DescriptionPolished granite Doric columns, supporting a granite canopy over the entrance porch, sets the tone for this magnificent and instantly appealing family home. A breath taking concrete, cantilevered sweeping staircase provides the wow factor and is exemplary of the extraordinary attention to detail to be found throughout. Off-set beautifully by a stunning granite floor with attractive inlaid granite design boasting exacting craftsmanship, combines to create an unforgettable entrance. From here glazed doors, with bevel detail, lead to the principal reception rooms. There is a dual aspect family room located to the front of the house accessed from the kitchen. The kitchen is located to the back of the house and showcases a classic contemporary Newcastle Design with calacatta marble worktops combining functionality with elegance and style. An electric hob is set into the marble worktop with over mantel and feature antique mirrored splashback as well as calacatta worktops with waterfall edges for a soft finish reflecting the overall style, design and high specification that is the hallmark of this impressive home. There is a large centre island with a prep sink unit as well as Haier wine cooler. It provides additional storage and counter top to suit informal on-the-go eating. The kitchen opens up to an orangery style breakfast room with lantern roof capturing the light from a west facing orientation and complete with double doors to the patio. A lighting trough provides soft tone mood lighting further enhancing a relaxed ambience. There is a well-appointed utility off the kitchen. To the other side of the kitchen is a door to the dining room. This room enjoys French doors to the garden. Off the hallway the formal living room is located with an ornate white marble fireplace for the ultimate in opulence. It is fitted with a gas fire and French doors to the garden.
An inner hallway runs to the front of the house the panelled walls of which conceal cleverly fitted storage units. The downstairs guest wc comes complete with a generous sized vanity unit offering plenty of storage with sink unit set in calacatta marble. In addition at the end of the corridor is a large, well-proportioned dual aspect room which could be interpreted for a variety of uses. This might suit as a gym, entertainment room, home office or consulting room (subject to PP).
A large, bright landing featuring an apex roof light provides access to the luxuriously appointed main bedroom suite. This delightful room has a large bay window with outlook to the rear in addition to a sumptuous dressing room and well- equipped en suite bathroom complete with wet room jacuzzi bath and separate shower. There are three further bedrooms at this level one with en suite shower and the other two with a Jack and Jill shower room. The bath and shower rooms are of a very generous size and high specification with Hans Grohe fittings and Mira bespoke shower doors.
Exceptionally well located in Foxrock approximately 12km from St Stephen's Green and only a short distance from the Village itself. This quaint village enjoys a selection of bistros, restaurants and specialist food shops serving this upmarket suburb. For more extensive shopping facilities, Dunnes Stores at Cornelscourt and the Park Retail Centre are close by. Foxrock Golf Club is a short distance away as is the driving range at Leopardstown Golf Club and Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club.
An excellent selection of schools are nearby. These include Hollypark Boys and Girls National School, St. Brigid's Boys and Girls National School and many of South County Dublin's Secondary Schools to include Blackrock College, Mount Anville, Loreto Foxrock, Lycée Français d'Irlande as well as the newly opened Nord Anglia International School and St. Andrew's College are just a short commute away.
The Quality Bus Corridor on the N11 provides easy access to Dublin City Centre.
The M50 interchange which provides quick and easy access to the airport is close by. The LUAS at Sandyford is just 1.8km away.
The gravelled driveway to the front provides a parking apron for several cars and is set back from the main road with access via electric gates. The rear garden is paved with silver granite paviers which create a sharp, clean line. There are a number of delightful patio zones maximising a west facing orientation
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.
BER DetailsBER: A3
BER No: 111554200
Energy Performance Indicator: 55kWh/m²/yr
- Air to water heating system
- Underfloor heating downstairs and thermostatically controlled radiators upstairs
- Newcastle Design Kitchen and Wardrobes
- Extensive use of calacatta marble surface tops with waterfall edges
- Acacia hardwood flooring in kitchen and principal living areas
- Polished granite flooring in hallways with design detail and edging
- Staircase with mahogany handrail steps and threads
- Luxuriously appointed bath and shower rooms with Hans Grohe fittings and Mira custom made shower d
- Triple glazed sash windows and alu-clad doors
- Rear garden with robotic lawn mower