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6 South Place, The Old Burnaby, Greystones, Co Wicklow

€1,345,000 - Asking Price For Sale by Private Treaty 316 sqm approx

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  • Striking design maximizing solar gain
  • High level specification
  • Prestigious Burnaby address
  • Bedroom balconies looking out to sea
  • Usual mains laid on
  • Natural gas powered underfloor central heating throughout
  • A rating BER for economic overheads
  • Centralised TV and sound distribution cabling
  • Video/Intercom electric gates
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A unique architect designed new build house with light filled floating roof. (Frank Lloyd Wright inspired.) This bespoke style elegant home is complemented by elegant surroundings on The Old Burnaby, set on about ¼ acre in a quiet cul de sac off the confluence of Burnaby and Portland Roads.

A client commissioned award winning architect Colum O’Broin and Associates to design two linked homes of exceptional appeal, together set on

the grounds of “Cedars” residence (demolished to facilitate the development); one of which is retained for his personal use, the other for sale – hence this unrivalled opportunity.

Employing a mellow brick front elevation, and painstakingly detailed to catch the light; to lend proportion and scale; to invite the garden into the house and

create a courtyard/“room outside”/terrace; all the while delivering on modern amenity while exuding certain character influenced by the arts and crafts/art deco eras, the house has been built to exacting standards and with energy efficiency in mind. Kitchen design, bathroom luxury, living and bedroom spaces all to the highest specification to delight a purchaser.

Private viewing the next door residence will be arranged for interested purchasers to see the finished “show-home”..

Brick-faced to front, other elevations are of rendered concrete block cavity wall construction with certain decorative features, and hard landscaping to complement.

Enjoying a sun soaked garden just a stone’s throw from Greystones’ South Beach, the non-pareil location is enviable; about three to five – minutes’ walk from the

DART station, library and neighbourhood shops.

Leisure and sporting interests are well catered for, with rugby, tennis, lawn bowls, soccer and GAA clubs nearby. Greystones Golf Club is a mere walk from the “19th”; and there is a bridge convention centre close to the harbour.

The town’s new marina and harbour are but a stroll away and there is an excellent choice of local schools at primary and secondary levels.

For commuters, there are city bound buses, DART and outer commuter trains, easy access to the N11/M11/M50 motorway corridor; and of course the “Aircoach Direct” service to Dublin airport picks up and drops off at the station. Cherrywood Luas and Dundrum Town Centre are a quick run up the M50; and some of Co Wicklow’s most treasured scenery is on the doorstep.

This is an opportunity to acquire a designer residence one of a kind, and we strongly recommend consideration.

BER Information

  • Rating: BER A3
  • Number: 109683995
  • Energy Performance Indicator: 55.81

About the Area

The town of Greystones is located on the east coast just south of Bray Head. Originally a small fishing village, Greystones has grown significantly over the past number of years, but has not lost its friendly and welcoming village atmosphere. With frequent rail connections to Dublin and Wexford and excellent motorway access to the N11, Greystones is the ideal location for commuters. Superb restaurants, unique specialist shops, beaches, pubs, golf courses and driving range are all close to the town centre.

Rugby, soccer, hurling, Gaelic football, swimming, leisure centre activities, sailing, fishing, rowing, tennis, basketball and baseball are well catered for. The new Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park is Ireland’s premier sports facility with its magnificent running track, skateboard park and sporting fields.

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