Description52 Ulverton Road, Dalkey is a fine example of a charming Victorian family residence dating back to the mid-19th century, full of character with beautiful original features such as sliding sash windows with original shutters, high ceilings, exposed timber floorboards, decorative ceiling cornicing and picture rails, all in a much sought after residential location, just minutes' walk from Dalkey Town Centre.
Having been in the family since 1938, this substantial mid-terraced five-bedroom home retains many of its original Victorian features. In need of some updating, it boasts generously proportioned living and bedroom accommodation, providing plenty of scope for the imaginative to express their decorative taste. Upon entering one is instantly struck by the welcoming entrance hallway with decorative archway, a grand drawing room with feature marble fireplace and bay window, a generous dining room with marble fireplace, a back hall leads to the kitchen with washroom and pantry off and a stairway leads to a room that was originally the staff quarters. Rising upstairs there are five bedrooms, a wc and bathroom. To the front of the property there is a pedestrian access with a pathway leading to the front door and a lawn area. The rear features a patio area and sizeable lawn, with pedestrian rear access.
Ulverton Road is one of the most prestigious roads in Dalkey, and the location is superb, being a stone's throw from the ever-popular town of Dalkey. It offers a host of amenities including schools, renowned restaurants, shops, the DART and beautiful sea and hill walks nearby. The M50 and N11 are easily accessible close by and minutes by car. The Aircoach service is also within walking distance.
AccommodationEntrance Hall Spacious hallway with original exposed timber floorboards, original coving and centre ceiling rose. The original front door features a fan light above the door. There is a decorative archway halfway down the hallway, under stairs storage and feature staircase with balustrade.
Drawing Room situated to the front this is a lovely wide spacious room with exposed timber floors, bay window with original shutters, centre ceiling rose, decorative ceiling coving and picture rails, feature fireplace with marble surround and decorative tiled inset. Double doors lead through to the dining room, interconnecting these two grand rooms.
Dining Room situated to the rear of the property this is a lovely wide room with original exposed timber floors, feature marble fireplace with cast iron inset and stove, decorative ceiling rose and cornices, sliding sash windows with original shutters.
Back Hall with original flagstone tiles with access to pantry/delph cupboard. A door leads to the rear garden.
Kitchen situated to the rear with flagstone tiles and original chimney inset, door leads to the pantry and storeroom. A door leads upstairs to a room which was originally a staff quarters.
Pantry/Washroom with original flagstone tiles, stainless steel sink unit, a door leads to the original coal store and another to the pantry which is shelved.
Bedroom 2 large double bedroom with exposed timber floors, sliding sash windows, shutters and decorative feature fireplace with cast iron inset.
WC original wc with compact wash hand basin.
Landing spacious landing with exposed timber floors and a feature stain glass skylight provides light.
Bedroom 1 generous double room with exposed timber floors, sliding sash windows and original shutters. Feature fireplace with decorative surround and cast-iron inset.
Bedroom 3 generous double bedroom situated to the front with exposed timber floors, sliding sash windows and original shutters. Feature fireplace with decorative surround and cast-iron inset.
Bedroom 4 Large single to the front with exposed timber floors, sliding sash windows and original shutters.
Bathroom with exposed timber floors, roll top cast iron bath with claw feet and original wash hand basin
Bedroom 5 Large double room with exposed timber floors, sliding sash windows with original shutters, feature fireplace with decorative cast iron surround.
- Five sizeable bedrooms
- Many original features
- Exposed timber floorboards throughout main reception rooms and bedrooms
- Town centre location
- Private rear garden with pedestrian rear access
BER DetailsBER: G
BER No: 113137426
Performance Indicator: 487.99
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Dalkey on 01 275 1000