‘Lilac Cottage’, Hilltown, Ballymitty, Co. Wexford Y35 EK23
Exceptional 3 Bed Character Property with many original Features, double Garage and large Pond.
Own a piece of heaven with this unique and beautiful dwelling, which will open your heart and mind – privacy and character unmatched! This pretty cottage, dating back to the 1700’s, was totally restored with much attention to detail and the highest craftsmanship and offers peace, tranquility and old-world charm, yet has all of the conveniences of modern day living. Set on c. 0.6 acres of beautifully landscaped and well maintained grounds (organically kept for over 20 years) with many fruit trees and shrubs, large pond, glasshouse/relaxation room, enclosed vegetable garden, double garage, chicken run, 2 garden sheds and custom tree/play house. This c 2,040 sq ft property is the perfect country home/retreat, tastefully decorated with many original features and with a lovely cozy feel throughout. Location is ideal, within minutes drive to the commercial center of Wellingtonbridge with many amenities, stroll to primary school and church and within short drive to several sandy beaches. Wexford Town c 15 mins, New Ross c 30 mins and Rosslare Euro Port less than 40 mins away. View this property and be prepared to fall in love! A very rare opportunity!
A PROPERTY OF UNMATCHED CHARM AND CHARACTER!
Entrance Hall – 6ft 9in x 5ft 9in cottage style entry door with glass feature, original Victorian tile and slate flooring, wooden staircase to 2nd floor, open to original old kitchen and door access to snug/fireplace room.
Old Kitchen – 13ft 6in x 12ft 6in step deep into the past with original Victorian tile and slate flooring, wooden ceiling beams, original bread oven, swivel crane and fan, glass spy hole and opening for a solid fuel stove if needed, open access to main kitchen extension.
Main Kitchen – 22ft x 12ft 6in cozy country kitchen with pitch pine wide plank flooring, full glass surround offering ample light and beautiful country views, vaulted ceiling, recessed lighting, various waist-level kitchen cabinets, wooden counter tops, double porcelain sink, Rangemaster 5-ring gas double oven and grill with overhead extractor fan, dishwasher, fridge, open to snug/fireplace room and French doors leading to Cottage Garden.
Snug – 14ft x 10ft 4in solid pitch pine wide plank flooring, feature cast iron fireplace and door access to hallway, loft/gallery, bathroom and main living room
Hallway – 12ft x 6ft 6in open plan to main living room area featuring solid pitch pine wide plank flooring with under floor heating, recessed floor lighting, hand crafted staircase to cozy loft area/gallery, door access to shower room and French doors to front garden area.
Loft/Gallery – 14ft x 10ft solid pitch pine wide plank flooring, vaulted ceiling with wood beams and window – looking down over main living room area.
Shower Room – 12ft x 7ft tile flooring, recessed lighting, fully enclosed power shower unit, square porcelain WHB with handcrafted wooden vanity unit, WC and storage area.
Living Room – 38ft x 12ft beautiful spacious and open living area renovated to high standards some years ago featuring solid pitch pine wide plank flooring with under floor heating, high vaulted ceiling with custom solid wood beams, solid fuel stove, full glass gable with French doors to rear decking area overlooking pond and rear garden.
Bedroom 1 – 15ft 10in x 9ft 7in solid pitch pine wide plank flooring, fireplace with solid fuel stove insert, wooden ceiling beam, French doors to private decking area and kitchen/herb garden and 3 windows for maximum light.
Top Landing – 17ft x 7ft 1in aged white pine flooring and vaulted ceiling.
Bedroom 2 – Area 1: 17ft 1in x 8ft 6in aged white pine flooring, vaulted ceiling and partial Bannow Bay Views. Area 2: 7ft 2in x 6ft 8in aged white pine flooring, vaulted ceiling and window- could be easily divided into 2 separate bedrooms.
Bedroom 3 – 13ft x 10ft 8in aged white pine flooring, high vaulted ceiling with wood beams, 2 skylights and 2 windows.
Bathroom – 7ft 10in x 7ft 8in aged white pine flooring, vaulted ceiling, hot press/linen closet, full bathtub with hand-held shower, WC and WHB.
Property Features and Services:
- Very unique property with old world charm and character, some of it dating back to the 1700’s with many original features, totally re-stored over time with top craftsmanship.
- Argon gas double glazed white sash windows in original cottage and old-style slate roof.
- C 2,040 sq ft bright living space with quality flooring and beautiful features throughout.
- Tranquil private setting, exceptional and well maintained 100% organic grounds with mature lawns, patio area, large and small pond, double garage 18ft x 16ft, garden shed 12ft x 8ft, glass house (currently used as relaxation room), enclosed vegetable garden, kitchen/herb garden, chicken run and custom playhouse.
- Property is fully fenced in and land has been treated organically for 20+ years!
- Mains water, ESB, high efficiency O.F.C.H., fireplace, 2 solid fuel stoves and modern septic system. Telephone, high speed fibre optic broadband and Sky TV available.
Close to Amenities
Solid Fuel Stove