DescriptionWith its decorative styling and glorious setting, this exceptional home is reminiscent of a home in Cape Cod - or the English countryside. Set within glorious gardens, the sweeping driveway through manicured lawns bring you to the entrance of this perfect family home. Located on a quiet private lane with just 2 other homes, Ardtimon is set on grounds of approx 1.1 acres of idyllic gardens and is located just 5 minutes from the picturesque village of Ashford. The love and care lavished on this fine home by the current owners is evident at every turn, with fittings of the highest quality and a stylish decor which enhances the features of the home. Laid out over 3000 sq feet, this beautiful detached residence provides gracious reception rooms - with drawing room, formal dining room and comfortable family room. There is a gorgeous kitchen with cream painted units which then leads to a bright, double height garden / kitchen dining room with garden views and access. 6 bedrooms and an office ensure space for all the family. There are 2 other buildings to the side to afford the buyers further options - for perhaps a gym, garage or studio space.
The gardens are truly a delight. Sweeping lawns, mature specimen and rare trees and mixed beds with an abundance of year round colour, there are also beautiful sea views from the both the ground and upper levels. With sheltered patio and BBQ area to the side, this is the ideal spot for summer entertaining, with built in barbecue, outdoor cooking area and log house.
Ardtimon is an exceptional property, perfectly located within 40 minutes of Dublin and close to all local amenities and sporting facilities. For those commuting to the city - yet looking for an idyllic country setting with sea views - look no further!
AccommodationFront porch The imposing double hall doors open to a spacious porch area with natural stone flooring and recessed lighting.
Entrance Hallway Glazed double door opens to a spacious reception hallway with polished timber flooring. The curved timber staircase leads to the upper level and the pretty sash windows overlook the front lawns. Split level, and featuring a cast iron fireplace, and open fire, this is the perfect introduction to this fine home.
Drawing Room With gracious proportions and an expansive bay window providing exceptional garden and sea views, this is a beautiful room. Tastefully decorated with a traditional palette, the high ceilings, decorative coving and wonderful period marble fireplace all combine to create a gorgeous room - ideal for entertaining.
Dining Room For those who love classical dining, - there could be nowhere better. This beautiful room is traditionally decorated, with timber flooring, decorative coving and large bay window overlooking the landscaped gardens. For winter entertaining, light the fire in the cast iron fireplace - perfect for Christmas dinner with all the family.
Family room Cosy and comfortable, with views to the front and the hills beyond, carpeted flooring. The pretty period fireplace with tiled surround is a lovely focal point and, with direct access to the kitchen and dining room, this space is perfect for relaxing with the family.
Kitchen Often the heart of a home, this wonderful kitchen is no exception. Extensive bespoke painted units with granite worktops and porcelain tiled flooring, this room is well laid out with exceptional storage and many original features. The striking green Aga with brick surround is at the heart of this room - perfect for family suppers and perhaps even some baking. Display your creations on the central island unit and watch it disappear.
Garden room / Dining Room Step down from the wonderful kitchen to this large, bright and modern room has a vaulted ceiling and stunning garden views. Porcelain tiled flooring extends to French doors opening to the south facing patio combined with the neutral colour palette ensure this room is exceptionally sunny and light filled, while the views over the landscaped grounds can be enjoyed through the four double glazed windows.
Utility Room Large laundry and utility room with tiled flooring. Plumbed for washing machine and tumble dryer with door to the rear and excellent additional storage space.
Guest wc With tiled floor, WC and sink within vanity unit.
Master Bedroom With gracious proportions and lovely garden views, this beautiful room features solid timber flooring and has a spacious dressing room adjacent.
Ensuite Featuring antique style fittings, this is a well appointed bathroom with WC, whb and bath with brass fittings.
Bedroom 2 Very large double bedroom with views to both front and side. Fitted wardrobes.
Bedroom 3 Single bedroom with garden views to front
Family bathroom Elegant and spacious, with roll top bath, timber flooring and separate shower. Antique style fittings with WC, bidet and cottage-style basin within vanity unit.
Upstairs The unique curved timber staircase leads from the reception hallway to the gallery landing, where three further bedrooms and a study await.
Bedroom 4 Overlooking the glorious gardens to the rear... and views to the sea beyond. Double bedroom with bathroom adjacent. Fitted storage within the eaves.
Bedroom 5 Double bedroom with dormer window to the front. Eaves storage and bathroom adjacent
Bathroom Jack and Jill shower room between two double bedrooms (4&5) . Fitted with WC, whb and shower.
Bedroom 6 / Office Currently in use as an office this room also benefits from sea views from the dormer window to the rear. Timber panelled walls and ceiling.
Library / Study Currently in use as a study and library, velux window and shelving. With excellent storage and small well lit airing room adjacent.
Outside To the rear, the garage / annex is perfect for use as either a gym, teenager’s den or additional studio space
BER DetailsBER: D2
BER No: 112450713
Performance Indicator: 285.83
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Wicklow Town on 0404 66466