Helen McCarthy

Helen McCarthy

Negotiator

Sherry FitzGerald Sandymount

Helen completed the MIAVI course in 1982 and worked in residential property sales for a number of years. Helen returned to the world of property joining Sherry FitzGerald in 2012. In the intervening years Helen raised her family and completed a Diploma in Interior Architecture from RHODEC and a Certificate in Visual Arts Practice from NCAD.

Helen has a keen interest in residential property and specializes in the staging and presentation of property for sale. Helen is local to Sandymount, having lived in the village for almost thirty years and has an in depth knowledge of the local property market.

Helen's Properties For Sale    View All

137 Ringsend Park, Ringsend, Dublin 4

€695,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 150 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald is delighted to bring 137 Ringsend Park to the market. This charming early twentieth century home was built in an era when houses were endowed with generous gardens and it is the gardens which are a particularly lovely feature of this property. A large railed front garden, laid in lawn with mature shrubs and with ample off street parking, leads to a house which has boundless potential. Entered via a porch the downstairs accommodation all leads of an inner hall. A living room, with gas effect fire, looks out onto the front garden. A spacious kitchen/ dining room with glass door to the rear garden is bright and sunny throughout the day. There is also a bright double bedroom to the rear of the property and a shower room with separate wc. A large utility room is accessed from the garden but could easily be incorporated into the main house. Upstairs there are two further bedrooms, both of which are spacious doubles.

A very large rear garden, which can be accessed via a pedestrian gate from the front of the property, benefits from a sunny south facing aspect which ensures light throughout the day.

The convenience of this location cannot be overstated and has made it one of the most popular areas for buyers in the Dublin market. While the city centre is the shortest of commutes away Sandymount and Ballsbridge villages with all their shops and restaurants are just a short stroll away as is Sandymount Strand while some of Dublin’s best schools are within easy reach.

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102 Wilfield Road, Sandymount, Dublin 4

€800,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 116 sqm approx

A superb opportunity to acquire a charming red brick end of terrace home, situated at the end of this quiet and sought after cul-de-sac off Sandymount Avenue. In the same family since 1938 and now requiring refurbishment, No. 102 represents an ideal opportunity for those wanting to utilise their imagination and creative skills to transform it into a very comfortable home in one of Dublin's most sought after locations.

The well laid out accommodation comprises tiled entrance porch, entrance hallway, good sized living room to the front which interconnects to the dining room which overlooks the rear garden through the outdoor sun room. Located to the rear of the house is the kitchen / breakfast room with access to the garden. A sunroom is accessed from the garden along with a utility room and guest wc. Upstairs there are four bedrooms, shower room and separate wc.

To the front, there is a railed garden with potential for off street car parking, subject to planning permission. To the rear, there is a generous south west facing garden with separate garage, separate utility room and outdoor toilet.

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Errisbeg, 31 Park Avenue, Sandymount, Dublin 4, D04 R156

€3,250,000 - Asking Price|6 Bedrooms, 367 sqm approx

Errisbeg offers a rare and exciting opportunity to acquire a particularly impressive semi-detached period residence, providing wonderfully elegant and light filled accommodation with beautifully landscaped west facing gardens.

The property is well set back from the road with generous off street car parking and provides 360sqm / 3,950sqft (approx.) of elegant and tastefully presented accommodation incorporating many original period features including stained glass, ceiling cornices and centre roses, making it a truly magnificent family home, located on Sandymount’s premier residential road in one of Dublin’s most sought after and convenient locations. In addition, the property benefits from generous space to the side which offers excellent scope to extend the existing accommodation, subject to planning permission.

The accommodation comprises outer hall with glazed double doors leading to the inner hall. There are two beautifully proportioned bay windowed reception rooms either side of the hall with double doors and steps from the sitting room leading to the large open plan living / kitchen / dining room. This is a great everyday space with an AGA acting as a cosy focal point to the room and opens out to the sunny garden. A cloakroom, utility room and shower room complete the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs, there are six bedrooms (one currently used as a study) including two very generous original attic rooms, two of the bedrooms with generous ensuite bathrooms. One of the bathrooms can also be accessed from the landing.

