Glencar, Kilteragh Drive, Foxrock, Dublin 18
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Glencar, Kilteragh Drive, Foxrock, Dublin 18


5 Bed

3 Bath

330 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 330 m²
Sherry FitzGerald is proud to bring Glencar to the market boasting a private and secluded position with all the benefits this exclusive cul-de-sac setting has to offer. Cleverly designed on a spacious site of 0.3 acres the house is perfectly positioned to the back of the site to take full advantage of the private, southwest facing garden without compromise on either seclusion or light. The house has been extended and exceptionally well-maintained over the years with the most recent of refurbishment works being carried out in 2004 with the extension to the kitchen area and the addition of a new, contemporary Siematic fitted kitchen. Throughout the house has been extended and reconfigured and moulded to create a family home enjoying great space and a wonderful flow of light-filled accommodation. Tastefully applied design features such as the glass brick detail, exposed red brick walls and open tread staircase combine to reflect light creating an overall feeling of space within a stylish internal layout. A family with more than just an eye for well-being the house enjoys a spa room complete with sauna and separate steam room. The addition of a large entertainment hall with ceramic tiled floor was originally designed as a swim spa and is now home to a hot tub could be easily repurposed as a cinema room, play room or general entertainment space for today s active family. Glencar is a wonderful family home offering a superb balance of living and bedroom accommodation in a flexible and well considered design enjoying superb, private and secluded sunny gardens and a an enviable, cul-de-sac setting. OUTSIDE: Electric gates open to a cobble lock driveway with slate capped wall to the right providing privacy and shelter to the main garden. The house sits to the back of the site maximising the use of a wonderful southwest orientation. Enjoying the utmost privacy with well-stocked and mature flowerbeds. The landscaping includes a rockery with man-made garden stream and an artificial grass putting green. Paved patio areas enjoy a perfect southwest orientation providing the perfect connectivity with the indoors ensuring daylong sunshine enjoyment. Ample space for car parking. Electric car charger. Side entrance to the back yard with loose gravel and paving stones. Raised bed with loose chips and steps to an integral potting shed and boiler house. LOCATION Ideally situated in this secluded cul-de-sac off Hainault Park, just a stone s throw from Foxrock Village offering an array of boutiques, coffee shops and restaurants as well as Leopardstown Racecourse. Cabinteely Park with 110 acres of amenity and pleasure grounds coupled with children s playground and many historical attractions. The house is within close proximity to many highly regarded schools, including St. Brigid Boys and Girls schools at Foxrock and Cabinteely, Hollypark, the French school Lyc e Francais not to mention Loreto College Foxrock and the new Nord Anglia International School. Sporting enthusiasts are spoiled for choice with Foxrock and Leopardstown Golf clubs on the doorstep, Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis just moments away coupled with being within a short drive from the many walks and attractions at the foothills of the Dublin mountains. The M50 and N11 are within easy reach, and the area is served by an excellent public transport network of Luas and Dublin Bus. The Luas stop at Sandyford is approximately a 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk. Entrance Lobby An open hipped roof portico provides the perfect entrance with double doors leading to the entrance lobby. A double layer of protection from the elements. Storm Hall with ceramic tiled floor and glazed double doors to the inner hall. Ample room for coats rack and storage. Inner Hall Ceramic tiled floor in charcoal grey opens up to the split-level hall. Part double height roof with velux windows reflecting plenty of light. Glazed open tread staircase with chrome hardware. An exposed red brick wall to the back of the hall hints to the contemporary design touches that are a feature of this wonderful home. Guest Toilet Fully tiled. Feature curved wall. Toilet, wash hand basin. Kitchen/Breakfast Room Blanco high gloss Siematic kitchen with limestone worktop. Gaggenau four plate hob, stainless steel splashback. Gaggenau extractor fan and microwave. Siemens oven and separate Siemens steam oven. Upright fridge and separate upright freezer. Exposed red brick wall with gas stove effect fire. Additional storage units with tempered glass. Ceramic tiled floor in the kitchen opens to wide plank oak flooring for delineation. Kitchen opens out with great impact to a glazed box extension reflecting and magnifying light and providing superb views of the private garden to the rear. Living Room Impressively large room with timber panelled pitched roof over 20 at its highest point. The double height roof is complemented by the extra high French doors to the garden and ensure this is a bright, welcoming room with wonderful connectivity to the back patio area and garden. A contemporary gas fire is encased in the chimney breast cleverly positioned off-angle to blend with the angle of the roof. Door to: Dining Room Bright room with door to the hall giving easy access to the kitchen. Window to side. Glazed doors to: Entertainment Room Exceptionally large room originally designed for a swim spa and is now home to a hot tub. With hipped roof and 6 velux windows ensuring plenty of light. Ceramic tiled floor. French doors to the rear garden. Opens to: Spa Room/Lobby Pine sauna and separate Tylo steam shower. Ceramic tiled floor. Storage. Steps up to inner lobby with built-in linen cupboards. Door to: Utility Room Stainless steel sink unit incorporated in press unit. Plumbed for washing machine. Storage space. Bedroom 4 Generous sized double with built-in wardrobes Bathroom Recently refurbished with wash hand basin in navy high gloss, vanity unit, toilet and shower. Extensively tiled. Bedroom 5 Generous sized double with sliderobes. Lounge/Bedroom 3 Limed oak effect flooring. Service press. Upstairs Attractive bright, double-height landing with timber panelled ceiling, and combination exposed red-brick wall and separate glass brick wall. Main Bedroom 1 Exceptionally large bedroom suite with extensively fitted cherrywood wardrobes. Dormer window with views of the garden. Undereaves storage with matching cherrywood doors. Door to: Ensuite Bathroom Corner bath, separate shower, wash hand basin in vanity unit. Ceramic tiled floor and partly tiled walls. Bedroom 2 Timber panelled sloped ceiling. Dormer window to the rear. Glass brick detailed wall. Study With wood effect flooring and 2 velux windows. Currently in use as Office. Bathroom Extensively tiled. Bath with shower attachment, wash hand basin and wc.
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Property Features

  • Special Features
  • Attractive split level dormer bungalow
  • Secluded cul-de-sac setting
  • Private, landscaped gardens of approx. 0.3 acres
  • Southwest orientation
  • Well-maintained and extended
  • Wonderful Siematic kitchen
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Large reception and entertainment rooms
  • Gas Fired Central Heating

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BER No: 116031378

Energy Performance Indicator: 188.49 kWh/m2/yr





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