14 Blakes Hill, Knocknacarra, Co. Galway, H91RY7C
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14 Blakes Hill, Knocknacarra, Co. Galway, H91RY7C


0.2 ac



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 0.2 ac
14 Blakes Hill, Knocknacarra, Galway, H91 RY7C Rare opportunity to buy an outstanding home-location on the waterfront, adjacent to Salthill, Galway, with full planning permission for a five-bedroom, modern, three-storey, architect-designed, detached residence. 14 Blakes Hill is on Gentian Hill, on the western fringe of Salthill, Galway City. This is a truly unique elevated seashore site with breath-taking views. Located on a private road in a quiet cul-de-sac on the seashore, 14 Blakes Hill enjoys panoramic south-westerly views overlooking the beautiful windsurfing paradise of Rusheen Bay. Silver Strand can be glimpsed and is just minutes away. In the distance one can see majestic views of Galway Bay, the Aran Islands, and the hills of Clare. As well as the spectacular views, this area has everything the modern family could wish for: sand, sea, open spaces, and all the amenities one might need. Kingston Road shopping centre is just 3 minutes, and Gateway Retail Park Knocknacarra 7 minutes, by car. Residents of Blakes Hill are perfectly located for access to several top-quality primary and secondary schools and there is convenient public transport from the end of the road with frequent services to Galway City Centre and beyond. A five-minute scenic seaside stroll eastwards along a pedestrian path between the championship Galway Golf Club and the sea-shore brings you to the iconic Blackrock Diving Board, Salthill Promenade, and the many beautiful beaches of Salthill. From Blakes Hill, just look westwards to wonder at, or partake in, all the exhilarating water sports of Rusheen Bay including windsurfing, kite-surfing, kayaking, and swimming. The majestic views from the top level of this site include Silver Strand Beach and the Aran Islands, and the Burren of county Clare. At the end of every fun-packed day, the setting sun puts on a unique spectacular light show just for residents of Blakes Hill. The plans for the new residence at 14 Blakes Hill are specifically designed to optimise the spectacular daytime views, sunsets and night-time twinkling lights, from all rooms, living areas, and balconies. Comprising of c.4,300 sq.ft. over three storeys, 14 Blakes Hill will be a spacious luxurious residence with ample living space: Ground Floor –Twin car bays, garage room, Entrance lobby, boot room, 2 bedrooms, shower room and a storage room. First Floor - 3 large bedrooms including master en-suite, 2 walk-in wardrobes, family bathroom and 2 balconies. Second Floor - kitchen/living room, dining room, lounge, guest WC, garden terrace and a large sheltered balcony. A unique feature of this house is that the second floor kitchen-living-dining area, has direct access to back garden and patio on the same level. From the kitchen-level back garden/patio, one can climb external steps to a totally private garden atop Gentian Hill, to relax, unwind and admire—arguably—the finest views in Galway. The area offers privacy while still having a family friendly atmosphere within close proximity to everything Salthill and Knocknacarra have to offer. If you are looking for something truly special in one of Galway’s most unique and desirable residential areas, then 14 Blakes Hill is the address for you. CALL Colm O’Donnellan at O’Donnellan & Joyce for further details 091 564 212 or email colm NOTE: These particulars are not to be considered a formal offer. They are for information only and give a general idea of the property. They are not to be taken as forming any part of a resulting contract, nor to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. Whilst every care is taken in their preparation, neither O’Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers nor the vendor accept any liability as to their accuracy. Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by personal inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars. No person in the employment of O’Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property. GROUND FLOOR Entrance Lobby Garage Boot Room Bedroom 1 Shower Room Storage Room Bedroom 2 FIRST FLOOR Bedroom 3 - Master Bedroom    With walk in wardrobe. Balcony 1 Bedroom 5 Bedroom 4    With walk in wardrobe Balcony 2 SECOND FLOOR Kitchen/living room Dining Room Lounge Guest wc Garden Terrace '

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Property Features

  • Exceptional elevated waterfront site with breath taking panoramic westerly views overlooking the windsurfing paradise of Rusheen Bay.
  • Full planning permission for an Architect Designed, 5 bedroom, three storey detached residence with double car port.
  • Located on a private seashore cul-de-sac, 14 Blakes Hill is on the western end of Salthill, coastal resort.
  • A truly unique setting offering tranquil seclusion while maintaining close proximity to everything Salthill has to offer.
  • Folio GY125832F
  • Sits on approx. 0.20 acres (0.08 hectares).

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School NameSalerno Secondary SchoolDistance1.6kmPupils676
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School NameDominican CollegeDistance2.6kmPupils619
School NameSt. Mary's CollegeDistance3.3kmPupils415
School NameColáiste Muire MáthairDistance3.4kmPupils753
School NameColáiste Iognáid S.j.Distance3.6kmPupils625
School NameOur Lady's CollegeDistance3.9kmPupils249
School NameSt Joseph's CollegeDistance3.9kmPupils759
School NameGalway Community CollegeDistance5.9kmPupils333
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