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2 Temple Villas, Palmerston Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6

5 Bed

3 Bath

274 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 274 m²
A very fine bay windowed Victorian family home rich in period detail with all-brick exterior and c. 2945 sq.ft. 273 sq.m. of wonderfully proportioned living space, 2 storey to front and 3 storey to rear. Situated on this much sought after tree-lined road beside Palmerston Park. Lovingly cared for and much improved by its present owners with a wealth of magnificent features including mantlepieces, ceiling cornice and centre roses, picture and dado rails, timber doors, floors etc. Excellently presented throughout and set in well stocked, secluded gardens, not overlooked to rear with mature trees, summer house, patio areas, granite-faced garden shed and a large variety of plants and shrubs. Full of warmth with elegant layout and abundance of natural light. Gravelled parking to front and ample room to extend front and rear subject to planning permission. On entering is a Reception Hall with ceiling cornice and centre rose, plate rail and dado rail and arch to Inner Hall with W.C. WHB off with ceiling coving and picture rail. Off the hall are two spacious reception rooms €" the drawing room with marble mantlepiece, ceiling cornice and centre rose, bay window, picture rail and the dining/living room with marble mantlepiece, ceiling cornice and centre rose, picture rail. There are steps to lower level with lobby with glass block wall and understairs storage. The kitchen and dining area at this level has been extended and includes an island unit and a 2 plate Aga. The dining area has glazed windows and doors to garden, arched glazed ceiling and the entire has Amtico flooring. There is a large utility room with fitted units, sink unit, plumbed for washing machine and dryer, immersion heater/hot press, new condensing boiler and door to rear. On the first floor return, Bedroom 1 has ceiling cornice and centre rose, with views over the garden. On the first floor, Bedroom 2 to the rear has ceiling coving, picture rail. Bedroom 3 to front has ceiling coving and centre rose, picture rail, 2 windows overlooking front. Between bedrooms 2 and 3, there is a shower room with power shower, W.C. and WHB. Bedroom 4 includes a hot press and has fitted wardrobes with drawers and hanging space, ceiling coving, picture rail, connecting door to Bedroom 3. Beside Bedroom 4, there is a bathroom with bath, W.C. WHB, bidet. On the 2nd floor return there is a stained glass window overlooking garden, ceiling coving, dado rail. Also on the return is Bedroom 5 (currently used as a study) with ceiling coving, access to attic. The heating is controlled in 13 separate zones by the Honeywell Home computerised system. Outside the grounds are in lawn with a variety of plants, shrubs, mature trees. The front has gravelled parking and the rear is c. 70€TMlong with original boundary walls, summer house, outhouse and side entrance. Temple Villas is one of South Dublin€TM most favoured addresses beside Palmerston Park, Cowper LUAS and a host of schools including St. Mary€TM, Kildare Place, Sandford National, Rathgar Junior School, Alexandra College, Gonzaga, Sandford Park, High School, etc. The property is convenient to Milltown Golf Club, Dodder Linear Park, the villages of Ranelagh, Rathmines and Rathgar and is convenient to the city centre and M50. Accommodation: Reception Hall Ceiling cornice and centre rose Plate rail Dado rail Arch to Inner Hall W.C. WHB with marble vanity top Mahogany cupboards Ceiling coving Picture rail Drawing room Grey marble mantlepiece with slate and brass inset Slate hearth Ceiling cornice and centre rose Picture rail Bay window Living room Black marble mantlepiece with tiled inset Copper hood Slate hearth Ceiling cornice and centre rose Picture rail Lower Level Lobby With glass block Understairs storage Kitchen Extensive range of bespoke wall and floor units Island unit Plumbed for dishwasher 1 1/3 sink unit Recessed lights Amtico floor 2 plate Aga Chimney breast with granite head Dining Arched glazed ceiling Glazed doors and windows to garden Amtico floor Utility room Fitted units Sink unit Plumbed for washing machine and dryer Hot press 2 x Velux windows Tiled floor Door to rear Part tiled 1st Floor Return Bedroom 1 Ceiling coving and centre rose, overlooking garden. 1st Floor Bedroom 2 (rear) Ceiling coving Picture rail Shower room Power shower W.C. WHB Part tiled Tiled floor Velux Towel radiator Glazed shelving Bedroom 3 (front) Ceiling coving and centre rose Picture rail 2 x Windows Overlooking garden Bedroom 4 (front) Ceiling coving Picture rail Access to attic Fitted wardrobes and drawers Hot press Connecting to Bedroom 3 Bathroom Bath with shower attachment WHB with marble vanity top Medicine cupboards WHB bidet Ceiling coving Part tiled Towel radiator Recessed lights 2 vanity mirrors 2nd Floor Return Landing Stained glass window overlooking garden Ceiling coving Dado rail Bedroom 5 Ceiling coving Access to attic Outside Railed front garden in lawn with bedding and variety of shrubs and plants Gravelled parking Covered side entrance Rear garden with original boundary walls in lawn with mature trees, bedding with plants and shrubs c. 70€TMx 45€TM Summer house Patio areas Block built outhouse with granite faé§ade
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Property Features

  • C. 2945 sq.ft. 273 sq.m.
  • GFCH
  • All brick exterior
  • Covered side access
  • Off-street parking
  • Outside lighting
  • Underfloor heating in bathrooms
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Original features
  • Beside Palmerston Park, LUAS, bus routes

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