Daphne L. Kaye

Daphne L. Kaye

Director

Sherry FitzGerald Foxrock

Daphne is a Director of Sherry FitzGerald and a Fellow of both the S.C.S.I. and R.I.C.S. In 2015 Sherry FitzGerald acquired Daphne L. Kaye & Associates – a high profile Estate Agency established and run by Daphne for over 30
years.

As one of the most prominent and highly regarded Agents, Daphne is known for her wealth of knowledge of the Dublin residential market. Daphne’s reputation of excellence is built on her proven negotiation skills and a practical hands on approach.

Daphne L.'s Properties For Sale    View All

Thornfield, Westminster Road, Foxrock, Dublin 18, D18 E2N1

€3,250,000 - Asking Price|6 Bedrooms, 522 sqm approx

“Thornfield” is an impressive detached double fronted Tudor period style residence standing on secluded and private grounds of c .5 acres. Set behind electronic gates and approached via a sweeping driveway, this quality family home is ideally located in a tranquil setting in the heart of olde Foxrock within a leisurely stroll of the village.

The residence is a property of distinction taking centre stage on magnificent private mature gardens. Everything about this home exudes quality and wonderful craftsmanship, from the Adams fireplaces, bespoke tiled flooring, bespoke fitted kitchen, mahogany internal doors and architraves, stunning bathroom fittings and the swimming pool complex in the basement to name but a few.

The spacious and well proportioned accommodation extends to 5,617 sq ft (521.8 sq mt). Presented to the most exacting of standards, this exquisite property offers the discerning purchaser all the space one could require. The splendid reception hallway with stunning Adams fireplace gives access to all reception rooms. The main reception rooms all open off the hallway and include the drawing room / dining room, tv room, and snug all with views over different areas of the gardens. The stairwell leads to a galleried landing with two bedrooms to the front and two to the rear. All bedrooms on this level have en suite shower rooms and the principle bedroom enjoys a dressing area with free standing bath and French doors leading to a balcony. The upper floor has two further bedrooms, one currently used as a study and a bathroom. In the basement there is a swimming pool complex which houses a games room, wc, plant room, heated swimming pool, hot tub, sauna and shower.

BER D1 Rating
Cooldrinagh, Kerrymount Avenue, Foxrock, Dublin 18, D18 E135

€3,500,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 381 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald present Cooldrinagh, a stunning detached residence of exceptional quality of set on circa 1 acre of beautifully landscaped gardens.

Cooldrinagh was designed F.G. Hicks in 1903 and built by Samuel Beckett’s father William in 1903. It is a wonderful example of the Arts & Crafts style. The property is steeped in history, being the birthplace and former family home of Samuel Beckett, who spent his childhood there. The property has been refurbished in recent years under the supervision of renowned London based heritage architect Philip Dinkel.

Internally no expense has been spared in creating a luxuriously appointed yet comfortable home where the old combines effortless with modern convenience. The well-balanced accommodation is both spacious and light filled with the main reception rooms and bedrooms overlooking the glorious sun drenched gardens which are very private.

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Kenure, Westminster Road, Foxrock, Dublin 18, D18 C6K3

€4,950,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 510 sqm approx

Kenure is undoubtedly one of Foxrock’s finest family homes, standing on 1 acre (approx) of wonderfully secluded, mature and imaginatively laid out gardens.

Extensively remodeled with great flair and meticulous attention to detail in c. 2007, Kenure now provides 5,490sq.ft./510sq.m. approx. of stunningly elegant and superbly appointed accommodation.

Of particular note is the spacious hallway with its feature marble antique mantelpiece. Off the hall is the elegant dining room and very impressive interconnecting drawing room and living room which in turn accesses the music/sunroom. The kitchen is an outstanding feature of the property, having been designed for catering on a large scale and includes an extensive range of Bulthaup wall and floor units and large island unit. The fitted electrical equipment includes an extensive range of Gaggenau appliances including 2 dishwashers, fan oven, steam oven, warming drawer, microwave and 5 ring gas hob. There are also two Sub-Zero fridges - one fridge/freezer and a double width America style fridge, wine cooler, 2 incinerators, 3 sinks and feature 5 oven electric AGA.

BER B2 Rating

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13 Carrickmines Chase, Carrickmines Wood, Carrickmines, Dublin 18 Sale Agreed

€565,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 108 sqm approx

A wonderful opportunity awaits to acquire a particularly spacious three bed mid terrace property in this highly popular development. Built to an exceptionally high standard by Park Developments, No.13 Carrickmines Chase is presented in excellent decorative order throughout with many attractive features including solid wood floors and staircase, light filled rooms, stylish fully fitted kitchen and a large rear garden. This fine home is sure to be of interest to a wide range of discerning purchasers and must be seen to be fully appreciated.

