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18 Cunningham Drive Dalkey, Dalkey, Co. Dublin

4 Bed

3 Bath

173 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 173 m²
An exceptionally attractive, bright and airy detached family home of approximately 173sq.m (1,862sq.ft) occupying an elevated position in this highly regarded cul-de-sac boasting breathtaking unrivalled panoramic views over the Dalkey roof tops, Dun Laoghaire Harbour, the Pigeon House Chimney’s and across Dublin Bay to Howth from the living room positioned at the first floor level. The tastefully decorated interior is infused with natural light shining in from cleverly positioned skylights and windows throughout presenting a contemporary home which meets with the demands of today’s modern style of living. This wonderful property was completely renovated, modernised, extended and re-configured in 2004 to a high standard and provides free flowing living space briefly comprising of an entrance hall connecting to the upper and lower floors, then at the entrance level there are three bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, and the family bathroom. An inner hall with steps down leads to the dining room/home office, rear garden and kitchen/breakfast room which in turn opens to a stairwell connecting to the entrance hall. The stunning living room and master bedroom with a walk-in dressing area and en-suite shower room are positioned at the upper floor levels. There is an abundance of storage space available in the eaves together with the attic accessed from the landing through a door adjacent to the master bedroom. A particular feature of this wonderful property is the private gardens and grounds not to mention the delightful open green area to the front enjoyed by all residents of Cunningham Drive. To the front a sweeping cobbled drive provides ample off street car parking for numerous cars with a lawned garden bordered by well-defined boundaries. There is a side passage from the front to the rear garden laid out mainly in lawn incorporating a large wrap around decked area ideal for alfresco dining. The position of this quality home will be of major interest to those trying to get a foothold on the highly regarded much sought after Dalkey location. This coastal town offers a wide range of local and specialist shops, cafes, delicatessens, excellent pubs and some of the finest restaurants in South County Dublin. The surrounding area is well served by an excellent selection of primary and secondary schools including Loreto Abbey Dalkey, Harold Boys, Castle Park, Holy Child, Rathdown and the Harold National School. Dalkey DART Station is literally around the corner, and this services the city centre as well as many boys’ schools with regular ease. Dalkey also caters for many recreational and leisure facilities with Cuala GAA and Dalkey United situated close by as well as golf, tennis and hockey clubs. There are also many fitness centres and the tranquil scenic walks over Killiney and Dalkey hills and along the seafront are particularly popular. Dun Laoghaire Harbour has its two piers and the four yacht clubs along with the extensive marina will be of major interest to the marine and sailing enthusiasts. Entrance Hall (8.60m x 1.60m )with polished timber floor, recessed lighting, enclosed large cupboard with shelved hot press and plumbed for washing machine, alarm panel and steps down to the dining room/home office, kitchen/breakfast room and the rear garden. Bedroom 1 (3.50m x 3.00m )currently laid out as a sitting room, with ceiling coving, a range of fitted wardrobes and polished timber floor. Bedroom 2 (4.10m x 3.60m )with a range of fitted wardrobes, polished timber floor, and door to the En Suite Shower Room (2.00m x 1.50m )with step in Mira 88 electric shower, w.c., wash hand basin and tiled ceramic floor. Bedroom 3 (4.55m x 2.70m )with bay window and recessed lighting Bathroom (1.90m x 1.70m )with bath with shower attachment over, w.c., wash hand basin, natural stone tiled wall and Velux window. Lower Floor Level Lower Inner Hall with tiled floor and door to rear garden. Dining Room/Home Office (3.60m x 3.50m )with fitted shelving and semi-solid oak floor. Kitchen/Breakfast Room (7.20m x 3.50m )with a range of fitted cupboards and units, granite worktops, centre island with sink unit and cupboards under, integrated Bosch dishwasher, six ring gas range cooker, tiled splashback, extractor fan over, integrated Miele fridge/freezer, polished oak floor and recessed lighting. First Floor Level Living Room (6.50m x 3.40m )with breath-taking uninterrupted sea views over Dublin Bay to Howth, views over the rear garden, a feature log gas convector fireplace with marble surround, two Velux windows that are also over the inner hall and eaves storage. Second Floor Level Landing with door to attic storage area and two Velux windows Master Bedroom (3.60m x 3.55m )with a range of fitted wardrobes and bi-folding doors overlooking the inner hall. Dressing Area (2.00m x 1.70m )and leads to the En Suite Shower Room (1.80m x 1.70m )with step in shower, w.c., wash hand basin with mirrored cupboard over, mosaic tiled floor and Velux window. To the front a large sweeping cobbled drive provides off street parking for numerous cars bordered by well-defined boundaries. A side passage connects the front to the rear garden of approximately 12m (39ft) in length by 15m (49ft) wide laid out mainly in lawn with a large, decked area ideal for alfresco dining.
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Property Features

  • Highly regarded prestigious residential address
  • Situated in an elevated position to take full advantage of the stunning views over the Dalkey rooftops, Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Pigeon House Chimneys
  • Sweeping cobbled drive to the front providing off street parking for numerous cars
  • Private gardens and grounds that extend to approximately 0.1 of an acre
  • Gas fired central heating
  • Double glazed windows throughout
  • Dalkey Town Centre and all its wonderful facilities on the doorstep
  • Surrounded by an excellent selection of primary and secondary schools
  • Floor area of approximately 173sq.m (1,862sq.ft)
  • Dalkey DART Station, the 111 and 59 bus routes as well as the Aircoach make commuting very simple

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