Anglesea is a stunning detached modern home of 326 m2 (3,500 ft2) located only a short walk from Dalkey Village. The immediate area has seen a rejuvenation of modern residential builds that have been designed to an ultra modern standard while taking full advantage to the views over Dublin City, Dublin Bay, Howth and out to sea.
Architects who designed in the manner of the early Modern Movement or what is also known as The International Style - the idiom was characterised by clean lines, the absence of excessive decoration, being forward looking rather than harking back to the styles of past eras and by light filled interiors. The success of this is borne out in the fact that many of these houses have been listed as being of significant architectural merit and they have therefore become Protected Structures.
The builder and the architect have conceived 2 houses that are aesthetically of the present era and are attuned to the social and technological standards of the twenty first century (Please note that the new property next to Anglesea is already accounted for and will not come to market).
The gardens have been consciously designed for a high level of privacy as an outdoor living/dining space and it has a good southerly orientation.
In terms of modern technology, walls, floors and roof are of solid concrete construction allowing for under floor heating throughout giving balanced heat distribution. High standards of insulation and heat pump control technology as well as solar energy sources have led to a building energy rating (BER) in Class A. Lighting and sound controls are sophisticated but designed for reliability and simplicity of operation as is the IT centre and its distribution network. In summary, the house is a ...