“Bigger than it looks.”
Jack's Cottage is a real gem. Although hard to find (no postcodes in Ireland!) it was well worth it. The place is huge. What you can't see in the photos are that the ceilings are really high, and the corridor from the kitchen to the main bedroom was really long. We really liked the unique style of the building, and the remoteness. It is however, on a very breezy cliff top, but you can't tell with the windows shut and once the wood burner is going. We really recommend the Ballycotton Cliff top ...
Jack's Cottage is a real gem. Although hard to find (no postcodes in Ireland!) it was well worth it. The place is huge. What you can't see in the photos are that the ceilings are really high, and the corridor from the kitchen to the main bedroom was really long. We really liked the unique style of the building, and the remoteness. It is however, on a very breezy cliff top, but you can't tell with the windows shut and once the wood burner is going. We really recommend the Ballycotton Cliff top walk and the food in the Blackbird Inn is lovely.
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
Ballycotton 1 mile.
A fabulous, detached, stone cottage located on the outskirts of Ballycotton in County Cork.
The old part of the cottage has been lovingly restored and extended, and provides an excellent standard of accommodation.
The owners have added a feature mezzanine area ideal for relaxing or for use as an additional sleeping area, and the living area of the cottage is a delight to behold with a full height ceiling and solid fuel stove, perfect for cosy nights in.
Budding chefs will love the farmhouse kitchen and dining area, and those who enjoy eating outside can sit on the veranda admiring the far reaching coastal views.
There are numerous walks to be enjoyed from the property, including circular cliff walks or more relaxed beach strolls, and the village centre is within walking distance with an array of welcoming Irish pubs and local shops.
A great base from which to explore the south coast of Ireland.
Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with solid fuel stove. Mezzanine with double sofa bed. Utility.
- Central heating from solid fuel stove in sitting area
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TVs (one with Freeview), DVD, stereo/CD
- Electricity and starter pack for stove inc. in rent, additional fuel can be purchased locally
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Cot, highchair and stairgate on request
- Off road parking for 4 cars
- Veranda, patio and lawned garden to side and rear elevation with furniture and BBQ
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 1 mile
- Note: This property may be suitable for accompanied disabled with a shower chair on request.
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About the location
BALLYCOTTON, COUNTY CORK
Midleton 10 miles; Dungarvan 34 miles; Cork City 25 miles.
Ballycotton is a coastal village located approximately 25 miles east of Cork City, in County Cork. This tranquil fishing harbour has fantastic views over a boat filled marina and its island dominated by the famous black lighthouse that can be visited in the summer months. For visitors wishing to integrate with the Irish way of life, be sure to spend time strolling around the village centre, some spectacular cliff walks and unspoilt country lanes, and treat yourself to a pint of the black stuff in one of the fine Irish pubs! Also Ballycotton offers a wide choice of restaurants with lots of local seafood on offer. With its central location on the south coast of Ireland, Ballycotton makes a great base for exploring the region and its numerous attractions; why not visit Fota Wildlife Park with its excellent selection of birds and mammals, Ballymaloe House and Garden with its cookery school and garden walks, or spend the day exploring Midleton Jameson Heritage Centre or Blarney Castle with its famed Blarney Stone, only an hour's drive away? For those who love the outdoors there are opportunities for sailing, sea angling, surfing and scuba diving along the coast, and for golfers there are a number of excellent courses suited to all abilities and budgets. A delightful location for an enjoyable holiday.
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