- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 180 m²
Upton Lodge is an excellent red brick family home superbly positioned on this most popular and mature residential road in the heart of Terenure. This wonderful light filled spacious family home extends to approximately 180sqm (1938sqft) has been very well maintained over the years by the present family and now comes to the market ready for the new owner to modernise and update. Approached to the front through a gated entrance onto a tarmac driveway offering ample parking for several cars, with lawn area to the front and bordered with mature hedging and trees. A garage provides additional potential and storage.
The accommodation which is laid out over two floors briefly comprises welcoming entrance hall, two very fine interconnecting receptions rooms currently in use as a drawing room and dining room. The family / living room with feature fireplace is overlooking the front driveway. The kitchen to the rear offers views over the generous lawned rear garden, with walk in pantry, is fully fitted with a range of storage. A door from same leads to a utility / laundry / boot room area. The garage is accessed from both the front and side door and leads to an enclosed side passage with separate wc and provides access to the rear garden. Upstairs the spacious accommodation continues with five generous bedrooms, the fully tiled bathroom and toilet at one time would have been separate rooms but have now been knocked into one. The extensive rear garden backs onto the playing fields of Terenure College and is not overlooked. Extending to approximately 115 ft in length offering great privacy with an abundance of mature shrubbery and hedging. A block-built shed provides additional storage. The property is approached to the front over a large tarmac driveway and is well set back from the road.
There is little doubt this fine forever home will appeal to those seeking to trade up in the area and secure an excellent home with generous family living that would now benefit from an upgrade and renovation.
Templeogue Road is a main artery road leading in and out of Terenure Village. A mainly residential suburb located just 4km from St Stephen’s Green. The area is extremely well serviced by regular bus routes to and from the city centre, namely the 15, 15a, 17, 49, 54A, and 65. The M50 is also within close proximity offering access to the arterial road network and Dublin Airport. Offering a wealth of local amenities within the vicinity, including many excellent restaurants and cafes, such as Mayfield, Bellagio and JDs Steakhouse, along with local boutique shops and newsagents. The area also benefits from the extensive shopping facilities including Lidl & Aldi in Terenure Village and nearby at Nutgrove, Rathfarnham and Dundrum Shopping Centre. There are a wide choice of sporting and recreational amenities in the immediate area including Terenure and St Mary’s rugby clubs, the tennis clubs at Rathgar and Templeogue and a choice of golf clubs to include The Grange and The Castle. Numerous activities are also available at the superb parkland at Bushy Park. This prime location is within easy reach of a number of primary and secondary schools including Terenure College, Our Lady’s Templeogue Road, Presentation Convent and The High School in Rathgar to mention a few.
Porch tiled and door into
Entrance Hall (4.90m x 1.60m )radiator, ceiling, rose, original hardwood door with stain glass surround, door to understairs storage and door into
Drawing Room (4.80m x 3.90m )two large double glazed picture windows to the front, ceilings rose, picture rail, mahogany fireplace with marble inset and gas and double doors leading to
Dining Room (4.30m x 3.90m )mahogany surround open fireplace with tiled inset, radiator, ceiling rose, picture rail and French patio door to rear garden
Kitchen (5.00m x 3.40m )to the rear with a range of cupboards, stainless steel sink, double glazed window to rear, free standing cooker, extractor above with shelved pantry unit and door to
Utility (2.80m x 1.60m )plumbed for washing machine and sink, storage, doors out to enclosed side passage and into
Garage (5.30m x 2.70m )with an up and over door providing in use for storage, door leads to an enclosed side passage, outdoor wc and another door leading to garden area
Family Room (3.60m x 3.60m )a mahogany surround fireplace and tiled inset and hearth, double glazed window to the front
Shower Room (1.70m x 1.70m )with tiled floor and walls, pumped shower, wc, whb, mirror above, extractor fan
Bedroom 1 (4.80m x 4.20m )with painted cast iron fireplace, two picture windows to the front
Bedroom 2 (4.20m x 4.10m )with painted cast iron fireplace, double glazed window overlooking rear garden which overlooks Terenure College
Bedroom 3 (3.40m x 2.60m )with painted cast iron fireplace, double glazed window to rear
Bedroom 4 (2.90m x 2.10m )with double glazed window to front
Bedroom 5 (3.2mx x 3.7m)with double glazed window
Bathroom (2.40m x 1.90m )with tiled floor and walls, wc, whb, bath and Aquastream shower above, two double glazed windows
Approached to the front through a gated entrance onto a tarmac driveway offering ample parking for several cars, with lawn area to the front and bordered with mature hedging and trees.
The garage accessed from the front measures 2.7m x 5.3m (8'10" x 17'5") with an up and over door, in use for storage, a door leads to an enclosed side passage, outdoor wc and another door leading to garden area
The wonderful rear garden extends to approximately 118ft in length, lawned and surrounded by mature hedging, planted with an abundance of mature planting and trees with a block built shed for storage and small patio area. The garden to the rear is not overlooked and overlooks the playing fields of Terenure College.
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