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IrelandDublinDublin 4DonnybrookGlencar House, 81 Eglinton Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4


Glencar House, 81 Eglinton Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4

6 beds 5 baths 314m 2Energy RatingPeriod House Refreshed on Jun 25, 2019
#21 of 50 Properties Viewed in Donnybrook
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Douglas Newman Good take great pleasure in presenting "Glencar House" 81 Eglinton Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 to the market. This most elegant two storey over garden level, redbrick, period family home is presented to the market in excellent decorative order throughout. The property has been extended and modernised in recent years yet still retains all of the period features synonymous with the era, including sash windows, window shutters, intricate cornicing, coving and plasterwork, fireplaces and stained-glass windows. Spanning circa 3379 sq feet this superbly proportioned, light filled home seamlessly marries the elegant period features with the contemporary. The accommodation at Glencar House comprises of; at garden level, entrance hallway, family bathroom, kitchenette/utility room, reception room 1 and two double bedrooms. At hall floor level, entrance porch, large entrance hallway with sweeping staircase, magnificent drawing room with triple sash bay window, newly fitted kitchen with top quality appliances and feature AGA, sunroom/dining room, boot room/cloaks closet and guest w.c. At hall level return there is bedroom 3/office and guest wc. At the first floor level, master suite with full bathroom and shower room off. There are another two double bedrooms. There is another shower room at the first floor level return. Outside, "Glencar House " is approached by high redbrick pillars and an electronic gate offering secure off street parking for many cars. The house is very well screened from the main road with mature trees and high hedging and is afforded maximum privacy. The gardens are meticulously landscaped with a mature and colorful variety of trees, shrubs, plant life and hedging. The driveway (mainly in gravel) leads back to the detached garage/workshop which is suitable for a variety of uses. "Glencar House" is positioned at the Ranelagh end of this most prestigious leafy Road. Ranelagh and Donnybrook Villages with their wonderful selection of quality eateries and restaurants, stylish boutiques and speciality shops are all within walking distance. Some of the Capitals finest Primary and Secondary schools are also within walking distance and UCD is a mere 10 min drive away. St Stephens Green, Grafton Street, Merrion and Fitzwilliam Squares are also just a ten minute drive away making the convenience of this family home second to none. Early viewing of this most impressive family home is strongly advisable and comes highly recommended.


