Garden, Large Kitchen Island.
Family Room, Formal Dining Room, Kitchen/Dining Combo, Living Room, Office, Recreation Room, Study, Wine Cellar.
A truly exceptional semi-detached Victorian residence which comes to the market in pristine decorative condition throughout having been lovingly refurbished and upgraded in recent years, retaining its original features and charm whilst incorporating all the necessities of modern family living. This most impressive family home provides generous and well-proportioned accommodation extending to approximately 210 sq.m. (2,260 sq.ft.). Built circa 1804, No. 66 boasts elegantly proportioned accommodation with rich period features including attractive cornicing, original fireplaces, architraves and window casings to name but a few. It's generously proportioned reception rooms and kitchen/breakfast room along with four double bedrooms and large family bathroom make this an ideal turn-key family residence.
On entering the property by granite steps one is greeted with a gracious reception hall with travertine tiled flooring featuring underfloor electric heating, high ceilings with ornate coving and cornice work, ornate half arch and ceiling rose, off which are two very fine inter-connecting reception rooms with matching original marble fireplaces. There are stairs down to an extremely well laid-out kitchen/dining/family room which opens out onto a private and sunny westerly facing rear garden. A guest w.c., utility area and cupboard completes the ground floor accommodation. On the first return is a large and luxurious family bathroom and convenient study/home office. On the first floor level there are three magnificent bedrooms, one to include the master ensuite shower room. On the second floor return there is a fourth bedroom with ensuite shower room and a second study/home office.
Outside to the front there is a beach pebbled garden bordered by box hedging and bay trees and to the rear a sunny westerly facing garden laid out mainly in lawn with Indian sandstone paved patio area and pebbled dining area enjoying immense privacy and not overlooked, ideal for al fresco dining and further enjoying convenient pedestrian access out onto St. Enda's Road.
This highly impressive residence is exceptionally well located in the heart of Rathgar village and a short walk to Terenure and Rathmines villages, also a short commute to the city centre which is approximately 5km away. There is an excellent selection of amenities in the area including the Dodder Linear Park, Bushy Park and Palmerston Park and the LUAS at Cowper is a short walk, as are a good selection of tennis, rugby and fitness clubs. The area is exceptionally well-serviced by a number of well-renowned schools, including: The High School, Rathgar; Terenure College, Our Lady's Templeogue and St. Mary's Rathmines.
All in all this is a genuinely special and unique family home where a classic contemporary style, high quality finish and cleverly designed family space make it a fantastic period residence ready for immediate occupation. Viewing of a property of this calibre comes highly recommended.
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