Mantua is a most attractive two storey over garden level period residence situated on Sorrento Road in Dalkey. It dates from the 1870s and boasts many original period features from the Victorian era and further benefits from a large private south facing garden to the front. Mantua is situated on Sorrento Road within a short walking distance of Dalkey Village, Coliemore Harbour, Dillon's and Sorrento parks and the Vico bathing area.
The property comprises a period family home laid out over three levels extending to approximately 243sq.m (2,616sq.ft). Internally the accommodation comprises at ground floor level of a gracious reception hall, dual aspect interconnecting reception rooms with box bay window overlooking the front, contemporary kitchen/breakfast room with Rational kitchen and guest w.c. At first floor level there are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom is a particular feature here and runs the entire width of the property overlooking the front with a contemporary bathroom en suite. Bedrooms to the back of the property offer wonderful sea views. At garden level there is a utility, study/office, family room, fourth bedroom, shower room and a kitchen/utility area completes the accommodation at this level. There is access here from the front of the property below the front steps, so this could equally be used as a self-contained unit.
To the front of the property is there is gravelled off street parking for two cars leading to a private south facing lawned area measuring approximately 15m in length. It benefits from a wonderful southerly orientation. There is attractive landscaping and paving and it's a perfect spot for al fresco dining. There is potential access here to the garden level below the front steps. To the rear there is a good sized private garden measuring approximately 5.95m x 9.68m. It is laid out in attractive paving and landscaping. Mantua is tastefully presented throughout and offers a wonderful balance between period features including well-proportioned rooms with high ceilings, plasterwork and original fireplaces and contemporary des ...