A charming detached double fronted Regency style villa residence dating from the 1840’s. Originally a hunting lodge, which today retains many of its original features and is full of warmth and elegance throughout. Wonderful proportions with symmetrical design and an abundance of natural light. Carefully maintained by its present owners and tastefully presented throughout.
The house and gardens are discretely tucked away off Rathgar Road beside the Village of Rathgar behind high griselinia hedging, where there is a spacious front garden with gravelled driveway and ample parking. The property has two side gardens which have matching arched side gates and walls surmounted by matching painted sandstone lions, and a South facing rear garden in lawn, with gravelled areas, a pond with rockery and raised decking with folly/storeroom.
Granite steps lead to the entrance where the hall runs the depth of the house with ceiling cornice and centre rose. Off the hall to the right is the drawing room with marble fireplace, very fine and decorative ceiling plasterwork and centre rose. To the left is the dining room with marble fireplace, very fine and decorative ceiling plasterwork and centre rose. The inner hall has steps leading to the upper hall and feature window overlooking the back garden. From the upper hall bedroom one is on the left with ceiling plasterwork and centre rose and marble fireplace, fitted wardrobe and en-suite WC. , WHB. To the right is bedroom 2 with ceiling plasterwork and centre rose, fitted wardrobes and en-suite shower, WC and WHB. The inner hall also has stairs to the lower hall which to the left has a kitchen and dining area with fitted units, Belfast style sink and feature windows to the side and rear. On the right i ...