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Millcove House, Model Farm Road, Cork, T12RX9D

€1,300,000 - Asking Price For Sale by Private Treaty 292 sqm approx


"Millcove House" is a beautifully maintained 1930's property architecturally extended and modernised 28 years ago which plays on sightlines, light and aspect to its advantage. This large five-bedroom detached family home is positioned within the prestigious address of the Model Farm Road and boasts beautifully mature, Brian Cross designed, non-overlooked sunny south facing garden to the rear offering peace and tranquillity.

Accommodation is bright and airy throughout offering a great balance for family living. Fixtures and fittings are of a high quality to including solid Maple floors reclaimed from Millstreet ball room, custom art deco fireplaces, solid wood kitchen with granite worktops by Glenline Fitted Furniture just to name a few. The property boasts recent works to include an insulation wrap to the original house, pumped cavity’s in the extension and new roof on the original building.

Located on the city end of Model Farm Road, one of Corks most prestigious and sought after address within close proximity to the CUH and is within an easy walk of Wilton Shopping Centre, Bons Secours Hospital, St Catherine's, Mount Mercy, UCC, CIT and Cork city centre. Such a superbly convenient location makes for an attractive move for buyers wanting to live in this fantastically mature area. This is a property that should not be missed and viewing is a must to be fully appreciated. Don’t delay arrange a viewing today.


  • Entrance Porch (3.33m x 2.20m This is a wonderful welcome to the home and offers a glimpse of the standard that is to come.)
  • Reception Hall (3.58m x 2.41m The reclaimed maple floor continues here from the entrance porch and the feature custom designed marble art deco fire adds to the welcome.)
  • Hall (7.00m x 1.30m From the hall there is a clear view right through to the rear of the home and this is further enhanced by maple floor.)
  • Living Room (6.12m x 3.62m The art deco style of the home is subtly evident in this room with a second custom designed fire place with gas fire, bow bay window, wall mounted lights and arch along with the reclaimed maple floor which has been lovingly maintained.)
  • Study (3.56m x 2.95m With French doors from the hall, clever storage, maple floor and a tiled open fire, this area is an ideal location for a study and there are also French doors to the dining area beyond.)
  • Dining Area (4.18m x 2.73m Light and sightlines are to the fore in this dining area with direct access to the gardens and a vaulted timber panelled roof with roof light makes this an ideal area to enjoy a family meal. The maple floor continues in this area.)
  • Family Area (4.31m x 3.55m Definitely the heart of the home, this area has a full wall of shelving to display your family treasures and it boast a solid fuel stove and a maple floor.)
  • Kitchen (4.29m x 3.00m With fitted floor and eye level painted solid wood kitchen, there is an integrated double oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer, this kitchen has a granite worktop and is an ideally kitted out to produce creative meals.)
  • Breakfast Area (3.80m x 2.90m With glass walls and roof, this is a wonderful area in which to enjoy your breakfast or morning coffee, there is also a workstation area if you need to log on to work for a brief time.)
  • Utility Room (2.85m x 2.48m With ample storage and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, this is a spacious area with direct access to the rear garden. The laundry chute also feeds to this room.)
  • Guest WC (His) (1.47m x 1.46m Comprising a two-piece suite with a maple floor.)
  • Guest WC (Hers) (1.97m x 1.46m Comprising a two-piece suite with a maple floor.)
  • Back Hall (This area is home to the stairs and also has access to the guest wc’s and externally to the side of the home and on to the gardens. There is clever storage under the stairs.)
  • Landing (6.64m x 0.83m The spacious landing is very bright, benefiting from an Art Deco stained glass window over the stairs and also a gable window at the other end. It is home to a large walk-in hot-press.)
  • Main Bedroom (5.35m x 2.94m This large double bedroom is to the rear of the home and boasts a substantial en-suite and a walk-in wardrobe.)
  • En-Suite (2.95m x 2.46m Comprising five piece shower suite with a corner bath and a standalone pumped shower. There is also access to the laundry chute in this room.)
  • Walk-in Wardrobe (2.94m x 1.60m With ample rails and shelves this is an added bonus in any bedroom. It has sensor lights which activate on entry to the room.)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.44m x 2.93m This bright double bedroom to the front of the home has a feature bow window and access to the jack & Jill bathroom.)
  • Jack & Jill Bathroom (2.54m x 2.29m Comprising a three piece bath suite with a pumped shower over the bath, this is a very bright bathroom. The walls around the bath are tiled.)
  • Bedroom 3 (3.72m x 2.41m With views over the side of the home, this bright double bedroom also has built-in wardrobes and a wash hand basin.)
  • Bedroom 4 (3.42m x 3.28m This double bedroom is also to the front of the home and has a wash hand basin and built-in wardrobes.)
  • Bedroom 5 (4.36m x 2.50m This double bedroom also overlooks the rear garden and has a wash hand basin and built-in wardrobe.)
  • Shower Room (2.12m x 1.67m Comprising a three -piece shower suite with an electric shower. The walls are a marble finish around the shower.)
  • Den (6.41m x 5.68m Located on the second floor, this large space is an ideal get away for older members of the family or can also be used as a study, home office or playroom. There is also access to eaves storage in this room.)

BER Information

  • Rating: BER C1
  • Number: 105909964
  • Energy Performance Indicator: 161.94 kWh/m²/yr

About the Area

Model Farm Road is a suburban area of Cork City, located just to the north of Cork Institute of Technology. There are a number of amenities in the area, including schools, shops and restaurants. The area is on the bus route, providing locals with easy access into the city centre.