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Mount Salem Leopardstown Road, Leopardstown, Co. Dublin

Development Land For Sale | 0.70 acres (0.28 hectares).
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Property Description:

Built in 1839, Mount Salem is an exceptional period house of great charm and character.

Mount Salem is a magnificent two—storey period building of approximately 380 sq.m. in size.

Most of the period architectural features have been retained to include original sash windows, shutters cornicing and fireplaces.

Accommodation includes charming drawing room, dining room, sitting room, 5 bedrooms (master ensuite), 2 further bathrooms, wc, kitchen and utility room.

The surrounding gardens have been kept in excellent condition and the garden area to the rear of Mount Salem includes box hedges, rose garden, raised vegetable beds, and a caged fruit garden. The front of the property has a large oval gravel parking area which is surrounded by shrubs and small trees. There is a tree-lined divide and walled garden that helps to separate the house from the rest of the lands and the periphery of the site is screened by trees. The existing driveway can service the current properties and the site to the east that may be able to accommodate 5—6 houses, Subject to Planning Permission.

Mount Salem is located on the junction of Whites Cross at the north west corner of the Leopardstown Road and the N11 Stillorgan Dual Carriageway. The subject property is located directly opposite the Leopardstown Road from Sefton and is located across the N11 from the Liturgical Centre, Divine Master Prayer Centre and Belmont House Nursing Home. This high profile property is located on the N11 Stillorgan Road and Quality Bus Corridor 114 to Blackrock DART, and is also within 10—15 minutes walking distance of Sandyford LUAS station.

The subject property is also located close to Loreto Foxrock girls school, Hollypark national school, Newpark School and the New International Baccalaureate School in Sandyford.

The property has excellent access to the N11 and the Quality Bus Corridor and is also within a short driving distance from Stillorgan, Sandyford. Blackrock, Cornelscourt and the M50. Leopardstown is an established, affluent, residential suburb of Dublin and is located less than 9 km or 20 minutes drive from Dublin City Centre.

There are a number of amenities within close proximity to the property including schools, shops, shopping centres, Leopardstown Tennis Club, Foxrock Golf Course, Leopardstown racecourse and Westwood Leisure Centre etc.

The total site area of Mount Salem is approximately 0.283 hectares (0.7 acres). The Mews building and ancillary lands are being kept by the vendor. The balance of the site will accommodate shared road access through the property to Mount Salem (approx. 0.2 acres) and the road and development site to the east of the road (approx. 0.5 acres). There is a common tree lined driveway that will intersect the site and provide shared road access to the
three properties.

The property is located along N11 Quality Bus Corridor and is also within a short walking distance from Foxrock Village and Sandyford LUAS station. There is excellent road access to the N11 and local schools as well as large shopping centres i.e. Stillorgan, Beacon South Quarter, Dundrum Town Centre, Blackrock and Cornelscourt. The property is also a short walking distance from Foxrock Village, the Leopardstown Inn, Galloping Green and a host of cafes, restaurants, shops and sports clubs including Foxrock Golf Club and Leopardstown Tennis Club and racecourse.

Zoning & Development potential Zoning -
The site is zoned as 'R2' Existing Residential under the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Development Plan 16/03/2016 - 15/03/2022

- To protect and or improve residential amenity. Existing residential (R2). Some plans distinguish between residential zones where the land involved is undeveloped and where there is existing housing. The zones related to this latter category are most frequently termed 'Existing Residential', or some very similar name. Such zones would be classified into this sub-category.

The following uses are Permitted in Principle and Open for Consideration:

Permitted Uses: Buildings for the health, safety and welfare of the public, Childcare facility, Community facility, Education (excluding a night time use), Embassy, Enterprise centre, Halting site, Homebased economic activity, Medical and related consultants, Open space, Park and ride facility, Place of public worship, Public service installation, Residential, Shop (neighbourhood), Training centre.

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Date Entered/Renewed:

18/10/2019 (yesterday morning)

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Mount Salem Leopardstown Road

Distance to City Centre:

9.1 km (5.7 miles), 85 minute walk

Public transport routes that service Leopardstown:

  • Tram: Luas (Sandyford Line)
  • Bus: 5, 44C, 46A, 63, 75, 86, 114
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Robert Colleran

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Mount Salem Leopardstown Road, Leopardstown, Co. Dublin