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Unique and Elegant Family Home, deceptively large, in this sought after location

'One of the finest homes in Cork' 

8, Woodlands Demesne, 

For sale by private treaty with vacant possession.
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The house is approached by a Liscannor stone flagged portico with ionic columns.
Double entrance doors to:

Reception Hall:


Bright and impressive - open to roof height.
Having large cast iron fireplace with timber surround, gas fire inset and slate hearth.
Tiled floor, cloakroom and hotpress.



6.12 x 5.92m
20 x 19.5ft

Having full southerly aspect and panoramic views over the City and surrounds.
Cast iron fireplace with marble surround, gas fire inset and slate hearth

Large Kitchen / Diningroom:
9 x 7.28m
29.6 x 23.1ft
Into bay with double doors to patio.
Cast iron fireplace and surround with gas fire inset.
Fully fitted Shaker Satinwood kitchen with counter tops, sink, integrated fridge and dishwasher, Baumatic electric oven and hob, Extractor fan, rustic tiled floor



Utility room off Fully fitted with wall and floor units, sink, plumbed for washing machine and dryer. Door to rear

Guest Bedroom 1:
6.42 x 3.39m  21 x 11.1ft  Having built-in wardrobes with presses and vanity unit
Guest Bedroom 2: 6.42 x 3.39m 21 x 11.1ft Having built-in wardrobes with presses and vanity unit.


L-shaped Landing with curved mahogany bannisters

Bedroom 3:
4.82 x 4.05m 16.9 x 13.3ft

Bedroom 4: 3.6 x 3.28m 11.9 x 10.9ft
Bedroom 5: 3.6 x 3.38m 11.1 x 11ft

3.6 x 2.87m
11.9 x 9ft
Having tiled walls and floor. Corner bath with shower extension. Enclosed cubicle with Mira shower unit. Washhand basin, toilet, bidet and heated towel rail.

Family / recreation room:
10 x 5.07m
31 x 16.7 ft

A large room with Velux windows, storage presses, numerous power points and TV points.

Basement / Granny Flat:
Accessed from Hallway and separately from outside.

Bedroom 6:
5.02 x 3.45m
16.6 x 11.4ft

Having built-in wardrobes with presses and shelving

Having fully tiled walls and floor. Bath with shower extension.
Washhand basin and toilet.

Bedroom 7:
6.02 x 4.29m
19.9 x 14ft
Into Bay with double doors to patio, full southerly aspect.
Entered through Dressing Room with sliding mirrored doors, hanging and shelving.

3.49 x 2.65m
11.5 x 8.8ft
Fully tiled with Gianni Versace wall tiles, large Jacuzzi with shower handset, enclosed shower cubicle with Mira unit, toilet, washhand basin, bidet, heated towel rail, extractor fan.   

3.78 x 3.66m
12.4 x 12.1ft
Having custom made built-in full height shelving with presses under.
Air conditioning unit installed.

Wine Cellar:
2.94 x 2.03m
8.8 x 6.8ft

Having bricked domed alcoves and slate shelving. Stone flagged floor.  
Modelled on the cellar of the KillarneyPark Hotel.
Refrigerated Plant Diagnostic Control System

2.94 x 2m
8.8 x 6.7ft
Having stone flagged floor and shelving.


The property is bordered by stone walls and galvanised railings with double and single entrance gates and surrounded by Liscannor stone tiled paths and parking area.


The long garden enjoys full southerly aspect and features mature trees and a profusion of plants and shrubbery with a sloping path to the lower area.
Numerous garden lights and a water feature.

Heating: Full gas fired zoned central heating system.

Alarm: Full security system throughout with cameras.

Double glazed windows and doors throughout.

Overall size: circa 408 sq m /  4,400 sq ft

Please note: The light fittings in the hall are not included in the sale.

Tenure: Freehold
Solicitor: Mr Kieran Moran, Messrs Eoin C.Daly Mallon & Co., 38, South Mall, Cork

The auctioneers have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending the sale of this fine property, which is one of the finest to come to market in some time.

Designed to complement the Gate Lodge of Woodlands House, it has been built to the highest of standards with the best of materials and fine attention to detail.

Guide Price €925,000

Viewing is highly recommended but by prior appointment only

Joseph Woodward & Sons Ltd., 26, Cook Street, Cork, Ireland.
T: 021 4273327 F: 021 4272891 E: W: PSRA No 01441
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