DescriptionHunters estate agents are delighted to present to the market 15 Idrone Terrace, a fine period property with magnificent direct sea views overlooking Dublin Bay with views towards Howth. The property is a substantial terraced family home complete with two reception rooms and 4 bedrooms. The property comes to the market offering the main house for sale while the basement will remain in private ownership. The property is one of the original four sea facing flagship houses built in 1857. The sale of these houses funded the construction of the 23 smaller houses on the terrace. While the property retains many of its original ornate features it will require refurbishment.
Upon entering the property, one is immediately greeted by a welcome entrance porch opening into a large entrance hallway complete with beautifully preserved features to include feature high ceilings, plaster cornicing and ornate arch. The front reception room that has previously been used as a dining room enjoys a beautiful sea view through a large sash window complete with original working shutters. A feature fireplace ensures warmth and comfort in the cooler winter months. The ground floor is further complete by kitchen with views to the rear garden, a guest w.c. and a study/reception room leading to the conservatory which houses an old fruit bearing grapevine. The lawned garden is home to apple, pear, bay, lilac and cherry trees. The rear garden also has the added benefit of potential to provide off-street parking, accommodation or home office subject to planning permission.
Rising to the first floor one is immediately drawn to the beautiful stained-glass window. The bedroom on the first floor return affords pleasant garden views and an ornate fireplace.
The first floor comprises of a spectacular drawing room spanning the width of the property. There are two large sash windows with wooden shutters overlooking Dublin Bay and Howth. High ceilings, cornicing and a beautiful marble fireplace complete the drawing room. There is a large double bedroom to the rear with garden views. On the second floor return there is another bedroom/home office with garden views, shower room and separate w.c.
The top floor offers another spacious bedroom with a view to the garden and the Dublin mountains. There is also a storage room at this level, ideal for conversion into an ensuite.
Idrone Terrace is a highly sought-after address located in the heart of Blackrock with unrivalled sea views. The property is just 600m from the DART/mainline station providing easy access to the City Centre. The boutique village of Blackrock offers an array of amenities just a short stroll away. There are also ample bus services to Blackrock including the Aircoach. The area benefits from many local sporting and recreational facilities including Blackrock RFC (Stradbrook), Meadow Vale Tennis Club and Monkstown Lawn Tennis Club, Leopardstown Golf Centre, Foxrock Golf Club and local GAA and football clubs. Yacht clubs are available in nearby Dun Laoghaire. There are excellent local schools including: Clonkeen Boys, CBC Monkstown, St. Brigid’s, Kill of the Grange, Willow Park, Blackrock College, Newpark Comprehensive, Scoil Lorcain, Sion Hill and St. Andrew’s.
1.52m (4.98ft) x 2.23m (7.31ft)
Laminate flooring, decorative ceiling coving, alarm panel, door to:
10.86m (35.62ft) x 2.25m (7.38ft)
Carpet flooring, decorative ceiling coving, ceiling rose, decorative archway.
5.35m (17.55ft) x 5m (16.40ft)
Carpet flooring, original Ebony marble fireplace with tiled and ornate detailed cast iron insert, tiled hearth, decorative ceiling coving, ceiling rose, picture rail, see views towards Howth.
5.02m (16.46ft) x 5.4m (17.71ft)
White marble fireplace with decorative cast iron insert and tiled surround, ceiling coving, original kitchen consisting of range of wall and floor units.
3.8m (12.47ft) x 3.6m (11.81ft)
Built-in wardrobes, ceiling coving, carpet flooring.
1.29m (12.46ft) x 1.33m (4.36ft)
W.C., wash-hand-basin, tiled floor.
FIRST FLOOR RETURN
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
2.53m (8.30ft) x 2.23m (7.31ft)
3.84m (12.59ft) x 3.66m (12.00ft)
Carpet flooring, Ebony fireplace with ornate over mantle, wash hand basin with tiled surround and wall mirror, built-in shelving, ceiling coving.
7.7m (25.26ft) x 4.8m (15.74ft)
Carpet flooring, white Marble fireplace with marble insert and hearth, decorative ceiling coving, centre rose, picture rail.
5.32m (17.45ft) x 5.03m (16.50ft)
White Marble fireplace with cast iron surround and slate hearth. Stripped and polished timber flooring, decorative ceiling coving, picture rail, wash hand-basin with tiled surround, mirror and vanity unit.
SECOND FLOOR RETURN
3.65m (11.97ft) x 2.24m (7.34ft)
Carpet flooring, sash window with a view to the rear garden and chimney tops of Blackrock.
1.4m (4.59ft) x 1.3m (4.26ft)
Tiled floor, W.C., wash hand-basin, mirror, ceiling light.
1.8m (5.390ft) x 1.6m (5.24ft)
Tiled floor and surround, wash-hand basin, fully tiled shower unit.
5.35m (17.55ft) x 5.05m (16.56ft)
Carpet flooring, fireplace that is currently blocked up and flanked by library shelving units, pedestal wash hand-basin with mirror, view to the Dublin mountain through large sash window complete with working wooden shutters.
Water tanks, small window, ideal for conversion to an ensuite or walk-in wardrobe.
Features• Prime period residence on ‘Idrone Sur Mer’
• Extending to approximately 271.7sqm/2,925sqft
• Uninterrupted sea views of Dublin Bay and Howth
• Elegant period features retained throughout
• Main house offered; basement privately retained
• Double height skirting boards
• Original sash windows with working wooden shutters throughout
• Original marble fireplaces
• Mains gas supply
• Potential for off-street parking/home office to the rear
DirectionsTravelling on the N11 TOWARDS City Centre turn right onto Clonkeen Road. Travel down Temple Hill and then turn right at the traffic lights onto Newtown Avenue. Continue for approximately 500m and take a right onto Idrone Terrace and number 15 will be on your right hand side.
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