This is a rare and exciting opportunity to acquire a particularly impressive, detached Regency style period residence extending to 302sqm (3,250sqft) approx., providing wonderfully elegant and light filled accommodation throughout and standing on large gardens of 0.2 acre (approx.) with a southerly orientation to the rear. The combination of the property's prime location on St John's Road, which is widely regarded as one of Sandymount's most sought after roads, and its nicely refurbished accommodation make it the perfect choice for those seeking a spacious family home.
A notable feature of the property is the ceiling height at hall level which extends to almost 14ft high with intricate ceiling cornice and centre roses. The original granite steps lead into the spacious entrance hall which sets the tone for the quality of the accommodation throughout. The beautifully proportioned, bay windowed drawing room interconnects to the library, with both rooms featuring stunning marble fireplaces. On the other side of the hall, there are two double bedrooms. Steps from the hall leads to the return which comprises of a small office, shower room and guest wc. The garden level which can also be accessed separately from the front garden comprises of a modern Poggenpohl kitchen with gas AGA, bay windowed dining room, garden room opening out to the garden, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. The rear hall also features a useful pantry and utility closet.
The gardens are an outstanding feature of this property and a credit to the owner. To the front, the house is screened from the road by wrought iron gates and the original brick walls. There is generous off-street car parking and a wide side entrance with wrought iron gate leads to the private back garden. They are beautifully landscaped with several areas designed to capture day long sunshine and a selection of mature plants, trees, and shrubs to include Camellias, Magnolias, Choisya, Cercis, Abutilon, Cornus capitata, Myrtus luma, Solanum laciniatum and a range of herbaceous perennials.
The property enjoys one of the city's most sought after and convenient locations with an extensive choice of amenities close by such as the excellent boutiques, shops, pubs, and restaurants in Sandymount village, bracing seaside walks along Sandymount strand and Sydney Parade DART station. Sports enthusiasts are also very well catered for with an excellent selection of sports grounds within minutes' walk including Claremont/Railway Union, Pembroke cricket grounds, the Y.M.C.A and of course the state of the art Aviva stadium. Schools are also very well catered for with some of Dublin's best junior and secondary schools within easy reach.