- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 220 m²
Standing proud on the prestigious Richmond Hill lies this magnificent, detached period villa constructed in the 1800’s. In recent years it has undergone a very tasteful comprehensive renovation and refurbishment programme. This charming family home enjoys excellent accommodation, coupled with gracious proportions and a whole host of unique period features combined with every modern day convenience, located minutes from the vibrant village of Monkstown and the coast with all they have to offer.
The accommodation which extends to approximately 220sq.m (2,368sq.ft) briefly comprises of a most impressive two storeys to the front and three storeys to the rear including a stunning dual aspect drawing room, a contemporary kitchen with pantry off, a family room, four large bedrooms, two tastefully appointed bathrooms and two guest W.C’s. There is also a study and a highly functional utility room. There is a wonderful blend of reception and bedroom accommodation all of which have been decorated with great style and flair and now seamlessly combine all the period charm of its era with modern day living.
The property stands on an excellent level site, the like of which would be difficult to find in this prime Monkstown location. There is immense potential to extend this property subject to the necessary planning permissions should one so desire.
The location would be difficult to surpass being positioned on this highly regarded avenue in the heart of Monkstown where there are a whole host of boutique style shops, gourmet restaurants and bars to include Salt at Avoca, Bresson, Brasserie 8A and That’s Amore to name but a few. Several coastal walks are available within minutes as are the popular bathing places at Seapoint. Further extensive amenities are available at both Dun Laoghaire and Blackrock. Transport options are second to none with DART available at Salthill as well as many local bus routes available on the Monkstown Road along with the Aircoach servicing the airport. Recreational amenities in the area abound including Monkstown Tennis Club, Leisure facilities at Blue Pool and of course the second to none marine activities available at the four yacht clubs in Dun Laoghaire. The property is situated close to some of South County Dublin’s most highly regarded schools including CBC Monkstown, Blackrock College, Willow Park, Scoil LorcÃ¡in and St. Andrews to name but a few.
This is an exceptional and indeed very special family home in an area of unparalleled convenience. An early viewing is highly recommended.
Inner Porch (2.00m x 1.35m )approached via a flight of granite steps leading to folding doors opening in, tiled floor, feature stained glass either side, feature fanlight, original cornicing, digital alarm panel, antique style radiator and a pair of French doors leading through to the
Entrance Hallway (3.23m x 2.00m )with original timber floor, most impressive ceiling cornicing and centre rose and door through to the
Drawing Room (5.70m x 4.20m )with original timber floor, beautiful dual aspect room with sliding sash windows overlooking the front and the side with original working shutters, detailed cornicing and centre rose, magnificent fireplace with ornate marble surround and raised slate hearth and television point
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (5.75m x 4.20m )with timber floor, sliding sash window with working shutters overlooking the front, detailed ceiling coving, magnificent centre rose, wonderful original period fireplace with marble surround, raised slate hearth and detailed cast iron inset, kitchen is extremely well fitted with a range of Italian floor and eye level units, feature island, quartz work surfaces, undermounted Franke sink, ABK seamless four ring gas hob, integrated dishwasher, integrated under counter fridge, Miele double oven & microwave, Miele coffee machine, two steps down and door to
Pantry (4.20m x 1.30m )with original French doors out to the delightful terraced area to the front with working shutters, window to side, plumbed for American style fridge/freezer Steps from entrance hallway to upper level
Landing with sliding sash window with working shutters overlooking the rear and step down to the left to
Guest W.C. with tiled floor, part tiled walls, concealed cistern w.c., vanity wash hand basin with brass fittings, recessed downlighting, vanity cabinet and window to the side
Master Bedroom (5.00m x 4.26m )with original timber floorboards, two sliding sash windows overlooking the gardens with working shutters, ceiling coving, two doors to two shelved storage areas and door to
Walk in Wardrobe (3.78m x 2.14m )with timber floor, excellent range of built in hanging and shelving space, sliding sash window overlooking the rear with working shutters and recessed downlighting Steps down from Entrance Hallway to lower level
Landing with sliding sash windows overlooking the rear with working shutters
Guest W.C. well appointed with tiled floor, part tiled walls, concealed cistern, feature vanity wash hand basin, Italian fittings, recessed downlighting and sliding sash window overlooking the rear
Family Bathroom beautifully appointed minimalist in style with tiled floor, part tiled walls, sliding sash window with working shutters, feature free standing bath, vanity wash hand basin, concealed cistern w.c., heated towel rail, fully tiled step in shower with monsoon style shower head and telephone shower attachment and recessed downlighting
Family Room (5.00m x 3.30m )dual aspect room with two sash windows with working shutters overlooking the side and the rear, ceiling coving, recessed downlighting, polished timber floorboards and television point. Steps down from landing to lower hallway
Lower Hallway with wide plank floors and recessed down lighting, off which there is
Utility Room (4.50m x 1.80m )well appointed, with wide plank timber flooring, a comprehensive range of built in floor to ceiling anthracite cupboards with Buster and Punch handles, plumbed for eye level washing machine & dryer, excellent hanging and shelving space, sink unit, digital alarm panel, security system and door to the side of the property Steps down to
Bedroom 2 (3.90m x 3.17m )to the left of the lower hallway with wide plank timber flooring, sliding sash window with working shutters to the side
Shower Room beautifully appointed with a Philippe Starck bathroom suite, fully tiled floor, part tiled walls, vertical radiator, concealed cistern, w.c., feature sink with wall mounted lit mirror above, fully tiled walk in shower with monsoon style shower head and two sliding sash windows to the side
Bedroom 3 (5.30m x 4.10m )with wide plank timber flooring, dual aspect room with two sliding sash windows, one with shutters, one to the front and one to the side, passage way through to
Inner Lobby (3.70m x 1.27m )with wide plank timber flooring, two windows overlooking rear and door to garden to the rear. This space would be ideal as an ensuite or walk in wardrobe. Steps down from lower hallway to
Lower Garden Level
Garden Level Hallway (4.50m x 1.60m )with door to rear garden, door to storage housing the boiler and water tank, door to understairs storage and door to
Study (3.23m x 1.65m )with wide timber flooring and sliding sash windows to the side
Bedroom 4 (4.80m x 3.20m )with dark oak flooring, sliding sash window to the side and recessed downlighting
As previously mentioned, the property stands tall on a magnificent site with immense potential to extend should one so desire. It measures approximately 27m (88 ft) in length. There is a walled front garden and car parking to the side. The rear garden is mainly laid out in lawn. Large shed.
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