6 bed House in Ireland
Grade II Listed
Perched in an elevated position within Rushbrooke and enjoying panoramic views over Cork Harbour, this property would make a superb family home. An incredible opportunity for a discerning purchaser to acquire this uniquely beautiful and sensitively restored period residence set in mature gardens on the outskirts of the historic town of Cobh. The home was a 19th Century former rectory, originally built by the Rushbrooke Family in 1866. It has been a family home, guesthouse and a fine dining restaurant. It is now operating as a clinic for complementary medicine with guest accommodation. It is a haven of peace and tranquility, which can be enjoyed from so many different aspects, whether taking a leisurely stroll, enjoying the beautiful garden or dining by the peaceful harbour. The present owner has invested considerable time and expenditure sensitively restoring the property. It also comprises of a 1 bedroom self contained wooden chalet and a 2 bedroom apartment with a spacious and modern kitchen and private patio which is adjoining the main building.
A beautiful property, in impeccable condition with much of the original architectural features preserved. The house is eligible for the period residence government grant scheme to help with upkeep and restoration.
Ground Floor: over 150sq. m floor space comprised of entrance porch, Entrance hallway, reception room, office, staff kitchen, 2 large treatment rooms which can easily be converted back to lounge and dinning areas, and a large space currently used for yoga and pilates classes with double glass doors leading out to a terraced outdoor eating area with a view.
Plus adjoining apartment with approximately 100sq. m. floor space.
Basement: 27sq m.
First Floor: approximately 140sq. m floor space
6 ensuite bedrooms
ADVANTAGES FOR FOREIGN INVESTORS
• Rates and council tax exempt
• 1% Stamp Duty
• Excellent Sterling/Euro Exchange Rate
• Mature private gardens with croquet lawn, Grape Vines, , Glass house, Vegetable garden, overlooking Cork Harbour with breathtaking views.
• 30 minutes from Cork International Airport
• 10 minutes walk to Railway Station and to Cobh town which is steeped in history.
• 30 min drive to cork city
Substantial Family Home