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12 Hansborough, Belgrave Avenue, Cork City, Co. Cork

5 Bed

3 Bath

164 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 164 m²
***TERMS AGREED*** Casey and Kingston are delighted to bring 12 and 12a Hansborough to the market. This is A period property steeped in history tucked away in the quiet cul de sac. It was built by a merchant sea captain Captain Hannon circa 1800 and then extended in circa 1900. The Hannon family lived in the house until 1968 when the current owners bought it. The property is perched on an elevated site of approx. 400 sqm on Belgrave Avenue, just off Wellington Road in the Victorian Quarter of Cork City. The property comprises a 4/5 bed semi detached home (164 sqm) 1,765 sq ft. Many of the bedrooms have views over the city and beyond. Also included is a 1 bed self contained studio apartment (29 sqm) with independent access which could generate an extra income. While requiring renovation this unique property would make a very interesting restoration project and the results would be a delightful family home within walking distance of Cork City Centre. The property also benefits from a covered car park space which is included in the sale. GROUND FLOOR Access to the property is through an archway and up a number of steps. Entrance Hall 2.47 X 1.50m Entrance is through a small double glazed porch. Carpeted floor Kitchen 3.63 X 1.88m Sink unit, stand alone cooker with counter tops and storage. Gloworm gas fired boiler. Through the kitchen there is a utility area. This area leads to a rear exit with access from there to Belgrave Avenue. Shower Room 5.84 X 1.37m Off the utility area there is a shower room including shower unit with WC and wash hand basin. Reception Room 3.89 X 3.34m Accessed from the kitchen this room overlooks the front of the property. Carpeted floor with built in shelving Sitting Room 3.82 X 3.04m Open fire place with cast iron fire surround. Original ceiling rose and cornice. Carpet to floor. FIRST FLOOR Stair case to landing area which includes a ceiling rose and cornicing. Bedroom 1 3.26 X 3.19m Views over the front garden and beyond Built in wardrobes and carpeted floor. Bedroom 2 3.02 X 2.10m Single bedroom over looking the front garden. This room leads on to: Bedroom 3 3.77 X 2.68m Timber floor with views over the front garden. Bedroom 4 3.90 X 2.28m Double bedroom overlooking rear entrance . Shower Room Shower unit with WC, Wash hand basin and bath. There is also a shelved airing cupboard. The bathroom leads on to : Bedroom 5 5.0 X 4.0m Double aspect room with carpet to floor and built in wardrobes STUDIO APARTMENT Self contained studio apartment (29 sqm) with independent access. Entrance porch Sitting Room/Bedroom Timber floor with fireplace. Kitchen Galley style kitchen with sink unit and rear access to side garden. Shower Room Shower unit with Mira Sport electric shower. WC and wash hand basin and storage. OUTSIDE 12 Hansborough is located on an elevated site on Belgrave Avenue. Access to the property is through an archway and a number of steps. Most of the garden is to the side of the property. The site is approximately 400 sqm in size and is mostly laid out in grass with some mature trees. There is a separate car parking space a little further up the street which is included in the sale of the property. There is a separate entrance to the rear of the property off Belgrave Avenue just a few doors down.
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Property Features

  • Great opportunity to purchase a 4/5 bed property within walking distance of Cork City Centre
  • Site area approx. 400 sqm which includes a large garden area.
  • The property incorporates a self contained studio apartment which could generate an income stream for any purchaser
  • The property requires some renovation and is being sold as seen
  • Fully drylined with plumbing and electrics upgraded in 1999
  • Lovely city views from many of the bedrooms.
  • Gas fired Central heating
  • Most windows are double glazed.
  • Covered parking spot close by is included in the sale.

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