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Guileen, Whitegate, Cork, P25 VW80€225,000 F

4 Bed Detached House 147 m² / 1582 ft² For Sale

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Set on the South Coast of County Cork the Coastal hamlet of Guileen is home to this detached home which is ready for its next chapter in life with its new owners. The detached home is set on a site of circa 0.15 acre and enjoys views of the South Coast. While the property itself is in need of extensive renovation throughout, however do not let that put you off as what is an offer here is more than a property, it’s a lifestyle. The property offers a discerning buyer the opportunity to transform this property into a wonderful place to call home. Can you image waking up in the morning and being able to take a short stroll down to the beach, well if so this is the one for you. If you are working in the City but yearn to enjoy the benefits of coastal living then this is the one for you. Located just 15 minutes from Midleton and 35 minutes from Cork City, this property has immense potential that it just waiting to be realised.


Detached home set on circa 0.15 acres.
Set in a picturesque coastal setting on the South Coast of County Cork.
The property is in need of renovation works.
Set in a much sought after residential location.
Just 15 minutes from Midleton town centre.
Less than 35 minutes from Cork City.
Guileen Beach is a stones throw from the property.
Westerly facing back garden.
Viewing comes highly recommended.

BER Details



Ground Floor

Sunroom 5.42 m x 2.25 m
Spacious sunroom area at the entrance to the property which enjoys wonderful views of the Sea.

Living Room 4.46 m x 4.61 m
Central to the layout of the house the living room has a solid fuel stove and carpet flooring.

Kitchen / Dining Room 4.95 m x 3.46 m
Open plan Kitchen / dining room, fitted kitchen units, carpet flooring.

Bedroom 4.53 m x 2.71 m
Double Bedroom with carpet flooring.

Bedroom 4.36 m x 3.70 m
Bedroom with shower and wash hand basin installed in it.

First Floor

Living Room 4.05 m x 3.25 m
From this living area a door leads out to steps leading up to the back garden.

Bedroom 3.89 m x 3.72 m
Double bedroom with carpet flooring.

Bathroom 3.33 m x 1.56 m
Toilet, Wash hand basin.

Bedroom 3.22 m x 3.34 m
Carpet flooring.

Loft Room 6.45 m x 2.038 m
Would make an ideal home office / studio.

Garage 4.54 m x 3.99 m
Located on the ground floor adjacent to the house with its own doors to the outside driveway.


From Midleton town take the R630 road to Whitegate. Continue ahead for 14 kilometres and you will arrive in Whitegate Village. Travel through Whitegate village and continue ahead on this road for 5 kilometres and you will arrive in the village of Guileen. Drive through the village and towards the beach. At the entrance to the beach turn up to the right and turn right again and the house will be ahead on your left-hand side.

Viewing Details

All viewings of this property must be arranged through the selling agents Russell Estate Agents Limited. Our office hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. We can arrange evening and weekend viewings by prior appointment.


The property is set on a site of circa 0.15 acres. A large portion of this site is set up to the back of the house and is perched in an elevated position overlooking the coast. There are beautifully hand-crafted stone steps at the side of the property which leads to the back garden and while the garden is certainly in need of some TLC there is immense scope here for it to be transformed into a wonderful outdoor entertaining area or for some of it to be taken up with an extension to the existing home.


The property is located in the village of Guileen. Guileen is a coastal hamlet set on the South Coast of County Cork. The village itself comprises a variety of residential dwelling houses a pub and it has a wonderful beach and slipway ideal for launching and recovery of boats of all sizes.
Guileen is a short drive from the village of Whitegate. It is home to a Eurospar supermarket, restaurant, pubs and the renowned Peoples Path, a coastal walkway along the shores of Cork Harbour.
The market town of Midleton is a 15 minutes’ drive from Guileen. It is regarded as one of Ireland's best towns. From its top-quality restaurants to its shops, fashion boutiques as well as the Market Green Shopping Centre and Plaza the town boasts all the facilities any modern town should have. Cork city is within an easy commute being less than a 20-minute drive and you also have regular bus and train services from Midleton to Cork City.


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