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Tresillian House, Brighton Road, Foxrock, Dublin 18

5 Bed

4 Bath

414 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 414 m²
TRESILLIAN HOUSE & GATE LODGE BRIGHTON ROAD, FOXROCK, DUBLIN 18, D18 X0E4 APPROX. 1 ACRE 20 -minute drive from Dublin City Centre €¢ Dublin International Airport 35 km €¢ Dublin City 11 km Dundrum Town Centre 9 km Blackrock 4.9 km €¢ Sandyford 3.3 km A truly magnificent Victorian Villa style family home with superb period features. Standing two storeys over garden level on just under an acre of private manicured mature lawns featuring flower beds, herbaceous borders protected by mature trees. Located in a quite leafy cul-de sac off Brighton Road, close to the centre of Foxrock village, Tresillian House is truly an outstanding property of elegant proportions offering the discerning purchaser an idyllic family home. The residence is accessed through electric wrought iron gates which lead along a curved lantern lit driveway to the imposing and visually impressive granite stepped entrance. This fine family home comes with the added benefit of a modern detached two-bedroom Gate Lodge extending to 112sq.m (1200sq.ft). The Gate Lodge is in close proximity to Tresillian but not overlooked by Tresillian or surrounding properties and benefits from its€TMown separate vehicle entrance also protected by secure electronic gates. FOXROCK€TM FINEST This magnificent family home extending to 414 sq.m (4,455 sq.ft) is a superb example of Victorian architecture of its time believed to have been built c. 1860. Tresillian House is a €Grand€TMhouse in every aspect, with rendered elevations, extended eaves, box bay windows and striking headed casements to the windows and front door. The house stands proud on a private site with a backdrop of beautiful south west facing manicured mature gardens incorporating, tennis court, lawns, shrubberies, flowerbeds, wooded pathways, and a large glazed greenhouse. Situated on a quiet tree lined cul de sac off Brighton Road in prime Foxrock, the house, Gate Lodge and gardens enjoy an enviable south west aspect and total privacy. It is a perfect example of how to celebrate the period charm of such a house while providing ample space for relaxed family life. The location is within a short stroll from the heart of Foxrock Village which is home to a comprehensive choice of restaurants, bespoke boutiques, and specialist shops and yet only a 20-minute drive from Dublin City Centre. TRESILLIAN HOUSE 414 SQ.M (4,455 SQ FT) APPROX. 1 ACRE HALL LEVEL Entrance Hall Drawing room Dining room Sitting room Kitchen breakfast room Guest cloak room with WC GARDEN LEVEL Family room Storeroom Wine cellar Chefs€TMkitchen Bathroom Bedroom 5 / Study FIRST FLOOR LEVEL Formal landing Family bathroom Principal bedroom Dressing room Second bedroom with en-suite bathroom Guest bedroom Bedroom 4 Separate shower room ANCILLARY BUILDINGS Boiler House Storerooms Out Houses Glazed Green House OUTSIDE Tennis Court Oil fired central heating SPECIAL FEATURES Stunning hand crafted De Voyske Joyce carpet to hall stairs landing and drawing room Working shutters, beautiful ceiling roses, dado rails and cornices Beautiful proportioned dual aspect reception rooms with feature fireplaces Drawing room with Adam style fireplace Sitting room and formal dining room with feature fireplaces Dalkey Design kitchen with red AGA Family entertainment room with access to garden Chefs kitchen Feature wide staircase with mahogany banister rail The stunning private grounds wrap around the house with extensive gardens in a secluded wooden sylvan setting Private access to separate Gate Lodge extending to approx. 112sq.m (1200 sq.ft) ADDITONAL LIVING THE GATE LODGE, 112 sq.m (1200 sq.ft) A superb separate two-bedroom Gate Lodge with its own vehicle entrance comes with the property offering options for guest, staff, or extended family accommodation away from Tresillian House. Situated on a quiet tree lined lane off Brighton Road in prime Foxrock, built in 1986 The Gate Lodge and gardens enjoy an enviable south west aspect and privacy. It is a perfect example of how to embrace the period charm of the €Grand€TMhouse while providing ample space for relaxed family life. THE GATE LODGE FEATURES Electric gate Private graveled forecourt Entrance hall Internal courtyard (potential to access to garden) Living room Kitchen breakfast room Principal bedroom with full bath en-suite Second bedroom Shower room Gas Fired Central Heating BER E LOCATION The location is prime Foxrock situated off the sought after and much acclaimed Brighton Road. The location is within a short stroll from the heart of Foxrock Village home to comprehensive choice of restaurants, boutiques, and specialist shops. Cornelscourt and Stillorgan Shopping Centre, Blackrock and Cabinteely Villages are all within easy reach and Dundrum Town Centre is a short drive away. Transport links close by include the LUAS at Carrickmines and Sandyford, the N11 (QBC) provides easy access to Dublin Business District and St Stephens Green. The proximity of Junction 13 on the M50, Dublin Orbital Motorway affords easy access to Dublin International Airport and the principle Irish Road network. Recreational facilities abound in the area with such entities as Carrickmines Lawn Tennis Club, Leopardstown Golf Centre, Leopardstown Racecourse, Foxrock Golf Club and Westwood Gym. Water based activity at Dun Laoghaire Harbour with its Yacht clubs and walking in Cabinteely Park with its woodland walks are all within easy reach. There are also, several local rugby, football, GAA and hockey clubs close by. Many of south Dublin€TM top schools located close by including Holly Park and St Brigid€TM national schools, Kill of the Grange national school, Nord Anglia International School, Loreto College Foxrock, Blackrock College and Mount Anville, to name but a few. UCD and Trinity College are easily accessible.
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