Sherry FitzGerald are delighted to bring to the market, No 4 The Mews Monkstown Castle, a luxurious mid terraced town house built in 2005 and designed by award winning de Blacam & Meagher Architects, one of five in this small exclusive terrace in the grounds of the estate of Monkstown Castle. The external design and architectural features of the development reflects in a contemporary design the 18th Century architecture of John Skipton Mulvaney at Monkstown Castle who also designed other prominent buildings in the Dun Laoghaire/Monkstown area including Trafalgar Terrace, the Royal St George Yacht Club and Dun Laoghaire Railway Station.
The townhouse is located within the former grounds of Monkstown Castle, a distinguished protected structure of major architectural importance and set in beautiful mature landscaped grounds possessing many fine mature trees and specimen plants and shrubs. The development of five, three bedroom houses were designed by de Blacam and Meagher Architects to compliment the main house and the quality of the materials and finishes are reflected in the Architecture and landscape feature.
Externally, natural green/grey slates are used for the roof. Carlow limestone is used in a traditionally crafted fashion at the eaves, sills to all windows and to the base plinth, main entrance door surrounds and feature ground floor windows. All windows and doors externally are painted mahogany. Historic paint colours have been selected for all external walls and joinery.
Copper conservation style roof lights provide natural light to the first floor bathroom and en-suites.
No. 4 is fronted with a ramped entrance threshold and patio in granite setts and reconstituted stone kerbing.
Internally, the open living area is located on the ground floor with direct access to the landscaped garden. The kitchen and utility room are custom designed with floor to ceiling storage units and integrated stainless steel fittings and are separated from the dining room with a concealed sliding door.
A solid Oak staircase is naturally lit by high and low level windows. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, a single room to the front and two double bedrooms to the rear overlooking the garden. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with bath and shower and under floor heating. The main bathroom has an additional separate shower.
There is solid Oak flooring to the entire ground floor including the entrance hallway and stairs and polished granite and glass mosaic tiling to kitchens and bathrooms.
No. 4 is located within the mature landscaped grounds of Monkstown Castle off Monkstown Avenue. It is accessed via a tree lined driveway culminating in a private forecourt and landscaped grounds. It is only a short stroll from Monkstown village with its range of speciality shops, bistros, hostelries and Dart station. The West Pier, Seapoint Bathing Area and the seafront are all within the 2km range.
Entrance Hall with oak floor and large store room with under stairs storage area
Guest WC with wc and wash hand basin. Marble tiled floor
Lounge / Dining Room 3.58m x 6.93m. L shaped room with two sets of French doors out to the rear garden. Living room has an attractive Limestone fireplace with slate hearth, recessed spot lighting, solid Oak floor. Door to kitchen.
Kitchen 2.21m x 4.27m. with an extensive range of fitted cupboards, presses and polished granite worktops, double drainer sink unit with mixer tap, Miele Classic oven, 4 plate Miele ceramic hob with De Dietrich extractor fan overhead, integrated Miele fridge freezer and dishwasher. Solid Oak floor.
Bedroom 1 3.28m x 3.51m. (Main): with built in wardrobes. Viewing balcony looking out on to the rear garden
Bathroom Ensuite 2.06m x 2.13m. with bath, stand in power shower, wash hand basin built in vanity unit, wc, heated towel rail, large vanity mirror, marble tiled floor and roof light. Fully tiled. Underfloor heating.
Bedroom 2 2.51m x 3.35m. with built in wardrobes with viewing balcony looking out on rear garden
Bedroom 3 2.06m x 3.05m. single room to the front
Main Bathroom bath with power shower attachment, stand in tiled shower stall, wc and wash hand basin with polished granite worktops and heated towel rail. Fully tiled. Roof light. Underfloor heating.
Hot Press with dual immersion and power pump