A THREE-bed renovated farmhouse close to the coast offers the purchaser a little bit of heaven in West Cork, for a guide price of €350,000.
Superbly-sited alongside Roaring Water Bay, the home in the townland of Kilkilleen, Church Cross, is half way between Skibbereen and Ballydehob, and the traditional whitewashed exterior belies the wonderfully contemporary interior.
The large kitchen diner has a bespoke wood kitchen, with a tiled floor, built-in oven and white walls, with traditional green doors and skirting. There is a lovely feature of a raised fireplace in the kitchen area ,too.
There are steps up to the adjacent good-sized sitting room, which also has a tiled floor, a solid fuel stove, bookshelves, a large vaulted ceiling with velux window and access to the garden.
There are impressive sea views from this room, too.
The two upstairs bedrooms have wooden floors and good views through vaulted ceilings, while the main bathroom is downstairs, off the main hallway. The third bedroom, and largest of the three, is also downstairs, and has an open fireplace, tiled floor and recessed lighting.
Apart from the wonderful space and beautiful workmanship in this property, there is huge potential for expansion with extensive outbuildings on this 2.5 acre plot.
It is discreetly located adjacent to Kilkilleen strand and close to Cunnamore pier, with its island access, including a short trip to nearby Heir Island.
Services include solid fuel central heating, private water and drainage, with excellent broadband and mobile coverage. The BER is E2.
The agent is Pat Maguire, The Square, Skibbereen (028 22822) or see patmaguireproperties.com.