Vacation Rental Description
Built in the reign of Elizabeth I in the l6th century and extended in Georgian times, this imposing house is located close to the town of Mallow in the lovely Blackwater Valley, 25 miles from Cork city in the south of Ireland. Bought by the first Baronet Cotter in 1650, the house has been restored and refurbished to a very high standard by its current owners. The large reception rooms are warm and welcoming, with lovely views either onto the gardens or towards the River Blackwater and the Galtee Mountains. The comfortable bedrooms enjoy a similar aspect. Extensive parkland surrounds the house. The area is rich in interest and the property is an ideal base for sightseeing and outdoor activities.
Ground floor: Large entrance hall. Inner hall/living room. Elegant drawing room with french windows leading to the lawn. Dining room with seating for 12. Guest cloakroom. Utility room.
First floor: Four bedrooms, two with queen-size beds and two twin rooms. There is a small narrow room on the return which is suitable for a child. Four en suite bath/shower rooms.
Tennis court in grounds. Salmon, trout fishing and horse-riding arranged locally. One hour's drive from the Old Head of Kinsale, with its world renowned golf links. Killarney and Ballybunion golf courses are within 95 minutes and Mallow Golf Course is 1.6 km (1 mile) away. Places to visit include the Rock of Cashel, Blarney Stone and Killarney Lakes. Dublin is two and a half hours by train.
- Cooking Utensils
- Amenity Parking
- Horse Riding
- Mountain Biking
Galtee Mountains, River, Shower
- Nearest Airport : Shannon at 97 kilometers distance;
- Nearest Town : Cork City at 40 kilometers distance