Philip Guckian

Philip Guckian

Manager

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

Wilkinstown House, Navan, County Meath

€775,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 315 sqm approx

A most attractive and well-proportioned country home pleasantly positioned within some 5 acres of pleasure grounds located in the heart of the Royal County of Meath.

Wilkinstown House enjoys a magnificent pastoral setting, some 10 km / 6 miles from the historic town of Navan. With a population of around 28,500 and being some 50 km / 31 miles from Dublin, Navan is a major commuter suburb, with many people residing there and working in Dublin City. The newly constructed M3 motorway connects Navan with Dublin and the M50 motorway. Navan has extensive shopping facilities and all services, amenities including restaurants for all family needs. Navan is in the county of Meath which is famously named ‘The Royal County’ due to its history as the seat of the High King of Ireland. Meath is the 14th largest county in Ireland and the 9th in terms of population.

Built in the late 18th century, Wilkinstown House is set in of the main road allowing for privacy and space. The accommodation inside is well proportioned and is extremely comfortable and has been restored to the highest standards. With magnificent attention to detail. A generous reception hall links the entire downstairs with the newly extended kitchen taking pride on the ground floor. The main stairs leads to a fantastic, bright landing area and the bedroom accommodation comprises 4 bedrooms including master bedroom suite. Overall the accommodation at Wilkinstown House presents a comfortable family home with fine reception rooms for entertaining, yet extremely manageable. Retaining many of its original features the house has great character and has been beautifully and patiently restored to this magnificent residence standing today.

BER exempt
Ballybaun Stud, Rathnure, Enniscorthy, County Wexford

€1,150,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms

A MAGNIFICENT PERIOD HOME WITH SUPERB STUD FARM FACILITIES, PRIVATELY LOCATED ON APPROX. 42.5 ACRES / 17 HECTARES OF SUPERB GARDENS AND GROUNDS WITH EXCELLENT GRAZING LANDS.

BALLYBAUN HOUSE

Ballybaun House extending to approximately 2799 sq. ft. / 260 sq. m. is magnificently proportioned house overlooking the stud and the lands of the farm. A large reception hall, fully carpeted and complete with feature staircase leading to the first floor, is a warm welcome. The large dual aspect entertaining space; drawing room and bar area, with a feature marble fireplace is a wonderful area for hosting parties or relaxing in. For everyday use, the dining room and lounge a superb for the family and are linked to the kitchen with its tiled flooring and marble worktop.

BER F Rating
Corrageen, Rathnure, Enniscorthy, County Wexford

€720,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 344 sqm approx

Corrageen House is positioned at the end of a country lane and has the seclusion desired by many. Over the two miles of its length the lane climbs some two hundred metres, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside and bringing us to the pristine natural beauty of the Blackstairs Mountains (special conservation area), with its hill walks and nature trails. The substantial late 17th century farm house has been expertly restored and extended to create a warm family home.

The family area, with its original forge fireplace taking centre stage in the main room, links superbly with the sun room, creating a wonderful space to enjoy long summer evenings or to be cosy by the fire in winter. The Andrew Ryan handcrafted kitchen, with its AGA, cut stone walls and tiled floors, is at the heart of the house and includes a generous area for informal dining. Glass doors lead out of the kitchen to a sheltered courtyard, excellently suited for barbequing. The TV room, with its wood-burning stove and wooden floors, is just off the guest bedroom, the latter including a walk-in storage area and an ensuite. The downstairs is completed by a large utility area with Belfast sink and WC off.

On the first floor there are further 3 bedrooms. The master suite has a wonderfully warm feel to it, with upper garden access, a walk-in area and an ensuite. The first floor is completed by a family bathroom.

BER C3 Rating

Philip's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Darnley House, Clonard, County Meath Sold

€850,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 278 sqm approx

A superbly restored period home enjoying a magnificent setting with verdant pastoral views and with the benefit of excellent equestrian facilities and grazing over 26.5 acres / 10.7 hectares. Extensive road frontage and independent agricultural entrance, positioned some 56 km / 34 miles from Dublin’s City Centre with access to all major road networks via the N4 and M4 Motorway.

Darnley House is a magnificently constructed Georgian home that incorporates a beautiful balance of modern living with the historic grandeur of a country home. The main house extends to approximately 3,000 sq. ft / 278 sq.m and comprises 3 reception rooms and 4 bedrooms. The true elegance of this residence shines through the ease at which it turns from a family home into an entertaining venue, linking superbly with the gardens and grounds.

A bright entrance hall with fully tiled floors and feature staircase is a welcoming area when entering the house. The fully carpeted dining room to the right is rich and vibrant with the drawing room to the left of the entrance hall featuring a superb marble fireplace. Both reception rooms have excellent light with the dual aspect to the front and side of the residence. To the rear there are superb relaxing areas; the kitchen and family area combining to create a warm inviting space for everyday living and indeed entertaining. Double doors lead to a bright southwest facing patio area perfect for barbequing. The first floor, with its four principal bedrooms, is just as impressive as the ground floor accommodation offering the same restrained elegance. The master bedroom suite is spacious and comfortable.

BER E2 Rating
Whitfield Court, Kilmeaden, Co Waterford Sale Agreed

€1,350,000 - Asking Price|11 Bedrooms, 1,200 sqm approx

‘An outstanding residential estate complete with a classically proportioned period mansion and charming gate lodge set amongst attractive parkland and woodlands and all only 4 miles from Waterford City and 6 miles from the sea.’

Set in about 160 acres / 65 hectares with up to a total of 230 acres / 93 hectares (approx.) available.

Mansion House 13,905 sq.ft. / 1,292 sq.m Gate Lodge 761 sq.ft. / 71 sq.m.

BER exempt
Croneybyrne House, Croneybyrne Demesne, Rathdrum, County Wicklow Sale Agreed

€1,750,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 570 sqm approx

A delightfully restored and beautifully presented Georgian family residence built in 1820, privately located on some 17 acres of superb gardens and grounds with verdant pastoral views, and with the benefit of excellent equestrian facilities.

Croneybyrne House is a magnificently restored property that incorporates all modern conveniences, while still retaining the charm and grandeur of a traditional country home. The main house extends to approximately 570 sq. m. / 6,135 sq. ft. and is positioned on a beautifully elevated site looking over the surrounding landscaped gardens.

The true elegance of this residence shines through the ease at which it turns from a family home into an entertaining venue. A large reception hall, with splendid feature marble fireplace with stove and tiled floors, connects to all the principal reception rooms and to the first floor, with its impressive staircase to the lower ground and first floor. The drawing room to the rear, with superb high ceilings, is a wonderful entertaining room with dual aspect windows looking over the pasture lands to the side and back of the residence. Sliding doors lead to the dining room to the front of the property, with marble surround fireplace. The kitchen, at the heart of the residence, has a very homely atmosphere and embraces traditional elements such as the marble worktops and limestone sink. The kitchen houses an electrical AGA completing this quintessential country kitchen, making it a truly warm and inviting space. A door leads out the south facing terraced area that makes for a wonderful entertaining venue for barbequing in the summer months. The ground floor is finished with a cloak room and w.c.

BER C3 Rating