Heathfield

Schull, County Cork (Ref. 931366)

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  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Two miles from Schull in west Cork on a quiet and scenic road is this peaceful, detached cottage. Set all on the ground floor, this cottage is tasteful and stylishly decorated, making it the ideal base for exploring this part of Ireland. The open plan living area is a great space for the whole group to relax with a bottle of wine and discuss their plans. There is a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area, and a solid fuel stove in the comfortable sitting area. After a busy day you can sleep soundly in one of the three cosy bedrooms. Outside, you can take in the picturesque views of the bay from the large garden and listen to the trickling water in the stream nearby. Schull is a popular destination, and the tranquil surrounding area offers many walking and cycling opportunities, making this cottage an ideal location for getting away from it all. In the village you will find friendly, traditional pubs, restaurants, relaxed cafés and a weekly market where you can sample some brilliant local produce to take home with you. Schull is set along the Wild Atlantic Way, a stunning region which has a host of attractions including the signal station at Mizen Head, found at the most south westerly point of Ireland. You can also visit the Marine and Outdoor Equestrian Centre or go off-shore and visit some of the islands off the coast. This part of Ireland is a wonderful area for outdoor enthusiasts as the peninsula is rich in wildlife and archaeology with pony trekking, watersports and the Schull Planetarium to visit on rainy days.This is a charming cottage for a family holiday on this magical island.

Facilities

Inside:

Ground floor

  • One double bedroom with basin
  • One twin bedroom with basin
  • One single bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin & WC
  • Basin & WC
  • Open plan living area with…
  • Kitchen,
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area with solid fuel stove
  • Utility

General

  • Oil central heating with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven & hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • TV with Free-to-air channels, DVD
  • WiFi
  • Selection of books, games & DVDs
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for stove included
  • Bed linen & towels included
  • No pets
  • No smoking

Outside:

  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Lawned garden with patio & enclosed front lawned garden
  • Shop & pub 2 miles

Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of €150.

About the location

SCHULL, COUNTY CORK

Ballydehob 5 miles; Skibbereen 15 miles.

Driving times:

  • Cork Airport - 62 miles; 1 hr 30 mins
  • Cork ferry - 80 miles; 1 hr 54 mins

Area:

  • Nearest shop; Schull, 2 miles
  • Nearest pub; Schull, 2 miles
  • Nearest town; Ballydehob, 5 miles

On the doorstep:

  • Barley Cove Beach - Sandy beach surrounded by sand dunes, a Special Area of Conservation
  • Beaches - Discover some of the beautiful, award-winning beaches on the west Cork coastline, including Schull and Bantry Bay
  • Cape Clear Island - Ireland's most southerly Island, visit the Fastnet Rock Lighthouse from here
  • Mizen Head - On a peninsula in the most south-westerly point of Ireland, with a lighthouse and visitor centre

Day trip:

  • Killarney National Park - Explore this beautiful part of Ireland and admire the mountains, lakes and waterfalls
  • Ring of Kerry - Walk or drive this beautiful route, through scenic landscapes and stunning backdrops
  • Bantry Bay - Spend a day at the Blue Flag sandy beach in beautiful Bantry Bay
  • Cork City - Explore this upbeat city, alive with shops and bars, with the chance of a whale watching boat trip from the harbour