DescriptionHunters Estate Agent is truly delighted to introduce Gurteen to the market. This is a truly magnificent property set in beautifully landscaped gardens with wonderful views out to Dublin Bay and is located but a short stroll away from the centre of Dalkey Village with all it has to offer. Completely refurbished and renovated by its current owner, Gurteen is a very fine, detached, four-bedroom house. Finished to the highest quality standards throughout and extending to a generous 215 sq.m. / 2,314 sq.ft., it is the perfect setting for a fabulous family home.
Throughout the property the accommodation is flooded with natural sunlight and provides an excellent balance of free-flowing living and bedroom space. The finishes are exceptional and include polished French oak and American walnut flooring, Siematic kitchen, Villeroy and Boch sanitary ware, Marvin windows and landscaped patio areas laid in granite and Indian limestone.
Briefly the accommodation comprises of entrance vestibule leading into the beautiful entrance hallway with its French oak flooring and staircase. On the left are the extensive living and family rooms with dual access to the patios and gardens. There is a large, bright kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility and a dining room on the right side and a guest WC completes the accommodation on the ground floor. Rising to the first floor, there are four bedrooms, two of which are ensuite, a family bathroom and hot press. The separate outside garden room with its own wet room and WC provides even more space for a perfect home office or guest studio.
The exacting standards of the interiors are matched by the extensive professionally landscaped gardens and patio areas outside.
The location is second to none with Dalkey and its array of artisan shops, local eateries, bars and boutiques, just a short walk away. There are a host of excellent schools in the vicinity including Rathdown primary, secondary and boarding options, Castlepark School, Loreto Dalkey, St. Joseph of Cluny Secondary, Clonkeen Boys and CBC Monkstown Boys. The walking path of ‘The Metals’ leads to Killiney Hill and Dun Laoghaire. Sandycove, Glasthule and Killiney village are all close by. There are many recreation activities in the area including Chula GAA club, Dun Laoghaire sailing clubs, tennis clubs and Dalkey rowing club.
Local transport links are readily available including the DART, various Dublin bus routes, the AirCoach and there is easy access to the N11 and M50.
Viewing is highly recommended.
2.66m (8.73ft) x 1.52m (4.99ft)
Welcoming entrance porch framed by a set of elegant cast iron columns and stained-glass windows. French oak flooring and central light.
3.77m (12.37ft) x 3.67m(12.04ft) max. measurement
Bright hallway with majestic carved oak staircase. Security intercom and alarm. Built in storage units with marble counter tops. Ceiling cornice, French oak flooring and recess lighting.
1.27m(4.17ft) x 1.67m (5.48ft)
White suite with pedestal wash hand basin and WC with tiled splash back areas. Extractor fan. Oak flooring and central light.
6.02m (19.75ft) x 3.86m (12.66ft)
Very fine, bright room with large picture window to the front garden. Feature fireplace with slate inset, brass frame, slate hearth, and marble mantle. Decorative stained-glass windows to either side of fireplace. Electric roll down movie screen and projector. Ceiling cornice, American walnut flooring and recess lighting.
3.65m (11.98ft) x 6.89m (22.60ft)
Feature wood burning cast-iron stove, set in a limestone chimney breast, commands the focal point of this fabulous room. Exceptionally bright due to sky lights, large windows and sets of patio doors to side patio and rear garden. Ceiling cornice, American walnut flooring and recess lighting.
6.07m (19.91ft) x 5.21m (17.09ft)
With windows on 3 aspects and sky lights, this is another room flooded with natural daylight.
5.22m (17.13ft) x 3.56m (11.68ft)
Extensive range of Siematic kitchen units with granite worktop and incorporating an array of appliances including a gas fired 4 door AGA cooker set in brick and tiled surround, Neff 2-ring hob unit with overhead extractor fan, Gaggenau oven and steam oven, Integrated Miele dishwasher, stainless steel double sink and mixer tap. Bespoke hand carved timber island unit offering additional storage. Tavertine marble flooring and recess lighting.
5.69m (18.67ft) x 2.46m (8.07ft)
Floor to ceiling windows with sliding doors to side patio area and double glass doors to rear garden/patio. French oak flooring and recess lighting. Door to utility.
