Open Viewing: Sat 24 Jun, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This highly impressive Edwardian home, built in 1916, stands on approximately 0.2 of an acre and enjoys a lovely corner site position along one of the most sought after residential addresses in Rathgar at the junction with Highfield Road and Villiers Road, only a short walk from the village.
The property is well set back from Highfield Road accessed by two gated pedestrian paths, one being from Highfield Road and the other from Villiers Road, with a wide side passage with ancillary buildings, a lovely private garden to the front and further complemented with a wide and large lawned sunny rear garden of approximately 35m (115ft) in length, incorporating a large garage which has vehicular access to Villiers Road therefore offering good off-street car parking. The rear garden also offers separate pedestrian access to Villiers Road.
Internally this wonderful home has been well-maintained over the years offering exceptionally well-proportioned bright accommodation of approximately 262 sqm (2,820 sqft) laid out over two floors. Granite steps lead to the entrance hall which in turn opens into the very fine drawing room and dining room with high ceilings and matching mahogany open fireplaces, a third reception room, being the living room, was originally part of the entrance hall, with a breakfast room, kitchen and shower room to the rear and a lovely bright conservatory off the dining room. At the hall return is the first of the five bedrooms with three of the bedrooms at the first floor level together with a bathroom, separate w.c. and large shelved walk-in hotpress with the fifth bedroom at the first floor return. Many of the original features of its era are fully intact to include stained glass windows, high ceilin ...