- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 237 m²
McGovern Estates is delighted to present Holmsdale a very unique residence situated on Church Road in Greystones.Holmsdale is set back from a rendered wall with square gate pillars with pyramidal caps and wrought-iron gates. This well preserved family home, filled with happy memories, makes a positive contribution to the Victorian heritage of Greystones. This property is full of character with magnificent original period features such as with original shutters, high ceilings, decorative ceiling cornicing and picture rails, all in a much sought after prominent residential location, just minutes walk from Greystones Town & Harbour.
This substantial five/six-bedroom family home retains many of its original period features, while it boasts generously proportioned living and bedroom accommodation, providing plenty of scope for the imaginative to express their decorative taste. Upon entering, one is instantly struck by the welcoming entrance hallway with decorative archway, two sizable reception rooms with feature ornate fireplaces and windows, a fully fitted kitchen / dining room with larder room / pantry off. The south west facing rear garden ( accessed via wide side passage with vehicular access) features large coach house of 74m2 with significant potential to refurbish, a patio area and sizeable lawn on c.0.2acres. Internal viewing of Holmsdale is highly recommended.
The property was originally built in c. 1880 and has been restored and updated to provide the comforts of a modern family home. Extending to approx. 237sq.m2 / 2,551sq.ft, Holmsdale enjoys a wonderful balance of living and bedroom accommodation comprising of 2 generous reception rooms, kitchen/dining area, larder room, utility room, office and 5/6 bedrooms, family bathroom & 2 WC.
There is off street parking for multiple cars, a gated access from the front garden, the south/west facing rear garden is laid in lawn with exquisite mature planting with various flower beds hosting a wide array of plants shrubs & trees. Fully walled and fenced. The garden also features a large coach house with potential for conversion.
Greystones Town is within easy reach and all your needs will be catered for with a wonderful selection of bistros, boutiques, restaurants and shops, the village library, churches and a large number of highly regarded schools.
A host of sport and leisure clubs abound in the area including sailing, rowing, football, rugby, tennis and GAA. The Shoreline Leisure Centre and swimming pool is on the doorstep, as are a great choice of renowned golf clubs, including Greystones, Delgany, Powerscourt and Druids Glen.
Greystones is situated in a stunning location between the coast and the Wicklow mountains, giving easy access to the local beaches, countryside and nearby villages of Delgany and Enniskerry.
The commuter will be delighted at the easy access to local bus stops and the DART station both within walking distance. The N11/M50 is also within easy reach making for an easy commute to the city, airport and beyond.
Carpeted, decorative coving & cornicing, carpeted stairs to landing, alarm panel, under stair storage.
Carpeted, feature open fire with solid wood mantle, ornate title surrounding & hearth, decorative coving & cornicing, double door leading to larder unit & kitchen/dining area.
Kitchen / Dining
Tiled floor, wall based & floor based storage cupboards, ample countertop space, stainless steel sink unit, recessed lighting, stairs to landing/office space.
Part built-in storage & shelving.
Main Reception Room
Carpeted, feature open fire with solid wood mantle & ornate cast iron & tile surround, decorative coving & cornicing.
WC, wash hand basin with tiled splashback.
Tiled floor, floor based storage cupboards, double stainless steel sink unit, WC.
Door leading to south & west facing rear garden.
Carpeted, feature fire place with solid wood mantle & cast iron inset, built-in wardrobes, decorative coving, picture window overlooking the driveway.
Carpeted, feature windows with stunning views of bray head, built-in wardrobes, decorative coving.
Carpeted, feature period fireplace with cast iron surround & tile inset.
Carpeted, decorative coving, picture window to the front.
Solid wood floor, fully tiled shower unit, wash hand basin, 1x velux window.
WC, pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled bath unit with telephone hand shower, west facing window to the rear.
Back Landing / Office
Carpeted, stairs leading to kitchen, 1x velux window.
This is a magnificent south & west facing rear garden. A beautifully maintained & landscaped garden oasis. This garden space can be accessed via the kitchen area or alternatively via a wide gated side access. A charming coach house / stable can be found to the rear. This is a magnificent outbuilding with period features and significant development potential. These gardens boast exquisite planting in addition to a prominent water feature & patio area
Magnificent period home in the heart of Greystones
Ornate period features including high ceilings, coving & cornicing
Walking distance to all Greystones amenities
Electric storage heating
Stunning south & west facing rear garden
Impressive out buildings measuring 74m2 with loft area
Sweeping driveway with ample off street parking
Solar panel servicing the hot water
Large gated side access with vehicular access.
The Dart is with-in walking distance
c. 0.33 of an acre site
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