Abbey Property Sales are delighted to bring to the market this lovely traditional cottage and Office.
Sunset cottage is a road side property located approximately 5 minutes from the town of Strokestown.
Total area 200 sq mtr.
This cottage is presented in pristine condition and maintains all the charm and character of a traditional cottage.
The property has the added benefit of being sold with approximately 10 acres, two of which are bog.
Lovingly renovated and extended, this traditional Irish cottage, dates from the mid-19th century. While maintaining much of its period charm, Sunset Cottage has all the advantages of a modern home.
This unusual dwelling is perfect for those wishing to live the country life in absolute comfort with the convenience of having your own office/studio separate from, but adjacent to, the living space.
Sunset Cottage offers a dream come true, for living and working. It is also ideal for holiday use, as a weekend retreat or retirement bolt-hole. It’s a fisherman’s paradise offering ample storage for all equipment required and within eacy access of surrounding lakes.
There is development potential for business or leisure in the adjacent building together with ample car parking. The fields behind the cottage provide access to 2 lakes with excellent private fishing and shooting opportunities.
From the sunroom, uninterrupted views of the Irish countryside unfold towards the west, with the most spectacular sunsets imaginable – hence the name, Sunset Cottage.
This traditional 3 room Irish cottage has been transformed after extensive renovation, re-wiring, tiling and extension. The original fireplace was uncovered, restored to its former glory and a multi-purpose stove installed with a traditional crane and cooking pot and a removable BBQ rack. When lit, the stove provides constant hot water for the bathroom and kitchen.
The attic has been insulated and the mid-section converted into a cosy area with Velux window overlooking the surrounding country-side. The attic is accessible via a locally designed spiral staircase.
A new kitchen was installed with fridge-freezer, electric oven, gas cooker and dishwasher. The bathroom, with corner toilet, countertop basin, and jacuzzi/bath is fully tiled.
Wonderful views can be enjoyed from the bright double-glazed sunroom with French doors, timber ceiling with downlights and ceiling fan.
The large outbuilding offers many uses including a home office, storage, workshop, utility room etc. It has the added benefit of a fully equipped kitchen and shower room. It also has electricity and central heating. This is a large bright area just a few steps away from the main cottage.
Two bedrooms, converted attic as third, quality tiling, rewired, central heating, fitted kitchen, large fully equipped bathroom, Cream fitted kitchen, ISDN Telephone connection, New double glazed PVC windows, large outbuilding/office/utility/workshop etc
Lounge: 4.20m x 3.70m (15.54 m²)
Kitchen: 3.60m x 2.70m ( 9.72 m²)
Sunroom: 4.10m x 3.70m (15.17m²)
Bedroom 1: 3.70m x 2.70m ( 10.00m²)
– Attic: 4.20m x 3.20m ( 13.45m²)
– Porch: 1.40m x 1.10m (1.54 m²)
Additional business/recreational area
This modern building is approx. 85 m2. Planned originally as a gym with a sauna area, it is currently used as an office and workshop. It would also be perfect as a hobby room, or as a dressmaker/yoga/art studio or similar.
In the workshop, a roller-shutter door leads to a large garage with high ceiling, ideal for those long fishing poles! This section also features a very sturdy workbench. A separate utility room contains a washing machine and dryer, stainless steel sink and extra-large hot water cylinder, which supplies the power-shower in the adjacent shower/bathroom.
This area could also be your children’s activity centre and could easily accommodate a pool table or table-tennis table.
All door and windows are PVC and double glazed. There is ample storage space in the loft area.
• Bright and spacious
• Tiled throughout