DURRUS, Shancarrig

Asking Price: €275,000

Recently Sold

Sea view


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An imposing three bedroom detached property (105m2 /1,150 sf) built on a sunny south-facing sheltered hillside that looks out over Dunmanus Bay and has wonderful panoramic sea views. The property comes with architectural drawings and full planning permission to extend the property. 


The property is located 2 miles from Durrus village and is a 15 minute drive from Bantry. Cork city and airport are approx. 1.5 hours by car and Dublin is approx. 4 hours by car. The location is private and the property is not overlooked.

All rooms have ceramic floor tiles except the kitchen, utility and bathroom which have slate floors

The living accommodation comprises

  • front porch leading to entrance hall (12'8" x 5'2")
  • large sitting room with dining area (26'3" x 13'0") , recessed lighting, fireplace, patio doors to deck, sea view from all windows, TV point
  • fully fitted cream kitchen (13'8" x 10'5") , slate floor, granite counter top, double oven, gas hob, dishwasher, sea view
  • utility room (10'0" x 7'10") with slate floor - plumbed for washing machine , door to
  • rear porch - Firebird combi boiler (new) located here
  • guest cloakroom (5'10" x 3'6") - WC and hand basin
  • coat closet & linen closet
  • family bathroom (9'4" x 7'1") - slate floor, Victorian style cast-iron free standing tub with overhead shower, wash basin and WC
  • main bedroom (14'7" x 13'0") - sea view, built-in wardrobe, TV point
  • bedroom No. 2 (11'4" x 10'0") - double
  • bedroom No. 3 (9'4" x 9'0") - double
  • attic with swing down steps, electric lighting and floored - ideal for storage

Please note that all measurements are approximate


The property is fully fenced on all sides and has gated access from the public road.  There is mains power right down to the gates so they could easily be upgraded to electric gates.  There are also:

  • two decks (both with sea view)
  • a patio area 
  • a detached garage/storage room (25'0" x 11'0") with power points
  • 2 wooden sheds - one small and one large enough for upgrading to possible use as an outside office - both have mains lighting and power
  • a parking area


  • oil fired central heating throughout (new Firebird condensing combi oil boiler)
  • deep bored well 
  • private septic tank
  • open fire
  • exterior security lighting


  • tailor made coastal map highlighting 'Shancarrig' with illuminated markers on it
  • nearly new Samsung American style fridge Freezer 
  • 2 TVs and a blue ray DVD player
  • The SKY system
  • Bosch electric mower (power points in the garden)
  • electric hedge trimmer (a powerful one) 
  • garden tools
  • all cupboards and desk in child's room
  • all beds (excluding mattresses) - 2 doubles, bunk beds
  • Siemens washing machine spin speed 1400 (good working order)
  • Dualit toaster in good order  (cost 250-300 euros)
  • 2 coffee machines

Map: (on your Sat NAV or Maps App search 51.61562,-9.55335)

DISCLAIMER: These details should be read as a general description of the property and no guarantee or warranty is given that the particulars are in every respect exact and precise. Please note that all negotiations, viewing arrangements and offers must be made through this office. If not, the Purchaser may be responsible for payment of Agent's fees.