2.70m (8.86ft) x 2.56m (8.40ft)
Siematic units with stainless steel work tops incorporating sink unit. Miele washing machine and dryer and integrated Neff fridge freezer. Tiled flooring and central light. Access to comms room with wooden shelving.
4.35m (14.27ft) to 3.96m (12.99ft)
Accessed from both the entrance vestibule and via a set of double glazed doors from the kitchen, the dining room has a feature cast iron fireplace with antique pine mantle and decorative tiled inset. French oak flooring and central chandelier light. Views out to front garden.
3.60m (11.81ft) x 4.12m (13.52ft)
Spacious landing with stained glass skylight and window. French oak flooring and central light. Access to storage press with shelving and access to attic.
4.08m (13.39ft) x 5.10m (16.73ft)
Feature cast iron gas fireplace, with cast iron surround, hearth and mantle. Dual aspect with a variety of views taking in Dalkey Hill, Dublin Bay and the front garden. French oak flooring and recess lighting. Door to ensuite.
2.26m (7.41ft) x 2.68m (8.79ft)
White suite incorporating double sink unit with marble worktop and storage. Shower cubicle with power shower heads and WC. Fully tiled walls and flooring. Extractor fan. Recess and wall lighting.
2.78m (9.12ft) x 2.62m (8.60ft)
Very fine views out to sea. Fitted wardrobes, French oak flooring and central light.
2.64m (8.66ft) x 4.00m (13.12ft) max measurement
Corner window with views to sea. Fitted floor to ceiling wardrobes. French oak flooring and spot lighting.
3.22m (10.56ft) x 3.91m (12.83ft) max measurement
Double bedroom to front of property. Built in wardrobes and vanity unit with mirror insets. French oak flooring and central light. Door to ensuite.
2.86m (9.38ft) x 1.10m (3.61ft) max measurement
White suite incorporating shower cubicle with power shower and mixer tap, wash hand basin and WC. Tiled flooring and mosaic tiled walls. Extractor fan. Recess lighting.
3.44m (11.29ft) x 1.78m (5.84ft)
White suite incorporating large jacuzzi bath with mixer tap and rain forest shower unit. Fired earth pedestal wash-hand basin and WC. Extractor fan and mirror. Wooden flooring and fully tiled walls.
The front of the property is approached via fine curved granite stone walls and electric gates plus a separate pedestrian gate which open out to the gravel driveway with a car port and affording amble parking for several cars. The professional landscaped front garden is raised and bordered by slate stone walls with lavender planting and box hedging. It is laid out in lawn, herbaceous beds and specimen trees. Outside lighting.
Studio / Garden Room
6.68m (21.92ft) x 3.41m (11.19ft) max measurement
Ideal for home office or guest room. Separate detached garden room with separate bathroom containing shower and WC and a boiler room. Oak flooring.
The professionally landscaped side and rear gardens are set out in beautiful Indian limestone patio areas including a sunken area with outdoor jacuzzi. Richly stocked with a variety of specimen trees including olive trees, shrubs and flowering beds. Outside lighting.
Features• Superb detached, family home extending to 215 sq.m. x 2,314 sq.ft.
• 4 bedrooms, two with ensuite bathrooms
• Presented in excellent, turn-key condition with exceptional, quality finishes throughout
• Set in a secure, private and elevated position on Dalkey Avenue with wonderful sea views
• Siematic kitchen incorporating a 4 door AGA converted to gas
• Gas fired underfloor heating, double glazing and instant hot water
• Built-in sound system, home movie system with projector and retractable screen, central vacuum system, touch dimmer switches and broadband cabling.
• Detached home office / guest studio
• Intruder alarm and electric gates
• Outdoor jacuzzi
• Beautifully landscaped gardens, driveway, grounds and patio areas with mature planting and outside lighting
• Secure parking for numerous cars and a car port
• Superb location within a short, 5 minute walk of Dalkey village
• Close to a host of amenities and facilities with excellent schools in the immediate area
• Excellent transport links including the DART and QBC
BER DetailsBER: C3 BER No.106361744 Energy Performance Indicator:212.07 kWh/m²/yr
DirectionsTravelling north west from Dalkey village on Castle Street turn left onto Dalkey Avenue. Follow the road for approx.. 250m and the entrance to Gurteen is on the right hand side.
Viewing DetailsStrictly by appointment through Hunters Estate Agent Dalkey on 01 275 1640 or email: email@example.com
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