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Carafell, Ballybrew, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow

6 Bed

5 Bath

270 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 270 m²
The sale of Carafell represents a once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a truly exceptional detached bungalow residence in this setting of breath-taking scenic beauty within close proximity to Enniskerry and Kilternan villages. Enjoying an elevated position in the Wicklow mountains this majestic residence enjoys stunning views across its 1 acre / 0.4 ha of lush gardens towards the surrounding countryside and mountains. The elegance, charm and distinctive character of this outstanding home must be viewed to be fully appreciated. The stone walled exterior with the wrought iron, electronically controlled entrance gates, leading to an extensive driveway marks the entrance and sets the tone to this fine residence. On entering the property, a large entrance hallway leads to the two beautifully proportioned split level reception rooms. The rear of the property is enveloped with a large sunroom area with the kitchen/breakfast room and utility completing accommodation in this area. Further along the main hallway there are six bedrooms, three of which are ensuite. There is also a family area at the rear of the main hallway. The gardens are a very important aspect of Carafell. Extending to approximately 1 acre/0.4ha. Predominantly set out in lawn, with bordering trees, shrubs and hedgerow, the grounds command magnificent views across the countryside with extensive patio areas ideal for entertaining. The property truly enjoys the best of both worlds €" a tranquil rural setting yet only minutes€TMdrive from Enniskerry and Kilternan villages, and a host of local amenities. The M50 motorway is within a ten minute drive of the property, providing access to Dublin International Airport and the surrounding counties. The Luas is also only a 10 minute drive allowing ease of access to the City Centre. Accommodation: ENTRANCE HALL: 0.15m x 2.78m (0'6" x 9'1") incorporating an entrance porch and door walk cloak room/storage cupboard. Steps up to CENTRAL HALLWAY: 1.70m x 14.20m (5'7" x 46'7") with vaulted glazed skylight roof overhead, maple floor, built in shelving and storage units DINING ROOM: 3.70m x 2.85m (12'2" x 9'4") with window overlooking front and steps down to LIVING ROOM: 5.50m x 5.65m (18'1" x 18'6") with vaulted exposed beam ceiling overhead, double doors opening to kitchen/breakfast room, two doors opening to sunroom, a beautiful gas coal affect fireplace wit marble hearth and surround KITCHEN/BREAKFAST/FAMILY ROOM: 3.70m x 8.45m (12'2" x 27'9") with traditional style kitchen with a range of cupboards, worktops and marble countertops, breakfast bar, central island with storage units under, tiled floor, part tiled wall, extractor hood built Beko hob and oven, door to sunroom, built in shelving, and gas coal affect stove, door to UTILITY ROOM: 2.00m x 2.80m (6'7" x 9'2") with door to store cupboard and door to garden/patio area to rear SUNROOM: 10.00 (32'10")m x 2.85 (9'4")m + 6.00 (19'8")m x 3.70 (12'2")m Magnificent L shaped sunroom/conservatory which wraps around the side and front of the property with tiled floor and double doors opening to side and area to front with tiled floor and double doors opening to front and bay area overlooking grounds to front BATHROOM: 4.25m x 2.25m (13'11" x 7'5") with freestanding bath with antique shower attachment, WC, WHB, bidet, storage cupboard, tiled floor and walls BEDROOM 1: 3.60m x 3.50m (11'10" x 11'6") with built in wardrobe BEDROOM 2/STUDY: 3.80m x 3.50m (12'6" x 11'6") BEDROOM 3: 4.45m x 3.55m (14'7" x 11'8") with built in wardrobes, window overlooking garden to rear and door to EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: 1.05m x 2.90m (3'5" x 9'6") with Mira event electric shower, WC, WHB, tiled floor and walls BEDROOM 4: 3.95m x 4.35m (13' x 14'3") with two sets of built in wardrobes with dressing table area and door to EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: 1.80m x 1.40m (5'11" x 4'7") with Mira event electric shower, WC, WHB, tiled floor and walls BEDROOM 5: 3.75m x 2.80m (12'4" x 9'2") with window to front BEDROOM 6: 4.00m x 3.40m (13'1" x 11'2") with window overlooking garden to front, built in wardrobes and door to EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: 1.85m x 1.90m (6'1" x 6'3") with shower, WC, WHB and tiled floor FAMILY ROOM: 5.30m x 3.55m (17'5" x 11'8") with door to rear garden, built in shelving, vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows overhead and door to SHOWER ROOM: 1.90m x 3.10m (6'3" x 10'2") with shower, WC, WHB, tiled floor and walls STORE AREA: 1.40m x 3.10m (4'7" x 10'2") with tiled floor and door to second store area Outside: The gardens are a most important feature and extend to approximately 0.4ha. 1 acre the property is approached via electronically controlled wrought iron entrance gates bordered by mature hedgerow. The property is set in an elevated site enjoying stunning views of the surrounding countryside looking towards the Wicklow Mountains. The garden to the front is predominantly set out in gently sloping lawn area bordered by mature trees with flower beds and vehicular access and car parking area to the front for 5/6 vehicles with vehicular access to the side of the property. The rear garden is afforded a high degree of privacy and includes an extensive paved patio area spanning the width of the property a veritable sun trap with dedicated barbeque area and seating with steps up to elevated lawn rear garden with boarding stone wall enjoying stunning views of the surrounding countryside.
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Property Features

  • Oil fired radiator central heating
  • Double glazed windows
  • Convenient setting close to Enniskerry Village
  • Beautiful stone fronted bungalow
  • Magnificent private gardens extending to approximately 0.4 HA (1 acre)
  • Floor area 270 Sq Mts / 2900 Sq Ft

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