Savills is delighted to present Glenalua to the market, an attractive 1930's detached five bedroom residence.
Located on a terrific corner site, the property enjoys seclusion and privacy in an elevated position above Dalkey village and has lovely sea views over Dublin Bay to Howth.
A bright porch leads to the main hall door which has a featured lead glass surround. The impressive large hall with high ceilings (3 m / 10 ft throughout the ground floor) and attractive painted wood panelling shaker style with plate rail at door height. The hall connects to all the principal rooms including a guest WC and the stairs. Above the stairs, light floods in from the Velux roof window from the landing ceiling above.
The main drawing room to the left from the hall is flooded with light from the large bay window at the front. Again, this space has attractive painted panelling and slightly lower level plate rail, and a centred fire place. This room also has a featured beamed ceiling. This is open plan to the dining room, with extra light from the side west facing window, giving a feeling of space and a great flow to the area. The panelling matches the drawing room, the ceiling is different with a plaster finish with coving and a centre piece.
There are glazed bi-folding doors opening to the Island kitchen area with raised vaulted ceiling, two Velux roof windows one facing to the east the other facing to the west for morning and evening sun. There are Plantation shutters fitted to the bay window facing west and French doors to the stone patio and decking area to the east. High stools at the counter give perfect views to the sea aspect. These interconnecting rooms are perfect for entertaining family and friends.
The family room to the right from the hall is a comfortable spacious room, it also has a large bay window flooded with light to the front. Opposite the window there is an open fireplace centred on the chimney breast, picture rail surround, coving and plastered ceiling and centre piece. This room opens to the kitchen, utility and boot room and has access to the front and back gardens. The two gr ...