The Anchorage is an exceptional waterfront property on the shores of Oysterhaven Bay boasting beautiful sea views from its elevated position across the bay towards the famous Old Head of Kinsale. The totally private south west facing grounds gently slop down to the shoreline and boast immaculate mature gardens. The private shoreline extends to some 65 m / 215 ft and also offers a rocky beach for swimming. The discerning yachting enthusiasts will find their own private concrete slipway with deep water and including a safe driveway down from the entrance of the property. This, coupled with two moorings, one just in front of the property and one across the bay, make this an exceptional opportunity for any yachting and water enthusiast to acquire a ready to go seaside property.
The architect designed property has been built to make the very best of this unique waterfront location and maximise the unobstructable views. The house has a total size of approx. 270 sq m / 2,900 sq ft and offers a split level interior and a stepped back footprint. One enters the house at the split level hallway from where French doors lead to the large, open plan living area. Built over a total of three levels it has been designed to create a wealth of natural light and maximise the views from every level. The top level currently serves as a dining area and has the large fully fitted kitchen and a study off, which is separated from the dining area with a hardwood glass panelled framework. The second level serves as the lounge area while the third level is a conservatory with direct access to the large decking area and into the gardens and to the beach. The east wing of the house is home to a total of four bedrooms including the Master bedroom with en-suite and dressing room. All bedrooms are south west facing, boast stunning views to the sea and have direct access into the gardens. Further there is a common bathroom and a utility room.
The grounds have a total size of approx. 1 acre / 4,046 sq m. A gravelled driveway leads to the entrance of the house with ample parking and a detached garage. A second solid driveway leads down to the pier. The grounds offer a broad range of local trees, hedges and shrubs as well as a large lawn area.
BER No. 101700532
Energy Performance Indicator: 333.03 kWh/m²/yr
Located in Oysterhaven the property is only minutes away from the pretty seaside town of Kinsale and 25 minutes drive from the cosmopolitan city of Cork. This area of South West Ireland is of outstanding beauty with its dramatic coastline, unspoilt locations and safe beaches. Leisure activities are well catered for, Kinsale provides excellent sailing, yachting and fishing facilities from its two marinas. There are three world class golf courses including the renowned Old Head of Kinsale. Other recreational pursuits include
walking, bathing, surfing, and horse riding. There are numerous cultural events held throughout the year, such as the world famous Kinsale Arts Festival, the Cork Jazz Festival, Cork Film Festival, Kinsale Gourmet Festival along with a thriving music and opera programme. Cork has several fine theatres, and Cork Opera House hosts many exceptional productions throughout the year. Kinsale is also home to some of Ireland’s finest restaurants, contributing to its title as Gourmet Capital of Ireland; along with many top class hotels and lots of welcoming pubs. Cork International Airport is conveniently located 20 minutes drive from Kinsale with direct links within Ireland and to major European and UK cities.
Availability upon agreement - subject to contract. This material is based upon information, which we consider reliable, but because third parties have supplied it, we cannot ensure that it is accurate or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. This offer is subject to errors, omissions, and change of price or withdrawal without notice. The transfer fee is not included in the sales price and has to be paid by the buyer. The commission will be paid by the seller.
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