Russett House is a most elegant, detached residence of great style and character, situated in a prestigious and highly sought after location, just off Grove Road, in the heart of this charming seaside village. Just a stroll will lead to a host of local amenities including boutique shops, award winning restaurants, excellent tennis clubs and the colourful Marina. Two of Malahide finest schools St Oliver Plunkett School and St Andrews National School are close by as is the DART station and the picturesque coastal walkway, beach and waterfront.
Hidden beneath its distinctive Russet brick facade lies gracious well-proportioned accommodation and inside the property has been extensively modernised and decorated to an exceptionally high standard throughout.
Upon arrival interested parties will both admire and appreciate the vendors exquisite taste in décor and presentation together with the warm welcoming atmosphere and light filled rooms.
A large Reception Hall featuring a rustic Herringbone oak floor and an attractive staircase with decorative wrought iron spindles greets all guests. The Formal Lounge which overlooks the manicured front garden is both spacious and bright with a magnificent period marble fireplace. From here there is access to a stunning new and cleverly extended open plan fitted Kitchen with in-framed hand painted Tierney units and central island with Quartz worktop. The Kitchen is fitted with top quality appliances and a floor to ceiling sliding door provides access to a superb sun patio and the magnificent south-facing rear garden. There is a fully equipped Utility Room off the Kitchen as well as a conveniently positioned side door. From the Kitchen, new floor to ceiling wooden pocket sliding doors provide access to a Family/TV Room with wood burning stove and French door to the private south-facing rear garden. The Dining Room is perfectly positioned off the Reception Hall and features a new rustic herringbone oak floor as well as a traditional carved wood decorative fireplace and picture window overlooking the front garden. There is also a large Guest WC off the Reception Hall.
Originally designed as 4-bedroom property, the first-floor layout has been customised to provide 3 superb bedrooms, including a magnificent master bedroom with bespoke McNally Joinery wall panelling and excellent walk-in wardrobe with pocket sliding door. A new Juliet door leads to the south facing balcony, with views across the private rear garden to Grove Lawn Tennis Club. There is a stunning new En-Suite with bespoke spa/shower and Roca marble hand painted sink/storage unit as well as a traditional style comfort height WC. The guest bedroom is also ensuite and enjoys views of Grove Lawn Tennis Club. Bedroom 3 is located to the front with bespoke joinery wardrobe by Clarke Interiors. Bedroom (4) has been transformed into a magnificent new family bathroom with all new sanitary ware and features a traditional claw bath. There are two matching storage cupboards on either side of the landing. The decorative staircase continues to the attic area where there are two excellent rooms with eves storage.
Approached by a winding cobble block driveway, the front garden is mainly lawn with raised stone flowerbed, colourful shrubbery and strategically positioned trees ensuring privacy. A large side entrance with wooden gates and vehicle access leads to the very private south-facing rear walled garden with luscious lawn, extensive patio areas and abundance of carefully chosen shrubs, flowers and plants. There is a large brick (same original brick as used in the main house) Garden Shed/Workshop with bespoke McNally Joinery Glasshouse, with an existing vine, suitable for home grown produce. The timber in the glasshouse was painted to match the new windows in the main house.
In summary, Russett House is a magnificent residence which combines luxury living with a convenient village and coastal location.
Viewing is essential to appreciate all it has to offer.