Ard na Mara - Large Waterfront Estate with Private Beach And Amazing Views across Bantry Bay
- Living Area 325 m2 / 3498 Sq Ft.
- Land Area 380200 m2 / 4092444 Sq Ft.
- Floors N/A
- Amenities N/A
- Advert Reference 162987
Ard na Mara is an exceptional, large waterfront estate on the shores of Bantry Bay boasting beautiful sea views across the bay towards Adrigole lighthouse and the Sheep’s Head peninsula as well as a stunning mountain scenery in the backdrop. The totally private and mature south facing grounds have been beautifully landscaped and boast a variety of scenery from sandy beaches, rocky cliffs, mature forests and a beautiful lake setting to large lawn areas. The private shoreline with sandy and shingle beaches extends to some 2,000m / 6,500ft and is safe for swimming. Throughout the property a proper road network has been established to make the various houses and natural amenities easily accessable. The grounds have a total size of approx. 94 acres /?380,400 sq m and the discerning yachting enthusiasts will find the deep water in front of the property, the boat shed and the pier just metres from the property very valuable.
The architect designed property has been built to make the very best of this unique waterfront location and maximise the unobstructable views. The main house has a total size of approx. 280 sq m /?3,000 sq ft spread over two floors and two stone cottages. Only high quality materials have been applied to create an amazing home in this stunning surroundings.
Tucked away in the forest area of the property lies a beautifully appointed log cabin which is completely independent from the main house. The 2 bedroom house boasts an open plan living area with fully fitted kitchen, living room and dining area. The kitchen is equipped with quality units and appliances and there is also a large feature fireplace. The house has two double bedrooms, one with direct access to the large terrace area to the front of the house, a bathroom as well as a large utility room.
The large grounds are totally private and have been beautifully appointed. A safe road network has been established to link the various buildings and natural amenities and a drainage system is in place. Various outbuilding include a storage shed for boats or other equipment, a glass house, two stone houses for addtional storage and housing the electricity transformators as well as a viewing pavilion at the waterfront. There are also paddock areas for the upkeep of horses or other lifestock as well as turf fields on the property. Plenty of parking is available in front of the main house but also at the log cabin. The large, even lawned areas can also easily cater for a helicopter landing pad.
Building Energy Rating
Main House: C1
BER No. 101903953
Energy Performance Indicator: 172.16 kWh/m²/yr
BER No. 101904928
Energy Performance Indicator: 336.82 kWh/m²/yr