Sale Agreed

Knockrea House,

Douglas, Cork City, T12 XR58
Asking price
Residential Negotiator

Laura Pratt

Cork Residential Office
Laura Pratt

Is this the property for you?

5 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
348 sqm

The possibility of acquiring a large period property on an acre of mature gardens in a secluded setting yet within 1km of Cork City seldom presents itself. This unique opportunity has arisen with the launch of Knockrea House on the Douglas Road to the market. The property offers an unbeatable location, impressive site size and substantial period house.

Property details

BER No. 800092884


  • Entrance Hall (2.23m x 2.11m )Feature front door leading through to reception hall.
  • Reception Hall (5.36m x 4.82m )Double doors with stained glass and fan light to include stained glass leads from the entrance hall through to this spacious and bright reception hall with winding staircase leading to first floor. Access to drawing room, lounge and family room finished with carpet flooring.
  • Drawing Room (7.28m x 5.19m )Located to the front of the property with feature bay window and two large picture windows this room enjoys feature fireplace (although currently blocked off) and is ideal for entertaining . Original features to include cornicing, high skirtings and brass door furniture
  • Lounge (7.27m x 5.17m )A sister image of the drawing room this room looks in the opposite direction and captures the evening westerly sunshine. Again original features of high skirting boards, cornicing, picture rail, sash windows and shutters abound. Fireplace fitted although currently blocked off.
  • Study (3.87m x 2.96m )Ideally located just off the reception hall, this room is a perfect study area with carpet flooring. It has a large sash window.
  • Family Room (5.12m x 4.12m )This room has two large windows overlooking the western side of the gardens.

The neighbourhood

The neighbourhood

Shopping centres
English Market
Art galleries
Sporting facilities

Cork city is the second-largest city in the Republic of Ireland and the population in the city is approx. 220,000.  It is situated on the southern coast of Ireland approx. 253km south of Dublin.  Cork is the commercial capital of the south of Ireland and has a track record of attracting multinational/foreign direct investment.  Cork is home to global market leaders in pharmaceuticals, healthcare, information and communications technology, biotechnology, and professional and international financial services.

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