DescriptionNo 8 Lower Albert Road is a wonderfully elegant two-storey semi-detached 1920's residence ideally located on the sunny side of Albert Road and enjoying not only a westerly orientation but rear vehicular parking.
Internally the accommodation is beautifully presented with a myriad of original features synonymous with its era, including exposed timber flooring, picture rails, feature fireplaces, ceiling coving and much more. Off the entrance hall there is an inviting drawing room with a box bay window overlooking the low maintenance front garden. Just beyond this is the cosy sitting room with steps down the superb open plan kitchen / living / dining room offering access to the sunny rear garden. The is also a neat understairs w.c.
Overhead there are 3 double bedrooms, the main room which runs the breadth of the house has a walk-in wardrobe and ensuite shower room. A superb fully tiled family bathroom with shower cubicle and bath completes the accommodation.
The huge appeal of this property is the sunny walled west facing rear garden (76ft x 23ft) which has been sectioned off into three distinct areas, a patio area with raised beds, a lawned area and a gravelled parking area with parking for 3 cars - the parking is accessed via an automated gate. There are three sheds, a garden shed, a tool shed and a summer house so plenty of room for extra storage.
The location and convenience of this property are superb. Situated a short stroll to Glasthule & Sandycove Villages with their variety of boutique shops, pubs, and renowned restaurants. There are a host of local amenities nearby to include Tennis clubs, golf clubs and sailing clubs in Dun Laoghaire. Locally there are excellent schools including Castlepark, Loreto Abbey Dalkey and the Harold National school. The Dart is a short walk away at Sandycove Dart Station allowing easy access to and from the city centre.
AccommodationEntrance Hall: original exposed timber floors, dado rail, ceiling coving and centre rose.
Guest w.c.: neat understairs w.c. with wash hand basin and recessed lighting.
Drawing Room: nicely proportioned reception room again with exposed timber floors, box bay window, picture rail, fireplace with open fire and recessed lighting.
Sitting Room: cosy sitting room again with exposed timber floors, ceiling coving, picture rail and recessed lighting. Steps down to;
Kitchen/living/dining: this superb family spacious offers all a growing family would need. Cream fitted floor and eye level units with marble counter-top - plumbed for washing machine and dishwasher. Integrated Neff 5 ring gas hob, extractor, Neff double oven and microwave and American style fridge freezer. Large island unit with seating. The sitting area also has a multi-fuel stove over a tiled floor and skylights for extra sunlight. French doors to rear garden.
Main Bedroom: fine double room which runs the breadth of the house with feature picture rail.
Ensuite: fully tiled ensuite with wash hand basin and vanity unit, shower cubicle, w.c., recessed lighted and heated towel rail.
Walk in wardrobe: with fitted hanging and shelving units.
Bedroom 2: another very spacious double room with cast iron fireplace with tiled inset. Picture rail and recessed lighting.
Bathroom: fully tiled family bathroom with wash hand basin and vanity unit, shower cubicle, w.c., and bath. Chrome heated towel rail and recessed lighting.
Bedroom 3: double room over-looking the rear garden - picture rail and recessed lighting.
Beautifully presented accommodation
Superb open-plan kitchen/living
Picture rails & feature fireplaces
Highly desirable location
West facing rear garden
Secure Car Parking to rear
BER DetailsBER: D1
BER No: 102712593
Performance Indicator: 245.59 kWh/m²/yr
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Dalkey on 01 275 1000