For Sale

Castlewhite House Rochfordstown,

Waterfall, Co. Cork, T12 XCW8
Asking price

Pat Falvey

Cork Residential Office
Pat Falvey

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5 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
282 sqm

This spectacular building set in a historically rich area has classical proportions which are enhanced by the retention of historic features such as timber sash windows, slate roof and flanking wings to sides (east, west) with pedimented breakfront end-bays that are particularly attractive. Constructed in c. 1820, this five-bedroomed detached three bay, two storey family home set within its own extensive grounds having recent enclosing walls with gate piers to east along roadside ensuring privacy at all time.

Property details

BER No. 116135732
Energy Performance Indicator: 599.43 (kWh/m2/yr)


  • Entrance Porch The original door set comprising engaged Doric columns, surmounted by stereotypical fanlight.
  • Reception hallway (10.37m x 2.40m )Sliding doors leading from entrance porch through to this spacious and bright reception hall with winding staircase leading to first floor. Access to formal dining room, lounge, and living room finished with carpet flooring.
  • Formal Dining Room (4.87m x 4.87m )Located at the front of the property with two large picture windows, this room enjoys feature fireplace and is ideal for entertaining. Original features to include cornicing, high ceilings, and carpet flooring. Original double doors leading the Family Room.
  • Drawing Room (4.87m x 4.81m )A sister image of the dining room this room looks in the opposite direction and captures the evening westerly sunshine. Again, original features of high ceilings, cornicing, sash windows and shutters abound. Fireplace fitted finished with carpet flooring.
  • Family Room (4.71m x 4.57m )Ideally located off the reception hall, this room is a perfect living area with carpet flooring and feature Adams fireplace overlooking side and rear garden with two large sash windows.
  • Home Office/Bedroom (3.47m x 3.40m )This room is located off the sitting room and is an ideal home office or further sixth bedroom.
  • Boot Room Small Boot room leading from the home office.
  • Kitchen (5.17m x 4.57m )Located off the dining room towards the rear of the property, this kitchen is in need of modernisation and upgrades fitted with floor and eye level units. There are plenty of appliances and fitted cupboards for storage space.
  • Breakfast Room (4.77m x 3.91m )Located off kitchen room, this dining area is large and bright with plenty of fitted cupboards for storage, finished with carpet flooring.
  • Utility Room (3.30m x 2.90m )Located off the reception hallway, this room is an ideal utility area with a side room offering a w.c, wash hand basin and corner shower cubicle.
  • Landing (6.50m x 2.15m )Sweeping staircase with varnished handrail and carpet flooring. Cornicing and high ceilings on landing.

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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