A gem in Glendalough
Where: Rock Lodge, Laragh, Co Wicklow
Details: Five-bedroom detached on two acres
STANDING on an elevated site on two acres of lawned gardens and courtyards, Rock Lodge is a countryside residence spread over three levels and a mews at the back. It is currently priced at €2.5m.
Located just outside of Glendalough in Wicklow, Rock Lodge extends to 650sqm. The house is newly completed, and the ground level consists of a large drawing room, a Christoff hand-made kitchen, two double bedrooms (one en suite) and a shower room.
There are two other en suite bedrooms on the first floor, as well as the main family bathroom.
The basement accommodates an entertainment room, gym and a panic room which provides asecure space to which a family can retreat in the event of intruders.
The mews comprises a kitchen/sitting room, bedroom and bathroom.
Outside, the house is approached by electric wrought-iron gates, stone pillars and a stone-facing front boundary wall. There are two courtyards to either side of the house, both in old Dublin cobblestone and one with a fitted barbeque.
The lawned gardens have traditional grass top and flower beds. There is also spot lighting on the courtyard areas.
Nearby Laragh Village in Glendalough Valley, close to Wicklow Mountain National Park, has a foodshop, coffee shops and a hotel. Golf is available at Brittas Bay, Druids Glen and Roundwood, while Dublin is 55km or approximately one hour’s drive.
Contact Knight Frank 01 662 3255