Summer Winds is a truly magnificent detached two storey over basement residence of immense style and character tucked away at the end of a quiet cul de sac off the scenic Coast Road opposite the historic Martello Tower and renowned Velvet Strand beach in Portmarnock. Constructed in 2008 by Hanse-Haus a quality German construction company with almost 100 years experience in bespoke housing across Europe. Summer Winds is an exceptional residence with gracious well proportioned accommodation spread over its three floors. The cleverly planned interior enjoys light filled rooms which are complemented by a warm welcoming atmosphere throughout.
Upon arrival interested parties will admire the contemporary style and free flowing accommodation. An impressive entrance hall greets all guests with individually designed open thread staircase leading to all floors. Double doors lead through to the formal Living Room with high ceilings and rooflights. A feature fireplace with gas fire and large picture windows together with a French door lead to the private south facing rear garden. The Kitchen Dining Room is impressive, well fitted with bespoke units, a central island and quality appliances. There is a fully equipped Utility Room with dumb waiter to all floors. Also at this level there is a guest WC as well as a cleverly designed office with built in book shelves, feature corner window overlooking the driveway. The main bedroom is located on this floor with superb built in sliderobes and feature corner window to side. There is an excellent ensuite with jacuzzi bath, separate shower, wash hand basin and bidet. There is a second bedroom on this level also with feature corner window and built in wardrobes.
The attractive staircase leads to a large light filled landing on the first floor. The Drawing Room is located on this floor enjoys views towards the sea and surrounding area. The corner windows add to its appeal and there is also a built in TV unit. Off the landing which features the dumb waiter style lift and storage areas there is an excellent fully tiled shower room as well as a spacious third bedroom. There is also a wonderful sun terrace providing a private get away with partial sea views
Access to the basement is both internally from the Reception Hall and externally via steps from the rear. This multi purpose area is also ideally suitable as a granny flat \ studio with excellent living accommodation including a kitchen and bedroom. However, its main feature is a Swimex Aquatic Exercise Pool, model SX500 OS together with separate exercise room \ gym and sauna. An additional utility room as well as the large boiler \ pump area complete the accommodation.
Approached by electronic sliding gates the gardens were designed by the award winning Jane McCorkell providing enormous privacy. To the front the cobblelock driveway provides ample parking facilities and is bounded by strategically positioned shrubs and hedgerow. There is also a pedestrian gate from Convent Lane which leads to the south facing rear garden. The gardens are impressive and ensure excellent privacy with an idyllic water feature and a sun drenched patio and decking together with the mature and colourful shrubbery which adds greatly to the ambience and character of the garden.