8 Knapton Terrace Monkstown, Monkstown, Co. Dublin, A96W8C6
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8 Knapton Terrace Monkstown, Monkstown, Co. Dublin, A96W8C6



4 Bed

3 Bath

264 m²

End of Terrace


  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 264 m²
8 Knapton Terrace is a wonderful, two storey over garden level Victorian home constructed circa 1880 on this very popular and much sought after terrace of only eight homes a short walk to Monkstown Village & Dun Laoghaire with local restaurants, shops, the Dart at Salthill & Monkstown and the seafront, all within easy reach. This exquisite end of terrace home, seamlessly blends historical charm with modern convenience and stands as a testament to timeless architecture, featuring elegant proportions and an array of stunning period features including stunning marble fireplaces, intricate ceiling cornice work, and a captivating bay window at the hall and first floor. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this Victorian gem, showcasing remarkable craftsmanship from the late 19th century with well-designed layout across three floors, offering spacious and well-proportioned rooms that seamlessly flow from one to another. The versatile, adaptable, accommodation provides a perfect balance of historic charm and modern comfort, creating a truly unique living experience. The first impression is this home’s charming, railed garden at the front, creating an inviting entrance to this elegant residence. At hall level there are two principal reception rooms with a rear room that offers direct access to the garden via the conservatory. Experience the tranquility of the long sunny garden at the rear, extending approximately 38 meters (124 feet) providing an ideal space for relaxation and outdoor activities and benefitting from the convenience of rear access and off street carparking. A superior location would be difficult to imagine being situated in a much sought after and highly desirable area of Monkstown within close proximity of Salthill & Monkstown DART Station as well as many regular bus services. There are a wide range of excellent restaurants, bars, boutique style shops and cafes located within minutes on Monkstown Crescent including the ever-popular Avoca as well as some of South County Dublin’s most favoured restaurants. Further amenities are available in Dun Laoghaire including two shopping centres and the IMC Cinema, the Pavilion Theatre as well as the second to none, marine facilities along the seafront. In terms of recreational amenities, one is spoilt for choice with pleasant coastal walks nearby, a tennis club only a short walk away together with many other sports facilities. There are also a superb choice of primary and secondary schools in the area including CBC Monkstown, Rathdown, Cluny, Holy Child, Newpark, Blackrock College, Willow Park, St. Andrews, Educate Together, Loreto Foxrock as well as Scoil Lorcáin, Hollypark and Lycée Français d’Irlande. Entrance Hall (11.10m x 2.05m )With very attractive ceiling coving and store cupboard off hall Drawing Room (4.85m x 4.60m )With ceiling coving, centre rose, bay window, marble fireplace with marble hearth and gas coal effect fire Family room (4.75m x 4.20m )To the rear with ceiling coving, cast iron fireplace with tiled inset and tiled hearth and gas coal effect fire and window overlooking rear Music room (3.25m x 1.50m )With cast iron fireplace and half pained door opening through to Conservatory (6.05m x 3.05m )With glass ceiling, electric lighting and raised counter area Staircase To the garden level Hallway (12.10m x 2.10m )Understairs plumbed for washing machine, cloak hanging area and door to rear garden Shower Room With step in shower, w.c and whb Kitchen (4.80m x 4.25m )With range of fitted cupboard presses and polished granite work surfaces, two stainless steel sink units, gas stove, integrated gas cooker with five ring gas hob, Miele extractor and double oven, integrated Neff dishwasher and Bosch fridge/freezer and double doors leading through to Courtyard Playroom/TV room (4.20m x 3.25m )With hot press immersion and window to side Study/Bedroom 4 (4.85m x 4.65m )With integrated desk and two windows to front First Floor return With hot press/airing cupboard Bathroom (3.25m x 3.25m )With cast iron fireplace, bath, w.c, bidet, sink and window overlooking rear garden First Floor Bedroom 1 (4.35m x 4.00m )With bay, window seat and storage under and views over Dublin bay and poolbeg, marble fireplace with tiled hearth and tiled inset, ceiling coving and fitted wardrobes Bedroom 2 (4.20m x 3.45m )to the rear with cast iron fireplace and views over the rear garden Bedroom 3 (4.65m x 2.85m )With window to front Shower Room With step in shower, w.c, whb and ceiling coving Garden front Very attractive to the front there is a hedged front garden offering privacy and seclusion with steps to hall door Garden Rear With outside courtyard with paving and steps to beautiful garden approx. 38m long (124 feet) which is also accessed from hall level. The garden is laid out in lawn with mature shrubs, plants and trees, walled, barna shed and gated access to Knapton Lane which offers outstanding further potential

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Property Features

  • A wonderful, Victorian home in this much sought after location
  • Floor area of approx.. 264.45 sq m (2,845 sq ft)
  • Elegant well-proportioned accommodation throughout
  • Period features including marble fireplaces and cornice-work throughout this home
  • Off street carparking to the rear with rear access and outstanding further potential
  • Long, walled and well planted rear garden approx. 38m (124 feet)

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School NameChristian Brothers CollegeDistance130mPupils526
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School NameLoreto College FoxrockDistance2.8kmPupils564
School NameDominican College Sion HillDistance3.1kmPupils508
School NameCabinteely Community SchoolDistance3.2kmPupils545
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