Garden Level - Door to inner hallway (5.35 m x 3.32 m) from garden level, high gloss polished marble floor throughout, feature panelled screening door to staircase, under-stairs storage Kitchenette/Utility Room - 1.79m x 3.32m (To front) with plumbing for washing machine, wall to floor units, stainless steel sink unit, marble counter tops, partially panelled walls, Nordmende dishwasher, Neff stainless steel oven, Nordmende fridge, attractive ceiling coving Sitting Room - 6.07m x 4.82m With integrated bookcases, shelving and storage solutions, feature limestone fireplace with gas fired insert, T.V. point, triple sash window (Bay window), original window shutters, attractive ceiling coving and centerpiece Bedroom 1 - 4.56m x 4.82m With wooden flooring, sash windows x 2, attractive ceiling coving and centerpiece, wall mounted limestone fireplace with gas fired insert Bedroom 2 - 2.85m x 4.53m With extensively fitted wardrobes, mirrored wall, recessed lighting, sash window Family Bathroom - 1.62m x 2.82m With polished marble flooring, partially panelled walls, w.c., wash hand basin, bath with power shower, shower screen, attractive ceiling coving, recessed lighting, frosted glass sash window Entrance Level - Entrance Porch - 1.81m x 2.29m With fully tiled floor, large sash window overlooking the front garden, original window shutters, dado rail, attractive ceiling coving, over door stained glass fan window, door to Hallway - 3.65m x 3.29m With dado rail, attractive ceiling coving Drawing Room - 6.19m x 4.95m With triple sash bay window, original window shutters, picture rail, attractive ceiling coving, centre roses x 2, feature marble fireplace with gas fired insert, granite hearth, T.V. point Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 4.55m x 6.48m With fully tiled floor, intricate cornicing and coving, centre rose, picture rail, extensively fitted cream solid wood wall to floor units, integrated stainless steel fridge/freezer, wine cooler, Fisher & Paykel stainless steel dishwasher, Aga cooker (5 oven), Delmore stainless steel extractor fan, feature island unit with integrated Neff stainless steel microwave, drawers, storage solutions, breakfast bar/counter with marble counter tops, pantry presses, bins storage, plate racks, glass display cabinets, Villeroy and Boch Franke double Belfast sink with mixer taps, large sash window overlooking rear garden, window shutters, window seat, floor to ceiling glass panelled double doors leading to Sun Room/Dining Room - 6.09m x 4.27m (Extension added 2006) with marble tiled floring, panelled ceiling, apex roof lights, wrap around sash windows affording maximum light, large French double doors opening directly on the decked patio/BBQ area, wrap around lattice radiator cabinets, wrap around window seats with extensive storage underneath, fan effect window light above rear window and side doors), recessed lighting Inner Hallway - With fully tiled floor, sash side window, door to side access, door to boot room/cloaks closet with fully tiled floor, superb storage solutions, sash window Guest W.C. - With fully tiled floor, w.c., wash hand basin, partially panelled walls, frosted glass sash window, attractive ceiling coving Hall Floor Return - Landing with beautiful stained glass arch window affording maximum light, stairs to first floor Storage Closet - Bedroom 3/Office - 3.47m x 2.15m With attractive ceiling coving, extensively fitted floor units, work station, sash window overlooking the rear, half window shutters Guest W.C. - With w.c., marble tiled floor, Heritage wash hand basin, antique style w.c., small sash window First Floor - Landing ( 3.04 m x 3.98 m) Master Suite - 5.62m x 4.28m (To front) with mirrored wardrobes, drawers and storage solutions, attractive ceiling coving, picture rails, T.V. point, large sash window overlooking small balcony area, door to Bathroom - 2.47m x 3.98m With tiled marble flooring, free standing Imperial bath with mixer taps, his and hers wash hand basins, built in vanity unit, large sash window with wooden half window shutters, built in mirrored medicine cabinet and storage solutions, frosted glass door to Shower Room - With polished marble flooring, bidet, w.c., shelving, fully enclosed shower cubicle with power shower Bedroom 5 - 4.66m x 4.28m (Large double to rear) with mirrored wardrobes, attractive ceiling coving, picture rail, large sash window overlooking the rear garden Bedroom 6 - 3.27m x 3.17m (Double to rear) with attractive ceiling coving, picture rail, T.V. point, sash window overlooking rear First Floor Return - Landing with storage cupboard Shower Room - 3.27m x 2.11m With polished marble floor, w.c., bidet, his and hers wash hand basin, vanity unit, mirrored wall, original cast iron fireplace, fully tiled shower cubicle with power shower, sash window, recessed lighting Outside Rear Garden - Mainly laid in gravel, extensively landscaped, outside water tap, partially walled, partially railed, extensive outdoor lighting, large decked area, paved patio area which is totally enclosed and offers maximum privacy, custom made raised stainless steel water feature, wired for lighting, pumped for water feature. Large Detached Garage/Workshop - Offering parking for up to 4 cars, power points, fully insulated, storage heating Side Garden - With gate and steps down leading to inner courtyard area, block constructed sheds, wine cellar under steps with original brick, door to garden level access Side Garden Access 2 - With granite steps leading to hall level access, inner courtyard area 2 block constructed housing gas boilers Prima x 2, hot and cold water tank storage Front Garden - Fully walled, bordered by mature hedging, colorful plant life and shrubbery, boxed hedging, granite borders, gravelled driveway affording secure off street parking for up to 6 cars, granite steps and paving and railings leading to hall level entrance, hall level entrance with most impressive red brick arch leading to hall door


• Most impressive, redbrick, period, family home spanning 314 sq meters • Self contained two bedroom unit at garden level (ideal for use as a granny flat/au pair accommodation) • Period features to include cornicing, coving, sash windows, window shutters, fireplaces and stained glass windows • Sunroom/dining room extension (added in 2006). Rewired, replumbed (two gas boilers) • Newly fitted solid wood kitchen complete with top quality appliances and AGA • Large detached garage to the rear affording additional off street parking for up to 4 cars, ideal for use as a workshop/ studio • Master suite with full bathroom and shower room off • Electronic gated access offering secure off street parking. Superb off street parking options • Highly desirable Dublin 4 address, walking distance of Donnybrook and Ranelagh villages • Ten minute drive to some of the Capitals finest primary and secondary schools, UCD, St Vincent Hospital, Elmpark Golf club. St Stephens Green and Fitzwilliam and Merrion Squares

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BER: D2 BER No.105905608 Energy Performance Indicator:287.31 kWh/m²/yr

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