€2,500,000 - Asking Price|7 Bedrooms, 775 sqm approx
Beautifully renovated and elegant period home on some 5 acres (2 hectares) of superb gardens and grounds overlooking the majestic River Liffey, all within walking distance of the quaint village of Athgarvan, County Kildare and located within easy access of Dublin city centre.
Athgarvan House is a superbly renovated home that incorporates a relaxed balance of modern day living with historical grandeur. The residence is beautifully positioned on an elevated position overlooking the River Liffey with wonderful landscaped gardens. The sounds and views of the river to the rear of the residence make this a truly special setting. The main house extends to approximately approx. 775 sq.m/ 8342 sq.ft and the true elegance of this residence shines through the ease at which it turns from a family home into an entertaining venue.
Once through the double doors of the porch, a large reception hall, complete with wooden flooring and detailed coving on the ceiling, is a welcoming space connecting to all principal reception rooms, and to the first floor from the impressive staircase. To the rear of the property there is a superb drawing room, perfect for entertaining, which catches sunlight throughout the morning and early afternoon. The drawing room comes with a pair of matching Bossi Fireplace. With its large sash windows, fully carpeted floors and panel effect walls, makes this a room for all guests to enjoy. There is a family room for everyday living with a marble surround fireplace, enjoying dual aspect of the gardens to the side and to the front of the house. The dining room is a magnificent formal room that one would expect from a house of this period and is finished with wall paper and wooden flooring. The hand painted kitchen, to the rear of the ground floor, is fully updated kitchen with tiled floors, recessed lighting and granite worktop. The kitchen also includes an integrated coffee machine, microwave, oven, hob, American style fridge, electrical disposer and steamer. The ground floor, complete with office to the front of the house with wooden flooring, also has a guest bathroom.