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€1,495,000 SALE AGREED

45 Sycamore Road, Mount Merrion, Co. Dublin

5 Bed

4 Bath

257 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 257 m²
No. 45 Sycamore Road is a truly exceptional residence occupying a superb site in this prime location in Mount Merrion. Set in a tree lined cul de sac, it was built by prominent builder John Kenny in 1935. No. 45 portrays the distinctive faé§ade and curved bow windows synonymous with the 1930's era. The property has been extended over the years, and all the alterations made have planning permission and are fully compliant with building regulations. No. 45 now presents as a large family home over three levels, with bright and generous room proportions throughout; 257sq.m approximately. The accommodation comprises of entrance hall, double reception room, dining/sunroom, kitchen, utility, guest w.c. and a family room downstairs. Upstairs on the first floor there are five bedrooms (one ensuite), and a bathroom. On the top floor there is a large room ideal for use as another bedroom or living space, with an ensuite shower room. Ideal for family living, this fine property is a light filled and ultra-comfortable home, of great charm and character, and the room configuration downstairs is perfect for entertaining. There are large, private landscaped gardens to the front and rear, the front garden has a gravelled driveway with cobble lock borders provides off street parking for 2/3 cars. A side passage leads to the manicured rear garden (L39m x W11m), obviously tended by garden lovers, this enjoys the enviable south/westerly orientation, and is very private. There are two garden sheds. The highly desirable location needs little introduction with an extensive array of amenities within easy access; Sycamore Road is ideally located within Mount Merrion, and the excellent location is convenient to a host of amenities in Blackrock, Stillorgan and Dundrum. These include Deerpark, Dart in Blackrock, Luas in Stillorgan and Kilmacud, a choice of primary and secondary schools, in addition to the numerous leisure and sporting facilities the area has to offer. The N11 with QBC is a direct route to Donnybrook, City Centre and the airport. Viewing is a must for all discerning buyers to appreciate what is on offer in this fine property. ACCOMMODATION Granite steps lead to the front door ENTRANCE HALL The hall door with stained glass window features, opens into the impressive light filled hall with ceiling coving and dado rail. The reception rooms are accessed off the hall and the flow of rooms is ideal for entertaining. There is under stairs storage. RECEPTION ROOM 8.71m x 3.56m Originally two rooms, this exceptionally spacious room features a wide curved bow window to the front aspect, with curved radiator, two mahogany fireplaces; both with ornate tiled inset, cast iron hood, natural fireplace and slate hearth. Sliding glass doors lead to the€¦ DINING/SUNROOM 6.45m x 3.64m Enjoying superb views of the rear garden with expansive glass windows, and sliding doors opening out to the garden, the light in this bright room is further enhanced by the two roof lights. It has engineered wooden flooring, and a Waterford Stanley multi-fuel stove. There is ample room for dining and a playroom/study area (3.32m x 2.71m). It is open plan with the€¦ KITCHEN 3.56m x 3.13m This well-designed kitchen overlooks the rear garden, with a comprehensive range of wall and floor cabinets with de€TMros granite counter tops, and the cream Aga enjoys pride of place set in an alcove flanked by additional storage cabinets. There is a unique tiled splashback featuring Dublin Bay designed by Laura O€TMagan. The engineered floor continues through this room, and a kitchen counter with storage below provides additional counter preparation space, and serves as a breakfast/serving counter. There is access to the utility room. UTILITY ROOM 3.51m x 2.42m With tiled floor, it is complete with a sink and additional storage units, and it is plumbed for a washing machine. It houses the boiler room. A door leads to the side passage, and rear garden. GUEST W.C. This room features a w.c., w.h.b., and a chrome towel rail. FAMILY ROOM 4.06m x 3.49m This is a generous reception room with picture window overlooking the front garden UPSTAIRS The staircase with dado rail leads upstairs to the landing on the first floor. FIRST FLOOR BEDROOM ONE 6.19m x 3.37m A very spacious bedroom with pitched ceiling and feature beams, and double doors with an ornate Juliet balcony, it enjoys stunning, elevated views of the rear garden. There is an impressive range of built in wardrobes, and custom made, solid oak wall to wall chests of drawers. Door to€¦ ENSUITE BATHROOM The bathroom is fully tiled in soft tones, complete with wall mirror, and white sanitary ware comprising of a w.c., w.h.b., and a bath with overhead shower. HOTPRESS The walk in hotpress is located on the landing. BEDROOM TWO 3.37m x 2.56m Overlooking the front garden, with fitted wardrobes. BEDROOM THREE 3.37m x 2.70m A double bedroom with views of the rear garden, with built in wardrobe, book shelves and a desk unit. BEDROOM FOUR 4.39m x 3.51m A spacious double bedroom overlooking the rear garden, it features a w.h.b. set in vanity unit, and a range of built in wardrobes, and a desk unit. BEDROOM FIVE 4.24m x 3.70m A large double bedroom with bow window to front aspect, and curved radiator below. It has a range of built in wardrobes, and a w.h.b. set in a vanity unit. BATHROOM With partially tiled walls, the white sanitary ware comprises of a pedestal w.h.b., w.c. and a bath with electric shower. TOP FLOOR Staircase with dado rail continues to the top floor, with velux window. BEDROOM SIX/DEN 4.12m x 3.64m This is a fine big room ideal for use as an additional bedroom and/or living space. It has two large velux windows to the front aspect and two more overlooking the rear garden. There are window seats, polished wooden floor, strip spot lighting, and access to the generous storage in the eaves from several points. Door to €¦ ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM Decorated in cool green/blue tones, with mosaic tiled floor and walls, w.c., w.h.b. and a walk in tiled shower cubicle with Mira shower. OUTSIDE The rear garden (L39m x W11m) is accessed off the dining/sunroom, this enjoys the enviable south/westerly orientation, and is very private. There is a Donegal quartz patio with raised planted beds, and steps leading to a second patio, and extensive manicured lawn. The garden is bounded by mature hedging and features two Japanese Maple trees, several Hydrengea Annabelle, and a range of specimen trees, shrubs and plants with year round interest. The garden is an extension of the house, superb for summer parties and barbeques. There are two garden sheds, and composting pits. SERVICES Monitored alarm, GFCH. €A€TMrated gas boiler
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Property Features

  • Distinctive, Kenny built property
  • Excellent cul de sac location in the heart of Mount Merrion
  • Large south/west facing rear garden (L39m x W11m)
  • Spacious accommodation 257sq.m
  • Potential to extend further (subject to the relevant planning permission)

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Property Facilities

  • Gas Fired Central Heating
  • Alarm

BER Details


BER No: 115039422

Energy Performance Indicator: 159.7 kWh/m2/yr





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