DescriptionAn exceptional opportunity to acquire a uniquely attractive three storey semi-detached Edwardian family residence, superbly positioned and commanding a prime position set back off the Ennis Road.
REA O'Connor Murphy are delighted to present to the market, this exquisite three-storey red brick home built circa 1900, boasting two three-sided canted bay windows to the front. The gardens have been developed to provide the utmost privacy. The front features a mature copper beech tree at the entrance gate, leading to a gracious walkway to an elegantly detailed entrance porch, flanked by hedging, and a generous front lawn.
Internally, Overdale is a home of impressive room proportions and beautiful period features, detailing includes intricate ceiling roses and coving, high ceilings, bay windows and feature marble fireplaces! This property, home to the actor Richard Harris in his childhood, presents a wonderful opportunity to purchase a substantial period home, superbly positioned on the Ennis Road set back at what is arguably one of Limerick's finest roads.
Upon entry, the attention to detail is immediately evident throughout this beautiful home. You are welcomed into the property via an exquisite porch, an elegant reception hall of proportions typical to homes of this era, one cannot fail to be impressed with the immediate impact of space and elegance. The attractive drawing room with sliding doors opening out to a living room, both rooms with spectacular feature fireplaces. A lobby leads to a guest wc, a dining room, kitchen with pantry and a laundry room completes the ground floor accommodation.
An original staircase leads upstairs to the first floor return where there are two bedrooms, one with a feature bay window overlooking the back garden and an ensuite, a main bathroom completes this floor.
On the first floor, there are two further large rooms, a dressing room and wc. The two large rooms are interconnecting with folding doors, an overall space which could be the making of a wonderful master suite.
The second floor has two more bedrooms one ensuite and a bathroom, the third floor also has two bedrooms both with ensuites.
Outside, the enclosed back garden enjoys gated rear vehicular access with space for several cars, a block shed, a lawn area and yard.
The location offers an unparalleled sense of convenience, within a gentle stroll of the city centre, schools (primary, secondary and third level), churches, restaurants. In addition, there are a host of leisure and sporting facilities within the immediate area including Na Piarsaigh GAA Club , Gaelic Grounds, Thomond Park and Limerick Lawn Tennis Club. Limerick City is just a short walk away and access to the Main Road Network System is within easy reach.
"Overdale" rests on truly a unique setting with an emphasis on light and space whilst retaining original features, this property is an ideal purchase for a growing family. Located in one of Limerick's most desirable areas, this home is set to draw huge interest among purchasers seeking to up size or re locate. The quality of this home needs to be viewed to be fully appreciated.
Gas Central Heating
FeaturesEnviably location yet just a short walk from the city centre
Beautifully landscaped front and rear gardens
Outstanding family residence
Enclosed Rear Garden with gate access and ample off-street parking
DirectionsDriving out the Ennis Road from the city, passing the Regional Maternity Hospital and the right, Overdale will be further down on the right. REA O'Connor Murphy Sign erected outside.
Viewing DetailsStrictly by appointment only with REA O'Connor Murphy Tel: 061 279300