- Outstanding location beside every amenity
- Generously proportioned and well laid out family accommodation
- Magnificent original period features
- Ample off street car parking
€995,000 - Asking Price Sold 326 sqm approx
Sherry FitzGerald is proud to present Arbutus, an imposing bay fronted Victorian family home dating from 1895 which has been lovingly maintained by its current owners of 20 years. This special home retains all of its original character and charm and occupies a highly regarded location which is simply second to none – being just a few moments stroll to the south beach, town centre and DART station. Standing in the peacefulness of its lovely gardens it is hard to believe all these amenities are virtually on the doorstep
The entrance porch with its original tiled floor leads to the spacious entrance hallway. On the left is the magnificent bright drawing room with intercommunicating sliding doors to the large dining room. On the right of the hall is the ‘Red Room’ a delightful sitting room overlooking the front garden behind which is the library/home office and cloakroom with WC and WHB. The back hall leads to the kitchen, playroom and laundry/utility room.
A lovely carved balustrade staircase leads to three bright and spacious upper landings of which there are six principle bedrooms, two of which have en-suite shower rooms with the master suite having a full en-suite bathroom and separate dressing room. There is also a family shower room on the first landing which has a superb original stain glass window and two arric rooms.
There are wonderful high ceilings with original decorative cornicing and centre roses in the hallway and principle rooms, feature period chimney pieces, an abundance of windows which infuse the rooms with natural light and folding timber shutters when the light is not required. The front upstairs rooms enjoy lovely vistas to the sea. An abundance of off street car parking is provided in the large driveway and there is vehicular access along the side of the house to the rear. The back garden is an oasis of tranquility perfect for young families to play in and enjoy al fresco dining.
Greystones is a very special place to live with its unrivalled variety of local amenities. These include a wide range of eateries, boutique shops, supermarkets, café’s and cosy pubs. An enviable range of sports facilities include rugby, soccer, GAA, and tennis clubs. Golf clubs at Greystones, Charlesland and Delgany, Shoreline swimming and fitness centre, outdoor athletics track and much more. The many local schools have an exceptionally good reputation. The new harbour, marina, seafront and south beach are a stroll away. The N11, M50, DART and Aircoach bring the county and capital city closer than ever before.
Arbutus is perfect for those seeking a wonderful period home in a tranquil and sought after setting, offering a fine quality of life within easy reach of the city and major centres of employment.