- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 184 m²
A most impressive double fronted family home enjoying an enviable setting overlooking the grounds of Terenure College. Standing proudly on the corner of Fortfield Road and Fortfield Drive. This generous property is approached to the front by an expansive cobble lock gated driveway offering ample off-street parking, bordered by mature evergreen shrubs and lawn area. The south west facing rear lawned garden offers a superb degree of privacy and runs to approximately 36m (118 ft) in length. This substantial family home will appeal to those seeking a renovation and ultimately a fine family home on this highly popular road in the heart of Terenure.
Internally this wonderful family home enjoys elegant well-proportioned accommodation laid out over two floors, extending to approximately 184sm (1981 sqft). At ground floor a welcoming reception hall leads to two very fine interconnecting reception rooms both of which enjoy a lovely private outlook to front and rear gardens. These rooms offer generous proportions, high ceilings, ceiling coving and fireplaces. A further reception room on this level was in use as a den and offers many potential uses depending on the new owners’ requirements. To the rear there is a fully fitted kitchen which has dual aspect and offers a window overlooking the garden beyond, with door to utility room and guest WC. A serving hatch remains intact serving the kitchen and dining room. On the first floor the bathroom and toilet are separate rooms. This fantastic house offers five great bedrooms, the master is extremely generous in size, overlooks the front and benefits from a bay window.
A covered and gated side passage is accessed from the front offering fantastic storage for bins and bikes and leads directly to the rear garden. The ample accommodation is complemented by the truly wonderful mature and well stocked gardens to both the front and rear. The rear garden offers a south west facing garden is a particular feature of this house, extending to approximately 118ft in length, laid out in lawn with an array of mature shrubbery, herbaceous borders and mature trees. Potential may exist to build to the rear or to extend the existing accommodation, all subject to the necessary due diligence and planning permission.
Fortfield Road is without doubt one of the most highly regarded residential addresses in Terenure. A particularly popular and much sought-after mature family orientated area, exceptionally convenient to both Terenure, Rathfarnham and Rathgar villages with their wide variety of amenities. This is a prime location being within easy reach of a number of primary and secondary schools including Terenure College, Our Lady’s Templeogue Road, Loreto Beaufort, Presentation Convent and The High School in Rathgar to mention a few. There are a host of shopping facilities available including those situated in Terenure, Rathgar and nearby Dundrum Town Centre. St. Stephen’s Green and the City Centre are just 5km away with a wide choice bus services to and from the city centre.
Entrance Hall (5.20m x 2.70m )welcoming spacious accommodation, exposed wood floor, stairway with door to understairs storge.
Living Room (5.20m x 4.20m )wood floor, marble with wood surround open fireplace, ceiling cove and bay window. Inter connects to
Dining Room (4.30m x 3.90m )Exposed wood floor, mable fireplace with wood surround, built in storage units. French patio door which leads out to a paved patio area
Play Room / Office / Den (4.80m x 2.60m )double glazed windows. With multi function use as a den / office/ downstairs bedroom
Kitchen (5.60m x 2.70m )complete with an excellent range of kitchen cupboards, bowl and a half stainless steel sink, extractor hood , ceramic hob, single oven and built in microwave. The fridge freezer is integrated and there is a serving hatch through to the dining room
Utility Room (3.00m x 2.60m )built in storage and stainless steal sink. Plumbed for washing machine with door to garden
Guest WC plumbed for WC & WHB
Landing Door to hotpress with shelves and water storage cylinder
Master Bedroom 1 (4.60m x 4.00m )Bay window, double glazed, exposed timber flooring, excellent range of built in cupboards and storage
Bedroom 2 (3.70m x 2.70m )Exposed wood floor, built in storage, double glazed window, radiator.
Bedroom 3 (4.00m x 3.90m )Exposed wood floors, excellent storage built in floor to ceiling. Double glazed window. Radiator
Bedroom 4 (2.80m x 2.70m )Exposed wood floor, double glazed window, radiator
Bedroom 5 (2.60m x 2.20m )exposed wood floor, double glazed window, radiator
Bathroom (2.70m x 1.80m )bath, seperate shower, wash hand basin, part tiled.
Toilet plumbed for wc
A covered and gated side passage is accessed from the front offering fantastic storage for bins and bikes and leads directly to the rear garden. The ample accommodation is complemented by the truly wonderful mature and well stocked gardens to both the front and rear. The rear garden extending to approximately 118ft in length is a particular feature, laid out in lawn with an array of mature shrubbery, herbaceous borders and mature trees. Potential may exist to build to the rear or extend the existing accommodation, all subject to the necessary due diligence and planning permission.
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