Sheerwater, The Shrubberies, Monkstown, Co. Cork

€600,000
  • Size

    274 m²

  • Bedrooms

    5 beds

Rating
Ber EXEMPT

Description

A property of this calibre does not come onto the market often so Hornibrook & Associates are delighted to present “Sheerwater”, Gordon Villas, Monkstown, Cork to the sales market. This picturesque substantial 3 storey Victorian Venetian Revival Style property built c. 1880 has an abundance of charm and many original features including beautiful stained glass windows, marble fireplaces and working window shutters.

On an elevated site overlooking the harbour with spectacular views the property which is in a highly sought after area, is located close to the village of Monkstown and is near all amenities including many popular walking routes, the Cross River Ferry, Sailing Club, Tennis Club, Bus station, shops, bars, restaurants and schools The house is also within a few minutes drive of 2 golf courses.

The exterior of the property boasts secure, gated parking for 2 cars, a lovely garden with mature trees to the front of the property with a fabulous deck area overlooking the harbour.

The ever-changing panorama means that the views are always different but always wonderful.

Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the features and the atmosphere of this truly magnificent property.

ACCOMMODATION comprises Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Family Room, Kitchen/ Dining Room, Utility Room, WC, 5 bedrooms and family bathroom.

ACCOMMODATION:

ENTRANCE HALL:
(32x 5)

The front door with pointed arch feature opens to this lovely bright entrance hall. The original Victorian ceiling mouldings and decorative plasterwork on the archway welcome you to the property. There is a solid wood floor, solid wood staircase and radiator here.

SITTING ROOM/ FORMAL DINING ROOM:
(28 x 12)

This bright, spacious sitting room/ formal dining room spans the full width of the property and boasts 4 windows that allow an abundance of natural light into the room, with fabulous harbour views to the front and beautiful decorative glass windows to the rear of the property. There is a warm solid wood floor here with 2 marble fireplaces. There are original sash windows here with shutters and original decorative moulding and cornices and radiator.

FAMILY ROOM:
(15 x 12)

With 2 large windows to the front of the property with views over the harbour and a marble fireplace, original sash windows, shutters and original decorative moulding and cornices this room manages to be a generous size but remains cosy.

KITCHEN/ DINING ROOM:
(36 x 11)

The family room leads to this fantastic substantial kitchen/ dining room which boasts 4 large windows with a Velux so is light and bright. There is a tiled floor in the kitchen area and solid wooden floor in the dining area here with a gorgeous antique stove.

UTILITY ROOM:
(10 x 6)

The tiled utility room leads to the yard at the rear of the property. There is a washing machine, dryer and radiator here with sink and cupboards for storage.

WC:
(5 x 5)

This has a sink and WC with radiator.

FIRST FLOOR

MASTER BEDROOM:
(16x 12)

This lovely double bedroom to the front of the property on the first floor has 2 large windows overlooking the harbour. It is bright and spacious and has an original cast-iron fireplace. This bedroom has a door to the main bathroom and has a wooden floor, centre light fitting and radiator.

BEDROOM 2:
(15 x 13)

This generously sized bright double room facing the front of the property overlooks the harbour and has double doors to a fabulous balcony. It has a wooden floor with a decorative marble fireplace and radiator.

BEDROOM 3:
(13 x 11)

This good-sized double bedroom has a wooden floor, lovely stained-glass window, cast-iron fireplace and radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM:
(15 X 12)

This gorgeous, spacious bathroom has a bath, separate electric shower, double sinks and WC.

SECOND FLOOR

BEDROOM 4:
(27 X 11)

This large bedroom has a window to the front of the property with fabulous views and a stained-glass window to the rear. There are 2 cast-iron fireplaces in this large room which has a wooden floor and radiator.

BEDROOM 5:
(17 x 12)

This generous double bedroom to the front of the property has views over the harbour, a cast-iron fireplace, wooden floor and radiator.

STUDY/OFFICE/ DRESSING ROOM:
(11x 7)

This room could have a multitude of uses. With a stained glass window and cast-iron fireplace it boasts a walk in wardrobe measuring 7x 6 at its widest points and a storage area.

HALLWAY/ LIBRARY/ READING NOOK:
(22X 5)

There is a wooden floor here with windows overlooking the harbour. The stira opening to the attic is here also.

ATTIC:
Large floored attic with velux window and stira stairs is perfect for storage.

EXTERIOR OF THE PROPERTY:

The front of the property has a garden with steps to the front gate with a great deck area with fabulous views perfect for entertaining.

The side of the property has a paved driveway to the rear gate.

The rear of the property has a yard with a very handy enclosed, private roofed area which would be ideal for drying clothes.

Property Features
FABULOUS PERIOD PROPERTY WITH MANY ORIGINAL FEATURES
ELEVATED SITE WITH SPECTACULAR VIEWS OF THE HARBOUR
MATURE GARDEN WITH DECKING AREA WITH VIEWS OF THE HARBOUR
OFF STREET GATED PARKING
OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING

Location

Sheerwater, The Shrubberies, Monkstown, Co. Cork


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