Legendary Hollywood actress Maureen O’Hara’s Cork home drops to €2.1m
The home of legendary Irish actress Maureen O’Hara has dropped in value and can now be snapped up for €2.1m by those looking for a touch of Hollywood in West Cork.
The house, which hit the market in October for €2.3m, has dropped by €200,000 and offers stunning views of the nearby Glengarrif Bay.
The Quiet Man star (94) has recently returned to the US to be closer to her grandson Conor Fitzsimons in Boise Idaho.
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The actress’ Cork 3,665 sq ft home is surrounded by woodland and has a private beach looking over the beautiful bay.
The home was O’Hara’s retreat from her Hollywood fame for over 45 years.
Speaking of Ireland the actress said: "You miss Ireland for all your life when you leave.
"I miss looking out my bedroom window at the boats coming in and eating at Casey's."
The land was owned originally by the industrialist William Martin Murphy, founder of the Irish Independent newspaper.