€895,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 160 sqm approx
Welcome to 42 Longwood Avenue – a handsome, age-mellowed brick, 4 bedroom late-Victorian family home with sunny south-westerly garden and large garage to rear. Superbly located and positioned on this sought-after road in the heart of fashionable Portobello with all social and essential amenities on your doorstep.
In the same family since the 1950s, No.42 has been upgraded and refurbished in recent years and now presents in very good order throughout – fresh, neutral décor complement the wonderful period features retained throughout from intricate ceiling cornicing to attractive fireplaces. Offering impressive and well-appointed accommodation over two levels, the accommodation within totals 160sq.m./1717sq.ft. approx. and comprises 3 generous reception rooms, two of which interconnect, kitchen and shower room at ground floor level with 4 bedrooms (3 doubles) and bathroom upstairs. The rear garden (L.19m approx.) enjoys the much-coveted sunny south-westerly orientation and features a large garage at the base with vehicular access to a gated laneway (accessed off Upper Clanbrassil Street).
Superbly located within the historic limits of the city, Longwood Avenue enjoys a very high level of amenity. The Grand Canal at the top of the road has a pedestrian towpath and a cycle path, which run from Portobello to Shelbourne Road and the Grand Canal Basin. The trendy urban district of Camden Quarter, along with the town centre of Rathmines offer all of the facilities for day-to-day living. Local coffee houses and eateries include Little Bird, Bibi’s, The Bretzel Bakery and Bastible to name only a few. Grafton Street and St Stephen’s Green are a short cycle away on a Dublin Bike with two stations closeby at Grantham Street and Portobello Bridge.