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1 Rockspring, Middle Glanmire Road, Montenotte, Co. Cork

6 Bed

3 Bath

197 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 197 m²
'A period home of character, ripe for renovation' Circa: 1880/1890 LOCATION: It is said, that it is all about location. The property is but a stones throw from St. Lukes Cross and only a gentle amble, downtown. Montenotte is one of Cork's premier addresses and the property is well positioned at the start of this historical residential area. All amenities are to hand, this is a great place to live. DESCRIPTION: This end of terrace three storey period home has all of the qualities that were paramount at the time of its construction. To call the views from the first and second floors, spectacular, is not an over statement. The large windows, 10 ft. high ceilings, internal and ornate plasterwork, elegant proportions etc. were some of the prized attributes of the time. This is a most solid construct which has had a secondary ground floor add on, in more recent years. The property stands on an elevated, rock based site, both spacious and rectangular and its southern orientation allows for the permeation of light throughout. The property will appeal to those who value what a period home can offer and who wish to place their own stamp/mark thereon. The previous owners, a family, were in occupancy for the last 40 years. GROUND FLOOR Pillared entrance with arched fanlight. Entrance Hallway with internal arch feature. Understairs storage. Livingroom 14' x 13' Edwardian fireplace place with timber surround. Diningroom 12' x 11' Double interconnecting doors. Steps to kitchen. Kitchen 14'9 x 11'6 Fitted Units. Back Room 9'9 x 11'3 Bathroom. Utility/Boiler Room (off hallway). First Floor Return Bedroom 14' x 12'6 Ensuite - w.c., w.h.b., shower. First Floor Drawing Room 19' x 13'9 Panoramic vistas from large windows on two sides. Original marble fire surround with iron and tiled inset. Bedroom 2 11'6 x 11' Bathroom w.c., w.h.b., shower. Second Floor Return (West facing arched feature window, with stained glass inset). Bedroom 3 14' x 14' Ensuite Area off (Plumbed). Second Floor Bedroom 4 12'3 x 11' Bedroom 5 8'6 x 15' Bedroom 6 13'6 x 8'9 (5 & 6, were originally one room). OUTSIDE: The property stands on a spacious rectangular site with clearly defined boundaries, comprising of the original stone walls. There is separate and gated, vehicular and pedestrian access points, which front onto Middle Glanmire Road. There is a large garden to the front with side access. To the rear is a spacious patio area with a lawned area off. This is a sheltered oasis and a suntrap. PARKING: Off street parking for one car applies. HEATING: Gas Fired Central Heating. TITLE: Freehold. SOLICITOR: Clara Murphy, Murphy Lynam Solicitors, Courthouse Chambers, 27/29 Washington Street, Cork.
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  • Gas Fired Central Heating

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BER No: 114331374

Energy Performance Indicator: 528.49 kWh/m2/yr





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