No. 2 Gordon Villas, Monkstown, Co Cork

830,000€ Guide Price
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Parking: Carport
  • Outside Space: South Facing Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • period property
  • excellent condition
  • bright and spacious
  • superb views of Monkstown Bay
  • private garden
  • workshop
  • near all amenities

Property Summary

No. 2 Gordon Villas is the optimum of a prestigious period property, all the original features are intact throughout, space, brightness and that view are simply divine. You are absolutely captivated with the view of the water from every window to the front of the house. One is looking down onto Monkstown village and the bay where it is a hive of activity during the day and lights up like a jewel box by night.

What really makes this house is the space that it has, it is a 3 storey 6 bedroom/ 3-bathroom semidetached period residence dating back to the 1860’s – the rooms are spacious and bright full of character and ready to move in. Ideal family home with lots of living space and indeed bedrooms. The garden to the front is facing the sea (south) and the village of Monkstown, the house enjoys pedestrian steps to a lane which in turn leads to the village and sailing club. To the rear there is a courtyard with access to a nice size workshop which in turn leads to the garden. There is an elevated carport at ground level to the rear with gates – enough space for 2 cars. The lane behind the house leads to the local national school, tennis club etc.

Location wise you are in the center of the village yet very private. Kids can walk to all the amenities and the bus stop is literally down the hill.

Features such as the porch to the front with original flooring, original fireplaces, cornicing, staircase, floors are just some of the fantastic features that will catch your eye.

The house has been extensively renovated over the years and is in good condition. The rooms are very nicely proportioned, typical of its era.

Services include oil central heating, and all the windows are the original. The house is 2800 Sq.Ft.

Accommodation briefly consists of

Porch with original flooring, Front door to the entrance hall. The ground floor – 2 reception rooms one with an open fireplace and bay window and the other the kitchen/dining room with a stove. You have another living room with stove again which in turn leads to the utility room and guest WC & WHB. Back door to the rear courtyard.

First floor – 3 bedrooms (one with a bay window), large bathroom complete with claw foot bath, small utility room.

Second floor – 3 bedrooms and a Jack and Jill bathroom.