Four on the market... near Phoenix Park
A choice of four properties currently available to buy close to the Phoenix Park.
6 Chesterfield Copse, D15 €885k
Sherry FitzGerald Castleknock, (01) 820 1800
'Leafy' would be an understatement for Chesterfield Copse, Castleknock. The estate is tree-lined, and Number 6 overlooks a communal green planted with mature trees and shrubs. It's also about 150 metres, as the crow flies, from Phoenix Park. Number 6 is a 1668 sq ft detached red-brick house, and its price was recently cut from €925,000. It has four bedrooms on the first floor (one ensuite) and a bathroom. The ground floor has a living room, family room and dining room, and a sunroom off the kitchen.
12 Farmleigh Close, D15
€895k Sherry Fitzgerald Castleknock, (01) 820 1800
Farmleigh Close, Castleknock, is a 10-minute walk from a pedestrian entrance to the Phoenix Park. Number 12 is a three-storey, end-terrace, with planning permission for a two-storey side extension. As it stands, it's 2,313 sq ft with a ground floor living room, a kitchen/dining room and guest toilet. The first floor has the ensuite master bedroom and a sitting room (or extra bedroom), and on the top floor there's a bathroom and four bedrooms, one with an ensuite and balcony. Number 9 Farmleigh Close is for sale for €750,000.
157 Millrace Road, D15
€375k Hooke & MacDonald, (01) 631 8402
The Millrace Road development is situated approximately where the stands used to overlook the old Phoenix Park Racecourse. Number 157 is a three-storey, three-bedroom (two ensuite) house. It has a living room with glazed doors to the garden and adjoining dining area, a fitted kitchen, family bathroom, and a B3 energy rating. At the back is a garden in decking. Ashtown train station is less than a kilometre away, and the Phoenix Park entrance is about a seven-minute walk.
6 Ardpatrick Road, D7
€395k DNG Phibsboro, (01) 830 0989
Both the front and back gardens of Number 6 Ardpatrick Road have been almost completely paved over, but there are some mature trees out the back so it may be possible to reinstate a garden there. A terraced house of 1,399 sq ft, it has three bedrooms on the first floor and a bathroom. Downstairs, there are two reception rooms linked by double doors - a living room at the front with a bay window and cast-iron fireplace, and a dining room at the back with doors to the garden. The galley-style kitchen has been extended.