Top let: Views of the Aviva and Howth for €2,750pm
Apartment at Rexdon Court, Sandymount Ave, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 - Rent: €2,750 per month
The tenant of this three-bedroom apartment certainly won't be short of city access or views. With a wrap-around rooftop balcony you can see all the way from the Aviva Stadium to Howth, according to agent Kathrina Cahill, "and all this with the DART on your doorstep". The occupier will also have the RDS, St Vincent's Hospital and the busy village of Ballsbridge within strolling distance.
In fact there are three private balconies in the apartment itself from which to enjoy it all, timber-decked and glassed - the largest of which opens out from the open plan kitchen/dining/living space which is big enough for al fresco eating, while it can also be accessed from the dual-aspect side of this area giving all-day sunshine when it comes out to play.
Two of the bedrooms also each open out into a smaller balcony area. However the largest of all is the communal roof terrace which has the use of all residents in the block and is also decked with furniture and planters laid out.
On the inside, the accommodation in this first-floor unit (of which there are only two per storey) comprises a long wooden floored hallway with dramatic red walls off which there is a guest WC, main bathroom, three bedrooms (one could be used as a study), and the aforementioned living area towards the rear.
The kitchen, finished in contemporary wood and cream, high-gloss contrasting units with chrome handles, is fully fitted with appliances including an American fridge freezer, dishwasher, five-ring gas hob and oven, and there is a gas inset fire in the sitting room. This area has been fitted with black accents, including ceiling chandeliers and alcove flowered wallpaper.
The main bedroom is also en-suite. Although fully furnished, this can be let unfurnished should the tenant wish. There is gas fired central heating and also underfloor heating making the fully-tiled bathrooms that little bit easier on morning toes.
Exterior communal areas have been fully landscaped with trees, shrubbery and cobbled walk ways. Access to the underground car park is private, via a lift and this unit comes with a designated space along with a lock up storage area for golf clubs or other equipment.
Located opposite Bewley's Hotel on Sandymount Avenue, it's a handy 4km hop to St Stephen's Green.
Lease: One year.
Enquiries to: Home Locators (01) 679 5233.