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€650,000 SALE AGREED

The White House, Main Street, Castletownshend, Co. Cork

4 Bed

4 Bath



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
This detached three-storey georgian townhouse with walled garden has a superb location on the Main Street of Castletownshend village, very adjacent to the pier area on Castlehaven harbour. Castletownshend is a most unique period village on the West Cork coastline. It boasts many fine period houses, a shop, pubs & restaurant and a wonderful harbour, suitable for all sailing and boating activities. The White House, which was once owned by a well-known Victorian author, Edith Somerville of Somerville & Ross fame, has been restored and renovated to a high standard. During the course of this, great care was taken to preserve and enhance its many period features. To the east of the house, there is a well-landscaped walled garden with separate access from the street. Castletownshend is one of the most sought-after residential locations on this coastline. There are a number of beaches within easy reach, approximately 5 miles to Skibbereen (Market Town), where you can find a host of public amenities, and just a little over 1 hours' drive to Cork Airport. ACCOMMODATION Entrance Hall; tiled floor Living Room; 4.5m x 4.1m (14'9 x 13'5), oak floor, solid fuel stove, built-in book shelves, sash windows Kitchen; 4.4m x 3.5m (14'5 x 11'6), oak floor, fitted bespoke kitchen with attractive cream painted wall & floor units all with soft closing, granite work surfaces, Belfast sink, 6 gas-ring burners/2 oven Waterford range, integrated appliances including American style fridge/freezer Cloakroom; tiled floor, built-in storage units WC; 2.3m x 1.3m (7'7 x 4'3), tiled floor, wc, wash hand basin Utility Room; 3.2m x 1.3m (10'6 x 4'3), tiled floor, plumbed for washer/dryer, storage units Sun Room; 4.3m x 3.7m (14'1 x 12'2), oak floor, access to sun terrace Dining Room; 5.0m x 3.9m (16'5 x 12'10), oak floor, solid fuel stove, sash windows, door to terrace, built-in book shelves Half landing: Bathroom; 4.5m x 2.1m (14'9 x 6'11), tiled floor, wainscoted walls, shower cubicle with tiled surround, wash hand basin with marble inlay and integrated vanity unit, heated towel rail, panelled bath, wc & bidet. Airing Cupboard First Floor: Bedroom (1); 4.5m x 4.3m (14'9 x 14'1), timber floor, sash window, built-in gas fireplace Dressing Room; 3.0m x 1.4m (9'10 x 4'7), timber floor, built in wardrobe En-suite; 3.0m x 2.1m (9'10 x 6'11), tiled floor, wash hand basin with integrated vanity unit, shower cubicle with tiled surround. Heated towel rail, wc Bedroom (2); 4.5m x 4.0m (14'9 x 13'1), built-in gas fireplace, built-in wardrobes, access to balcony Second Floor: Master Bedroom (3); 5.0m x 4.0m (16'5 x 13'1), timber floor, vaulted cream timber panelled ceiling, french door access to balcony Dressing Room; 4.0m x 2.0m (13'1 x 6'7), timber floor, built-in wardrobe, pitched beamed cream timber panelled ceiling Ensuite; 4.0m x 2.8m (13'1 x 9'2), pitched beamed cream timber panelled ceiling, heated towel rail, feature curved wall with attractive stain glass, wc, wash hand basin, bidet, separate shower cubicle with tiled surround, Villeroy and Boch bath, built-in gas fireplace Bedroom (4); 4.0m x 3.0m (13' 1 x 9' 10), timber floor, pitched cream timber panelled ceiling, closet Ensuite; 3.0m x 1.1m (9'10 x 3'7), tiled floor, wc, wash hand basin, shower cubicle with tiled surround and heated towel rail Services: Mains water and sewerage, Gas central heating BER Details: BER: D1 BER No: 105557342 EPI: 249.61 kWh/m2/yr Title: Freehold
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BER No: 105557342

Energy Performance Indicator: 249.61 kWh/m2/yr





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