Four on the market... super modern semis
Four stand-out semi-detached homes which are currently available to buy.
114 Sycamore Road, Glasnevin
€600K MoveHome.ie (01) 886 7090
This 1950s semi-d has been transformed by an award-winning architect into a 'dream home'. This is achieved by having a solar-heated, maintenance-free swimming pool. There is a roofed outdoor area in case of rain. Upstairs are three double bedrooms and bathroom plus shower-room. There is a large open-plan living space downstairs with high gloss funky kitchen and dining area. It's eco-friendly as well with efficient Buru stove and special tanks for watering plants. The house is 2,045 sq ft.
101 Ballymun Road, Glasnevin
€695K DNG Phibsboro (01) 830 0989
101 Ballymun Road is a 1,776 sq ft, post-war semi-d with three bedrooms, two reception rooms and a downstairs office. It retains its sash windows, original internal doors and at least one original fireplace. To these period features have been added modern conveniences including a contemporary kitchen. The appliances are high-end with a Smeg cooker, Fisher and Paykel dishwasher and Franke sink. The counter tops are silestone - quartz with anti-bacterial properties.
Woodlands Ave, Cabinteely
€745K DNG Stillorgan (01) 283 2700
The refurbishment of this 1960s semi-d has just been completed in the last month. The house was bought two years ago, a second house built in the garden and the original house completely refurbished. In total, there is now 2,067 sq ft of accommodation, with a living room, sitting room, dining room plus gleaming white high-spec kitchen and four bedrooms. The kitchen is lit with six roof windows and backs onto the garden via bi-folding doors that lead to a raised deck.
157 Seapark, Malahide
€695k Sherry FitzGerald Blanc (01) 845 4500
157 Seapark, Malahide, Co Dublin started out as a relatively standard semi-d in the mid-70s. It has spacious rooms and large windows. But the owners added to that and now, as well as its four bedrooms and downstairs lounge, there's a garden room and shiny kitchen, with granite work surfaces, porcelain-tiled floor and super smooth fitted cabinets. The garden room extension to the rear is a good size, bright and modern with a wooden beamed ceiling. It has coastal views and a door to the garden. Total floor space is 1,775 sq ft.