The ground floor comprises; entrance hall with a spacious store room and guest cloakroom with a wash hand basin and w.c, bright living room to the front with large bay window, and a kitchen/dining room which spans the width of the property and opens to a delightful garden. On the first floor there are two spacious double bedrooms, the main with the added benefit of a walk in wardrobe, en-suite shower room and doors to a balcony overlooking the garden, a single bedroom with fitted wardrobes, and a Jack and Jill style family bathroom. The rear garden measures an impressive 18m long (approx.) which is laid in lawn with a generous deck surrounded by attractive paving and a garden shed offering outdoor storage. To the front there is ample parking.

Carrickmines Wood affords residents great ease of access to a host of amenities both social and essential in surrounding areas. These include the 110 acre Cabinteely Park, which is literally on your door step. Local shopping including restaurants and coffee shops in both the villages of Foxrock and Cabinteely. Excellent transport amenities including the M50, N11 and the LUAS at Carrickmines. The area benefits from many recreational amenities including several local Tennis, Rugby, Golf and GAA clubs and marine leisure activities in nearby Dun Laoghaire. Some of Dublin’s top schools are close by including St Brigid’s, Holly Park, Loreto Foxrock, and convenient to Mount Anville, St Andrews, Willow Park and Blackrock College.

BER C2 Rating
14 Hyde Park Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin Sold

€1,250,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 253 sqm approx

A truly superb fully modernized and extended detached home on a large south-west facing corner site in a quiet cul de sac just off Mount Merrion Avenue.

This wonderful bright and spacious home which benefits from a fantastic studio/lounge and kitchen extension has been tastefully upgraded and decorated in Farrow and Ball paint with great effect to provide a first class home in this prime location. Superbly located within walking distance of Blackrock village with its many amenities and facilities including boutique shops, restaurants, coffee shops and two shopping centres. Monkstown village and the various sea promenades are within easy reach. Transport links include the N11, QBC, Rock Road and DART offering great access to Dublin city centre and beyond. Many of Dublin’s premier schools are close at hand including Booterstown National Schools, Willow Park, Blackrock College, St Andrew’s College, Loreto Foxrock and Mount Anville as are Smurfit Business School and UCD. St Vincents Hospital and the Blackrock Clinic are within five minutes driving distance.

BER C3 Rating
Nendrum, Knocksinna, Foxrock, Dublin 18, D18 CN11 Sold

€2,250,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 465 sqm approx

Standing on cultivated grounds of approx. 0.35 acre adjacent to Foxrock Golf Course, Nendrum is an imposing detached 5 bedroom residence enjoying seclusion and privacy in a tranquil setting with the benefit of an all day sunny orientation. The exceedingly bright interiors extend to approx. 465 sq m (5,000 sq ft ) and comprises well proportioned accommodation with rooms of excellent dimensions. Tastefully presented and appointed to an exacting high standard, Nendrum is a quality Foxrock family residence that has been carefully upgraded and maintained. Approached via electronic gates and a gravelled driveway, the delightful grounds surround the property offering a truly wonderful setting in a location that is highly sought after.

The interior is characterised by wonderful light filled, open spaces, generously proportioned rooms and excellent well appointed finishes. The ground floor is designed to offer a wonderful flow which is ideal for entertaining. A large welcoming Reception Hallway is the pivotal point of the ground floor and opens through to many different reception rooms including an open plan, bay fronted, Dining room / Family room, a Drawing room, a superb Kitchen Breakfast room with a domed skylight as well as the Norman Pratt designed Conservatory / Sun room with french doors opening on to the spectacular gardens to the rear. Upstairs, there are five generous Bedrooms, four with ensuite facilities as well as an additional shower room for guests.

The superbly appointed residence stands on glorious landscaped and excellently planted gardens surrounded by a tall mature hedge and granite wall offering complete privacy. Electric gates open through to a gravelled area providing an abundance of parking space to the front and side. To the rear, a patio with a seating area and a charming pergola, cleverly designed around a magnificent mature willow, flows onto manicured lawns with vibrant colourful borders, offering great space to enjoy the ideal south-west orientation. An office / studio space and garden sheds are discreetly nestled amongst some of the specimen trees and shrubs at the far end of the gardens.

BER C2 Rating