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A spectacular Georgian mansion overlooking the sea near Kinsale

Burren House has views across the Old Head… plus a trout lake, obviously.

THIS BEAUTIFUL GEORGIAN mansion, Burren House, is set on eight hectares (approximately 20 acres) of land overlooking the Old Head of Kinsale.

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Burren House, Kilbrittain, Co Cork is for sale with Sherry Fitzgerald Country Homes, Farms and Estates for €4,200,000 via

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The house has two reception rooms both of which overlook the sea and are south-facing. The drawing room has an original fireplace and there is also an office and library on this level – as well as this dining room with stunning parquet floor.

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The kitchen is spacious with a cream Aga and cream built-in wall and floor units with timber floors. It has a half-door to the coach yard.

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There are four bedrooms on the first floor, with the master bedroom en-suite with a dressing room, a second en-suite bedroom and the family bathroom. The other three bedrooms are in the converted stables and coach house – each with their own bathrooms.

Among the 20 acres of rolling countryside surrounding the house are a walled garden with old-growth orchard, a waterfall and a trout lake.

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Additionally there is Burren Hill Lodge on the property which is independent of the rest of the property and has its own gardens. It has a kitchen, sitting room, dining room, living room and four en-suite bedrooms.

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Burren House, Kilbrittain, Co Cork is for sale with Sherry Fitzgerald Country Homes, Farms and Estates via

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