Overall Floor Area: 107.8m 2
‘Period & Listed Victorian Townhouse in Resplendent Condition Throughout’
LOCATION: Conveniently located within the broader City Centre and only a brisk walk from same. The property fronts onto the Lower Glanmire Road, close to the railway station and benefits from a new and wide street scape. It is most centrally located and enjoys easy access on to the motorways. Permit parking for residents is available at a nominal cost.
DESCRIPTION: This two storey period house is part of an ornate terrace which was solidly constructed some hundred and thirty years ago. The house is in turn-key condition and is indeed, most comfortable. It would ideally suit a purchaser seeking a solid home of distinction within the city, it is a great starter home. The principal and original features, such as the large internal and panelled doors are still in situ. The 12 ft. internal ceiling heights and large windows, features of the Victorian period apply, together with the south facing rear orientation, combine to make this a spacious and light filled home.
Entrance Hallway: Ornate original tiles, new Palladio PVC door with fanlight, custom-built radiator cover.
Sitting Room: 14′ x 13’3 cast iron fire surround, bespoke shelving, custom-built radiator cover, Bevelled glass panelled connecting doors to dining room.
Dining Room: 11′ x 11’3 solid fuel 8kw stove, chimney fire proofed, specially-designed shelving.
Kitchen: 11′ x 11’Travertine marble floors, large double-glazed south facing window. PVC French doors to garden.
Scullery: Wood panelling, Bosch wash/dryer.
Return Landing: Open space facing large window. Custom-made ash staircase.
Bedroom 1: 11’6 x 11′ floor to ceiling built-in wardrobe. New ceiling and wall insulation.
Bedroom 2: 12’9 x 10’3 built-in wardrobes and corner units.
Bathroom: 12’9 x 8’6 (Originally third bedroom) Cast iron fireplace, exposed brick, fully tiled enclosed shower unit with both pumped and electric shower. Free standing Imperial cast iron bath tub, W.H.B., discreet shelving, W.C., moisture-resistant insulation board at ceiling level.
OUTSIDE: High walled surround, pebbled based, enclosed south facing rear yard with modern features to include a new Steeltech shed, sensor lights and outdoor tap. The rear lane access is shared by the residents of the terrace.
FEATURES: We are advised that the improvements carried out include a new roof with fascia, soffit and downpipe, sliding sash windows, new double French doors, rear PVC windows, attic and floor insulation, security alarm system and the entire was fully painted in 2020. The original architectural features of the period of its construction are still, in situ.
NOTE: The immediate area is presently undergoing complete and major redevelopment on a scale, unparalleled for Cork. This will have an obvious knock on and positive effect on property values in this area. The new owner will benefit from same.
HEATING: Central thermostatic gas heating system.
TITLE: 250 year qualifying lease from 1972 subject to a ground rent of 1.00 per annum.
SOLICITOR: O’Dowd Solicitors, Crestfield Centre, Glanmire, Co. Cork.