85 Botanic Road is a fine period property occupying an elevated position on the junction of Botanic Road and Marguerite Road. The property has a pedestrian entrance to the front, elevated site, a pedestrian side entrance and also vehicle access to the rear where there is a detached double garage providing invaluable off street parking. This very fine family home has a handsome faÃ§ade with two storey accommodation to the front and three storey return accommodation to the rear.
On entering the property the recessed doorway comes into a majestic entrance hall off which the two interconnecting reception rooms radiate. Both rooms boast 3.2m high ceilings, feature marble fireplaces with cast iron insets, decorative coving and centre roses, and those wonderful period proportions one comes to expect from properties built in this era. The ground floor return comprises a reception room and galley kitchen. At first floor return level there is a single bedroom and bathroom while at first floor two fine double bedrooms: the main bedroom runs the full width of the property and also has a feature fireplace. The second floor return accommodates the fourth double bedroom also with a feature fireplace. A sky light provides additional natural light to the hallway. The property requires renovation but will represent an ideal opportunity to acquire a substantial family home on a most well regarded residential road where all the original period features remain intact, which will allow prospective purchasers to marry the stylish period features of yesteryear with the comfort and efficiencies of today's modern family homes.
Botanic Road is a highly regarded and much sought after residential location in the heart of Glasnevin convenient to local shops, schools ...