Beech Crest, Lower Road, Crosshaven, Co. Cork, P43NP03Sale Agreed G

5 Bed Detached House 236 m² / 2540 ft² Sale Agreed

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For those seeking a unique period property, Beech Crest arrives to the market for sale as a remarkable 5 bedroom detached home extending to approximately 236 sqm (2,540 sqft) located on the Lower Road in Crosshaven offering magnificent views overlooking Cork Harbour. Originally constructed in the 1850's, this family home is a spectacular period property which is full of architectural features and character expected from a house of this age. The accommodation is arranged over three levels and boasts large living space with breath-taking views captured from deep bay windows. Whilst the property is in need of modernisation and upgrades throughout, it presents a unique opportunity for an individual to restore it to its former glory.

The accommodation is generous in size and extends to a welcoming entrance hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen, utility area, cloakroom, guest toilet and storage all on the ground floor level. The half landing comprises a further guest toilet. The first floor is home to three double bedrooms, and a family bathroom. The second floor has two further bedrooms and two home offices or a playroom. There are a host of facilities within walking distance of the property to include Crosshaven Boys school, St Brigid's Catholic school, Royal Cork Yacht Club, Crosshaven Boatyard, Crosshaven GAA club and a range of bars and restaurants.

Beech Crest sits on a private elevated site of approx. 0.4 acres (0.16 hectares) offering exceptional views overlooking Cork Harbour and the Marina of the Royal Cork Yacht Club. The front garden is lawned with mature hedging all along the boundary wall and there is ample parking. The rear garden benefits from a south facing aspect which remains bright and sunny throughout the day. There is a pathway with steps providing access to a two tired garden which is lawned with mature trees and hedging enhancing the overall privacy of this site. There is access to the property off the Upper R612 road via a gated entrance and the property benefits from two detached garages with plenty of storage space.

The property is within walking distance of Crosshaven village and its many local amenities. The property is approx. 7km east of Carrigaline approx. 3.7km north of Myrtleville and approx. 23km southeast of Cork City centre.

Viewing is highly advised to truly appreciate this historic and truly unique property.


Exceptional water views overlooking Cork Harbour
Convenient location
Extensive site of approx. 0.4 acres
Generous Accomodation
Off street ample parking
Ideal opportunity to acquire a period waterfront property


  • Entrance Hall (6.37m x 1.93m )
    Impressive ceiling height continues through the hallway, fully carpeted.

  • Lounge (6.12m x 4.52m )
    Exceptionally bright and elegant room with large bay window to front offering stunning views overlooking Cork Harbour. Original marble fireplace, cornicing, storage press and double sliding doors leading to dining room, finished with carpet flooring.

  • Dining Room (6.12m x 4.48m )
    Located off the entrance hall, this tranquil room offers beautiful water views with large bay window, original marble fireplace, cornicing and double sliding doors to lounge area. Finished with carpet flooring.

  • Kitchen (4.91m x 3.86m )
    Located towards the rear of the property, this room has a Stanley Aga and plenty of shelving for storage, vinyl flooring.

  • Utility Room (3.47m x 3.01m )
    Currently in use as a second kitchen, this room could be easily converted into a utility area with plenty of storage space with floor and eye level units finished in vinyl flooring.

  • Guest Toilet (1.45m x 1.19m )
    Located off the landing

  • Cloakroom (6.12m x 3.86m )
    Spacious and finished with carpet flooring.

  • Storage (2.66m x 1.91m )
    Located to the rear of property, this storage room offers extra space for home equipment.

  • Landing (2.19m x 2.10m )
    Spacious and finished with carpet flooring.

  • Master Bedroom (4.62m x 4.56m )
    An impressive master bedroom with large window offering superb views overlooking Cork Harbour. Cornicing and light fitting. Fully carpeted.

  • Bedroom 2 (4.59m x 4.57m )
    A large double bedroom with views overlooking Cork Harbour, cornicing and light fitting. Fully carpeted.

  • Bedroom 3 (3.48m x 3.18m )
    Located on off the landing this double bedroom is fully carpeted.

  • Family Bathroom (3.55m x 3.19m )
    A three piece suite to include bath, electric shower unit and a wash hand basin. Built in cupboards for extra storage space, vinyl flooring.

  • Bedroom 4 (4.82m x 3.24m )
    Double bedroom located on the second floor off the landing, finished with carpet flooring.

  • Bedroom 5 (4.38m x 3.26m )
    Double bedroom located on the second floor off the landing and offers a velux window.

  • Office Room 1 (3.16m x 2.73m )
    Overlooking rear garden, this home office provides the ultimate privacy away from the rest of the house

  • Office Room 2 (3.61m x 2.70m )
    Another home office or playroom with plenty of shelving and Velux window overlooking rear garden, finished with carpet flooring.


Laura Pratt

BER Details

452.76 (kWh/m2/yr)