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Glenheather, Brennanstown Road, Foxrock, Dublin 18

6 Bed

4 Bath

407 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 407 m²
Glenheather comprises a substantial (407 Sq.m or 4,380 sq ft Inc the attic rooms). detached Orpen style home standing on mature well stocked south west facing gardens totalling C.0.66 of an acre. Glenheather whilst not protected, is a superb example of a handsome wisteria clad Orpen style residence. Lovingly cared for by its present owners and retaining a wealth of period features to include fine fireplaces, exposed beams, pine timber doors, floors, bay windows with seating areas capturing commanding views of the grounds. Elegantly proportioned light filled and adaptable accommodation throughout and all positioned within walking distance of all local amenities. Internally the property is warm and inviting with a wonderful balance of living and sleeping accommodation. The ground floor comprises; porch with stained glass detail, inner hall with a stunning period fireplace, off this lies a dual aspect drawing room and a cozy family room with views over the gardens and the hills beyond. There is a large kitchen/breakfast room with a separate utility room and a large dual aspect dining room. A shower room completes the ground floor accommodation. On the first floor the main bedroom features a sun drenched south facing balcony / verandah. There are 4 additional bedrooms, one ensuite, a bathroom and guest wc There is in addition a wonderful self-contained guest quarters with an open plan living / dining / kitchen, a double bedroom and a shower room which also has access to the main house to add extra space to this already expansive home. A secondary staircase accesses the floored attic comprising 3 attic rooms. Ideally located on leafy Brennanstown Road within a short stroll of Foxrock and Cabinteely villages and their trendy eateries, chic boutiques and popular coffee shops. The Park shopping plaza is nearby with a wide selection of shops and restaurants. Sporting and leisure facilities include, Carrickmines Golf Club, Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club, Leopardstown and Foxrock Golf clubs, Westwood and Leopardstown Racecourse, Cabinteely Park with its acres of parkland offer many recreational facilities including a large children s playground. There is a wide choice of Primary and Secondary schools nearby including the well reputed St Brigid s boys and St Brigid s girls primary schools with a wealth of choice for Secondary schools close by including Loreto Foxrock, Lycee Francais, Wesley College, Blackrock College, CBC Monkstown, Mount Anville and the new highly regarded International school Nord Anglia opening Autumn 2018. The nearby Luas, M50 and N11 provide excellent transport links to the city. Entrance Hall with tiled floor Guest Shower Room / Cloakroom 1.50m x 1.90m. Tiled floor. White suite incorporating fully tiled power shower, corner w.h.b., w.c., wall mounted mirror and heated towel rail. Excellent storage. Inner /Reception Hall 4.80m x 3.20m. Fireplace with timber surround fitted with gas coal affect fire. Feature beamed ceiling. French doors to terrace and gardens. N.B. ceiling light and wall lamp excluded. Drawing Room 8.50m x 4.50m. Dual aspect. Attractive bay window fitted with window seat overlooking the gardens. Decorative radiator covers. Feature beamed ceiling. Superb original Georgian marble fireplace. N.B. over mantle mirror and 4 wall sconces excluded. Family Room 4.80m x 3.20m. Overlooking the gardens with exposed beamwork, picture rail, window seat, and original tall timber fireplace with gas coal effect fire. Dining Room 6.00m x 3.90m. Dual aspect overlooking the grounds. Decorative radiator covers. Bay window with window seat. Beamed ceiling. Fireplace with timber surround, fitted with gas coal effect fire. N.B. fitted corner display cabinet not included. Bar Fitted with shelving and storage. Kitchen / Breakfast Room 4.30m x 5.20m. Dual aspect. Extensive range of fitted units incorporating illuminated worktop areas with granite surround. Integrated fridge, pull out pantry, integrated dishwasher, built in oven, concealed extractor fan and 2 ring gas hob, stainless steel sink. Island with granite worktop. Stanley 2 door oven twin burner range heats water and 10 radiators. Service hatch to dining room. Recessed lights. Quarry tiled floor and beamed ceiling detail. Utility Room / Boot Room 1.70m x 3.30m. Plumbed for washing machine. Belfast sink. Quarry tiled floor. Excellent storage. Door to gardens. Pantry Freezer Hand carved staircase to 1st floor: Bathroom 2.20m x 2.90m. Suite incorporating corner bath with shower attachment, w.c., bidet. w.h.b., wall mirrors with tiled surround. Tiled walls. Hotpress Lagged cylinder fitted with dual immersion. Bedroom 1 4.00m x 2.60m. Single bedroom with fitted wardrobes, w.h.b, and cast iron fireplace. Principle Bedroom 2 4.50m x 4.00m. Double bedroom. Dual aspect. Built in wardrobe. Beamed ceiling, w.h.b. Door to balcony / verandah with glorious views up to Lead Mines Chimney. N.B. medicine cabinet excluded. Dressing Room Ensuite / Study 4.80m x 2.90m. Very nicely fitted with desk and book shelves. Excellent storage. Bedroom 3 4.10m x 3.20m. Double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and bed head. Cast iron fireplace. Bedroom 4 4.70m x 4.60m. Double bedroom, tiled fireplace, feature bay window with fitted window seat. Door to self contained 2 storey guest quarters. Bedroom 5 5.30m x 4.60m. Double bedroom with tiled fireplace. Dual aspect. Shower Room Ensuite 2.90m x 1.60m. White suite incorporating power shower, w.c., w.h.b. and mirror in tiled surround. Heated towel rail. Tiled walls. Guest w.c. and w.h.b 1.40m x 1.50m. with mirror door medicine cabinet. Secondary staircase to 2nd floor Fully floored attic spanning the entire top floor and comprising of 3 interconnecting rooms with excellent under eaves storage. Attic Room 1 3.40m x 5.70m. Attic Room 2 2.90m x 3.30m. Attic Room 3 3.00m x 5.50m. Self Contained unit: GFCH, separately metered. Sitting Room Patio door to terrace and gardens. Cloaks area. Kitchen area 2.70m x 2.10m. Range of fitted units with work top areas with tiled surround incorporating double sink, ceramic hob, extractor fan, double oven and fridge. Staircase to: Shower Room 2.50m x 2.80m. Tiled power shower, w.h.b. in vanity unit. w.c. and bidet. Hotpress Dual immersion Bedroom 2.90m x 3.60m. Sliderobes (concealed door to main house). Bay window with window seat. Outside Adjoining workshop (2 storey) with stairs to Games room. Access hatch. 3 phase power. Outhouses include gardeners w.c. Brick barbeque. N.B. Garden pump and fountain not included DIRECTIONS: From Foxrock Village head along Brighton Road onto Brennanstown Road, the property is the third property on the right hand side
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Property Features

  • Special Features
  • Detached Orpen style family home c.407 sq.m
  • Full planning permission for additional detached home C.404 sq.m
  • Both generously proportioned throughout
  • Exposed beamwork in Glenheather
  • Beautiful period fireplaces in Glenheather
  • Receptions rooms enjoy stunning views of the gardens in both houses and a southerly aspect
  • High ceilings in the original house
  • Mature south facing grounds planted with an array of trees and shrubs in both
  • Wonderful views of the surrounding countryside including the Lead Mines Chimney, extending to Djouce and Three Rock

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