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Wilford House, Shankill, Dublin 18

Detached House | 6 Beds | 6 Baths
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Property Overview:

  • For Sale by Private Treaty
Overall Floor Area: 591 Sq. Metres (6,361 Sq. Feet)

Property Description:

Approached through impressive pillared gates by a gentlycarving gravelled entrance road, through beautifully maintained formal gardens generously planted with a whole range of mature specimen trees and bordered by adouble row of Silver birch and Lime to provide the ultimate Sylvain setting in complete privacy. In every corner of the 7 acres is another interesting piece of landscaping, from tranquil pools and water features to a well?stocked orchard summer house. To the rear of the house is a magical walkway under Hazel bower some 50 fee which bisects the orchard and culminates in the beautiful Greek style cupla with a feature copper roof and spectacular limestone columns. To the rear of the original stables is an original stone barn which could be put to a myriad of uses. Two Ionic columns lead you through to an entrance porch, which is paved in granite. Through double doors to an octagonal hall, complete with alcoves, ornate cornicing and centre rose. Either side of the hall are two sumptuous reception rooms, ?living room and dining room? each have three shuttered windows overlooking the gardens, marble period mantelpieces, decorative cornicing and centre roses. Back in the hall two extra height panelled doors open out into an oval stairwell, where a spiral staircase leads you to the upper and lower floors.

At the first return, are three beautifully curved original doors, bringing you into a suite of rooms, these are made up of a double bedroom, a fully fitted bathroom and a dressing room/single bedroom. Continuing up the stairs to the front of this impressive residence is a half landing to the right is a gracious double bedroom with en suite bathroom, marble tiled floor and
walls and a dressing room with ample wardrobe space. To the right of the half landing is a similar double bedroom with bathroom and dressing room, both rooms have are complete with period fireplaces. Moving to the top of the winding staircase, which is flooded with sunlight provided by an attractive Georgian cupola with decorative plasterwork and four alcoves which
currently are home to four golden Buddhas. On the second return there are an attractive pair of double bedrooms, these also have vaulted ceiling and marble fireplaces. Between the two rooms is another well appointed bathroom.

Travelling back down this most eye?catching staircase to just below the entrance hall, we find a third set of curved doors, the first is a comfortable family room, and the second is a guest WC behind the third is an office which overlooks the rear courtyard. At the ground floor level to the rear is the playroom which leads directly to the fully kitted out cinema room with overhead projector and a giant fixed screen set in a Mahogany cabinet. A door from here leads past the laundry into a beautifully fitted kitchen / breakfast room, with a full range of bespoke floor and wall mounted kitchen units and American style fridge freezer, cream AGA with additional electric module to the side. Black polished stone worktops and island unit and a Belfast double sink. To the rear of the kitchen, at the side door is a wine and spirits storage area, separate toilet WC and WHB. Walking through the double doors to the rear we havea lower court yard to one side is the gardener's toilet and to the other a plant room / boiler house. A flight of granite steps leads us into the original stable yard, with an attractive water feature as it's central focal point and beyond this is the original stables and grooms' quarters, the coach house approximately 91.89 sq m / 989 sq ft now converted into a garden store/garage. Two individual offices and a fully appointed guest suite comprising three double bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen and a living/ dining room.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

Gas fired central heating with separate systems for house and coach house , Dumb waiter between kitchen and dining room , Intercom system linking front gates main house and coach house , Automatic entrance gates CCTV , The highest quality fixtures fittings floor coverings throughout. , Beautifully manicured gardens compliment this immaculately presented George and residence

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Date Entered/Renewed:

17/8/2018 (yesterday morning)

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Wilford House, Shankill, Dublin 18

Distance to City Centre:

16.8 km (10.4 miles), 160 minute walk

Public transport routes that service Shankill:

  • Train: Dart
  • Bus: 45, 45A, 46, 84, 86

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Wilford House, Shankill, Co. Dublin