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There's a 16th century castle for sale in Cork - just in time for Halloween

And it’s definitely not haunted… Definitely not.

THIS TUDOR CASTLE in Cork retains its imposing charm even with all its modern refurbishments and upgrades.

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Carrigrohane Castle, Carrigrohane, Co Cork is for sale for €1,500,000 with Cohalan Downing via

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The six-bedroom property has approximately five acres of land including woodland surrounding it, and has four floors over a basement – so there’s lots of space to rattle around in.

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Entering the property, the entrance hall has a stone fireplace and beamed ceiling. There are double doors leading to the minstrels’ gallery (but of course) over the dining room which also features a carved stone fireplace complete with an Irish coat of arms. Through the French doors in the dining room are the battlements and a view of the river and countryside surrounds.

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Across the entrance hall are double doors to a study, cloakroom, the kitchen and access to the basement/games room.

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The kitchen has fully-fitted pine units, Italian glazed tiled worktops and an oil-fired Aga. There is a fully-fitted bar with marble fireplace and panelled walls.

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Upstairs there is a library and drawing room with high ceilings and carved timber wooden architraves to the doors and windows. The library has a black marble fireplace and a beamed ceiling while the drawing room features a carved stone fireplace.

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On the second floor are the bedrooms – the master bedroom has two turrets that have been converted into an en-suite bathroom and a walk in wardrobe each. There are two other bedrooms on this floor, one en-suite and one with a fitted wardrobe.

On the third floor are the other three bedrooms, a bathroom, sitting room and sun lounge.

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The basement has a games room as well as a wine cellar and a modern central heating boiler is located there also.

Carrigrohane Castle, Carrigrohane, Co Cork is for sale with Cohalan Downing via

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Edel Corrigan

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