5 bed house
Shippool, Dunderrow, Kinsale T12 YW7T
This very impressive five bedroomed property (2,500 sq ft) has been beautifully designed for it`s wo ...
This very impressive five bedroomed property (2,500 sq ft) has been beautifully designed for it`s woodland setting to take full advantage of the surrounding landscape and vistas. The property has been finished externally with a mixture of Valentia slate and white painted render blending seamlessly with the natural landscape of the area. From inside, many of the rooms are double height with windows running from floor to ceiling, bringing the garden and nature right into the interior. The extensive use of glazing at different levels of the building floods the house with natural light. Located just over 8kms from Kinsale and just over 3.5 kms from Innishannon, the property is very convenient for schools at Dunderrow, Kinsale, Innishannon and Bandon and Cork city and airport are very accessible. The setting is extremely picturesque and attractive with many woodland and riverside walks at Shippool and Innishannon. From the moment you enter the house, the clever design of the property is apparent with the entrance hall flowing through to a glazed sun room with doors to the south facing garden, and which leads around to the kitchen and main living area. The main family space comprises open plan kitchen cum living / diningroom, double height with eye-catching angles in the roof and a very useful mezzanine office space, accessed via a spiral staircase. There`s a separate formal sittingroom with stove and a large Velux window floods this area with natural light. The bedrooms are located in the area to the left of the sunroom, and there are five including the master with dressingroom and shower-room ensuite. The fifth bedroom has a spiral stairs leading to a very useful storage area. Bedrooms three and four share a shower-room en suite. The house is extremely energy efficient with Geothermal heating and a high level of insulation and top quality glazing throughout.