DescriptionOld Kaspar, is a home brimming with charm and character throughout. Built circa 1916, it has lost none of the fine workmanship of this era yet has managed to incorporate modern conveniences seamlessly. It enjoys a setting which complements the olde worlde ambience of the house to the maximum, Old Kaspar is a most appealing home in a much sought after area of The Burnaby. Nestled at the top of Kinlen Road on a private site which extends to 0.30 of an acre approx. it has a real countryside feel, yet you are within minutes of all the amenities that Greystones town centre has to offer. One superb feature is the addition of a top of the range Garden room which is fully insulated and is ideal for a number of uses.
Offering beautifully appointed accommodation, Old Kaspar is a detached dormer style bungalow with the added bonus of an integral garage allowing scope for further conversion subject to any required planning permission. Accessed via electronic gates down a pebbled driveway, what lies in front of you is a home that is beautiful from the outside and continues throughout. The porchway of Old Kaspar is truly unique, it is an arched porch in old brick surround. The front door gives access to the hallway and there are beautiful period details throughout to include high ceilings, ceiling coving, picture rails and period internal doors. The accommodation comprises entrance hall with understairs storage, living room, which gives access to the rear conservatory, family room with step down to the kitchen/breakfast room, dining room, bathroom and 3 bedrooms on the ground floor - the main bedroom boasts a superb en suite and walk in wardrobe space. Upstairs is the 4th bedroom and a large study area, this space is very bright with light flooding in from the rooflights.
The location is truly wonderful - a delightful sylvan setting in the leafy Burnaby Estate - just a stroll to the public park, South Beach, Town Centre and an array of sports clubs. Greystones is a special place for families with its unrivalled local amenities. There is an enviable array of eateries, boutique shops and cafés adorning the main street as well as several supermarkets in the area. Sporting amenities include rugby, tennis, GAA, soccer, golf and bowling. The nearby Shoreline Leisure Centre houses a swimming pool and gym amongst other facilities. There are several excellent primary schools in the locality and two secondary schools. Transport links comprise the N11/M11/M50, DART, Dublin Bus and Aircoach which bring the country, capital and airport within easy reach.
All in all, a truly unique opportunity to acquire a really special home set on mature gardens in an unrivalled location.
Nestled on a site of approx. 0.3 of an acre with large lawn areas on both sides. There are an array of plants and shrubs interspersed throughout. A raised flowerbed with water feature is to the rear leading to a large Indian sandstone patio area which is very private, it is an ideal space for outdoor barbeque's. A small wooden shed provides outdoor storage. There is a detached Garden Room which is fully heated and wired for broadband and satellite TV. It is fully insulated. The gardens are a wonderful space and provide many areas to sit, relax and soak up the beautiful countryside surroundings.
Drawingroom 4.11m x 4.19m.
Conservatory 1.49m x 0.52m.
Family Room 2.93m x 2.69m.
Living Room 2.36m x 3.42m.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 4.42m x 2.34m.
Diningroom 2.06m x 3.42m.
Study 3.46m x 2.87m.
Principal Bedroom 2.57m x 2.7m.
Bedroom 3 2.57m x 2.44m.
Garage 2.37m x 3.4m.
Ensuite/Dressing Room 2.37m x 2.58.
Bedroom 4 2.95m x 2.71m.
Playroom 3.80m x 3.81m.
Attic 1.63m x 3.32m.
Triple Glazed throughout
Detached Garden Room
On a private site of approx. 0.3 of an acre
Extensively landscaped with feature outdoor lighting throughout
Side gate controlled by mag locks
Security sensor lighting
Under floor heating in two bathrooms
Triple glazed windows
Ariston Nuos Hot Water Heat Pump for all hot water
Grundfos hot water shower pump
Zonal heating system which can be remotely controlled
Intruder alarm system that can be remotely controlled
Integrated fire alarm system throughout the house linked to alarm system
BER DetailsBER: D1
BER No: 105771703
Performance Indicator: 250.56
DirectionsFrom Greystones DART station drive south along Mill Road past the Park n Ride/South Beach. Bear right onto the parallel slip road past St Vincents Road and take the second right turn off it onto Kinlen Road. Old Kaspar is at the top of the road on the left hand corner.
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Greystones on 01 2874 005