Positioned on this popular tree lined road No.128 Lower Drumcondra Road is a beautiful period property set on this elegant terrace of large red brick houses. This property has been extensively refurbished, extended and decorated by the current owners with considerable style. Great care has been taken to retain original features which are complemented by the modern extension to the rear. This fine home extends to 174 Sq M and benefits from landscaped gardens to the front and rear. The side garden provides off street parking.
This fine home is entered via an electric pedestrian gate from Drumcondra Road. The front garden sets the tone for what lies behind the front door, an exquisite period home. The internal accommodation comprises a very large hallway with original detailed coving, varnished wooden floor boards, under stairs storage, storage press and guest WC. The dining room lies to the front of the property featuring an original marble fireplace, coving and centre rose. The large bay windows provides stunning views of the front garden. Double doors lead to the well serviced kitchen. To the rear of the property is a spacious, well lit, modern living room and an office or play room. On the first return lies bedroom 2 with en suite, on the first floor lies the elegant main bedroom and bedroom 3. On the second return lies the 4th double bedroom along with shower room.
Lower Drumcondra Road has long been regarded as one of the most prestigious locations in Drumcondra, convenient to all the amenities of the village and within a gentle stroll of Drumcondra Train Station and the city centre. There are many amenities such as Griffith Park, the Botanic Gardens and Na Fianna GAA club close by. The area has a number of excellent national and secondary schools and is convenient to the Four Courts, Law Library, Mater Hospital and the IFSC, this fantastic property will appeal to those seeking a family home in a superb location.
Entrance Hall With original varnished floorboards, impressive original coving, under stairs storage, guest wc and hot press.
Dining Room 4.44m x 4.18m. Positioned to the front of the property with original floorboards, bay window overlooking the landscaped front garden, original marble surround fireplace and double doors leading to the
Kitchen 3.54m x 4.38m. Spacious room with original wooden floorboards, ample solid wood built in units, 6 hob Aga, granite work top and plumbed for a washing machine.
Family Room \ Office 2.08m x 5.40m. With carpet floor and large storage unit.
Living Room 5.70m x 4.91m. Located to the rear of the property this modern room features carpet flooring, large storage unit and 2 sliding doors to flood the room with natural light.
Bedroom 1 6.12m x 4.14m. Spanning with width of the property this exceptional room features a large bay window, ornate centre rose, coving and original marble surround fireplace.
Bedroom 2 5.17m x 3.43m. Located on the first return this double bedroom features carpet flooring, built in wardrobes and ensuite.
Ensuite 1.86m x 2.17m. Partly tiled with WC, wash hand basin and jacuzzi bath with shower attachment.
Bedroom 3 3.60m x 4.39m. Large double bedroom with carpet flooring
Bedroom 4 4.50m x 3.56m. Large double bedroom with carpet flooring and built in wardrobes.
Shower Room 1.80m x 1.70m. Fully tiled with double shower tray, shower, WC and stylish glass finished sink.
Garden The front garden is accessed off Drumcondra Road Lower by an electric pedestrian gate, the front area is laid with a mixture of Indian sand stone patio slabs and pebble stones. It features box hedging and patio areas with garden lighting. The side garden provides potential to extend (subject to planning permission) for the moment this area is entered via and electric vehicle gate and provides off street parking. The rear is laid in pebble stones and features another patio area for dining al fresco and a further side garden provides more leisure space.
Renovated period residence
Beautiful Period Residence
Many original features including marble fireplaces and polished wooden floors
Ornate ceiling covings
Landscaped garden by Loretta Mooney
Strictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Drumcondra on 01 837 3737
BER No: 114399884
Performance Indicator: 228.49 kWh/m²/y