Four on the market: on South Circular Road
A selection of four properties currently for sale on South Circular Road.
Aghade, 531 South Circular Road
€775k Sherry FitzGerald Sundrive, (01) 492 2444
Aghade last sold in 2014, fetching €500,000 in April of that year, according to the Property Price Register. It's had a complete refurbishment and has been extended to 1,604 sq ft. The ground floor has two reception rooms communicating through sliding doors, and the rear dining room has doors to the garden. The extended kitchen is at the back and is dual-aspect with a skylight as well. Upstairs there are three bedrooms (one en suite) and above that is an en suite attic room with two skylights. The Rialto Luas stop is about three minutes' walk from here, and St James's Hospital is at the end of the street.
290 South Circular Road
€525k Felicity Fox, (01) 633 4431
Next door to 290 South Circular Road is the former John Player tobacco factory, which is supposed to be developed for housing. No290 measures 1,284 sq ft on two floors, with two bedrooms on the first floor and a bathroom on the return with a claw foot bath and separate shower. There are two reception rooms downstairs - a living room with an open fire and a TV room with a solid-fuel stove - and the kitchen is at the back. Double doors there lead to the back garden, which is some 47ft long with paving, artificial grass and some mature trees.
549 South Circular Road
€700k Owen Reilly, (01) 475 1275
New to the market is 549 South Circular Road, which has had a total makeover and an extension since its last sale in 2012 (for €450,000). The extension in 2015 added a dual-aspect kitchen and dining room with French doors to a sandstone-paved southerly garden. There are also the two traditional reception rooms on the ground floor, both with original fireplaces and solid timber floors, and the front one with a bay window. There's one bedroom on the return level and another two on the first floor, the main one with an en-suite shower, plus the family bathroom with a claw foot tub. In all, the floor area is 1,668 sq ft.
9 South Circular Road
€1.1M Lisney Leeson Street, (01) 662 4511
No9 is at the city end of the South Circular, close to Harrington Street, and is on the southern side of the street so it has a south-facing back garden, mainly paved but with red-brick raised beds. The house is 2,519 sq ft including a self-contained flat in the basement which could be reunited with the main house. It consists of a kitchen, living room, bedroom and study. In the main house, at entrance level are two reception rooms, with marble fireplaces, ceiling cornice and ceiling rose, and a kitchen, and the first floor has another four bedrooms with a bathroom on the return.