5.86m x 2.1m.
Drawing Room 7.8m x 5.4m.
Sitting Room 4.33m x 3.62m.
Dining Room 5.47m x 3.77m.
Kitchen/Diner 4.55m x 5.15m.
Pantry 2.9m x 2.7m.
Utility Room 2.18m x 2.5m.
WC 2.43m x 0.88m.
Bathroom 2.6m x 1.5m.
Rear Lobby 3.9m x 2m.
Boiler Room 2m x 1.2m.
Bedroom One 5.5m x 3.58m.
Lounge 6.62m x 2.68m.
Study 5.5m x 3.8m.
Bedroom Two 4.1m x 3.87m.
Bedroom Three 3.79m x 2.92m.
Bathroom 2.39m x 2.86m.
Bathroom 3.6m x 1.6m.
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