Philip Guckian

Philip Guckian

Associate Director

Sherry FitzGerald Country Homes, Farms & Estates

Key Skills:

Philip, who hails from Dunshaughlin, Co. Meath, and previously worked for one of our franchise members, was recruited by the Country Homes, Farms and Estates team in 2013. Now based at our Head Office in Ballsbridge, Philip now manages the department. Sherry Fitzgerald Country Homes, Farms and Estates are exclusive affiliates of Christies International Real Estate giving us the opportunity to market your property worldwide to 900 offices in 45 countries.

Experience:

Philip is an outstanding estate agent with a keen interest and insight into land and country houses with 12 years’ experience in the property market. His attention to detail and his property intuition, together with his emotional intelligence, make him a first class estate agent. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Property
  • Assoc. SCSI & Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Studies

Philip's Properties For Sale    View All

18 Churchfields, The K Club, Straffan, County Kildare

€1,300,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 442 sqm approx

A magnificently positioned architecturally designed modern home overlooking the 15th fairway of one of the world’s most prestigious golf resorts. No. 18 Churchfields enjoys a private setting within an exclusive development of 22 houses that overlooks the famous Arnold Palmer designed Ryder Cup course of 2006 at The K Club.

Built in 2006 no. 18 has a contemporary design to take full advantage of the view towards the rear of the residence looking over the golf course. With tiled floors throughout the ground floor and wooden panelling effect the residence is easily maintained and has underfloor heating. The entrance hall is an open space with feature staircase leading to the first floor. The lounge is open planned also with access to the patio through two double sliding doors. The fireplace is piped of gas. The TV room is a wonderful room to relax separate from the other areas of the ground floor. The kitchen has a modern design with granite worktop, electric and gas cooking hobs, American style fridge, double sink and integrated dishwasher. There is a superb guest bedroom with access to the rear and large ensuite. The ground floor is completed by a utility area and garage with electric door to the front of the residence. The first floor is just as impressive as the ground floor and has a large master bedroom with access to the wrap around balcony looking out onto the golf course. There is a large dressing room and impressive ensuite. There is 2 further bedrooms upstairs both with ensuites.

BER C3 Rating
Garraunbaun Lodge, Clifden, Connemara, Co Galway

€800,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms

A magnificently secluded 4 bedroom home approx. 300 sq.m / 3,230 sq. ft. in a majestic setting on approx. 5 acres, 11km/6 miles from the historical and picturesque town of Clifden, County Galway.

GARRAUNBAUN LODGE

Magnificently refurbished, Garraunbaun Lodge still retains a traditional feel, while incorporating some modern features throughout the house. The property has some stunning views over the surrounding countryside and includes views over Garraunbaun Lake to the rear. Extending to approximately 300 sq.m / 3,230 sq.ft the residence is nestled in a mature setting of trees, shrubs and pasture lands.

BER F Rating
11 Oxmantown Mall, Birr, County Offaly, R42 VK85

€1,290,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 418 sqm approx

An impeccable and elegant period residence with one of the most recognised addresses in Ireland located in the heart of the picturesque town of birr in the faithful county of Offaly.

Built in the 1820’s as part of the development of Oxmantown Mall from the new castle gates to the new Church of Ireland, the property was fully restored in 1992 and is opposite Birr Theatre and Arts Centre where you can enjoy all drama, dance, opera and comedy performances as well as the continually unfolding joys of Birr Castle gardens and parkland all year round.

This impeccable period home is probably one of the finest examples of a restored Georgian townhouse in Ireland, true to it’s original form. Original marble fireplaces, sash windows, superbly proportioned rooms, ornate front door case and fanlight, and supremely elegant decor, define it as an exceptional home. The entrance hall with its pitch pine flooring and feature staircase is a warm welcome. The breathtaking dining room is just off the hallway and makes for a very inviting entertaining room with feature marble fireplace, high ceilings, Doric columns and it enjoys aspects to both the Mall and the rear courtyard. There are two fine guest bedrooms also on this level wonderfully finished, one complete with en suite.

BER exempt

Philip's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Dean Hill, Hayes, Navan, County Meath Sale Agreed

€825,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 280 sqm approx

An impressive family home on 21 acres of pasture lands (approximately) positioned some 47 km / 29 miles from Dublin’s city centre, with access to all major road networks via the N2 and M3 motorway.

Built in 2000, Dean Hill is set back from the main road offering excellent privacy and space. The accommodation is well proportioned and extremely comfortable for all family purposes. A bright and generous reception hall, with feature staircase, links the entire first floor. The bright and spacious lounge and dining rooms are excellent for entertaining with feature solid fuel fireplace with marble surround. The kitchen, at the heart of the home, is a superb space with island unit and dining area. There is a bright southwest facing sunroom with doors leading to the patio are to the rear. Downstairs is complete with a TV room with a stove and utility room with w.c. On the first floor the there are four principal bedroom suites. The master suite has a fully tiled ensuite with shower. The upstairs is complete by a main bathroom with bath, shower, w.c and w.h.b.

GARDENS AND LANDS

BER C3 Rating
Newtown House, Abbeyknockmoy, Tuam, Co. Galway Sale Agreed

€995,000 - Asking Price|

Newtown House is a substantial Georgian property positioned in its own land with enchanting south facing views over the River Abbert which transects the front grounds and the countryside beyond. The house which is approached by a mature tree lined avenue, has been respectively restored in recent years by its current owners and now presents itself as a very comfortable and private family home. The accommodation is well arranged with well-proportioned and bright rooms. There are many fantastic Georgian features throughout the house, including large sash windows with shutters, corniced ceilings, panelled doors with architraves, reclaimed pitch pine floors (imported from the United States), marble and pine fire surrounds with decorative carvings.

To the rear of the main house is a substantial courtyard, flanked by four potential separate residences to include two single storey houses and further two storey houses subject to improvements. There is also some useful workshop space, and a large hayloft. The gardens are mainly laid out to lawns with some magnificent specimen trees, including a very rare and large Thuya tree and some substantive box hedging. The rear garden boast’s a well established orchard with apple and plum trees and further associated outbuildings. There are also seven stables, arena, and garage/workshop.

The property is accessed through the heavy wooden front door which opens into a lobby with further glazed doors opening into the impressive tiled floor entrance hall, with doors off and a sweeping staircase to the first floor. The ground floor comprises of six reception rooms including family drawing room, study, office, games room and family room bright and spacious dining room, bar room, morning room, two guest wc’s and family kitchen/dining room which boasts an oil fired Aga, pantry and access to the cellar.

BER exempt
Hunters Lodge, Neilstown, Bohermeen, Navan, County Meath Sale Agreed

€975,000 - Asking Price|315 sqm approx

Hunters Lodge is a magnificent luxury residence, and has recently been extensively refurbished to very high standards. The property incorporates all modern conveniences, while retaining the charm and grandeur of a modern country home with views over the surrounding countryside. The property is extremely private with electric gates offering excellent security. A beautiful stud railed tarmac driveway welcomes visitors to the property and gives stunning first impressions.

The accommodation is superbly arranged with the reception hall being a focal point for the home. The

principal reception rooms all benefit from generous proportions and enjoy good natural light. The formal sitting room is extremely spacious and features a stove with marble surround fireplace. The family room and kitchen provide wonderful entertaining space that has a relaxed atmosphere and is extremely comfortable and practical for everyday family living. The family room is linked to the garden by French doors that lead into a west facing barbeque area for those sunny summer evenings. The spacious utility area offers generous storage and accommodates all family needs. Downstairs is complete by the guest bedroom suite which can easily be used as an office.

BER B3 Rating