Ivyclad, Ballinlough Road, Cork City, Co. Cork, T12Y6WK
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Ivyclad, Ballinlough Road, Cork City, Co. Cork, T12Y6WK


2 Bed

2 Bath

80 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 80 m²
Accessed via pedestrian gate Ivy Clad is an attractive two bedroomed terraced home located in the much sought after residential suburb of Ballinlough. This home has been in the same ownership for the past 70 years. Built in 1890 the property more than likely started its life as a low cottage and grew to its current two storey status to accommodate the family within. It now presents as a fine home of approx. 865 sq. ft. with double glazed PVC windows and gas central heating. One of the winning features of this home is its backdrop. Set with the six acres of Ballinlough GAA grounds to the rear Ivy Clad enjoys its own enclosed rear garden with the grounds giving that additional feeling of uninterrupted green space on its southern side. Many of the rooms within are dual aspect and get to capitalise on the views while also maximising the brightness enjoyed within. The accommodation offers entrance hall, lounge, family room, kitchen cum dining room and bathroom at the entry level. Upstairs is home to two double dual aspect bedrooms with the main bedroom having the benefit of a two piece en-suite. Ballinlough is a sought-after suburb for those looking for a home. It is within an easy walk of the city centre while also well serviced by public transport. As a residential location Ballinlough has it all with four national schools, (St. Anthony’s Boys National School, Eglantine Girls National School, Our Lady of Lourdes Girls National School and Rockboro National School). A number of secondary schools are within walking distance to include, Ashton Co-educational Secondary School, Regina Mundi Secondary Girls School, Christ the King Girls School and Douglas Community Boys Secondary School. Ballinlough community centre is well used by a host of different clubs and activities to cater for all age groups from bingo and bowls to Montessori. Ballinlough Lawn Tennis Club is set within the grounds of the community centre and recreational public park. Gus Healy swimming pool set alongside the popular Japanese Gardens is an easy distance from this home along with Cork Con. Ballinlough GAA is in the back yard. As a suburb close to the city Ballinlough is well serviced with amenities and facilities to include post office, chemist, hairdressers, public houses, shopping at the popular J J O Driscoll Superstore and Deli and of course The Golden Fry. Viewing highly recommended Accommodation : Entrance Hall Accessed via woodgrain PVC front door with glazed panels and giving access to all ground floor living spaces. A large landing window at the top of the staircase floods this area with natural light. Finished with teak wood block flooring. Lounge 4.28m x 2.95m (14.04ft x 9.68ft) Located to the front and accessed off the entrance hall this is a lovely cosy lounge. Feature fire place at its centre with tiled inset and heart. Fitted with gas stove. Dual aspect room this room is exceptionally bright with views out to the rear courtyard as well as the front garden. Finished with picture rail and carpet. Family Room 4.28m x 2.73m (14.04ft x 8.96ft) Located to the front on the other side of the entrance hall this room enjoys a feature tiled fireplace centred withing the room. Recesses either side ideal of fitted storage furniture fully fitted on one side. Finished with carpet and coving. Kitchen/Dining Room 3.45m x 2.47m (11.32ft x 8.10ft) Located to the rear of the property and added on later in life this kitchen/dining room is accessed from family room. Offering a bright space with gable window looking out to the rear courtyard garden. The kitchen is arranged with units at both floor and eye level giving plenty of counter top space tiled between the units. The under stairs area is located here and presents an ideal walk in pantry area to take care of additional storage needs. Single drainer sink unit, fully tiled floor and gas boiler fitted. Back Hall 3.45m x 0.88m (11.32ft x 2.89ft) Finished with tiled floor. Double hot press fully shelved. Door to access rear garden. Bathroom 3.44m x 0.83m (11.29ft x 2.72ft) Arranged with three piece white shower suite and panelled to dado height. Walk in shower unit fully panelled with electric shower fitted. Vanity unit with mirror lick and sink to include storage. Stairs Carpeted stairs to first floor level. Landing window giving lots of light. Bedroom 1 4.27m x 3.43m (14.01ft x 11.25ft) A fine double bedroom dual in aspect with windows front and rear. Finished with carpet. En-suite Two piece wc suite located off with tiled floor. WC and wash hand basin fitted. Bedroom 2 4.27m x 2.74m (14.01ft x 8.99ft) Another fine double bed, dual in aspect giving lots of natural light. Finished with carpet. Fitted robes taking care of all storage needs. Outside : The rear of this home is set with two connected spaces. Directly access from the back hall is an inner courtyard with hard landscaping and presents as an ideal summer bar b que space. Beyond is an open and bright garden offering both hard and soft landscaping finished to include a mature tree. The rear of this home looks directly south across the 6 acres of Ballinlough GAA grounds.

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Property Features

  • Convenient sough after location.
  • Double glazed PVC windows
  • Enclosed private south facing garden and courtyard
  • Gas central heating
  • E2 Energy rating
  • Host of amenities and facilities on the door step

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School Name
School NameBallintemple National SchoolDistance540mPupils252
School NameSt Anthony's National SchoolDistance620mPupils645
School NameBeaumont Girls National SchoolDistance700mPupils290
School Name
School NameBeaumont Boys National SchoolDistance720mPupils306
School NameScoil Bhríde EglantineDistance740mPupils431
School NameLavanagh National SchoolDistance980mPupils44
School NameScoil AislingDistance1.1kmPupils36
School NameBallinlough National SchoolDistance1.1kmPupils224
School NameGaelscoil Na DúglaiseDistance1.3kmPupils442
School NameSt Michael's BlackrockDistance1.5kmPupils104
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School NameRegina Mundi CollegeDistance660mPupils569
School NameAshton SchoolDistance1.1kmPupils544
School NameDouglas Community SchoolDistance1.1kmPupils526
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School NameChrist King Girls' Secondary SchoolDistance1.7kmPupils730
School NameColáiste Chríost RíDistance1.8kmPupils503
School NameUrsuline College BlackrockDistance1.8kmPupils305
School NameColáiste DaibhéidDistance2.1kmPupils218
School NameCork College Of CommerceDistance2.3kmPupils27
School NameColáiste Éamann RísDistance2.4kmPupils608
School NameSt Patricks CollegeDistance2.5kmPupils212
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