DescriptionPositioned on this elegant terrace of large red brick houses and reached via an impressive set of granite steps, this beautiful and deceptively spacious family home has been extensively refurbished by the current owners and decorated with considerable style. Great care has been taken to retain original features which are complemented by all the modern comforts. Two storey to the front and three storey to the rear, the house benefits from a large rear garden and garage.
The accommodation is flexible and will appeal to those seeking a large family home on this beautiful and very popular tree lined road.
The accommodation comprises a very large hallway with original covings, the living room benefits from a high ceiling giving a great sense of space and a bay window which floods the room with light. Features include a marble fireplace and detailed plaster work. An opening with double doors leads to the kitchen with a fabulous granite topped island as the focal point, there are a great range of modern floor and wall units and a large sash window overlooking the rear garden. Also on this level there is a very large bathroom with period style free standing bath. On the first floor return there is a large dual aspect double bedroom, while on the first floor there are two double bedrooms, the rear is a generous double while the main bedroom is magnificent with two large sash windows, high ceiling, walk in wardrobe and en suite shower room. On the garden level there is a large under stairs utility space, formal dining room/ play room, fully tiled shower room, living room/ kitchen with fitted floor and wall units and a fourth bedroom.
The gardens are a real feature of this property, the front garden is planted with flowers and shrubs while the rear garden extends to approx. 100ft at its maximum length. There is a patio area close to the house with the remainder of the garden laid in lawn and planted with mature trees and shrubs. Pedestrian access leads to a rear laneway and the bonus of a large garage approx. 21ft x 13'6ft with vehicular access and electricity supply.
Hollybank Road has long been regarded as one of the most prestigious locations in Drumcondra, convenient to all the amenities of the village and within a gentle stroll of Drumcondra Train Station and the city centre. There are many amenities such as Griffith Park, the Botanic Gardens and Na Fianna GAA club close by. The area has a number of excellent national and secondary schools and is convenient to the Four Courts, Law Library, Mater Hospital and the IFSC, this fantastic property will appeal to those seeking a family home in a superb location.
AccommodationHallway 9.0m x 1.5m. Large entrance hallway with laminate flooring, picture rails, arch, ceiling covings and ceiling rose.
Living Room 4.3m x 4.3m. Beautiful reception room to the front with bay window flooding the room with light, other features include a marble fireplace, ceiling covings and ceiling rose.
Kitchen 4.2m x 3.8m. The kitchen is located in what was originally the main dining room of the house and benefits from a high ceiling which gives a great sense of space, the units are high quality contemporary country style with granite counter tops and a granite topped island in the middle of the room. There is an integrated Insinkerator, fridge freezer and dishwasher. A large sash window overlooks the rear garden.
Bathroom 3.3m x 2.5m. This is a very generously sized bathroom with suite comprising w.c, w.h.b with storage beneath, bidet, shower cubicle and period style free standing bath. A pretty feature is the original cast iron fireplace.
Bedroom 1 5.6m x 4.3m. This is a magnificent main bedroom on the first floor with two windows overlooking Hollybank Road, ceiling covings and picture rails.
Walk in wardrobe 2.7m x 1.2m. Large walk in wardrobe with hanging rails and fitted shelving.
En suite 2.5m x 1.8m. With suite comprising w.c, w.h.b and shower cubicle with Triton shower. There is a heated towel rail and skylight.
Bedroom 2 4.3m x 3.8m. Large double bedroom with picture rails and ceiling covings.
Bedroom 3 3.3m x 2.6m. Dual aspect double room on the return.
Garden level hallway 5.5m x 2.1m. Located off the hallway and under the stairs, there is a large utility closet with plumbing for a washing machine and room for a freezer. The boiler is located here with storage space.
Formal Dining room/ Playroom 4.1m x 3.8m. Located on the ground floor level with Balterio flooring. This room could be used for a number of uses including a guest bedroom.
Living/ Kitchen 3.5m x 2.8m. Living room with tiled floor and fitted storage cupboards and sink. Tiled floor.
Shower room 2.3m x 1.3m. With w.c, w.h.b and shower with Triton shower. The shower room is fully tiled and has a large storage cupboard.
Bedroom 3.4m x 2.7m. With laminate flooring.
FeaturesMagnificent period residence on this popular tree lined road
Many original features
Fabulous fitted kitchen with island
Large rear garden laid in lawn
On street disc parking to the front
Large garage to the rear providing off street parking
Separate pedestrian access
Gas fired central heating upgraded in 2014
Electrical upgrading in 2014
BER DetailsBER: D1
BER No: 104131123
Performance Indicator: 246.84 kWh/m²/yr
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Drumcondra on 01 837 3737