Property Details

  • 248.0m2


  • 5

  • E2
  • 2

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Parklands, Rathcooney, Glanmire, Co. Cork

  • 5
  • 2
  • 248.0
  • 2669.472


Step back in time with this magnificent Victorian period house, built in 1865, with a rich and fascinating history. This property was once owned by James Morrogh of Cork, a prominent figure in Irish politics and society, who counts former president of Ireland, Mary Robinson as a direct descendant.

But this property is more than just a piece of history. Set on 40 acres of lush farmland, this estate provides the perfect blend of traditional charm and modern luxury. With ample space for enter-taining guests or simply relaxing with family, the house is the perfect place to create memories that will last a lifetime.

The property boasts a wealth of original features, including high ceilings, ornate mouldings, and intricate woodwork. But it also features modern amenities like a fully-equipped kitchen, modern bathrooms, and spacious bedrooms, providing the perfect balance of tradition and comfort.

And let's not forget about the 40 acres of farmland surrounding the house. Imagine strolling through green fields and pastures, breathing in the fresh country air and taking in the stunning views of the rolling hills and countryside.

Whether you're looking to start a farm, create a peaceful retreat, or simply enjoy the beauty of nature, this property has everything you need. And with easy access to local amenities and a friendly community, you'll never want to leave.


Ground Floor
Entrance hall (5.18 x 1.81m)
Original tiled flooring, corniced ceiling, centre rose, arched architectural feature to inner hall. Inner hall with tiled floor, stairs to first floor, excellent storage. Space under stairs

Lounge room (5.18 x 4.22m)
with original white marble fireplace, corniced ceiling.

Dining room (5.14 x 4.12m)
with corniced ceiling and centre rose

Kitchen/Dining area (4.8 x 4.1, plus 3.2 x 3.6m)
Kitchen area is fully fitted with an Aga oil fired cooker, stainless steel sink unit, worktop area, fitted cabinets,airing cupboard, plumbed automatic machines, door out to garden on the eastern side

Utility Room (3.7 x 3.3m)
Plumbed for automatic machines, fitted shelving. Guest toilet and wash hand basin, door out to side of the house

Pantry/Larder (4.1 x 2.2m)
Extensive range of fitted shelving and storage


Main bedroom (5.1 x 4.1m)

Ensuite Shower Room
Electric shower, WC and wash hand basin

Dressing Room

Bedroom 2 (5.2 x 4.1m)
fireplace with cast iron insert and tiling, fitted wardrobe

Office/Study (2.7 x 1.9m)
with fitted desk unit and built-in fireproof safe

Bathroom (2.8 x 2.3m)
with bath, wash hand basin, WC and fitted cupboard

Bedroom 3 (3.8 x 3.7m)
with wash hand basin and double wardrobes

Bedroom 4 (4.1 x 2.8m)
steps down from landing with fitted wardrobe

Bedroom 5 (3.4 x 4.1m)
steps down from landing and fitted wardrobe


The gardens surrounding the house are an absolute delight with a selection of fine mature shrubs and trees including Silver Birch, Maple ,Oak, Ash, Myrtle, Flame Tree and Rhododendron and many other fine specimens.

There are pleasant walks through the gardens each offering a great sense of tranquillity.

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