Description'Lia Fail' is named after the Stone of Destiny on the nearby Hill of Tara, and this property continues the legendary tradition of opulence and quality. Lived in for over 30 years by the same family, both house and gardens have been lovingly maintained and await a new generation to continue the tradition and create a wonderful family home. This magnificent house offers an unparalleled opportunity for a spacious home and sprawling lawns, all within close proximity of Dublin.
Behind the wrought iron, electric gates, the gardens boast a dozen different species of mature trees, beautiful manicured lawns, and planting beds full of evergreen and flowering shrubs, giving the gardens vibrant colour all year round.
The interior of the property is palatial. Beautifully decorated using only the finest of materials, it includes a beautifully appointed Drawing room, Living room, an oak-panelled Library, Study, Conservatory, spacious Kitchen/ Dining area, formal Dining room, downstairs bathroom, Utility Room, family bathroom, and five double Bedrooms (the Master Bedroom including an ensuite plus walk-in wardrobe). There is also a full balcony accessed from the 1st floor landing by double doors overlooking the expansive front gardens.
The property is located on the outskirts of the Village of Dunshaughlin with all its amenities and short proximity to Dublin and Dublin airport.
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Contact John Bannon 086 832 0042
Open covered Porch with cobble lock, three impressive white columns covered by trained winding pyracanths which produce red berries in the winter. Red brick external walls.
Classic front door. Wonderful welcoming entrance.
Entrance Hall: 3.87mx 2.79m
Three-meter-high ceilings with classic coving, Feature centre and wall lights,
Mahogany Handrail with cream spindles, wool carpet
Wall papered. Alarm point
Drawing Room 8.59m x 5.44m
Expansive room with high ceilings, cream marble Adams Fireplace with Gas insert natural fire optional, wall papered, centre light, cream wool carpet, Bay window to front lawns and French doors to the living room. Exquisitely decorated.
Living Room 5.41m x 4.87m
Marble fireplace with gas insert, carpeted, high ceilings with classic coving. Wall papered Double doors to the Conservatory. Lots of natural bright light. Ideal TV room.
Conservatory 7.09m x 3.74m
Large bright traditional conservatory with lots of character evergreen creeper trailing across the rear wall. Fabulous views of the south facing rear garden, a wonderful place to relax and entertain Winter or Summer.
Formal Dining Room 10.91m x 4.84m
Stained natural tongue and grooved floor, classic coving, high ceilings, Centre light with black antique Victorian marble fireplace with Gas insert, optional natural fire.
Library 5.13m x 4.7m
Classic Library with floor to ceiling mahogany bespoke bookcases and cabinets.
Marble Cream Fireplace with Electric fire insert also option to have a traditional fire.
Cream wood carpet. Dimmer Light Switches.
A true readers heaven.
Office 3.07m x 2.97m
Ideal for working from home, lots of electrical points, radiator cabinet, high ceiling and carpeted.
Kitchen 8.30m x 4.79m
Large kitchen with dining area, beautiful Island with sink and marble worktop.
Cream solid Wood cupboards with mottled ceramic and brass handles. Cream tiles between the units, Cream porcelain tiles with feature black square spaced sporadically.
Marble work top to match the Island.
Appliances, Cream Aga Cooker, Gas 5 ring Hob, Double electric oven, Steamer Oven, microwave, integrated dish washer and fridge freezer. Downlighters and high ceilings.
Double French doors to the outdoor Patio. Lots of natural light.
Utility room. 3.04m x 2.83m
Very large Utility room with back door access to the garden. Sink with left hand drainer, lots of cupboards two of which are full length ideal for brooms etc, lots of work top space, washing machine and drier.
Downstairs Bathroom 9.81m x 2.27m
Lovely bathroom with wood panelling, classic sanitary ware with brass taps, wall mounted cistern with chain. Tiled floor with recessed lighting.
Master Bedroom 5.91m x 5.44m
Truly magnificent boudoir. This room is covered in a cream pure wool carpet, with Silk curtains has no centre light just lamp lit, wonderful views over the front lawns and green field opposite the house.
Ensuite full Bathroom with walk in Wardrobe. 3.51m x 3.74m
High ceiling classic coving, corner jacuzzi bath, separate full shower, porcelain floor and wall tiles with feature border. Heated Towel Rails. Very elegant.
Walk in wardrobe lots of storage and hanging space.
Bedroom Two 5.1m x 4.39m
Natural wool carpets, free standing wardrobe, Coving, two windows
Which give symmetry and lots of light.
Bedroom Three 3.89m x 3.59m
Wall papered, carpeted and coving.
Bedroom Four 3.67m x 3.57m
Twin bedroom, Coving, Wood carpet.
Free standing wardrobe.
Bedroom Five 4.89m x 3.44m
Wool carpet, coving High ceiling.
Free standing wardrobe.
Family Bathroom 3.71m x 3m
Corner Jacuzzi bath, Separate shower with double tray, wall and floor tiles with Versace like border with gold finish. Very glamorous.
Landing 5.73m x 7.9m
Gallery landing with wool carpet.
French doors leading out onto a long balcony, which is tiled, has a wrought iron balustrade and unhampered view over the field opposite the house. There is a Virginia Creeper growing on the terrace wall.
The Balcony is 8.05 meter by 3.05 meters
Hot Press. 2.26m x 1.59m
Walk in linen cupboard with lots of storage.
Garden and Patio
The front garden is lawned with a scattering of mature trees, there is a wood pergola with lots of lower planting either side, Hydrangea, some high bred types of hydrangea and red robin to name but a few.
To the side of the front garden there are some raised beds prepared for a herb garden.
The rear garden is accessed by another set of wrought iron gates and divided in thirds the third to the left is lawned and has a private pathway to the garden shed. It also has tarmac car parking spaces.
To the right there is a lawn with a permanent garden awing ideal for entertaining and then there is a raised patio of limestone where the garden furniture is arranged. There are limestone paths leading to the kitchen with pebble borders. This entire area has an abundance of planting including some spectacular Hydrangeas, Calla Lillie's and mature ferns.
The pathway leads you to the right-hand side of the rear garden where you will find the most gorgeous pond with lots of water lilies currently in bloom. This has some night lighting.
There is a boiler house, an outside tap and sensor lighting all around the grounds.
Oil fired central heating plus gas heating
5 G Fibre optic internet.
Carpets, & Integrated appliances. Some light fittings not included. Contents can be sold separately, open to negotiation.
Large private site in prestigious area.
Magnificent designed and decorated home.
Landscaped mature gardens.
Patio area & South facing garden.
Alarm. High speed internet.
DirectionsDirections: Eircode A85K009
From Dublin take the N3 to Dunshaughlin, straight through the village, at the lights turn right and take the next left signposted Trevit. Travel a half mile further and the house is on the left had side.