Upon arrival you are greeted by electric gates that grants access to a sweeping driveway that whisks you down a tree lined driveway to a courtyard that provides ample parking. From here, you get your first glimpse of Baywood, it has a sympathetic external finish to blend into its surrounds, whilst internally, the property boasts an exceptional open plan
design that is both practical and clever to allow the accommodation avail of the coastal views that are on offer from this wonderful site.
Stepping over the threshold of Baywood reveals a wonderful reception hallway with a double height ceiling and solid fuel stove. From here you can make your way into the family room that connects directly into the kitchen/dining area, both rooms are married by a large sunroom that is a pure delight. This space captures panoramic views from Glandore harbour to Mount Gabriel in Schull 40km away and provides access onto the south facing patio. Right alongside, a relaxing lounge awaits and also provides superb coastal views and direct access onto the patio. Here on the ground floor you will also find a study, playroom, library, boot room/utility room, guest WC and the two-car garage. An independently accessed guest apartment which comprises of a living room and bedroom with en suite can be accessed from the main courtyard.
Making your way up the gradually ascending staircase brings you to a large mezzanine landing area that overlooks the hallway. From here, you can access 5 bedrooms, 4 of which are en suite, a reading room and linen room, the master bedroom also benefits from a dressing area, vaulted ceiling and double height feature window that frames the amazing coastline views.
The grounds themselves are a real oasis of calm and privacy with one of the best backdrops you are likely to find in West Cork. Baywood itself is situated almost in the centre of the site to allow for a substantial cushion of grounds to encompass the main house, this allows for great privacy and a perch that enjoys the best of the views, with the site benefitting from the sun from sunrise to sunset.
The property is bounded by mature hedging and traditional Irish dry-stone walls. Located just off the main driveway is the stable block with tack room, feed room and 3 internal loose boxes, a boathouse with high eaves and roller shutter door, two recently installed full size state of the art tennis and basketball courts that are fenced, a landscaped pond, streams an outdoor hut tub which is sheltered and enjoys stunning harbour views. A pump room houses for a recently upgraded wellwater filtration system.
The property's ground has the added advantage of two independent vehicular access points. The picturesque Glandore village is a short stroll away which offers, a national school, Church, bars, award winning restaurants and easy access to water activities whilst Union Hall is within a 5 minute drive. The picturesque Glandore village is a short stroll away which offers, a national school, Church, bars, award winning restaurants and easy access to water activities whilst Union Hall is within a 5 min drive. Baywood comes to the open market posing as an ideal family home in one of Cork's premium coastal addresses.
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House, Boathouse & Stable block total Approx. 664 sq m / 7,150 sq ft
DISTANCE BY CAR:
Roscarberry � Approx. 10 mins
Clonakilty town � Approx. 20 mins
Cork International Airport � Approx. 1 hour
Cork City � Approx. 1 hour 15 mins
From Cork City, make your way onto the N71 heading West. Stay on this road passing through Innishannon, Bandon, Clonakilty and onto Roscarberry. Once you reach Roscarberry, take a left turn after the Celtic Ross hotel, signed for Glandore. Follow the signs for Glandore taking a right after St Facthna's Church making your way past the National School which will be on your right hand side. Follow the road for approx. 0.5 of a mile taking your very first left turn. Baywood is the first house on your right hand side. Eir Code: P81 K883