DURRUS, Sycamore Cottage, P75 WA43

Asking Price: €sold

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Extended traditional style 2/3 bedroom stone cottage with attached garage on a level 0.7 acre wooded site about a from Durrus village and approximately a 15 minute drive from Bantry, Ballydehob, Schull and the sandy beaches at Toormore. 20 minute drive to Barleycove. Distant partial sea view. An idyll holiday home.


The property is less than a mile from Durrus village on the Dunbeacon Road - just across from the renowned Blair's Cove restaurant. The sandy beaches of Toormore and Barleycove are a short distance by car as are the popular Sheep's Head Way walking and cycling routes. The towns of Bantry, Ballydehob and Schull are a 15 minute jaunt in the car and Cork city and airport are approx. 1.5 hours by car with Kerry airport a 2 hour spin.

Private school transportation to Schull Community College stops at the cottage.



Entrance porch (1.8M X 1.6M) west facing with garden views leading to:

Living room (4m x 4m) - open fire (with back boiler), ceramic floor tiles & concrete floor, panelled walls, TV point, wall lights, stairs to upstairs

Study/downstairs bedroom (4m x 3.6m) - concrete floor, panelled walls

Kitchen/dining (3.8m x 3.4m) - fitted cabinets, electric oven, electric hob, fridge/freezer, door to garden

Bathroom (4m x 1.8m) - electric shower over tub, wash basin, WC

Airing cupboard/hot press with combi-boiler


Open plan sleeping area divided into 2 sections (4m x 3.6m and 4.8m x 3.2m) (either 2 bedrooms or bedroom/study), light and bright, ceiling to apex, window, 2 veluxes


- attached garage/workshop (4.2m x 4.2m) with power points and a sink

If more living space were required, this could, with the necessary planning permission, be incorporated into the main property (a separate dining room, a living room or a bedroom etc.).

- wooden garden shed

- large leval garden with meadow and mature trees and shrubs


Open fire (with back boiler that heats rads and water)

there are radiators in all rooms (except for the kitchen) but a new owner will have to purchase a boiler

uPVC double glazed windows in all rooms except the bathroom and porch

new combi-boiler (for hot water) 


deep bored well with pump

private septic tank

landline telephone (currently disconnected)

newly installed TV aerial

Map: (on your Sat NAV or Maps App search 51.609138,-9.531827)

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.