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Lismara, Kinlen Road, The Burnaby, Greystones, Co Wicklow

€1,450,000 - Asking Price For Sale by Private Treaty 265 sqm approx


Gracious living is epitomized by this truly exceptional detached double fronted Edwardian period residence. Built C.1905 and retaining all the character and charm of its period Lismara stands on sunny grounds totaling c.0.446 of an acre. Positioned on Kinlen Road in the Burnaby the location is both quiet and exclusive but is also within a short stroll of every amenity.

Lismara simply combines the best of house and garden. Gracious, beautifully appointed receptions with high ceilings, original ceiling coving, original fireplaces and bay windows flank the welcoming bright entrance hall. The main drawing room also offers french doors to one of the many sunny patios positioned around the property. To the rear we have a wonderful dining room with dual aspect overlooking the rear and side garden again with original fireplace and ceiling coving. The kitchen is bright and well fitted with Oil fired Alfa and utility room and Study / Playroom off. There are also French doors from here out onto the south east facing raised patio for any al fresco dining. The rear cloakroom and guest wc complete the accommodation at hall level.

Upstairs the simplicity of layout combined with the very bright nature of the house comes into its own. Off a fine spacious landing we find five well-appointed bedrooms. The principal suite benefits from the wonderful bay window and a large full bathroom ensuite. There are two further bedrooms to the front again all with original features and one with french doors to the period balcony which is a lovely feature. The two large double bedrooms to the rear also retain period features and the guest suite offers a walk in wardrobe and second ensuite. There is also a well fitted main bathroom and linen cupboard at this level.

Outside this property is most appealing, a gardeners delight, approached via electric gates with mature hedged boundaries there is a graveled drive with ample off street parking. Bordered by mature formal box hedging with rolling lawns and many colorful specimen plants and shrubs. There are large side gardens to both sides of Lismara which is positioned centrally in its gardens. Both patios make the most of their private sunny aspects and can be used to maximum advantage at various parts of the day. Again well planted they lead to the rear garden which is laid out in lawn with mature shrubs, thornless fruit bearing blackberry bushes and many other specimen plants.

Positioned within a short stroll of Greystones main street and Dart station Lismara offers unrivalled peace and tranquility. The location is truly ideal. Greystones main street with its colorful array of high quality shops, restaurants and amenities is on your doorstep, whilst Golf, Rugby, GAA and Sailing Clubs are all located nearby. A daily stroll along the North Beach can be an everyday occurrence for the discerning purchaser of this wonderful home or perhaps a dip in the sea for the more adventurous!


  • Hallway (2.08m x 7.87m)
  • Drawing Room (3.00m x 4.86m)
  • Living Room (4.55m x 4.86m)
  • Dining room (4.54m x 3.94m)
  • Kitchen/Breakfast room (7.15m x 3.91m)
  • Utility Room (1.57m x 2.77m)
  • Guest wc (1.06m x 1.80m)
  • Master Bedroom (4.68m x 5.00m)
  • En suite (2.29m x 3.30m)
  • Bedroom 2 (2.46m x 3.92m)
  • En suite (2.15m x 1.59m)
  • Walk in Wardrobe (2.15m x 2.32m)
  • Bathroom (2.08m x 2.68m)
  • Bedroom 3 (4.63m x 5.05m)
  • Bedroom 4 (4.62m x 4.01m)
  • Bedroom 5 (2.95m x 3.68m)

BER Information

  • Rating: BER E2
  • Number: 109765008
  • Energy Performance Indicator: 362.75

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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