Cannon Rock is a very fine detached family home with unique coastal sea views on circa 0.50 acre / 0.202 ha. of landscaped gardens on Upper Cliff Road. The property is set behind stone walls and timber gates, enjoying the utmost in privacy and seclusion. The surrounding area is zoned High Amenity, preventing any further development.
This tranquil home is situated on East Mountain adjacent to Upper and Lower Cliff Walks, one of the most sought after and highly regarded roads in the heart of Howth and within walking distance of Howth village.
Internally the atmosphere is welcoming and the interior is delightful, laid out over one level all the rooms have elegant proportions and are perfect for entertaining yet cosy for family life. The house has been designed so that all the main reception rooms capture the views of the garden and panoramic views over Ireland’s Eye, Lambay Island and the North Dublin Coast. The accommodation briefly comprises of an entrance hall with cloak room and guest wc, living room with mezzanine level, formal dining room, family room, kitchen, breakfast room, utility room, entrance porch, 4 double bedrooms (two en-suites), family bathroom and study/bedroom five.
The secluded gardens wrap around Cannon Rock encasing it in greenery and affording the house beautiful vistas over the ever changing seasonal gardens. To the front, there is parking for several cars and also a large detached double garage. Generous dual side access brings you to the rear garden which has been wonderfully landscaped and captures the serene setting of this lovely home. A generous lawn area is bordered with well stocked flower beds to include mature shrubs, trees and flowers including a wide variety of annuals and perennials. This attractive garden provides privacy, seclusion and colour throughout the year and would be ideal for the garden lover or indeed the growing family. In addition to this the beautiful site is surrounded by rolling fields and boasts truly unique sunset views.
Howth is a wonderful location, which offers amenities in abundance. There are numerous sports clubs (sailing, golf, football) and some fantastic coastal and hill walks. The village of Howth is renowned for its variety of specialist shops, schools, churches, library and a host of gastronomic pubs, fashionable restaurants and entertainment. There are excellent transport links to all parts of the capital, with a frequent bus on Thormanby Road (31) and DART station at Howth harbour.