4 of a kind... 4-Beds in Dublin
15 Abington, Malahide, Co Dublin €1,390,000
This detached double-fronted residence is located in the upmarket Abington development, close to Malahide village centre and within easy reach of the Dart station for those wanting to commute into the city centre, and Dublin Airport for those travelling further afield.
The house is decorated in a neutral, tasteful style and has been impeccably maintained. There is 250sqm of living space.
The dual-aspect drawing room with its white marble fireplace overlooks both the front and side gardens. Double doors lead to the family room, which in turn leads to the sun room overlooking the mature rear gardens.
A country style kitchen has granite worktops and is fitted with quality appliances including a Neff oven and hob and an integrated fridge-freezer. There's a separate utility room and a guest lavatory, and a games room overlooking the front garden.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms. The master bedroom has a walk-in wardrobe and both the master bedroom and guest bedroom are en-suite. There is also a study at first floor level together with the family bathroom.
No 15 lies behind electronic security gates, and stands on almost half an acre of garden, with lawns, a shrubbery and patio areas. There's room for trampolines and swings and slides, and every bit of play equipment that a young family might want, as well as for growing a few vegetables.
A detached garage is currently used as a games room/bar area, and has its own loo and plenty of storage space in the loft area.
No 15 has gas-fired central heating and a BER of C2.
Agent: Sherry FitzGerald Blanc (01) 845 4500
Step up in Stepaside
17 Stepaside Park is a detached four-bedroom family home with 175sqm of living space. The house has been extended in recent years and now includes a large open-plan living space to the rear, as well as an attic conversion. On the ground floor, there's an entrance hallway, dining room, drawing room and playroom, as well as the kitchen / breakfast / living area, plus a separate utility room and downstairs loo. Upstairs, there are four bedrooms - the master is en suite - and a family bathroom. The attic space has an en suite shower room. Outside there is off-street parking for two cars to the front, while the south-west facing rear garden has a raised deck area ideal for eating out of doors. The Glencairn Luas stop is close by.
Agent: Hunters (01) 289 7840
Knock knock in Castleknock
4 Bramley Court in Castleknock is a double-fronted four-bed family home located in a quiet cul-de-sac off the Carpenterstown Road. There's 147sqm of living space in total. On the ground floor this is made of up of an entrance hall with guest lavatory, living room with bay window, polished limestone fireplace and double doors leading to the dining room, plus an extended open-plan kitchen. This has a kitchen island and breakfast bar, a dining area and sitting area, and French doors leading to the rear garden. There's a separate utility room with access to the garden, and also with a door to the family room. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, the master en suite. There are two more bedrooms and a family bathroom.
Agent: Sherry FitzGerald (01) 820 1800
De-camp to D12 doer-upper
This four-bed semi-detached home at 94 Kimmage Road West in Dublin 12 comes with full planning permission for a large two-storey extension to the side and back. Currently in need of upgrading, the property has the potential to make an excellent contemporary family home. There is 122sqm of living space, with an entrance hall, living room, breakfast room and kitchen, plus guest lavatory, on the ground floor, and four bedrooms and the main bathroom upstairs. The back garden has a paved patio area and is laid mainly in lawn, with a Barna shed, glasshouse and mature fruit trees. Kimmage Road West is within walking distance of a good selection of schools including Templeogue and Terenure Colleges, and Our Lady's and St Pius National Schools.
Agent: Hunters (01) 493 5410