Whimbrel is a stunning family home located in a wonderful, waterside setting off the always popular Rochestown Road. The property comprises of the main house which extends to 278 SqM (2,992 SqFt) and a detached boat house with self-contained one bedroom apartment overhead that offers a further approximate 120 SqM ( 1,300 Sq Ft) of useable space.
This stunning property is located approximately 15 minutes' drive from the city centre, 7 minutes' drive from Douglas and is within walking distance of Hop Island Equestrian Centre. There is an on ramp to the South Link Road network 3 minutes away and a walking / cycling path that stretches as far as Monkstown begins practically outside the door making this a super location for a growing family.
Built in 2001, Whimbrel offers extensive living space and was designed with thought and care to maximise the light and views available. While the properties new owners will certainly look to redecorate to their own tastes, Whimbrel is finished to a high standard with unique features to be found throughout the property. A bespoke hand turned staircase offers a super first impression as one walks through the front door and a hand built church style window is a beautiful focal point to the living room and provides for stunning views. Internal doors have bevelled glass allowing light to shine throughout the ground floor. The property is wrapped in French slate at the first floor level to finish off a home of true quality.
Ground floor accommodation extends to entrance hallway, sitting room, guest w.c that is arranged in a â€˜Jack and Jill' layout to provide an ensuite for bedroom 1, kitchen / dining room, living room and utility all at ground floor level. To the first floor, the property boasts a large landing, which provides access to 4 further bedrooms, two of which are ensuite, a large hot press / walk in wardrobe and family bathroom. The attic is accessed from the landing and is floored offering extensive storage.
The detached boathouse offers a large store / workshop at ground floor level which is wired and plumbed and a toilet with showe ...