DescriptionSituated in the heart of the quaint, picturesque West Wicklow village of Dunlavin within easy walking distance of all amenities such as shops, schools (both primary & secondary), churches, coffee shop, bars, pharmacy, playground, numerous sporting activities and many scenic walks available in the vicinity. Dunlavin is also within easy commuting distance of Dublin via the N81 and is located c. 18km from Blessington, c. 30km from Citywest and c. 19km from Naas, making commuting to and from The Capital hassle free.
Built in c. 1880, this former hotel was subsequently transformed into a fantastic family home. The property boasts many original features such as coving, cornice work and marble fireplace to name just a few.
Presented in fine decorative order throughout and offers the potential for both home and income with a large retail unit on the ground floor, and same could also be easily converted and re-integrated as part of the original family home.
Accommodation briefly comprises of; entrance hall, lounge, kitchen-breakfast room, inner hallway, family room, ground floor retail unit, storage and toilet facilities. Upstairs, on the return comprises access to the large floored attic space via a staircase, 1 bedroom and the main bathroom. On the upper floor are 3 large, double bedrooms and the landing.
Outside to rear is a large yard providing access to the double garage, spacious work shed and the large, mature garden which is laid to lawn and surrounded by original walls, mature trees and shrubs. There is also a patio area with views of the surrounding countryside and the property also benefits from rear vehicular access.
This fine property represents a rare find and viewing comes highly recommended!
RoomsEntrance Hall: - 5.322m x 1.878m
With ornate tiled floor, dado rail, alarm panel and fuse board.
Lounge: - 4.825m x 4.49m
A bright, elegant room facing the front with carpet flooring, feature open marble fireplace, original coving & centre rose, high ceiling and sash window with window shutters.
Kitchen-Dining Room: - 5.636m x 4.777m
With country pine fitted wall and floor units, tiled splash back, stainless steel sink unit, coving and access to rear garden. Plumbed for dishwasher and washing machine.
With dado rail and coat rail. Access to the Retail Unit and to:-
Family Room: - 6.998m x 4.485m
A stunning, bright, light-filled room with exposed beams, solid pine flooring, feature fireplace with fitted stove and access to the rear garden.
Shop Floor: - 9.19m x 6.316m
Formerly a family retail business and ideally suited for same or to be returned to its former glory and integrated into the family home.
Store Room: - 2.918m x 2.198m
Located to the rear of the shop with plumbing for w.c. & w.h.b.
With access to the attic via stairs and large storage space.
Bedroom 1: - 4.801m x 2.723m
A double bedroom facing the rear with coving and window shutters.
Bathroom: - 2.875m x 2.689m
Fully tiled bathroom with w.c., w.h.b. with vanity unit underneath, shower unit with Triton electric shower, large hotpress with shelving and immersion switch.
Overlooking the Main Street with dado rail and coving.
Bedroom 2: - 4.997m x 4.62m
A stunning master bedroom suite with high ceiling, coving, built-in wardrobes and storage, sash window and window shutters.
Bedroom 3: - 3.551m x 2.894m
A double bedroom facing the rear with fabulous views.
Bedroom 4: - 5.024m x 3.079m
A large, double bedroom with coving and dual aspect.
Street parking to front.
Large yard and private rear garden which is laid to lawn and surrounded by original stone walls, mature trees and shrubs. There is also a double garage and a spacious work shed together with a patio area commanding views over the surrounding countryside. This property also benefits from rear vehicular access and parking to rear.
FeaturesFine, two-storey period property
Potential for both home and income
Quaint, picturesque setting in the West Wicklow village of Dunlavin
Many stunning original features
Built in c. 1880
Formerly a hotel, the property also contains a large retail unit on the ground floor which could easily be converted and re-integrated as part of the family home
Oil-fired central heating
Double-glazed sash windows to front with window shutters
Large, private rear garden surrounded by original stone walls, matures trees & shrubs
Spacious work shed
Vehicular access to rear
Patio area with views over the surrounding countryside
Within easy walking distance of all amenities in Dunlavin village
Within easy commuting distance of Dublin via the N81 (mnain Dublin-Baltinglass road)
Viewing DetailsStrictly by prior appointment only.