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Helen's Properties Recently Sold    View All

38 St. John's, Park Avenue, Sandymount, Dublin 4 Sale Agreed

€735,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 128 sqm approx

Welcome to 38 St. John’s, Park Avenue, a bright, comfortable and beautifully appointed four bedroom, 3 storey townhouse. Tucked away in this exclusive and modern development which has been cleverly planned and constructed in keeping with the gracious Victorian ambience of Park Avenue, St. John’s is sure to appeal to a range of purchasers from owner occupiers to investors alike.

With a handsome red brick façade, no. 38 does not disappoint. The ground floor features a welcoming entrance hall, a modern and well fitted kitchen/breakfast room with a good range of built in wall and floor units, a well-proportioned light filled living room leading to the conservatory which overlooks the landscaped city garden. A utility room completes this level. On the first floor, there are three bedrooms and a shower room. The entire second floor comprises of the master bedroom with built-in wardrobes, generous eaves storage and an en-suite bathroom. This charming home overlooking the communal grounds also benefits from off street parking and a landscaped city garden to the rear which is not overlooked and backing onto ‘Monkstown Rugby Club’.

Situated at the Sydney Parade end of Park Avenue, the property enjoys one of the city’s most sought after and convenient locations with an extensive choice of amenities close by such as the excellent boutiques, shops, pubs and restaurants in Sandymount village, seaside walks along Sandymount strand and Sydney Parade DART station. Sports enthusiasts are also very well catered for with an excellent selection of sports grounds within minutes’ walk including Railway Union, Monkstown Rugby Club, Pembroke Cricket Club, the Y.M.C.A and of course the state of the art Lansdowne Road (Aviva) football stadium. The bus terminus is also outside the development at St Johns Church providing a frequent bus service to the city centre.

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5 Londonbridge Road, Sandymount, Dublin 4 Sale Agreed

€850,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 138 sqm approx

Number 5 Londonbridge Road is a most attractive late Victorian residence, ideally positioned close to the junction of Tritonville Road. It boasts an almost unparalleled sense of convenience. Tastefully upgraded and extended in 2014, this fine home combines the perfect fusion of period features, charm and character of the Victorian era with a modern, chic light filled interior. A superb property with a wealth of well-proportioned accommodation, a fantastic family home on a very desirable residential road.

Beyond its attractive aged brick façade, lies a versatile, superbly well-appointed home, where attention to detail, light, space and style combine to create the perfect mix for modern family living. An inviting entrance hall leads to superb double reception rooms with original features, which in turn lead into a magnificent, open-plan, light filled, bespoke kitchen and dining area, perfect for entertaining with the added bonus of underfloor heating, a must on those cold winter mornings! A spacious guest w.c. complete the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs, there are three bedrooms (one with an en suite) and a family bathroom. In addition, the property further benefits from solar panels which heat the domestic water.

This ultra-trendy and sought-after location offers a range of excellent shops and restaurants close by on Bath Avenue, including The Bath, The Old Spot, Slattery’s, The Chop House, Farmer Browns and Juniors. All the amenities of nearby Sandymount Village, coupled with excellent transport facilities make this an ideal location. The property benefits from being close to all the principal primary schools including Star of the Sea, Lakelands and St. Mathews and secondary schools including St. Michael’s, St. Andrew’s, Muckross Park and Teresians. It is within a short drive of the central business districts of Merrion Square, Fitzwilliam Square, the IFSC and Grand Canal Dock. The RDS and Aviva Stadium are within a short stroll and the airport is a 15-minute drive via the port tunnel.

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40 Ailesbury Mews, Sandymount, Dublin 4 Sold

€440,000 - Asking Price|2 Bedrooms, 74 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald are delighted to present No. 40 Ailesbury Mews to the market. A deceptively spacious end of terrace townhouse is situated in the heart of Dublin 4 enjoying everything both Ballsbridge and Sandymount have to offer. This charming two bedroom home is sure to appeal to those looking for a home in a quiet, mature setting close to excellent public transport.

Laid out over two floors, this property offers well-appointed living accommodation with a spacious living room and kitchen / dining room at ground floor. Upstairs there are two generous double bedrooms and a fully fitted bathroom. There is ample storage provided with built in units in both bedrooms and under stairs storage, not to mention the attic space which has been fully insulated and floored to provide ample storage space.

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