Castletownsend Rd, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, Ireland
This is a historic estate for sale in Ireland called the Liss Ard Estate located on the very southern top of the island. Set on a nearly 200-acre estate overlooking Lough Abisdealy, this serene resort is 3.9 km from Skibbereen and 4.3 km from Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club. The estate for sale can either be used as a 10,000 square foot, 25 bedroom, single family compound or it has been operating as a hotel and bed breakfast.
From the listing agent, Christies: “A truly remarkable residential estate with impressive early Victorian Mansion, large private pleasure lake complete with Victorian Lodge and a beach, several Guest Lodges and excellent Pleasure Grounds complete with Tennis Court, private 40-acre Lake with fishing and kayaking opportunities, the Irish Sky Garden designed by world renowned James Turrell including a unique man-made Crater to contemplate the ever changing Irish sky, design landscape gardens, tremendous stands of woodland and meadow grazing.
The entire estate comprises some 66 hectares (163 acres). In all the accommodation extends to some 1,685 square metres (18,135 square feet), providing 25 principal bedroom suites in the Mansion, adjacent Garden Mews and Lake Lodge. Additional housing opportunities in the Coach House.”
- Cork City 90 km (56 miles)
- Cork International Airport 70 minutes driving time (approx.)
- Kildare, Call Out, Co. Kildare, Ireland
- Full Baths:25
- Interior: 9,957 Sq Ft.
- Exterior: 163 Acres