AHAKISTA, Whitethorn Lodge

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Sea view


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Spacious (279 sm/3,000 sq. ft.) detached 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom property with garage built in 2000 on a large 1 acre landscaped site/mature garden with river frontage and sea, country and mountain views. Very private and peaceful setting. Opportunity to buy an additional 1.8 acres (to make a total of 2.8 acres).


The property is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of everyday living in a beautifully secluded garden setting that has its own stream meandering through it. Ahakista is located on the Sheep's Head Peninsula in west Cork and is part of the Wild Atlantic Way - Europe's longest coastal drive stretching from Donegal in the north west down to Cork in the south west. The renowned Sheep's Head Way walking trail - 80 km/50 miles - encircles the property.

The property is a 5 minute drive or a 20 minute walk from Ahakista with its pier, beach, bars, restaurant, art gallery and cafe. The nearest town is Bantry - 20 minutes by car and Cork city and airport are about a 1.5 hours by car

THE ACCOMMODATION: (279sm/3,000 sq. ft.)


Entrance porch - 2.15m x 1.22m

Entrance Hall - 3.05m x 2.45m

Open plan Kitchen/dining with sitting area - 5.5m x 7.63m - ceramic floor tiles, fitted kitchen cabinets, Belfast sink, central island/breakfast bar, Rayburn oil fired range set in brick surround, electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, door to hall, open to sun room

Living room - 5.5m x 7.63m - timber flooring, open fireplace,French doors to outside patio, door to hall, door to downstairs bedroom

Sunroom - 4.27m x 3.65m - accessed from kitchen/dining, ceramic floor tiles, double glass doors to garden

Utility room - 1.62m x 1.22m - washer & dryer

Cloakroom - 1m x 1.53m - wash basin & W.C.

Rear porch

Downstairs bedroom with en-suite shower room and sitting area - 4.9m x 4.3m - door to garden, opportunity to convert to a self-contained studio apartment with kitchenette


Master bedroom with en-suite and walk-in wardrobe - 4.9m x 4.3m - sea view, timber floor

Double bedroom No. 2 - 4.6m x 4.3m - large, light and bright, timber floor

Double bedroom No. 3 - 4.9m x 4.3m - large, bright and light, timber floor

Bathroom - 3m x 2.75m - fully tiled, roll top bath, wash basin, W.C. antique and marble furnishings


Detached garage

Potting Shed

Gravel driveway with ample parking

Stone patio

Mature garden with ponds, a stream and an abundance of trees, shrubs and flower beds


double glazed uPVC windows

open fire in living room

Oil fired range (Rayburn) in kitchen

Option to purchase an additional 1.8 acres

Option to convert downstairs bedroom and en-suite to a self-contained studio apartment - subject of course to any required planning permission


oil fired central heating in all rooms

deep bored well

septic tank

electric immersion water heater


landline telephone

Map: (on your Sat NAV or Maps App search 51.6057,-9.6436)

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.