Ideally positioned along this well-established residential road in the heart of arguably one of Rathfarnham's best family oriented locations off Butterfield Avenue, stands this magnificent semi-detached home offering off-street car parking to the front and is further enhanced with a fantastic south westerly garden to the rear which enjoys immense privacy and seclusion. This instantly appealing property, built in the 1930's, retains many original features of its era including mahogany fireplaces, original doors, picture rails and ceiling cornices.
12 Butterfield Drive is a spectacular home which has been tastefully decorated throughout and incorporates accommodation over two levels briefly comprising of a most inviting and impressive reception hall leading to three reception rooms, two of which are interconnecting and open into the rear garden, a kitchen/breakfast room with utility area and guest w.c. all at the hall level, four bedrooms and a bathroom at the first floor level, not to mention the converted attic which is currently laid out as a fifth bedroom with en suite shower room accessed via a Stira stairs from the landing. Another additional feature to this striking property is the full planning permission obtained in May 2016 to extend the first floor to the side and ground floor increasing the overall floor area by 85 sqm (915 sqft).
This property is located within walking distance of Rathfarnham Village, Rathfarnham Shopping Centre and is also easily accessible to nearby Terenure approximately 3km away and Dublin City Centre, approximately 7km away. Without doubt the area is particularly sought after due to its close proximity to an excellent choice of local schools including Loreto High School Beaufort, GaelcolÃ¡iste an Phiarsaigh, Templeogue College, Terenure College and The High School Rathgar. National schools in the area include, St. Mary's Boys National School, Ballyroan Boys School and Rathfarnham Parish School. Local public transport routes include the 15B, 16, 75 and 17 bus route offering ease of access to the city centre and surrounding areas. Also within easy re ...