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1 & 2 Castle Street, Macroom, Co. Cork

6 Bed

2 Bath

195 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 195 m²
Landmark building known worldwide from featuring in the historic "Heine" postcard collection as well as it's more recent Murphy's Stout gable end mural. This building is steeped in local history, it was once the site of the McNally Latin school where the famous Peadar O'Laoire went to school. The property which dates from the early 1800's is dramatically set between the street, the River Sullane and the walls of Macroom Castle and offers a secluded courtyard, raised garden and extensive yard hidden from public view. The ruins of number 1 as well as direct street access along with direct access to Macroom Castle Demesne offers a rear opportunity to redevelop this truly unique property. Accommodation: Entrance Hall: 2.09 x 1.15 mts Tiled floor, pine paneled walls & ceiling. Inner Hall: 4.55 x 1.1 mts Tiled floor, spiral stairs to upper floors. Guest w.c.,split level. Living Room: 5.45 x 3.8 mts Multi fuel stove with back boiler, pine paneled walls & ceiling, window x 2, sink unit, tiled floor. Dining Area: 3.2 x 2.4 mts Solid fuel Rayburn range with back boiler, pine paneled walls, fitted bench/storage, open plan to kitchen. Kitchen: 4.7 x 1.79 mts Pine paneled & tiled walls, sink unit, steps to den. Store/Shop: 2.11 x 2.06 mts Door to street, shelving, terracotta tiled floor. Den: 3.65 x 2.65 mts Steps to kitchen, internal window to inner hall, access to sun room. Sunroom: 2.65 x 2.31 mts Access to gardens. Utility Room: 3.43 x 2.66 mts Fitted shelving, plumbed for washing machine & dryer, access to rear yard. First Floor Return. Bedroom 1: 5.31 x 3.1 mts Fitted wardrobes, window x 2, access to balcony & raised garden via escape window. Bedroom 2: 3.65 x 2.94 mts Carpet, window. First Floor. Master Bedroom: 6.2 x 3.2 mts Window x 2, fitted wardrobe, pine paneled walls. Bathroom: 3.8 x 2.03 mts Three piece white shower suite with mains & electric shower, walk-in hot-press. Second Floor: Fitted wardrobe on landing. Bedroom: 2.9 x 2.8 mts Carpet, curtains. Bedroom 5: 3.28 x 2.9 mts Carpet, access to attic. Bedroom 6: 3.2 x 3 mts Carpet. Covered Alley & Loft: 5.53 x 1.44 mts Access from street to courtyard. Number 1 Castle Street: 8 x 6 mts In ruins.

Property Features

  • Development Potential.
  • Historic Property.
  • Direct access to Macroom Castle Demense.

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Tom Heffernan

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