Description2 The Glen is a truly outstanding contemporary home that provides the perfect rural retreat located within the magnificent setting of the Mount Juliet Estate overlooking the River Nore.
This stunning home was designed and built by the current owners circa 2006 to an exacting specification. On stepping inside No 2 viewers will be immediately impressed with the quality of materials and finish that is evident throughout this home. The generously appointed and well laid out accommodation extends to approximately 352 sq m / 3,788 sq ft over two floors. Crema Marfil marble floors, stainless steel cantilevered staircase, Siematic fitted kitchen, Laufen sanitary ware and sandstone fireplaces are just some of the wonderful features that are in abundance in this spectacular home. The kitchen / breakfast room is a tremendously bright and tranquil room overlooking the rear gardens and paddocks beyond.
Kilkenny Limestone steps ascend to the front doors which open to the entrance porch which in turn opens into the reception hallway. This impressive space sets the overall tone for what lies ahead. Crema Marfil marble floor, sandstone fireplace with open fire and bespoke stainless steel staircase ascending to the first floor provide a majestic feel to this room which also doubles as a dining room for up to 16 guests. Double doors lead to the drawing room which enjoys a dual aspect, boxed bay window and full height sandstone open fireplace. From here there is a door connecting to the lobby area which provides access to the wine cellar, guest wc, utility room and kitchen. Also off the reception hall is the sitting room which benefits from a dual aspect and feature boxed bay window, modern fireplace with gas fire and attractive bespoke cabinets either side.
Bi‐folding glass doors lead onto a wonderful decked patio providing an ideal haven for summer entertaining. Fitted with a special edition kitchen to mark Siematic's 50th anniversary, white curved wall and floor units are complimented by grey natural granite countertops and Wenge timber flooring. The study / home office is accessed off the kitchen. Guest wc and boot room complete the ground floor accommodation.
Upstairs there is a large landing leading to four bedrooms, there are three large double bedrooms which are all ensuite and the 'piece de resistance' is a sumptuous master suite. A lobby area leads into the opulent main bedroom with picturesque balcony overlooking the 4th hole and the River Nore. There is a feature wall that creates a divide in the room to provide an idyllic reading/sitting area. Off the master bedroom is a dressing room which is extensively fitted with Italian wardrobes and a luxurious ensuite bathroom with 'his and hers' wash hand basins, centre bath, stand‐alone double glass shower unit, natural Travertine stone tiled walls and floor.
Gravelled driveway leads to cobble locked parking apron providing off street parking for several cars and detached garage (24 sq.m / 258 sq.ft). The property stands on a site of approximately 1 acre. The landscaped gardens which encompass the house are mature and well stocked with tree, shrub and flower borders.
2 The Glen is located overlooking the 4th hole of the renowned Jack Nicklaus designed 18 hole Championship Golf Course on the Mount Juliet Estate. The Estate is steeped in history, the original Manor House was built c. 1757 by the Earl of Carrick and his wife Juliana. The surrounding lands overlook the majestic River Nore. Other activities to be enjoyed on the Estate are horse riding, fishing, walks and access to the Leisure / Spa centre. Mount Juliet is approximately a 20 minute drive of Kilkenny, 30 minute drive of Waterford and 90 minutes from Dublin. Thomastown train station is approximately 10 minutes from the estate
Property Reference :HTMO5587
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BER DetailsBER: B2
BER No: 107330672
Energy Performance Indicator: 121kWh/m²/yr
- Geothermal heating
- Triple Glazed Windows
- Siematic special edition 50th anniversary
- Crema Marfil marble floors Wenge timber flooring Laufen Sanitary Ware
- Smart homes central cabling system with multi room audio CCTV and entertainment system
- Sandstone fireplaces
- Mature landscaped gardens on approximately
- Approximately 352 sq m / 3 788 sq ft
- Located overlooking 4th hole and the River Nore on Mount Juliet Estate
- Within a 20‐minute drive of Kilkenny & 90 minutes from Dublin