Heather House, Redcross, Y14VP26
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Heather House, Redcross, Y14VP26



5 Bed

5 Bath

249 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 249 m²
Sherry FitzGerald Catherine O Reilly brings to the market this superb, spacious, five-bedroom detached family bungalow with eco credentials c. 249 sqm (2,680 sq. ft.) with an additional c. 127.3 sq. m (1,369 sq. ft.) of attic storage space, partially converted and ready for conversion (STPP). Heather House is a truly spectacular architect designed family residence in a peaceful country setting in one of the most scenic parts of County Wicklow, and stands on c. 1.11 acres of beautiful, mature landscaped gardens which enjoy panoramic views the lush green fields, Avondale woods, mountains and the rolling countryside to Mount Leinster in the distance. This delightful property is conveniently located in a scenic rural area in close proximity to the picturesque villages of Avoca & Redcross. It is situated only 10 minutes from the Exit 18 connecting to the N11/M11 Motorway with easy access to both Dublin or Wexford, approximately 20 minutes drive from Arklow Town, Wicklow Town and Brittas Bay Beach, and the commuter train stations in Rathdrum is c. 9 km. The property was lavishly and lovingly designed to provide a light-infused free-flowing living environment which is finished to the highest standards of interior design and a quality of finish seldom found. This architect designed home with natural Wicklow granite stone exterior was constructed in 2009. It boasts many current standard low energy features including; solar hot water, heat recovery unit, insulation level throughout and electric car charger. On approaching Heather House, via the granite piers and electric gates, one is greeted by a beautiful and aesthetically soothing exterior with striking detailing and integrated symmetrical roof detail which provides an indication of the stunning contemporary accommodation on offer. Upon entering the property, you are instantly aware that something very special has been created with no expense spared in creating the ultimate family home. The magnificent entrance hallway with high ceilings, and oak staircase leading up to the landing which provides a fusion of natural light and draws your eye to the remarkable countryside views which is a recurring theme that permeates throughout. Two spacious attic areas with fantastic storage space complete first floor. The formal sitting room designed with bespoke wall feature and electric fireplace which offers a luxurious haven to enjoy the remarkable panoramic views. The open plan living, dining and family areas are accessed via the hallway. This superb kitchen / family /dining area, the heart of the home, is the perfect place for entertaining guests and offers a wonderful sleek modern fitted kitchen with an array of fitted units and central island with granite worktops. The family living area overlooks the gardens to the front, side and rear. The dining room, sunroom or indeed perfectly positioned playroom off the kitchen with direct access out to a delightful patio area. A south facing side aspect ensures sunlight throughout the day, an idyllic suntrap for those bright barbeque evenings. Off the central hallway is a storage closet, a walk-in hot-press, five large bedrooms, three with ensuites, and a family bathroom. The main bedroom suite is a fantasy of pure luxury with a walk-in wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom. There is also a very useful fully fitted utility room and laundry room accessed from the kitchen, with door out to garden. Spectacular elevated site with professionally landscaped gardens and a gravelled driveway that sweeps across the front of the property providing a fantastic parking space. Lawns to the front, sides and rear with some lovely mature ornamental trees, shrubs, mature planting, railway sleeper steps and raised planter beds. There is a sunny patio area finished in sandstone surrounded by a beautiful selection of flowering plants in raised planters and the most spectacular views of the surrounding countryside and mountains beyond. This stunning property is definitely one not to be missed. Viewings are strictly by appointment. Ground Floor Entrance Hall 5.55m x 2.96m. Large welcoming hallway with stairs leading up to first floor, tiled floor, ceiling spotlights, ceiling coving. Living Room 5.47m x 4.29m. Spacious bright room with panoramic views of the mountains and countryside beyond, overlooking the front garden, laminate wood flooring, ceiling rose and coving. TV point. Kitchen / Breakfast Room 8.52m x 4.92m. Beautiful kitchen with an impressive array of fitted cabinets at floor and wall level on three walls with feature granite worktops, granite splashback & Island unit. Integrated 5-ring gas hob, cooker, extractor fan, integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher. Vaulted ceiling with velux windows and spotlights. Chrome sockets, ceiling coving & tiled floor. Spacious area with window seats looking out over the front