DescriptionBartra, 56 Eglinton Road comprises a hugely impressive double fronted semi-detached period residence, providing 5,000 sq. ft. (approx.) of wonderfully elegant light-filled accommodation on one of Dublin's most sought after residential roads.
Complimenting the properties wonderfully, elegant accommodation which dates from c.1897, is the very good-sized back garden, which enjoys a lovely sunny South facing orientation as well as excellent vehicular access through electronic timber gate at the rear.
There is also excellent off-street parking behind electronic gates in the tastefully landscaped front garden.
Situated on the South side of Eglinton Road about halfway between the intersection with Donnybrook and Sandford Road, the property enjoys one of Dublin's most sought after and convenient locations being within easy reach of an extensive selection of Dublin's premier amenities. Just some of these amenities include the excellent local specialty shops, boutiques and restaurants in Donnybrook, the R.D.S., Aviva Sport Stadium and the Intercontinental and Devlin Hotels. Many of the city's principle schools are also within walking distance such as Gonzaga College, St. Michael's College, The Teresians, Muckross Park and Alexandra College, to name but a few. The extensive recreational and educational facilities of UCD Belfield are also close by, as are the 36 acres of Herbert Park.
AccommodationArched Entrance Porch: with brick domed ceiling and tiled floor.
Gracious Entrance Hallway: with ornate ceiling cornice and arch.
Drawing Room (rear): with attractive marble mantlepiece, ceiling cornice, dual aspect and double folding doors to
Dining Room (rear): with feature marble mantlepiece, ornate celing cornice, large bay window
Living Room (front): with marble mantlepiece with coal effect gas fire, twin windows to front and double hinged folding doors to
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (rear): with excellent range of painted wall and floor units with quartz worktop, double sink unit, DeDietrich hob, grill, deep fat fryer, Zanussi hob, DeDeietrich oven and feature gas AGA.
Hall Floor Return:
Family Bathroom: with wash hand basin, bath and large window overlooking the back garden.
Main Bedroom (front): with built-in wardrobe, marble fireplace, coal effect gas fire, large bay window in addition to two side windows and door to
Shower Room Ensuite: with w.c., wash hand basin, bidet and w.c., door to landing.
Bedroom 2 (front): this large double bedroom has a pair of built-in wardrobes, period fireplace and twin windows overlooking the front
Bedroom 3 (rear): double bedroom with twin presses and period fieplace
Bedroom 4 (middle): double bedroom with excellent range of built-in wardrobes and period fireplace
Bedroom 5 (rear): this large double bedroom has a tiled fireplace and enjoys a dual aspect
Top Floor Return:
Walk in hotpress
Bathroom 3: with bath and wash hand basin
Garden Level: This area of the house was previously used as medical consulting rooms and as a result the new owner can rearranged the accommodation to suite their requirements.
Its current layout comprises:
Door from side passage to
Hallway: off this spacious T-shaped hall are a
Storeroom: with opening to understeps wine cellar
Walk-in Pantry: with flag stone floor, wall and floor units, Belfast sink
Boiler room: with original boiler, water tank
Library (front): with sash windows overlooking front garden
Home Office (front): with large bay window and ornate cast iron fireplace
Original Kitchen (rear): with brick surround opening for original range and sliding hatch to hall
Sitting Room (rear): with cast iron fireplace
Garden Level Return:
Door to rear patio and garden
W.C.: with wash hand basin
Outside: Accessed from the garden level is a lovely sheltered patio area 20ft x 15ft (approx.) with outside w.c. and tool shed. Granite steps lead from here to the very good sized and private south-facing back garden 95ft (approx.) long x 55 ft (approx.) wide, with a large paved patio taking full advantage of its very sunny orientation. At the end of the path, which borders the well-maintained lawn, is a water feature and the large gravelled parking area for 4 to 5 cars, which is accessed through an electronic timber sliding gate at the rear.
A wide side passage with two sets of gates and timber side door lead to the very tastefully landscaped front garden, which his laid out with a lawn and well stocked flowerbeds. There is generous off-street parking behind electric security gates and separate pedestrian gate with a path leading to the front door.
- Particularly handsome double fronted period residence
- Wonderfully, elegant and generous accommodation extending to 5, 000 sq. ft (approx.)
- Bright, well-maintained accommodation
- Large South-facing back garden with generous off-street parking and excellent rear access
- Off-street parking to the front behind electronic gates
- Double-glazed windows to front
- Prime location within pleasant stroll of Donnybrook and Ranelagh
- The property is not listed
BER DetailsBER: E2
BER No: 107896870
Performance Indicator: 347.27 kWh/m²/yr
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Ballsbridge on 01 269 8888