Trading Up: Rosscarbery, Cork €395,000

There are distant views of Rosscarbery Bay and Galley Head lighthouse from this long, four/five-bed family dormer home called Causeway Heights.
Trading Up: Rosscarbery, Cork €395,000

Set 5kms north of Rosscarbery near Caherbeg and on one of the roads to Reenascreena, the 2,275 sq ft West Cork home is very well finished, with a solid B3 BER.

And, it even has a gable-end fireplace in one of its first-floor bedrooms, a 22’ by 14’ room with views and added comfort factor, gratis even of a firelog or driftwood from the Warren strand.

There’s an even larger 28’ by 15’ kitchen/diner, with wood-burning stove, next to a sun room, comprising most of the living area, and then there are two/three ground floor bedrooms, utility and WC. Overhead are two very large bedrooms, one with dressing room, eaves wardrobe and en suite.

Externally there’s a 1,000 sq ft lofted garage with overhead gym/study, lawns, patio and play area.

Estate agent Andy Donoghue of Hodnett Forde guides at €395,000 and says it’s less than an hour from Cork City, and convenient to Rosscarbery, with commanding views.

VERDICT: There’s plenty of house, and the super-size garage is a bonus for working from home, or playing from home to

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