DescriptionMarino Gate Lodge, which is one of Griffith Avenues landmark properties, was built in c.1901 and is a classical detached, Victorian residence with great character and wonderful period architectural detail, in this most popular and sought after residential location within walking distance of the city centre. The gardens and grounds, circa 0.101ha (0.25acres) are an outstanding feature of the property offering delightful seclusion and privacy. The accommodation briefly comprises; hall, living room, dining room, 2 bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom and separate WC.
The property enjoys easy and immediate access to every conceivable amenity, with primary and post-primary schools, numerous bus services close by and within easy reach of Clontarf DART station and many sporting and recreational facilities. Marino Institute of Education, DCU, St Patrick’s College, Beaumont Hospital, IFSC, East Point Business Park, Dublin Airport. City centre and M1/M50 motorways are easily accessed from Griffith Avenue.
A special feature of the bungalow is the façade of the building, with Granite steps leading to the fabulous tiled open porch
8.68m x 1.81m
With tiled floor, feature archway and roof light, coved ceiling with 11ft ceiling height and picture rails. Cloaks Room and Hot Linen Press.
3.96m x 4.78m
Front. With original open fireplace, internal doors, flooring boards, built in press, coved ceiling with 11ft ceiling height and picture rails
3.96m x 4.78m
Front. Dual aspect room with original open fireplace, internal doors, laminate timber floor, built in press, coved ceiling with 11ft ceiling height and picture rails
3.69m x 4.78m
Rear. With original open fireplace, internal doors, flooring boards, built in press, 11ft ceiling height
3.69m x 4.78m
Rear. Dual aspect room with original open fireplace, internal doors, flooring boards, built in press, coved ceiling with 11ft ceiling height
2.05m x 1.75m
Small preparation kitchen with tiled floor
2.28m x 1.74m
Comprising Bath and Wash Hand Basin
1.94m x 1.91m
With tiled floor. Door to fuel store with gas boiler. Door to rear garden. Door to..
1.91 x .95m
FeaturesBER: G - BER No: 112703582 - 592.46 kWh/m2/yr
Built in circa 1901 Marino Gate Lodge has the classic and imposing Victorian front elevation
Exclusive residential location and setting with extensive private gardens and every possible amenity on your doorstep
Gracious main rooms with high and ornate coved ceilings, original fireplaces and panelled internal doors
Gas fired central heating - Excellent off street parking
The Gate Lodge offers tremendous potential to further enhance its appeal with the space surrounding the bungalow on both sides and the rear, to extend the accommodation to one's own requirements (subject to planning permission)
With the property being zoned residential and not a listed building, there could be some residential development potential on circa 0.101ha (0.25acres)
DirectionsFrom the city out the Drumcondra Road. Turn right onto Griffith Avenue. Continue through the traffic lights at Grace Park Road and through the traffic lights at Philipsburgh Avenue / Glandore Road. Then turn left through the most impressive entrance into Charlemont Estate and Marino Institute of Education. Marino Gate Lodge is situated immediately on your left hand side
OutsideOn approaching from Griffith Avenue through the most impressive entrance to Charlemont Estate and The Institute. Visitors are immediately struck by the presence of The Gate Lodge. The wide railed front garden, offers generous off street parking on both sides of the bungalow. There is gated access to the rear garden on one side of the bungalow. On the other side there is vehicular access to a garage. The favoured west/south westerly facing rear garden is approx 32m(105ft) long x 26m(85ft) wide. The garden is well stocked with a variety of mature shrubs and trees. A row of mature trees borders the gardens and screens off the property from Griffith Avenue and Glandore Road.
The potential to extend/develop the bungalow/site, is obvious, subject to obtaining the necessary planning permission
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with sole selling agents - Quillsen.
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