garden and the amazing panoramic countryside views. Feature wood burning stove with stone cladding and granite heart. Tiled floor, TV point, Shelving, ceiling lights, rose and coving. Dining Room 3.74m x 3.73m. Lovely room with vaulted ceiling and double doors leading out to patio area and the gardens. Windows on three walls enhancing the light and at same time, taking in the wonderful views of gardens and countryside. TV point, attractive ceiling lights & tiled floor. Utility Room 2.49m x 2.22m. Good array of units at floor and wall level with countertop and sink unit. Door off to back garden. Tiled floor. Pantry / Laundry Room 2.49m x 1.75m. Built-in storage units. Plumbed for washing machine and dryer. Tiled floor. Walkway Walkin hot-press with shelving off, spacious cloakroom off. Ceiling coving & tiled floor. Office 3.03m x 2.48m. Bright room to the rear with laminate wood floor with Phone & Network points. Bathroom 4.10m x 2.99m. Large spacious bathroom with feature freestanding luxury bath with chrome taps and shower head. WC and W.H.B in vanity unit. Wall mirror, shaver light. Fully tiled from floor to ceiling. Built-in cupboard with shelving. Wall fittings. Bedroom 4 4.48m x 4.07m. Large double room overlooking rear garden, laminate wood floor & TV / Network point. HP Bedroom 1 4.15m x 4.12m. Spacious double bedroom overlooking rear garden, ceiling rose and coving. TV / Network point & laminate wood floor. Ensuite 2.21m x 2.02m. Large corner pumped power shower with chrome door and glass side panels, pumped. W.H.B in floating vanity unit with pull-out drawers & close coupled WC. LED Wall mirror and fittings. Walk in Wardrobe 2.21m x 1.95m. A superb walk-in wardrobe which offers convenient open shelving, clothes hanging rails, pull out baskets, shoe shelves and ample room for easy access to your belongings. Bedroom 2 5.11m x 4.35m. Spacious double bedroom overlooking the front garden and countryside. Built-in wardrobes, laminate wood floor. Dado rail, shelving & TV / Network point. Ensuite 2.74m x 1.08m. Suite comprises of walk-in corner pumped shower, WC and WHB. Fully tiled from floor to ceiling, shaver light and wall mirror. Bedroom 3 5.45m x 4.29m. Bright spacious bedroom with panoramic views of the countryside and gardens. Laminate wood floor, built-in wardrobes, TV / Network point and shelving. Ensuite 3.09m x 1.20m. Suite comprises of corner shower with power shower and glass shower door. WC & WHB. Fully tiled from floor to ceiling. Shaver light, wall mirror & fittings. First Floor Landing 3.07m x 3.03m. Landing area with velux windows and laminate wood floor. Attic Room 10.48m x 5.57m. Large open plan space (c. 60 sq.m) with velux windows, fully floored and suitable for multiple uses. Electric power points. Attic Room 10.62m x 5.57m. Spacious open plan space (c. 58 sq.m) with velux windows, fully floored and suitable for multiple uses. Electric power points. Outside Beautiful landscape gardens to the front, sides, and rear. Electric gated entrance with sweeping gravelled driveway leading to front of property with parking for multiple vehicles. Gardens are mainly in lawn with beach hedging, an array of shrubbery, trees, plants and feature stonework and gravel pathway and stone walls around the property. Large garage / workshop with an up and over door, concrete floor, electric power & double doors to boiler house to the rear. PVC windows, facia, and soffits. Outside tap & electrical car charging point. Patio area with flower boxes, granite window cills and cornicing. Stunning views of the countryside and mountain tops beyond. DIRECTIONS: Eircode: Y14 VP26 From Avoca village with Fitzgeralds Pub on your right, proceed along the R754 passing the Avoca Handweavers on your left and on for 3.9 km. Turn left at the crossroads signposted Conary Church & Parnell Drive. Proceed on for 1.3km to Conary crossroads (shop on the corner) and go straight through. Proceed for a further 0.5 km to a road on your left. Turn here and the house is the 4th on the left..

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Property Features

  • Special Features
  • A lovely, spacious 5 Bed Detached Bungalow c. 249 sq. m (2,680 sq. ft.) with an additional c. 127.3 sq. m (1,369 sq. ft.) of attic storage and is pres
  • Set on c. 1.11 Acre Site with landscaped gardens and patio area benefits from the sunshine and the surrounding mature shrubbery creates a calming envi
  • Located in quiet rural area with impressive views of the mountains and countryside beyond.
  • Less than 7 minutes' drive from Avoca & Redcross Villages which are one of the most scenic and unspoilt parts of Co. Wicklow. And 20 minutes from
  • A short drive to local schools and shops & c. 9 km from the commuter train station in Rathdrum.
  • Detached, garage / workshop with an up and over door & boiler house to the rear with double doors.
  • Electric gated entrance with gravel driveway and ample parking.
  • Firebird Condensing Oil Burner & Stanley Wood Burner Stove.
  • Zoned Underfloor Heating (Heatmiser).

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