2 Monkstown Gate, Pakenham Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin

Sold Energy Rating A94 E5X0 3 beds3 baths166 m2


Monkstown Gate is a most prestigious development tucked in off Pakenham Road. Set amidst landscaped communal grounds and enjoying a prime location within a stone's throw of the quaint village of Monkstown. Homes in this sought after enclave rarely come to the market, making this a home not to be missed. Built circa 1988, this period style townhouse arranged over three floors combines old world charm with all the conveniences required for modern day living. No 2 provides 165 sq m / 1,776 sq ft of well appointed accommodation presented in excellent decorative condition throughout. A flight of steps ascend to the front door which opens into the entrance hall. On the right hand side of the hall is the sitting room which could easily be used as a fourth bedroom if required. Between the sitting room and the drawing room is a mini kitchen with sink unit and fitted cupboards. To the rear of the hall and occupying the width of the house is the drawing room which enjoys a peaceful outlook over the rear garden. Upstairs, on the first floor landing is the hotpress and access to the three double bedrooms, all with the benefit of built-in wardrobes. The principal suite is an impressive size and overlooks the front communal gardens, off the bedroom is the ensuite shower room flooded with natural light via the Velux window. The bathroom completes the accommodation at this level. The garden level with separate entrance front door, features a useful laundry cupboard, guest wc and plentiful storage. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with modern cream high gloss wall and floor units complemented by stone countertops, large centre island and integrated electrical appliances. Sliding pocket doors lead into the lounge/dining room, this relaxed living space with French doors providing access to the rear garden is ideal space to entertain in. To the front of the property are mature and landscaped communal gardens with a coble locked apron providing off street parking and No 2 has the benefit of two designated car parking spaces. To the rear of the property is a private rear garden enjoying complete tranquility and a wonderful leafy aspect. There is a large patio area and steps up to a rear terrace with Barna shed. A rear pedestrian gate ensures that bins do not have to come through the house. Monkstown Gate could not be more conveniently located within a two minute stroll of the ever popular village of Monkstown. Steeped in Victorian heritage with many of the shops retaining their Victorian facades, Monkstown has become an increasingly popular 'go to' destination with an excellent selection of cafés, restaurants and boutiques to enjoy. Recreational amenities are in abundance in the nearby environs with swimming at Seapoint, sailing facilities are provided for in the four Yacht clubs in Dun Laoghaire and scenic coastal walks are to be enjoyed along the West and East Piers. For more extensive shopping facilities Blackrock and Dun Laoghaire are both closeby. There is an excellent choice of both primary and secondary schools in the locality. The DART at Salthill Station is less than a five minute walk away making a commute to the city centre both a rapid and easy journey. The Aircoach passes through Monkstown Village and will transport you to Dublin Airport in under an hour


Entrance Hall: - 5.11m x 2.00m Ceiling coving, dado rail. Mini kitchen: - 0.95m x 2.07m Wall mounted cupboards, inset half stainless steel sink unit with stone countertop and storage presses beneath. Drawing room: - 3.85m x 5.86m Overlooking the rear garden, feature Adams style marble fireplace with slate inset and hearth and gas coal effect fire. Sitting room 4/Bedroom: - 4.11m x 3.65m Overlooking the communal front gardens, ceiling coving. 1st floor landing: - Hot press with immersion heater. Access hatch to attic. Principal bedroom: - 3.22m x 5.97m Overlooking the communal front gardens, wall-to-wall fitted wardrobes providing shelf and hanging space. Door to: Ensuite shower room: - 1.84mx 1.86m Velux window, fully tiled walls and floor, WC, wash handbasin inset in vanity unit with vanity mirror over, mirrored storage cabinets, corner shower unit with glazed enclosure. Bathroom: - 1.84m x 1.80m Velux window, partly tiled walls, step in bath with shower attachment over, pedestal wash handbasin, WC, storage cabinet. Bedroom two: - 3.87m x 3.29m Overlooking the rear garden, built in wardrobes. Bedroom three: - 2.77m x 2.80m Overlooking the rear garden, built-in wardrobes. Garden level: - Entrance hall: - Under steps storage cupboard, ceiling coving, tiled floor, utility cupboard plumbed for washing machine and tumble dryer, stone countertop with inset sink and storage beneath. Guest WC: - 2.05m x 0.90m Partly tiled walls and floor, WC, wash handbasin inset in vanity unit with vanity mirror and light over. Inner hall: - Large understairs storage cupboard. Kitchen/breakfast room: - 4.97m x 3.65m Excellent range of cream high gloss wall and floor mounted units complemented by stone countertops, Hotpoint electric hob, filter in Hotpoint double oven and microwave, integrated Haier American fridge freezer, Hotpoint integrated dishwasher, tiled splashbacks, sliding pocket doors to: Dining/living room: - 3.85m x 5.86m Ceiling coving, tiled floor, feature open fireplace with timber surround, slate inset and hearth, French doors opening out to the rear garden. Outside: - Granite paved patio area, raised beds bordered by railway sleepers and well stocked with mature plants & shrubs. Steps up to rear gravelled terrace with paved patio area and Barna shed.There are two designated car parking spaces to the front of the property.


  • Exclusive, small gated development
  • Gas fired central hearting
  • 166 sq m / 1,786 living accommodation over three floors
  • Terraced rear garden
  • Rear pedestrian gate
  • Two designated car parking spaces
  • 2 minutes stroll to Monkstown Village
  • 5 minutes walk to Salthill DART Station
  • Aircoach passes through Monkstown for access to Dublin Airport

BER Details

BER: C1 BER No: 115534653 Energy Performance Indicator: 169.27


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