- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 110 m²
17 Clare Road is a stunning 4 bedroom property, positioned in this highly sought after area of Drumcondra. The period red brick features are a fine example of the craftmanship of the 1920s. The large rear garden is a real bonus and extends in excess of 165ft with a sunny west facing aspect. The garden also boasts views of the wonderful parochial house and with the backdrop of the Romanesque church of Corpus Christi on Griffith Avenue.
Complemented by features including: the attractive veranda-style front porch, high ceilings, original fireplaces, ceiling coving, picture rails, stained glass windows and much more, DNG are delighted to present this substantial family residence, in this highly desirable and delightful location at number 17 Clare Road.
Enjoying an elevated entrance, beyond the full red brick façade number 17 provides substantial well-proportioned accommodation, including: an inviting entrance hallway, two large reception rooms and a kitchen / breakfast room. Upstairs there are three double bedrooms, a single bedroom off the landing area and the main family bathroom. Outside the property benefits from private parking to the front, a nice city style railed garden laid to lawn and a garage to the side providing ample space to extend if required. The west facing, quiet back garden is a real added bonus for gardening enthusiasts and outside dining and also provides ample room for added space.
Constructed C.1926 in the heart of Drumcondra, 17 Clare Road offers access to excellent local primary and secondary schools and good sporting facilities, DCU sports complex at St Patrick's Campus, Croke Park, a selection of shops, cafes, bars & restaurants. Griffith Park, in addition to the nearby Botanic Gardens and Albert College Park are ideal for leisurely walks and the area also benefits excellent transport services. Dublin City Centre is 3km away and Drumcondra Train station is less than a twenty-minute walk. Dublin Airport and the M1/M50 interchange are both within a short drive.
17 Clare Road is sure to interest buyers seeking a fine period home in a popular residential neighbourhood.
Viewing is very highly recommended.
Entrance Hall 2.43m x 4.80m. The original front door with the leaded glass insets opens to an inviting hallway with the dado rails and many other features synonymous with this period.
Dining Room 3.36m x 3.63m. The dining room also has the original fireplace with the feature over mantle and brass inset. The framed bay window enhances an already comfortable dining space.
Living Room 3.68m x 4.87m. A bright and spacious living room with a delightful feature fireplace, picture rails and access to the wonderful 50m west facing rear garden.
Kitchen Breakfast Room 3.68m x 3.79m. The kitchen area has floor and wall storage units and a Rayburn solid fuel range cooker.
Bedroom 1 3.76m x 3.62m. Off the landing area the first double bedroom is enhanced by a feature bay window and an original fireplace
Bedroom 2 3.63m x 3.70m. The second double bedroom to the rear has built - in wardrobes, an original fireplace and enjoys a nice view over the Dublin mountaints
Bedroom 3 2.45m x 1.71m. The double bedroom to the rear has built-in wardrobes, an original fireplace and enjoys a nice view over the back garden and church grounds
Bedroom 4 3.78m x 3.71m. The single bedroom to the rear has wood flooring with a view over the west facing garden and church. This could also be used as an office space.
Bathroom 2.45m x 1.71m. The bathroom is tiled, has a separate electric shower, a bath and houses the hot press.
Outside Outside to the front of number 17 there is an attractive city style railed garden leading to an elevated open veranda style porch and a full red brick facade. There is a driveway to the side leading to a large garage measuring ( 7.14m x 2.62m ) and a small area laid to lawn.
The rear of the property is a delight for gardening enthusiasts. Entending in excess of 165ft, there is a large area laid to lawn, bordered with an array of: mature apple trees, rose bushes, aubrieta, succulents, rosemary and much more. Privet hedging and fencing provide the border and the parochial house and gardens of Corpus Christi church provide the backdrop.
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