The Manse, High Road, Cobh, Co. Cork
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The Manse, High Road, Cobh, Co. Cork



4 Bed

3 Bath

234 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 234 m²
The Manse is a superb 1850 s Victorian property which is set on 0.6 acres (0.24 ha) approximately of beautiful, manicured gardens and has magnificent uninterrupted views over Cork Harbour. This family home is in good condition while retaining all original features including shutters, sash windows, doors, architraves, cornicing, picture rails, ceiling roses and fireplaces. Whilst this home is in good condition it needs some upgrading. The Manse has a south facing aspect with exceptional views over Cork harbour. The property is accessed through a gated entrance with the garden laid out in lawn and mature planting. There is also a pedestrian entrance from the property down to the high road. The well-appointed rooms extend over two floors offering four bedrooms, bathroom, two ensuites and dressing room on the first floor. The principal rooms on the ground floor are all well-proportioned and include high ceilings and large windows. The ground floor level has hallway, sitting room, family room, kitchen, dining, two sunrooms, guest w.c., back hall and study/office. Located only a short distance from Rushbrooke Lawn Tennis and croquet club, Primary and Secondary schools, creche, train station, bus stop, cross river ferry and the town centre of Cobh, which offers all the conveniences of contemporary family living. Don t miss out on this unique property and arrange a private viewing today! Entrance Hall The hallway is accessed from the side of the home and is welcoming and spacious with access to all accommodation. There is cornicing, ceiling rose, timber floor and an area that can be used as a cloakroom. Sitting Room 5.47m x 3.35m. This is a wonderful dual aspect room over-looking the front and side gardens of the property. The bay window to the westerly side of the home captures the wonderful views over the harbour. This room has an original fireplace with marble surround. There is cornicing and ceiling rose along with a picture rail and timber floor. There is a door leading out to the west facing sunroom and also a door from the hallway. Sunroom - West 3.37m x 1.49m. Southerly aspect with uninterrupted views over Cork harbour. This room has a tiled floor, with French doors leading to the garden and a door to the sitting room and family room. Family Room 6.79m x 4.12m. Another bright and spacious room overlooking the front lawns of the home with views over Cork Harbour. There is a feature black marble fireplace with an open fire. This room has cornicing, ceiling rose, and picture rail. There is access to both the east and west facing sunroom along with a door to the hallway. Sunroom - East 3.38m x 1.49m. Southerly aspect with uninterrupted views over Cork harbour. This room has a tiled floor, with French doors leading to the garden and a door to the office/playroom and family room. Office/Playroom 3.51m x 2.9m. This room would be a great playroom/office area with cornicing, picture rail, ceiling rose and open fireplace. This room is accessed from the back hall and easterly sunroom. Back Hall This area is located off the main hallway and has a timber floor with stairs to the first-floor accommodation. Guest w.c. Two-piece suite with tiled floor. There is a ornate stained glass window to the side. Dining Room 6.02m x 3.63m. Substantial dining room with floor to ceiling windows to the easterly side of the home. This room has a timber floor, ceiling rose, cornicing and French doors leading out to the patio area. There is an arch to the kitchen. Kitchen 4.07m x 3.11m. This room has fitted floor and eye level units with granite worktop and Belfast sink. There are integrated fridge/freezer, oven, hob and dishwasher and is plumbed for a washing machine. The floor is tiled and over the countertop. This room has a dual aspect with door to the easterly side of the home and patio area. Landing The stairs and landing area is bright and spacious with a window at side of the stairs and top of the landing. There is a storage press at the turn of the stairs along with cornicing and ceiling rose. Bedroom Suite 6.7m x 4m. This substantial suite is accessed through its own hallway off the landing. This room has high ceilings and is facing the front of the property with views over the harbour and gardens, featuring cornicing, ceiling rose, and fireplace fitted with an electric fire. This room has a dressing room and en-suite. Dressing Room 4.95m x 1.67m. This room is located off the bedroom area and is fitted with dressing table, shelving and hanging rails. Ensuite 3.52m x 3.11m. Four-piece bathroom suite which includes jacuzzi bath, sink, w.c., w.h.b. and bidet. This has a dual aspect with window to the front and side of the home. The floor is tiled and halfway up the walls, there is also a fitted vanity unit, ceiling rose and cornicing. Bedroom 2 3.52m x 3.2m. This is a double room to the front of the home with views over the harbour. There are built-in wardrobes, ceiling rose and cornicing. Bathroom 2.44m x 2.18m. Located at the top of the stairs, this room has a three-piece suite with tiled floor. There is timber panelling halfway up the walls, window to the side and the hot press is also housed here. Bedroom 3 3.68m x 3.61m. This double room is a dual aspect with a door leading to an external stair way. This room has cornicing and was previously used as a self-contained unit with a kitchenette. Bedroom 4 3.28m x 3.13m. This double room has an ensuite and is accessed through bedroom three. Ensuite Three-piece shower suite with a tiled floor, shower cubicle and halfway up the walls. There is a fitted electric shower. Garden You enter the property through cast iron gates with driveway leading to ample parking. This home has exceptional uninterrupted views over Cork harbour and is situated on 0.6 acres (0.24 ha) of beautiful, manicured south facing gardens. The property is bounded by mature trees, hedging and walls. The southerly section of the garden is tired and laid out in lawn and mature planting along with a pond. There is also a patio to the eastern side of the home. There is also pedestrian access to High Road along with a Barna shed for all your storage needs. DIRECTIONS: From the Cork city take the N25 and take the 3rd exit for Cobh/Carrigtwohill at Belvelly bridge keep right follow the road, pass the Cross-River Ferry continue along this road passing Great Island Motors on the left. Take a left onto Norwood Park and the property is located on right-hand side just before the bend. See Agent Sign.
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