South-facing country home with sea views
Where: Glencoagh, Rosscarbery, west Cork
Details: Four-bedroom residence
Published 08/10/2010 | 05:00
Standing overlooking Rosscarbery Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, Glencoagh is a well laid-out and modern-designed house set on a private 17 acres of land, paddocks and orchards, all accessed by a front electric gate.
Glencoagh was previously on the market with an asking price in the region of €2m; now its price has been reduced to €1,250,000.
Extending to 485sqm in total, all the principal rooms in Glencoagh face southeast or southwest to enjoy the views and capture natural light.
The house comprises a large reception hall, a study with French doors to the garden and connection to a drawing room with exposed stone fireplace, bay window, and further access to the south gardens.
There is also a dining room, with interconnecting doors to the kitchen, which is fitted with timber wall and floor units, integrated appliances, timber fireplace with cast-iron insert, and an island unit. There is a separate pantry and plumbed utility just off the kitchen.
Upstairs, the master bedroom suite includes an ensuite and dressing room with walk-in wardrobe. The other three bedrooms are all well sized and all three also come with en suites.
Outside, the lands surrounding the house are laid out in pasture and in easily managed divisions, with a modern barn complex a short distance from the house, providing storage and stabling.
Location wise, Glencoagh is near Rosscarbery village (3.7km) as well as the towns of Clonakilty and Glandore.
The Warren blue flag beach is 3.5 km or just a few minutes' drive away 3.5km.
Contact Savills 01 6634354/ Hodnett Forde 023 8833367