You are viewing a holiday cottage to rent in Castletownshend, Skibbereen, County Cork. It is a Detached Farmhouse.
Just 3 miles from the harbour village of Castletownshend and 6 miles from Skibbereen. This tasteful newly furnished home offers two lounges, a sunny porch and free WiFi. It enjoys sea views from the bedroom first floor windows and stands in peaceful rural location surrounded by open countryside. There is an open stream feature at the bottom of the garden which is a relaxing place to sit and read. This is ideally located for touring the charming villages and numerous sandy beaches of West Cork.
Shop. Pub. Restaurant 3 miles. Beach 600 yards.
GF: lounge, kitchen/diner, 2nd lounge, utility room, sun room, bathroom with shower over bath. FF: 2 doubles 1 with ensuite shower room, single.
Oil by meter read and electricity by meter read, open fire with starter pack, wood burner with starter pack, linen and towels included, dvd player, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine, dryer, internet access, uk tv channels, welcome pack, open plan garden, bbq, private off road parking. Sorry no pets.
The nearest village is Castletownshend with a shop, pub, restaurant and cafe.
The nearest town is Skibbereen with a large variety of shops, supermarkets including Fields SuperValu, Aldi and Lidl, and many pubs and restaurants. There is also a pharmacy, a cafe, a credit union and a farmers market.
The Castle; a castellated house built in the 18th century for the Townshends and has its own gardens and grounds. It is now open to vistors, with guided tours available, opening times, May, June and September 2-6pm, the grounds, gardens and woodland are open all year round.
The Warren Gallery, Castletownshend; the gallery is situated near the centre of the town and holds a number of exhibitions each year. Open, Monday - Saturday 10am to 5pm.
Skibereen and West carbary Golf Club; 18-hole course, located next to Lough Hyne, pay as you golf scheme available, as are golf buggies and equipment to hire.
A beautiful walk from the house to a Napoleonic Tower on Toe Head Peninsula is a must where the views of the Atlantic Ocean are amazing!
Walking - Easy 0.2 miles. Walking - Hill 1 miles. Fishing - Sea 4 miles. Childrens Playground 6 miles. Golf 9 miles.