Lansdowne Partnership is delighted to present 2 Mount Salus to the market. This magnificent 5 bedroom double fronted semi-detached Victorian family home c.1841 is located in this most enviable and exclusive address in the heart of Dalkey, Co. Dublin. Located on this private cul de sac off Knocknacree Road and positioned on an elevated setting of approximately 1.07 acre, Number 2 commands spectacular sea views over Dublin Bay towards Howth, Dalkey Island, and southwards towards Bray Head.
In 1854, Cardinal John Henry Newman stayed in 2 Mount Salus while he established the Catholic University, now UCD. During his stay at the property he wrote to his sister "...the place is as beautiful as it is healthy. The house is on the rocks which rise above Dublin Bay - and commands a view of the whole coast and headlands. The Wicklow Mountains are seen out one window, Howth and Kingstown out the other. I never saw a place out of Italy and Sicily like it for beauty of rock and sea..."
The house retains many of its original features including feature high ceilings, beautiful detailed cornicing and shuttered sliding sash windows. With sea and coastal views from its many rooms, the accommodation comprises of an entrance porch, reception hall, dual aspect living room, dining room, kitchen, inner hallway, utility / shower room, back kitchen with access to a pantry and garden store. The first floor return is presented with a library, family room, guest wc and small conservatory with rear garden access. The first floor comprises a generous landing and 5 bedrooms (three doubles with master en-suite and two singles) and a family bathroom. The property also features a self-contained mews to the side comprising of a study, double bedroom, shower room an ...
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