Savills | Park Villa, Cobh, Co. Cork, P24 N284 | Properties for sale
Guide price €475,000(£431,313)

Park Villa, CobhCo. Cork, P24 N284

  • Under offer

Key features

  • A Beautiful 4 Bed Victorian Period Villa built c.1870
  • Approx. 232 sq m / 2500 sq ft
  • Situated on approx. 0.4 acres
  • Very private site with fantastic harbour views
  • Private gardens with an impressive selection of trees, shrubs and lawn
  • Presented very well with many original features
  • Zoned OFCH / Mains services/ 12' Ceilings/ Basement level storage
  • Situated in Cobh town centre and only 21km from Cork city

Savills is delighted to present Park Villa, a beautiful 4 bed Victorian period villa with approx. 0.4 acres of private mature gardens in the heart of Cobh Town.

About this property

  • It was built in c.1870 and is presented in excellent condition having been well maintained over the years. This prestigious home has many original features, is oozing with character and will make a super family home.

    Entering through the grand rusticated limestone piers of the property you will set down in the parking area and to your left you have mesmerizing vistas overlooking Cobh and Cork Harbour. Approaching the front door, you will see a lovely and very artistic Victorian entrance porch with original front door, brass and timber features.

    Through the threshold and into the main hall you have a large majestic room with ornate timber panelling, a most impressive original Victorian tiled floor and even a built-in antique clock.

    To your left is the sittingroom/diningroom which is quite large, with a very ornate oak carved fireplace, overlooking the front lawn and has a large bay window to the side. Further down the hall is the centre-piece room of the house, the livingroom and open plan to this is a smaller diningroom. This room is truly magnificent, bright and very spacious. There is an ornate fireplace with a very large bay window again overlooking the front lawn and original cornicing and a rose to the ceiling.

    Across the hall is the breakfast room with a patio door leading to the back garden and just off this is the kitchen. This well sized kitchen has fitted kitchen units and a selection of appliances. Beyond this is the back hall where one can find the guest WC and plenty of additional storage space.

    Ascending the elegant staircase to the first floor, you will first visit the main bathroom on a half landing and on further is the spacious landing area. On the first floor are four double bedrooms, including the master bedroom which is very generous in size and will allow space to install an en-suite if one chooses. The beautiful room is bright and has a very large bay window overlooking the lawn, Cobh Cathedral and has amazing harbour views.

    In addition, there is a large basement that has three adjoining rooms which provide ideal storage space and perhaps a nice wine cellar for any new occupants.

    Park Villa is surround by a high stone walls and a superb display of hedging, mature trees and flowering beds, all providing a very private existence for the household. There is a lawn to the front and rear of the property which is ideal for kids to play. In addition, the gardens back onto Lake Road and there is a possibility that one may allowed to develop adding an additional house in the future, subject to planning of course.

    Park Villa is certainly a prestigious property and will make one family very happy indeed.

    All amenities are close by including the primary and secondary schools, shops, sports clubs, bus and train services, swimming pool, Rushbrooke Tennis & Croquet Club, Cobh Sailing Club and much more. Fota Wildlife Park only 10 mins away.

    Amenities & Distances (approx.)

    • Cobh Town Centre – 325m
    • Cobh Train Station – 575m
    • Rushbrooke Tennis & Croquet Club – 1.4km
    • Cobh Sailing Cobh – 1.75m
    • Douglas Village (using Passage West car ferry) – 12.5km
    • Cork City – 23km
    • Cork International Airport – 29.5km
    • By Train Cobh is approx. 25 mins from Cork City


    Cobh offers one an opportunity to live by the sea, with plenty of possibilities to sail or cruise in one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world.

    Do not miss this rare opportunity to acquire a prestigious family home. Call Savills Now!!

    Viewing
    By appointment with Savills Cork
    (021) 427 1371 or email: cork@savills.ie

    BER Details - BER Exempt

Additional information

  • Directions: By car pass Fota Wildlife park, cross Belvelly bridge and turn right on to R624. Follow the road for 7.1km and turn left just after Cobh Museum. Drive to the top of Spy Hill for 500m, turn left and the property is on the left-hand side. See sign. Alternatively, for SATNAV or Google Maps input: P24 N284