Ballykea, Skerries, Co. Dublin
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Ballykea, Skerries, Co. Dublin



4 Bed

3 Bath

258 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 258 m²
If a large bright, beautifully fitted, spacious family home with a beach, harbour and magnificent cliff walk just a few minutes walk away is what you are looking for then look no further. Add to that a large south facing rear garden with a workshop big enough to be a garden room, home office, gym and shed all together and you may never want or need to leave this lovely home. The house has been fitted and finished to a high standard with quality well chosen fittings and decor throughout. Situated in the picturesque seaside village of Loughshinny, just south of Skerries, the house is within a short walk of a beautiful beach, harbour and cliff walk. Other amenities adjacent to the house include a primary school, community centre, Montessori, sports clubs, bus service and with the huge array of amenities of Skerries just a short drive away. Public transport is again within walking distance and the area is served by the 33 bus and it is only a short drive from both Skerries and Rush and Lusk train stations with links to Dublin Dart and Luas city services. The M1, M50, airport and Swords are all within a 15-25 minute drive. Accommodation briefly comprises Entrance Hall, three reception rooms, Kitchen, Laundry Room, Guest WC and on the first floor there are four bedrooms, two of which have the benefit of a balcony off with views of the sea and Lambay Island. the primary bedroom is also ensuite. There are two further bedrooms to the rear, the guest bedroom being ensuite. There is a spacious converted attic incorporating skylights with sea views and ideal for use as a home office or games room or den. Viewing is recommended. Hall 3.52m x 7.89m. Welcoming entrance hall with Italian travertine floor tiles , hand crafted wall panelling and radiator cabinets, inset spotlights, galleried landing over. Solid ash stairs, doors, skirting and architraves. Guest WC 1.95m x 1.68m. Italian tavertine floor tiles, wash hand basin, WC. extractor fan, stainless steel towel radiator Closet 0.83m x 1.17m. Cloakroom and boot storage Lounge 4.24m x 4.58m. Located to the front of the property steps down from the hall. Large picture window to front, feature Italian stone fireplace with open fire, built in presses with shelving over on either side of the chimney breast. Polished solid ash floors, inset spotlights and separate side lamp sockets on own dimmer switch. Dining Room 3.85m x 6.67m. Large window to front, two windows to side, polished solid ash flooring, inset spotlights, separate side lamp sockets on own light switch, 2 x TV points, fold back double doors to living/kitchen area. Living Room 5.98m x 4.24m. Fold back double doors from the Dining Room, solid ash floor, feature wood burning stove, double doors to sunny decked patio and rear garden, steps down to the Kitchen. Inset spotlights, two t.v points. Kitchen 3.69m x 4.23m. Shaker solid wood hand painted kitchen , Italian travertine floor . Integrated double oven, microwave and dishwasher. Two stainless steel bowl sinks with mixer tap, built in De Dietrich hob with extractor over. Stainless steel splash back over hob and over worktops. Island unit breakfast bar with solid pine work top, under counter press and drawers. Doors to sunny decked patio and rear garden. Utility/Laundry Room 2.64m x 4.13m. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Wired for oven /hob, space for fridge/freezer. Storage presses housing hot water tank, water pumps and two gas boilers. Italian travertine floor tiles, window and door to side. Landing 3.48m x 7.89m. Solid ash stairs carpeted and solid ash floor on landing, hand crafted wall panelling and radiator cabinet, storage press, inset spotlights, stairs to converted attic. Galleried landing area with window. Main Bedroom 5.03m x 4.23m. Superb room with bespoke panelled headboard, solid ash flooring, inset spotlights, double doors to balcony with sea views and view over rear garden. Balcony 2.4m x 0.60m. Decked area, ideal for morning \ evening sun with views towards Lambay. Ensuite 3.36m x 1.24m. Double shower cubicle with power shower, wash hand basin, WC, tiled floor, heated towel rail, Velux window Bedroom Two 3.80m x 4.23m. Double room, T&G polished flooring, Velux window, double door access to balcony. Balcony 1.75m x 0.60m. With views to sea and Lambay island. Bathroom 2.74m x 3.04m. Well appointed with tiled floor, mosaic half tiled walls, bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wash hand basin, WC, free standing shower unit, heated towel rail. Walnut shelving, Velux window. Bedroom Three 4.17m x 4.51m. Large Guest Bedroom. Windows to front and Velux window to side, tongue and groove polished wood flooring. Built in wardrobes, ceiling beams and inset spotlights. Ensuite 2.86m x 0.98m. Tiled shower cubicle, with Triton electric shower wash hand basin, WC, Velux window. Bedroom Four 3.90m x 5.32m. Windows to front and Velux to the side, tongue and grove polished wood flooring, inset spotlights Attic 3.63m x 8.26m. Velux windows x 2 giving fabulous sea and island views., carpeted, eves storage, Wi-Fi connection. Outside Walled front garden with cobblelock entrance and gravel forecourt with ample car parking space and mature shrubs. Side entrances gated, one pedestrian and one suitable for vehicular access to rear garden. The long sunny private rear garden is set in lawn with large raised decking area directly outside the kitchen/living room sheltered with wooden screen to side and mature planting to front. The rear garden has solid block boundary walls a raised bed to one side. To the back of the garden there is a large shed of solid construction. A further small area behind shed. Shed/Workhop/Boathouse 5m x 9.4m. Solid construction with vehicular access, pitched slate roof and three Velux windows. A great space with many usage options. Currently used as a workshop and home gym. The shed is serviced with electricity and water and has power points positioned around the shed. Overall area 47sq m.
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Property Features

  • A very solid family home
  • Finished to very high specification
  • High ceilings throughout
  • Beautiful solid ash McNally joinery throughout the ground floor, stairs, and landing.
  • McNally Joinery Windows and Doors
  • Gas central heating
  • Dual central heating boilers on separate systems for ground floor and first floor
  • Wood burning stove
  • Private south facing rear garden with decked patio area.
  • Sea and island views from upstairs back bedrooms

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  • Parking
  • Gas Fired Central Heating

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BER No: 115228413

Energy Performance Indicator: 140.44 kWh/m2/yr





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