DescriptionBallyhara is an exceptional five bed detached residence measuring c.282 sq m on a stunning, mature c 1.65 acre site with wonderful views over the rolling countryside towards the sea. This bespoke, architect designed home is nestled into a wooded hillside in a beautiful rural location at Ballyhara, 4 Km from both Wicklow Town and the village of Brittas Bay.
Prospective purchasers will be impressed by the elegant décor, the attention to detail and the high-quality finish of this genuinely unique property. The style and elegance evident throughout the house, is a testament to the owners who have left no stone unturned in creating a wonderful and family home.
The main rooms at Ballyhara are designed to take advantage of the South facing aspect and the beautiful views. The heart of the home is a wonderful kitchen/family room. This bright and spacious room acts as a focal point for the entire residence. The elegantly appointed drawing room has vaulted ceilings and spiral stairs leading to the mezzanine floor. One of the most striking aspects of the house is the unique central courtyard which floods the interior with natural light.
There are five large bedrooms in total, three of which are ensuite. The stunning master bedroom has a walk in ensuite and lovely aspect over the beautiful gardens. There is also a spacious utility room off the kitchen and a family bathroom.
The professionally landscaped gardens make the most of the incredible site with rolling, manicured lawns, mature shrubs, specimen trees and a beautiful, private, South facing patio area that overlooks the tennis court. A gravel driveway sweeps down from the electric gates at the entrance and there is ample parking for several cars.
The property is situated halfway between Brittas Bay and Wicklow Town surrounded by some of the most beautiful countryside in the garden county. Ballyhara offers golden sandy beaches and stunning countryside on your doorstep, all within 30 minutes of South Dublin and the M50. For the golfer, there are a myriad of choices within easy reach including the excellent Blainroe and the world class European club.
For the commuter, the M11 motorway to Dublin is five minutes away at The Beehive. Wicklow Town and Brittas Bay are equally accessible along with all their numerous amenities. Dart services are available from Greystones as well as an excellent bus service & trains to the city from Wicklow Town.
Unique properties like Ballyhara come along once in a lifetime and this a fantastic opportunity to acquire a wonderful family home in one of the most beautiful locations in County Wicklow.
AccommodationEntrance Hall -
Spacious, bright and welcoming entrance hall with vaulted ceiling and terracotta tiled floors. Double doors to the beautiful drawing room.
Kitchen - 5.25m x 3.85m
Smart and stylish kitchen with ample wall and floor units, extensive workspace and tiled floors and backsplash. Dining area overlooks the delightful central courtyard and opens into the adjoining family room. Access to utility Room.
Family Room 4.42m x 3.85m -
Cosy family room with inset stove. Opens into the kitchen and adjoins the drawing room. Overlooks and has access to the beautiful patio area and the back garden.
Utility Room - 6.18m x 2.38m
Large utility room off the kitchen. Tiled floor. Plumbed for washing machine and space for dryer and fridge freezer etc. Ample storage space. Door to side garden.
Drawing Room - 4.05m x 9.99m
Stunning living room with vaulted ceilings, a large open fireplace and a spiral staircase leading to a mezzanine area. The dining area has a superb aspect overlooking the back garden and its panoramic views. Double doors open out onto the delightful, private and sheltered patio area which is simply ideal for entertaining.
Master Bedroom - 4.47m x 4.18m
Elegant master bedroom with a lovely aspect over the back garden. Ample built in wardrobe space, fitted carpets and curtains and a huge walk in ensuite shower room
Ensuite Shower Room -
Beautifully appointed walk in, ensuite shower room. Tiled throughout in elegant neutral tones. Double shower, WC, WHB and heated Towel Rail
Family Bathroom -
Smart and spacious family bathroom with terracotta tiled floors, and part tiled walls. Bath, WC WHB with vanity unit.
Bedroom 2 - 3.74m x 6.17m
Generous double bedroom overlooking the front of the property. Fitted Carpets and curtains. Huge amount of fitted wardrobe space.
Bedroom 3 - 3.44m x 2.5m
Guest bedroom overlooking front garden. Built in wardrobes. Fitted carpets and curtains. Access to ensuite.
Ensuite shower room - 3.08m x 1.06m
Ensuite shower room with tiled floors, part tiled walls and corner shower unit. WC, WHB.
Bedroom 4 - 4.17m x 4.6m
Delightful double room located off the mezzanine area with French doors that open onto the most beautiful balcony. There are stunning views over the surrounding countryside down to the sea at Brittas Bay. Fitted carpets, curtains and blinds.
Bedroom 5 - 4.98m x 3.94m
Well-appointed double bedroom located on the first floor (Off the kitchen/utility room) Walk in wardrobe and ensuite WC. Fitted carpets, curtains and blinds.
Ensuite WC -
Ensuite WC, WHB, and bidet.
FeaturesUnique and Rare opportunity to acquire a property of this type
Exceptional family home in a highly sought-after area.
Immaculately presented in pristine condition.
Tranquil rural location, five minutes to Brittas Bay beach and within walking distance of Magheramore beach.
Easy Commuting distance to Dublin. 5 mins to M11. 30 mins from South Dublin
Good selection of cafes, restaurants within a 5 min drive
Extensive manicured gardens on c. 1.6 acres.
DirectionsFrom Wicklow head for Brittas Bay by taking the Marlton Road at the Grand Hotel. Continue on for 1km and keep left at the roundabout. After another 1km take the left turn signposted for Brittas Bay. Continue on straight through Blainroe crossroads. The property is on the right before you get to the convent at Magheramore.
From the M11 take exit 18 at the “Beehive” and head for Wicklow Town, continue for about 2km and take the right turn signposted for Brittas Bay. Continue on straight through Blainroe crossroads. The property is on the right before you get to the convent at Magheramore.
Viewing DetailsBy Appointment Only, please contact Deirdre O Gara DNG 014909000/0863019641 or Joint Agent Stephen Clarke, Clarke Auctioneer, Ashford on 0404 40421