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Millboro House, Lee Road, Cork City

Price on Application

Status: For Sale
Type: Detached

Georgian Period Residence standing on C. 13 acres (5.266 ha)

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Property Description


This very imposing Early Georgian residence enjoys a Southerly aspect standing on C. 13 acres (5.266 ha) of mature grounds with substantial frontage onto the River Lee, on its Southern boundary, ideal for fishing and safe swimming.  The property also has substantial frontage onto the Lee Road, on its Northern boundary, and yet only within 10 minutes from the City Centre and 20 minutes from Cork Airport.

The Residence is approached by a long driveway from the Lee Road and offers total privacy with a Southerly aspect.
The property includes a range of outhouses and includes an old Gate Lodge at the entrance.

Accommodation Details:

Ground Floor:

Main Hall:                                 17'  0"  x   7'  6"
With pine panelled walls, ornate cornice ceiling and centre  rose, Georgian fan light and side panels.

Drawingroom:                           18'  6"  x 15'  9"
With mahogany panelled walls, period white marble mantelpiece with solid fuel heater, ornate cornice ceiling and centre rose, pine window shutters.

Diningroom:                              20'  9"  x  16'  0"
With mahogany panelled walls, Adam's period white marble mantelpiece with brass insert, ornate cornice ceiling and centre rose, pine window shutters.

Library:                                    19'  9"  x  15'  9"
With open beamed ceiling.  (with corridor/staircase leading to rear Annexe).

Kitchen:                                   14'  6"  x  13'  6"
With terrazzo floor, Stanley Cooker, built in wall Pantry.

Pantry off:                               14'  6"  x  7'  9"
With wall presses.

Separate Downstairs Toilet with wash basin.

Rear Hall/Utility Area:   
With terrazzo floor and door to rear yard.
With wall press, tiled floor.

Main Bathroom with mahogany panelled walls, panelled bath, vanity unit, toilet and wash basin.   Hotpress with dual  immersion heater.

FIRST FLOOR:   (Main House)

Large Spacious Landing:                         23'  0"  x   7'  9"

Bedroom  1.                                           20'  9"  x  16'  0"
With white marble Period mantelpiece with tiled insert, solid fuel stove, pine panelled walls and window shutters.   Ornate cornice Ceiling.

En Suite Bathroom (off)                          14'  3"  x   7'  9"
With shower unit, toilet and wash basin.

Bedroom 2                                              18'  9"  x  16'  0"
With white marble Adam's Period mantelpiece.   Panelled walls and pine window shutters.  Ornate cornice ceiling.

Bedroom 3                                             19'  9"  x  16'  0"
With shower unit and a maple floor.

Bedroom 4                                            14'  6"  x  14'  3"
With Irish grey marble Period mantelpiece.

Ground Floor:     

Bedroom  5.                                     14'  0"  x  10'  9"
With laminated timber floor.

Bathroom /Shower Room off:         With toilet and wash basin.

Bedroom 6.                                      14'  9"  x  11'  0"
With laminated timber floor.

Bathroom/Shower Room off,  toilet and wash basin.

Staircase leading to:
FIRST FLOOR (Rear Annexe).

Study/Storeroom;                               19'  0"  12'  0"

Playroom/Storeroom:                          17'  3"  x  13'  0"
With bathroom off.  

Office/Bedroom;                                  17'  3"  x  15'  0"

Glass Conservatory/Orangery:             20'  3"  x  14'  0"

Storeroom (at rear)                            21'  0"  x  19'  0"

Enclosed yard at side of house.

Workshop                                          16'  5"  x  15'  6"
Storeroom                                         15'  9"  x    9'   0"
Storeroom                                         18'  0" x  16'  0"

TWO STOREY HOUSE (Derelict)   C. 840 sq. ft.

Separate Turret Building at side with toilet.

Tennis Court   (not in use)

Mature gardens with range of shrubs including a large ornamental pond to the front of the house.

The property includes an orchard and raised terraced gardens on the Western side.

HEATING:                                    Oil fired central heating.

TITLE:                                         We understand the property is held freehold.

Total Floor area (Main House)   C. 4,800 sq. ft.

Annexe at side:                       C.  2,000 sq. ft.
Conditions of Sale from:
Mr. Val Turnbull, Messrs. Foley Turnbull, Solicitors, Joyce House, Barrack Square, Ballincollig, Co. Cork.
Strictly by arrangement with the Auctioneers.



This was last updated: 25 April 2018.