AHAKISTA, Maulnaskeha

Asking Price: €245,000

Residential for sale by Private Treaty

Sea view


Spacious 4 bed, 2 bath detached property on a large 3.7 acre site with sea view and less than a 5 minute drive or a 25 minute walk from the Ahakista Pier, a small beach, 2 bars and a restaurant. Detached workshop/storage shed, stables, glasshouse and polytunnel. The property has a separate second entrance and a previous owner secured planning permission to build a detached single family residence on the property. However, this planning permission has expired and eligibility criteria would have to be met in order to obtain a new planning permission


The property is located just outside the coastal village of Ahakista on the Sheepshead Peninsula in West Cork - home to both the scenic Atlantic Way and the renowned Sheepshead Way walking trail. It is located on a large elevated and private site (approximately 3.7 acres) with sea, country and mountain views. The nearest town, Bantry, is a 20 minute journey by car and Cork city and airport are under two hours by car


The 1,500 sq. ft./139 sm property was built in the late 1970's and extended in the 1990's. It has the benefit of large windows and is very bright. The property needs some repairs and modernisation (kitchen, bathrooms, etc.)

The living space comprises:

  • entrance hall
  • kitchen - 9'6" x 11' - ceramic floor tiles, door to rear
  • breakfast/dining - 9'6" x 9'6" - ceramic floor tiles - utility room - 7' x 8' - plumbed for washer & dryer
  • formal dining/reception - 13' x 14'6" - multi fuel burning stove, sea view
  • living room - 16' x 21' - fireplace, sea view
  • Bedroom No. 1 - 16' x 10' (with stairs leading to large overhead storage space )
  • Ensuite bathroom - 8' x 7'6"
  • Bedroom No. 2 - 10' x 10'4" - sea view, fitted wardrobe
  • Bedroom No. 3 - 10' x 12'8" - sea view
  • Bedroom No. 4 - 9'3" x 13'3"
  • Bathroom - 7' x 10'


  • detached garage - suitable for storage
  • detached stables - 36' x 20' - can accommodate up to 2 horses (a previous owner kept and trained horses at the property and there was a menage on the site)
  • glasshouse
  • polytunnel


  • deep bored well
  • private drainage (septic tank)
  • oil fired central heating
  • landline telephone (currently disconnected)
  • electricity

Map: (on your Sat NAV or Maps App search 51.606059,-9.642343)

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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