Number 287 Howth Road is an imposing red brick, period property, renovated with impeccable taste and admirable flair.
The accommodation comprises of a striking hallway which delivers a knockout first impression. The current owners have opened up the space to create a wonderful staircase with a double ceiling height allowing light to flood the large hallway.
The hall leads to 3 reception rooms each with their own distinctive style and purpose. A cosy living room with a wood burning stove, a playroom cum office decorated with playful charm and an impressively spacious family room overlooking the garden. Also off the hallway there is a wc and neat under stairs storage.
The bespoke Enigma Design inframe kitchen cum dining area is modern and intuitively designed for even the most ambitious of chefs and busiest of families, yet it retains an old world charm with a variety of features such as a Belfast sink, a cosy window seat, a large pantry, and chrome and nickel light fittings to mention a few. Off the kitchen a super-sized utility room fitted with a stainless steel worktop and sink. A laundry area with plumbing for a washer, dryer and plenty of storage.
Upstairs four large bedrooms all impeccably decorated and presented. Three have original period fireplaces and one with a large ensuite. The five-star main bathroom has a large walk-in shower and bath, WC and wash hand basin. The lavish design, complete with chrome fittings, marble top sink and subway tiles.
Throughout the home, original features such as high ceilings, picture rails, architrave and fireplaces deliver an authentic, eloquent 1930s period house. The room proportions are spacious and balanced. Substantial living accommodation on the ground floor is reflected by generous bedrooms upstairs. All the rooms have dual aspect windows, which add hugely to the bright atmosphere in home.
The large private south facing rear garden has a richness of mature trees and shrubs. It has a patio and a block built shed.
Located beside the junction of Vernon Avenue, Clontarf and Howth Road, Kil ...