AHAKISTA, Ardnageena, P75 FA07

Asking Price: €295,000

Residential for sale by Private Treaty

Sea view


Extended and renovated traditional style stone cottage (higher ceilings than standard for a cottage and larger windows) with 2 stone outbuildings and detached studio with sea and mountain views located in a private setting (c. 0.67 acres) and only a 5 minute drive from the charming coastal village of Ahakista 


The property is located on the Sheep's Head Peninsula along the Wild Atlantic Way coastal drive near the village of Ahakista (with its bars, restaurant, art gallery, cafe, jetty, beach, primary school and church). The larger village of Durrus is a 10 minute drive; the bustling town of Bantry a 15 minute drive and Cork city and airport approximately a one and a half hour journey by car. 


A) The Main House (approx. 1,400 sf)

A cosy traditional style stone cottage that has been tastefully renovated, updated and extended. 

The accommodation is as follows: 

Downstairs - all rooms have a sea view and ceilings have timber beams: 

  • entrance porch - slate floor - leading to: 
  • kitchen and open plan dining/sitting room - 27' x 13' - slate floor, fitted kitchen cabinets with granite counter top and integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher, induction cooker, open to sunroom 
  • sunroom - 24' x 7'9" - slate floor, uPVC double glazed windows, patio doors to garden, wood burning stove, TV point, 2 veluxe skylight windows 
  • bedroom - 11' x 13' - carpet (over slate floor), built-in closets 
  • shower room -7'6" x 13' - tiled floor and walls, 'his & hers' wash basins, shower cubicle, WC, heated towel rack 

Upstairs - all rooms have a sea view, high ceilings (to the apex) and carpet: 

  • large landing area 
  • bedroom with WC and wash basin - 11' x 13' 
  • large open plan studio/living room (formerly 2 rooms) 26' x 13' with working fireplace, built-in shelving and access from the outside - currently used as an artist's studo 

Please note that all measurements are approximate 

B. Detached studio: 

Open plan kitchen/living area with bedroom/office and en-suite shower room, ceramic floor tiles throughout. Electric heating and shower. Wood burning stove. Private walled garden with seating area and sea view. 

C. Detached stone garage: 

large enough for a small boat - has electricity and water 

D. Detached stone shed: 

divided into 2 separate sections - both with electricity and water: 

(i) utility room - plumbed for washer & dryer 
(ii) tool room - the water filtration system is located here, ample sockets, water 

E.  The Grounds:  - approx. 0.67 acre site 

a) ample on site parking 

b) a naturally landscaped garden with patio and seating areas and a timber garden shed, glasshouse and polytunnel frame 


- deep bored well with filtration system (house and cottage) 
- recently installed septic tank and percolation area (house and cottage) 
- oil fired central heating in main house and electric heating in cottage
- combi-boiler (main house)
- power shower (main house) - electric shower in cottage
- TV satellite dish (main house)
- Internet receiver (main house)

BER NO. 110593803

Map: (on your Sat NAV or Maps App search 51.612576,-9.602029)

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.

Call or Email Elaine Spillane for more details or to arrange a viewing of a property

Telephone: 086 170 0343 or 027 67068
Email: elaine@peninsula.ie

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