5 Elton Park, Samdycove
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- 5 bedrooms
- 4 bathrooms
Property descriptionNo.5 is a very imposing two storey over garden level, end of terrace period family home wonderfully located on the hugely popular Elton Park, just minutes away from the amenities of Dalkey, Sandycove & Glasthule villages.
Part of two listed terraces developed by Lord Carysfort, No 5 with its ornate restored chimney stacks is well set back off the road, the front garden has original Victorian railings and vehicular gates and provides more than generous off-street carparking. Due to its end of the terrace positioning there is a wider than average side passageway that leads to the rear of the property.
Extending to 279 sq.m. / 3,003 sq. ft. approx. with rooms of elegant proportions, the interior is rich in period detail with high ceilings, ceiling coving, picture rails and sash windowsall synonymous with the Victorian era. At hall level there are two interconnecting reception rooms and boast 11ft high ceilings with detailed ceiling coving and original marble open fireplaces. These main reception rooms are flooded with natural south facing light from tall sash windows. There is also a guest w.c. and study or bedroom 5 at this level also.
At garden level there is a super family room with solid wood burning stove, which in turns opens into the kitchen and enjoys access to the rear garden. There is generous understairs storage, a spacious utility room and shower room at this level also. Additional storage is provided under the front steps and would make an ideal wine store.
The upper floors and returns house 4 further bedrooms and two shower rooms the principal room runs across the front of the property and enjoys views up to Killiney & Dalkey Hills. The ceiling coving and cornice work is wonderfully ornate and particularly fine.
To the rear, a cut stone 32 ft x 52 ft walled garden is set in lawn with two patio areas, one directly off the kitchen and the other slightly raised above. The lawned area is surrounded by borders which are beautifully stocked with a variety of mature shrubs and flower beds which provide all year-round colour.
The location is first classwithin walking distance of extensive local amenities including Dalkey Town and Sandycove with their excellent shops, restaurants and sea front walks, the property is within walking distance of the renowned multi-denominational Castlepark School, not to mention a host of other excellent primary and secondary schools. Also close by there are many amenities on offer; these include Sailing at the four nearby yacht clubs, Tennis at Sandycove & Glenageary and of course Killiney & Dalkey Hills.
Entrance hall: Impressive entrance hall with exposed timber floorboards, intricate ceiling coving & centre rose. Original hall door with attractive stained window and fan light.
Drawing Room: stunning reception room with bay window, marble fireplace with open fire, ornate ceiling coving.
Dining Room: again with exposed timber floors and marble fireplace with coal effect gas fire, picture rail and ceiling coving.
Guest W.C.: with wash hand basin & w.c. over a tiled floor.
Bed 5/Study: with cast iron fireplace overlooking rear garden
Bedroom 4: single room with fitted wardrobes.
Shower Room: fully tiled with shower unit with rainwater showerhead and shower attachment, mirrored medicine cabinet, w.c., and chrome heated towel rails. Wash hand basin and vanity.
Bed 2: Double room with fitted wardrobe & marble fireplace, exposed timber floors.
Bedroom 1: Stunning main room with ornate ceiling coving and intricate cornicing. Bow window, views to Killiney Hill & Dalkey Hill. Exposed timber floors and fitted wardrobes.
First floor return:
Shower Room: fully tiled with shower unit and bespoke fitted medicine cabinet. W.C. W.H.B. & vanity unit.
Bedroom 3: double room with fitted wardrobes.
Entrance Hall: door to front garden
Store/Wine Cellar: under steps with tiled floor.
Family Room: with oak floors, bay windows. Solid fuel wood burner. French doors.
Kitchen: grey fitted floor and eye level units with black marble countertops, Miele oven, microwave and 4 ring gas hob, integrated dishwasher, timber ceiling. French doors to rear patio area.
Utility Room: with floor units and marble countertop, single stainless steel sink unit, houses boiler and water tank.
Shower Room: with pedestal W.H.B and shower unit with rainwater shower head & shower attachment, chrome heated towel rail, partly tiled.
End of Terrace property with generous off-street car parking
Beautifully appointed and tastefully presented accommodation
Numerous original features such as fireplaces, ceiling coving, picture rails and original sash windows
Highly desirable and convenient location
Within walking distance of Forty Foot historic bathing area
5 Elton Park, Sandycove, Co Dublin, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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