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Opportunity for leisurely lifestyle in country home

West Cork hideaway has 17 acres of paddocks and a barn-style stable block

Overlooking Rosscarbery Bay in picturesque west Cork, Glencoagh is a stunning four-bedroom country home set on 17 acres of paddocks.

The residence, which extends to 483sqm, is set back from the road in the townland of Lissard, close to the renowned sailing village of Rosscarbery, as well as Glandore and Union Hall.

As well as the 17 acres of paddocks, the property has an American barn-style stable block that includes four loose boxes and a tack room with hot and cold water supply.

Adjacent to the stable block are hay and machinery sheds for forage and feed storage.

The stable block is situated on a hard standing and the foundations have been laid for a new lofted stable block in the courtyard adjacent to the house.

This could potentially be used as a coach house or guest accommodation, depending on the new owner's preference.

Inside the house, the ground floor accommodation includes a reception hall, study, drawing room, dining room, kitchen, pantry and utility room.

Each of the main reception rooms faces either southeast or southwest, in order to take advantage of the seas views and the light.

The study, drawing room and dining room all have large double French doors leading to the south-facing garden.

The large kitchen features limed maple units, an electric/gas Aga, marble worktops and an island unit. Off the kitchen are a pantry and a utility room with a range of fitted units.

Upstairs, the first floor accommodation includes four large double bedrooms, all of which are en suite.

The master bedroom suite has magnificent sea views and a dressing room, while one of the guest bedrooms features a Victorian standalone bath with claw feet.

All of the en suite bathrooms are tiled and have extra-large shower cubicles.

Huge attention has been paid to detail in this property and this is evident in the rich, neutral tones of the decor, as well as the ornate architraves and cornicing. The house features solid walnut internal doors, a hand-carved solid oak stairs and Liscannor stone fireplaces.

It also has a pressurised water system, heated towel rails and oil-fired central heating with under floor heating on the ground floor.

Glencoagh is located between Rosscarbery village (3.7km away) and the town of Clonakilty (10km away) and within 45 minutes drive (61km) of Cork city and airport.

The property is also just 3.5km away from the Blue Flag beach of The Warren and the well-known walking spot, Castlefreke Woods.

Glencoagh has an AMV in the region of €1.1m.

Enquiries to joint agents Savills on 01 6181300 or Hodnett Forde on 023 8833367

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