The Gate Lodge, Powdermills, , Ballincollig, Cork

  • 120 m²

  • 3 beds



We offer for sale this charming 2-storey property set on a c. 1 Acre site in a superb location close to the Powdermills heritage site and Ballincollig Regional Park. The Gate Lodge was one of the original residences in the Powdermills.

The property is in need of complete renovation but its peaceful and quiet location close to the River Lee and local woodland walks add greatly to its character and charm. The house is located in the heart of Ballincollig facing south overlooking Ballincollig GAA grounds.

Development potential subject to planning permission

The Barracks were built in 1810 for the British Military as part of the expansion of the gunpowder Mills. Soldiers guarded the gunpowder mills and would escort the power wagons through the City to the Port of Cork along Magazine Road. There were 3 entrances into the Barracks, The East Gate, The Main Gate and the West Gate, The East gate led directly to the Powdermills and the somewhat modified structure is still in use as a entrance gate.

Front – Walled in garden with mature trees and shrubs. Parking & turning area to front.

Rear – This property is set on circa 1 acre of matures grounds

HEATING: Oil central heating


From the New Ballincollig Town Centre, proceed towards Cork City for 200m. Pass The Bank of Ireland and Aldi on your left hand side and take the left turn through the large double limestone entrance. Continue straight on and vere right down the hill towards the GAA Pavillion, take the next left after GAA Club and its the last house on the right hand side.
c. 1 Acre Site
Subject to planning permission for a number of houses
Prime location
Superb potential


The Gate Lodge, Powdermills, , Ballincollig, Cork

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