DescriptionThis beautiful detached period property is ideally located on the prestigious King Edward Road, just a short stroll from the town. Hidden behind mature trees, with private entrance and glorious gardens, this large and imposing residence offers the discerning purchaser the opportunity to live in grandeur, while enjoying close proximity to all services and amenities.
With many exceptional features, this property is sure to impress. Featuring original tiled porch, ornate and intricate plasterwork in reception rooms and hallway, gracious proportions and tasteful decor, this large property still retains the cosy and comfortable feel of a practical family home. Glorious stained glass windows, featuring the designs of Gustav Klimt allow light to flood into the house, while the quality and style of this period house is evident at every turn.
The gardens of this fine home feature an abundance of mature planting, hidden area and an expanse of well-tended lawns. Previous planning permission had been granted for an addition residence of approx. 3000 sf.ft, which was not built, but this could be revisited should the purchaser wish.
AccommodationEntrance Porch With original tiled flooring and stained glass double doors, this is the perfect introduction to this exceptional property.
Entrance Hallway With solid mahogany timber flooring - polished and in exceptional condition - this wonderful reception hallway is spacious and grand, with excellent proportions and high ceilings with ornate coving. The curved staircase, with timber banister leads to the upper level, and all reception rooms can be accessed from this central hallway.
Powder Room With polished porcelain floor, wc and wash hand basin
Drawing Room This glorious reception room boasts wonderful plasterwork on the 15ft ceiling, a gorgeous Adam’s style fireplace and polished mahogany flooring. Elegant and bright, with bay windows overlooking the verdant gardens, this is the ideal room to welcome guests and entertain on a grand scale.
Bar Fitted within the central hallway, this cute bar area is perfect for parties, with shelving, stainless steel sink and ample space to whip up a cocktail or two for guests!
Family Room Comfortable second living room, cosy and with direct access to the conservatory and the gardens beyond. Fully carpeted and with timber panelled fireplace and brick surround.
Dining Room Wonderful, formal dining room with period polished mahogany mantlepiece, fitted carpte, ornate plasterwork and coving. This gracious and elegant room allows for entertaining on a grand scale, while views over the garden can be enjoyed from the large bay window.
Conservatory Veranda style timber conservatory with direct access to the south facing gardens.
Study This is a large home office / study - ideal for those who want, or need to work from home. Fitted with corner, cast iron fireplace.
Kitchen Large family kitchen/diner, fitted with extensive solid timber units, cork tiled flooring and stunning marble splashback. Should the purchaser wish, this room could be extended to incorporate the adjacent utility room.
Laundry Room Plumbed for washing machine and with space for tumble dryer. Door to garden.
Rear hallway With cloakroom storage and guest wc.
Stairs to upper level Beautiful timber staircase, with extraordinary stained glass windows to the galleried upper landing and five double bedrooms.
Bedroom 1 This beautiful, principle bedroom features high ceilings and bay window overlooking the south facing lawns. Fully carpeted and beautfully decorated.
Bedroom 2 Lovely double bedroom with garden views and pretty decor. Fitted wardrobes.
Bedroom 3 Very large double bedroom with extensive fitted wardrobes and bay window overlooking the gorgeous gardens.
Bedroom 4 Guest suite Double bedroom with garden views and fitted wardrobes.
Ensuite Marble tiled flor with mosaic tiled insert. Bath and shower, whb and wc adjacent.
Bedroom 5 Single bedroom with views to the front and original fireplace.
Bathroom Spacious family bathroom with bath, wc and whb. Fitted with tiled floor with mosaic insert and stunning marble surround.
Shower room Fitted with shower, bidet and storage space.
BER DetailsBER: Exempt
DirectionsHeading north on the N11, take the Bray south exit. At the first roundabout take the third exit, then continue down to the second roundabout and take the first exit. Continue straight on this road until you drive past Christ Church, then take the first left onto King Edward Road. The property is at the end of the road on the left indicated by the "for sale" sign.
Viewing InformationStrictly by appointment with Sherry FitzGerald Wicklow Town on 0404 66466