A unique opportunity to acquire a detached period residence of immense standing and character on delightful cultivated grounds of approx. 1.5 acres, ideally situated on Foxrock's premier tree lined avenue. The Bawn is a handsome double fronted 7 bedroom family home, rich in period detail and carefully maintained by its current owners. This tranquil setting is in the heart of olde Foxrock.
Standing on approx. 1.5 acres, there is scope for potential, subject to the necessary planning consents.
The well balanced accommodation of approx 5,600 sq ft - 520 sq m comprises elegantly proportioned interiors with rooms of generous and gracious dimensions with feature high ceilings.
The wealth of period features exhibit elaborate plaster work, the finest quality of joinery, mahogany panelling, fine original fireplaces and an ornate glass dome, to name but a few. Set well back from the road, and approached by a sweeping driveway, the delightful cultivated gardens surround the residence affording immense privacy in this wonderful and tranquil setting in the heart of olde Foxrock. Doric columns and pilasters ornament the entrance and together with the beautiful rectangular Conservatory, create a striking impact and a taste of what lies within.
The location of this fine home is second to none within a leisurely stroll to Foxrock Village with top quality eateries, cafes and bijou shopping close at hand. There are a number of well established and sought after primary and secondary schools in the locality, including Loreto Foxrock, Lycee Francais, Holly Park and the new highly regarded International school "Nord Anglia" opening Autumn 2018 as well as UCD being just a short journey away. Sports facilities include the golf clubs of Foxrock and Carrickmines, Leopardstown Race Course, Carrickmines Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club and a host of other amenities.