- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 236 m²
A wonderful opportunity awaits to acquire, Kilkerry, an aesthetically pleasing double fronted detached family home built Cira. 1935 situated on the corner of Dalkey Avenue and Killiney Road. Occupying a magnificent, elevated site the house enjoys spectacular views of Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Dublin Bay, Howth incorporating the city lights. Beyond the bright, charming exterior lies a generously proportioned home which is ideally positioned moments from Dalkey town with its myriad of excellent amenities.
Having been cleverly extended and maintained over the years the property now provides 236 sq. (2,540 sq. ft.) approx., of bright and elegant accommodation perfect for family living and entertaining. As you enter this property you are automatically amazed by the sense of space and light that prevail throughout, of tastefully appointed accommodation. There is a welcoming hallway with under stairs storage and a guest w.c., the formal dining room is to the left-hand side and the drawing room to the right which is accessed by double doors opening up a wonderful entertaining space which in turn opens out into the rear garden. There is also a large open plan kitchen/ living/ breakfast room with double doors again opening out onto the patio and rear garden all of which enjoy views over Dublin Bay. The spacious utility room with extensive storage space completes the accommodation at ground floor.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms, all of which are doubles and one ensuite, all enjoy sea views and a stunning outlook over Dublin Bay & City Centre. There is also a spacious family bathroom with walk in shower room.
The property is further enhanced by stunningly beautiful gardens of approx. 0.4 acre, approached to the front through timber gates accessed off Dalkey Avenue that open into a large driveway with car parking for approx. 5 cars there is also pedestrian access on Killiney Road. This area is bounded by walls and mature plants and shrubs. There is direct access to the rear via a side entrance which open into the private rear garden which has been beautifully landscaped with lawns, a paved patio area, a water feature, strategically planted shrubs, trees, and plants providing all year-round colour. There is also a block-built garden shed.
Kilkerry is a superb family home that offers huge potential be it as a family home or for the more discerning buyer who would consider a second property within the grounds or further development all subject to the necessary planning permission.
The location is second to none with Dalkey Town within easy walking distance. Dalkey offers a range of amenities from gourmet eateries, shops and popular bars. There are highly-regarded schools in the vicinity including Loreto Abbey, St. Joseph of Cluny and Castlepark School, with further choices accessible via the local bus and DART services. A short drive to the M50 and the Luas at Cherrywood makes the property very accessible. The surrounding area offers excellent recreational facilities with GAA clubs, yacht clubs and stunning coastal walks not to mention Killiney Hill which is a highly popular area for dog walkers.
To the front of the property the garden has vehicle access from Dalkey Avenue and pedestrian access from Killiney road. Set behind timber gates there is a driveway and parking for approx. 5 cars. The gardens are planted with a wide variety of mature plants and shrubs. There is access to the garage from here while a side gate leads to the private rear garden which is mostly lawned with an elevated patio area to take full advantage of the views.
G.F.C.H (with four zones), telephone, broadband, monitored alarm,
Entrance Porch: accessed through double doors, fully tiled floor
Entrance Hall: bright and spacious hallway with understairs storage.
Drawing Room: beautifully appointed room with views over Dublin Bay. Accessed via double doors the room enjoys a feature fireplace with tiled inset and marble surround, double doors open out to the garden.
Dining Room: a wonderfully bright dual aspect room overlooking the front and rear gardens. Feature fireplace with tiled inset and marble surround.
Kitchen: enjoying magnificent views the kitchen is fully fitted with cream wall and floor units, tiled splashback, integrated gas hob, integrated oven, stainless steel sink unit, fridge, and granite worktops. A door opens into the utility/ garage from here. Steps lead to the....
Living /Breakfast Room: enjoying views over Dublin Bay and Dublin city, the room enjoys an abundance of natural light and direct access to the patio and rear garden.
Utility/Garage accessed off the kitchen it is plumbed for a washing machine and has direct access to the front garden.
Guest w.c: with tiled floor, wash hand basin and w.c
Bedroom 1: generously proportioned double room situated to the rear of the house enjoying exceptional views over Dublin Bay and City. A door opens out to a balcony.
Bedroom 2: Double room with dual aspect and fitted wardrobes.
Ensuite: fully tiled with w.c, wash hand basin, walk in shower cubicle with overhead power shower, underfloor heating and recessed lights.
Bedroom 3: generously proportioned double room with dual aspect, fitted wardrobes and a door out onto a balcony enjoying views over Dublin Bay and City.
Bedroom 4: Double room to the rear of the property with fitted wardrobes and views over Dublin Bay and City.
Family Shower Room: fully tiled in travertine tiles, w.c, vanity sink unit, walk in shower cubicle with overhead shower rain shower, storage units, heated towel rail, underfloor heating and recessed lights.
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