Somerton, 57 Newtown Road, Waterford City, Co. Waterford, X91WFH3
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Somerton, 57 Newtown Road, Waterford City, Co. Waterford, X91WFH3


5 Bed

5 Bath



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
Somerton, 57 Newtown Road, Waterford RE/MAX team fogarty are delighted to present Somerton, Newtown Road to the market. This elegant 5 bed 5 bath townhouse forms part of a terrace of 6 four storey Georgian homes originally known as Newtown Buildings. Somerton was built in the 1840's to house prominent Quaker families in Waterford and later served as dormitories for boarders at Newtown school. It is now a much loved home to the current owners who have been in residence for 30 years. No 57 has been extensively renovated over the years and has been extended to the rear at ground floor level. All works were carried out sensitively to ensure the original period character of the building was preserved. This stunning home oozes with charm and character with many original architectural features including ceiling cornicing and moldings, original joinery, sash windows and shutters, marble fireplaces in reception rooms and the original tile in the entrance hall. The property has the benefit of off-street parking for two cars to the front. The rear garden extends to an impressive 150 ft. and has an enviable south westerly facing aspect with extensive decking. The garden backs on to Newtown school playing fields. Accommodation is set over four floors and the ground floor accommodates a warm and welcoming entrance hall, living room with double doors that lead to the kitchen and breakfast room, this in turn leads to the sunroom overlooking the garden, a laundry room and wc. The main reception room is located on the first floor along with a bedroom and family bathroom. The second floor has two bedrooms both with ensuite and walk in wardrobes. The third floor has an additional two bedrooms one with walk in wardrobe and wc. The prime location at Newtown ensures easy access to the vibrant city of Waterford. Within walking distance you'll find an array of primary and secondary schools, numerous sporting and leisure amenities. This charming townhouse embodies timeless elegance. With its captivating features, prime location and a seamless blend of classic and contemporary design, it offers a refined and luxurious lifestyle for its fortunate future owners. Heating is gas fired and the property is BER exempt. National inventory of Architectural Heritage Reg No. 22830243 These particulars do not constitute an offer or contract, and whilst every effort has been made in preparing all descriptions, dimensions, maps, and plans, these details should not be relied upon as fact. Dimensions / Illustrations are for guideline purposes only and not to scale. RE/MAX Property Specialists - Team fogarty will not hold itself responsible for any inaccuracies contained therein

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  • Elegant 5 bed 5 bath Georgian Townhouse in prime city location
  • Walking distance to numerous primary and secondary schools
  • Off street parking for 2 cars
  • Impressive 150 ft South Westerly facing garden to the rear
  • Minutes to the city centre and University Hosptial Waterford
  • Oozing with charm and character with many original architectural features
  • Ber Exempt
  • National inventory of Architectural Heritage Reg No. 22830243

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School NameSt Paul's Community CollegeDistance2.8kmPupils710
School NameGaelcholáiste Phort LáirgeDistance3.4kmPupils177
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  • Gas Fired Central Heating

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