- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 506 m²
The sale of Mulberry represents a once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire one of the finest homes to come to the market in this most popular location in recent years. Enjoying a stunning sylvan setting set amidst over an acre (0.4 Ha) of beautifully crafted gardens which are afforded total privacy and seclusion. The property enjoys a prominent position on this most prestigious road offering breath taking accommodation superbly presented and finished to the highest of standards throughout. Built just over 20 years ago the property has been meticulously maintained and upgraded by the present owners on an ongoing basis since and must be viewed to be fully appreciated
The location in the centre of South Dublin on the Glenamuck Road (soon to be limited to local access with the introduction of the Glenamuck District Road scheme) provides an ease and speed of access to the city, countryside, sea and airport that is hard to better. Enniskerry village, Powerscourt Estate or a walk on Dun Laoghaire pier are all within a 15-minute drive from the property. Transport links include immediate access to the M50 motorway North and South providing an ease of access to Dublin and the surrounding counties. The Stillorgan Road and the Stillorgan QBC are also nearby.
On approaching Mulberry, one is greeted by an impressive, pillared entrance with remote iron gates which leads to the extensive parking areas to the front of the residence. The impressive symmetrical form design of the exterior combined with the central fan light window and portico entrance approach creates a timeless classical maturity to this property which belies its modern construction. On entering the majestic entrance hallway, one is greeted by a beautiful curved detailed sweeping staircase to the gallery landing overhead. The scale and size of the hallway sets the tone for what is a recurring theme throughout the wonderful accommodation. From the hallway the formal dining room and drawing room are situated both overlooking the gardens to the front. To the rear of the ground floor there are three further receptions rooms and a truly spectacular kitchen / breakfast / family area overlooking the rear garden. The accommodation at this level also includes a large utility room, a catering kitchen area, shower room and a second staircase to the upper level. At first floor level there are five bedrooms (Four ensuite) all generous proportions including a stunning main bedroom suite which includes a walk-in wardrobe / dressing area and an ensuite bathroom. There is also a sixth bedroom / study area. A staircase provides access to a very useful loft style attic area which could suit a variety of uses including home gymnasium, home office, entertainment room or Children’s playroom.
The gardens as mentioned are a crucially important feature of Mulberry – a veritable oasis of peace and tranquillity. The gardens are abundantly stocked throughout with a variety of mature trees, plants, all year-round colourful flowerbeds, water feature, gazebo, several patio areas and manicured lawns.
The property is situated within close proximity to the villages of Kilternan, Stepaside, Foxrock and Cabinteely. The LUAS is only a ten-minute walk away providing direct access to Dublin City Centre. The M50 and N11 are within a few minutes’ drive and offer ease of access to all areas of Dublin and beyond. Local shopping includes The Park Centre at Carrickmines on the doorstep, with Leopardstown Shopping Centre and Dundrum Town Centre just slightly further afield. Recreational activities are endless with the Carrickmines Lawn Tennis Club, Leopardstown Racecourse and Westwood Gym, Foxrock Golf Club, Leopardstown Golf Centre with marine activities at Dun Laoghaire and the Dublin Mountains offering a variety of activities including hill walking, hiking, mountain biking and horse riding. The area is also surrounded by excellent primary and secondary schools with UCD just a short drive away.
Entrance Porch (4.40m x 1.90m )with attractive tiled Travertine marble floor, detailed ceiling cornice work with recessed lighting, windows to the side and very fine glazed oak double doors leading to the
Reception Hall (7.85m x 4.45m )with magnificent marble tiled floor, recessed lighting, decorative cornice work, under-stairs storage/cloakroom and door to
Downstairs W.C. with pedestal wash hand basin, w.c., tiled floor and part tiled walls
Drawing Room (7.15m x 4.75m )with picture windows overlooking the side and magnificent bay window overlooking the front, decorative ceiling cornice work, centre rose, magnificent marble fireplace with marble hearth, reeded brass inset and gas coal effect fire
Dining Room (6.60m x 4.70m )with double doors opening in, magnificent bay window overlooking front, windows to side, decorative ceiling cornice work, centre rose and marble fireplace with reeded brass inset and marble hearth
Living/Dining Area (10.00m x 4.50m )with very fine Italian marble tiled floor, ceiling cornice work, centre rose and solid oak timber flooring in the living area with picture windows overlooking the rear garden
Kitchen Area (7.30m x 4.65m )with magnificent Canadian pine solid timber kitchen fitted by Dalkey Design House, double stainless steel undercounter sink unit, large AGA with module to the side, integrated Miele dishwasher, large centre island with Quartz worktops, very fine built in cabinetry, large American style Sub Zero stainless steel fridge/freezer, integrated microwave oven, four ring ceramic hob with extractor over, further sink unit and built in cabinetry, picture windows overlooking front and door back to the dining room
Inner Hall with storage area and door to the
Utility Room (5.35m x 3.35m )with plumbing for washing machine and dryer, stainless steel sink unit, built in cabinetry, comms area, tiled floor and door to side
Downstairs Shower Room with pedestal wash hand basin, w.c., shower unit, tiled floor and tiled walls
Family Room (4.90m x 4.75m )with solid oak flooring, ceiling coving, recessed lighting, double doors leading to rear garden and attractive marble fireplace with marble hearth
Downstairs Study (4.75m x 4.30m )with timber flooring and door to side
Sitting Room (6.55m x 4.75m )with marble fireplace, marble hearth and gas coal effect fire, beautiful triple aspect room with windows to front, rear and side and ceiling coving
First Floor with magnificent solid oak staircase leading up
Gallery Landing (8.20m x 4.50m )with large walk in airing cupboard
Master Bedroom Suite (7.55m x 4.50m )with an excellent range of built in fitted wardrobes, beautiful bay overlooking the landscaped gardens and door to
Dressing Room (4.10m x 2.50m )with an excellent range of built in fitted wardrobes, window to side and door to
En Suite Bathroom (4.70m x 3.10m )with dual cabinet sink units, bidet, w.c., very fine large Jacuzzi bath with marble surround, double shower, marble tiled floor, ceiling coving, recessed lighting and magnificent picture window overlooking rear
Bedroom 2 (4.90m x 4.40m )with timber flooring, ceiling coving, a range of built in fitted wardrobes, picture window overlooking the rear and door to
En Suite Shower Room with cabinet wash hand basin, w.c., shower unit, tiled floor, tiled walls and window to side
Bedroom 3 (5.00m x 4.45m )with timber flooring, excellent range of built in fitted wardrobes, picture window overlooking front and door to
En Suite Shower Room with w.c., cabinet wash hand basin, shower unit and window to side
Bedroom 4 (4.55m x 4.45m )with ceiling coving and picture window overlooking front
Bedroom 5 (4.95m x 4.50m )with timber floor, window overlooking front and door to
En Suite Shower Room with w.c., cabinet wash hand basin, shower unit, tiled floor, tiled walls and window to side
Walk In Wardrobe with built in shelving and hanging space
Rear Landing with back staircase leading down to the playroom area
Bedroom 6/Study (3.40m x 2.40m )
Attic (6.90m x 6.55m )with staircase leading up, excellent under eaves storage and Velux rooflight
The gardens as mentioned are a crucially important feature of Mulberry – a veritable oasis of peace and tranquillity. The gardens are abundantly stocked throughout with a variety of mature trees, plants, Bamboo plants, all year-round colourful flowerbeds, water feature, gazebo, several patio areas and manicured lawns.
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