DescriptionAn elegantly proportioned bay-windowed period house with a wealth of original features including marble and cast iron mantelpieces, ceiling coving and centre roses, stain glass windows, timber doors, solid wood floors and much more.
Beyond the brick facade, built c.1893 lies a generous residence extending in excess of 337.6 sqm inc. garage - Number 110 retains the beautiful proportions and charm that are characteristic of the Edwardian era and presents an excellent opportunity to set up home in the much sought after and highly desirable location in the heart of Drumcondra.
The accommodation briefly comprises of: large entrance hallway, two grand reception rooms, and kitchen and office room while upstairs there are 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. To the front there is a beautifully maintained and enhanced city garden with original steps and railing stocked with swathes of flowering shrubbery and mature lawn. The sunny west facing back garden benefits rear vehicular access to large garage and additional Porta cabin storage.
The location is excellent. There are a host of local amenities and services on the doorstep including an excellent selection of schools, shops, restaurants, cafes, parks and good recreational facilities. Drumcondra Road is a spacious Avenue with mature trees, traditional railings and street lighting. Alongside its leafy setting, it sits just 2km from the city centre. Number 110 is a short walk to Ireland’s fastest growing university, DCU. It is also close to some of the best schools on Dublin’s northside, including Dominican College, Maryfield, Belvedere College and Mount Temple. Dublin Airport is a 10-minute drive away, Drumcondra train station is less than a ten minute walk, while the M50 sits just 2km north of the area.
Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the many fine qualities of this wonderful home, garden, setting and location.
AccommodationHall 10.1m x 2.3m. Smart entrance hallway with quality fitted carpets, original arch, ornate ceiling rose and coving - Solid hardwood front door with original stain-glass windows - understairs storage and access to rear garden
Reception 1 5.8m x 5.6m. Front living room with high ceilings, wonderful bay window, original cast iron/mahogany/tiled feature fireplace, ornate coving and ceiling rose - currently used as an office room
Reception 2 5.6m x 4.8m. Second grand reception to rear with original marble/cast iron tiled feature fireplace, fitted carpets, ornate coving and ceiling rose - double doors to reception 1 - currently used as an office room
Kitchen 4.0m x 2.85m. Modern fully fitted Beech shaker kitchen units with vinyl floors - access to hot press and new Ideal Logic gas boiler
Ground floor office 5.2m x 3.7m. Original dining room situated between entrance hallway and kitchen - fitted carpets - suitable for a variety of uses
Bedroom 1 5.6m x 4.2m. Main double bedroom to front with bay window, hand carved Marble open fireplace, high ceilings, original ornate coving and ceiling rose
Bedroom 2 5.3m x 4.3m. Double bedroom with contemporary beech laminated wood floors, high ceilings, ornate coving and original feature fireplace - overlooking rear garden
Bedroom 3 3.2m x 2.7m. Front bedroom with fitted carpets
Bedroom 4 5.0m x 3.6m. Double bedroom on first floor return - fitted carpets and original feature fireplace
Bedroom 5 5.9m x 3.6m. Double bedroom on second floor return with modern vinyl floors and original feature fireplace
Bathroom 1 2.5m x 2.13m. Bathroom on first floor return with wc & whb - vinyl floors and splash back tiling
Bathroom 2 3.0m x 1.8m. Bathroom on second floor return with vinyl floors and splash back tiling - built in storage units
Stairs and landing 3.2m x 2.9m. Original stairs-case, ceiling coving, skylight and quality fitted carpets
Garage 9.7m x 9.3m. Garage to rear with vehicular access from Dargle Road - electrical connection.
Outside Front: 38ft x 45ft approx, tiled porch with original brick arch, railed and walled garden with mature lawn - well stocked with Hydrangeas, Lilies, Ivy & Bamboo
Rear: 80ft x 45ft approx, Sunny west facing walled garden with lawn, loose stone borders, outside taps and lighting - wide (12ft) side access with 2 x Portacabins 19ft x 8ft approx - This is a beautifully maintained garden, not overlooked and well stocked with Conifers, Lilies, Lavender, Lilac and Rose bushes
FeaturesBay windowed period house on corner site
Rear vehicular access to detached garage
Gas fired radiator central heating
Security alarm system
Upvc double glazed windows
Fire alarm system
Original stain glass windows, ornate coving and ceiling roses
Wonderful original feature fireplaces
Mature Landscaped gardens
Walking distance to Drumcondra Village, Train station, St. Patrick’s College & Griffith Park
Adjacent City Centre, Rotunda, Temple Street and Mater hospitals
Easy access to Dublin Airport, M1/M50 intersection and DCU
BER DetailsBER: E2
DirectionsFrom City Centre, proceed northbound onto the N1/Drumcondra Road, number 110 is on left see DNG for sale sign.