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€3,950,000 -€400,000 on 5th Jun 18

Wilford House, Shankill, Co. Dublin

6 beds Detached House 6 bath 591 m 2


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Approached through impressive pillared gates by a gently curving gravelled entrance road, through beautifully maintained formal gardens generously planted with a whole range of mature specimen trees and bordered by adouble row of Silver birch and Lime to provide the ultimate Sylvain setting in complete privacy. In every corner of the 7 acres is another interesting piece of landscaping, from tranquil pools and water features to a well‐stocked orchard summer house. To the rear of the house is a magical walkway under Hazel bower some 50 feet which bisects the orchard and culminates in the beautiful Greek style cupola with a feature copper roof and spectacular limestone columns. To the rear of the original stables is an original stone barn which could be put to a myriad of uses. Two Ionic columns lead you through to an entrance porch, which is paved in granite. Through double doors to an octagonal hall, complete with alcoves, ornate cornicing and centre rose. Either side of the hall are two sumptuous reception rooms, ﴾living room and dining room﴿ each have three shuttered windows overlooking the gardens, marble period mantelpieces, decorative cornicing and centre roses. Back in the hall two extra height panelled doors open out into an oval stairwell, where a spiral staircase leads you to the upper and lower floors.

At the first return, are three beautifully curved original doors, bringing you into a suite of rooms, these are made up of a double bedroom, a fully fitted bathroom and a dressing room/single bedroom. Continuing up the stairs to the front of this impressive residence is a half landing to the right is a gracious double bedroom with en suite bathroom, marble tiled floor and
walls and a dressing room with ample wardrobe space. To the right of the half landing is a similar double bedroom with bathroom and dressing room, both rooms have are complete with period fireplaces. Moving to the top of the winding staircase, which is flooded with sunlight provided by an attractive Georgian cupola with decorative p ...

Knight Frank

20-21 Upper Pembroke Street, Dublin 2

Tel: 01 634 2466

PSRA Licence No.  001880


Stamp Duty: €69,000.00
Total Amount: €4,019,000.00