Search Property
Search Residential Property
Try an advanced search?

2 Dartmouth Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6, D06 EE03

€2,850,000 - Asking Price Sale Agreed 386 sqm approx

Description

No 2 Dartmouth Road is a handsome semi-detached two storey over garden level period residence, extending to approximately 4,155sqft, retaining all of the charm and character synonymous with its era. This is an unrivalled opportunity to acquire a magnificent residence of great charm and appeal, ideally positioned on this popular residential road just off Upper Leeson Street and moments from St Stephen’s Green. The house also has a lovely leafy outlook down Leeson Park to the front.

The Victorian intricacy and attention to detail of this period home can be enjoyed throughout this fine residence. Original doors, sash windows, exquisite ceiling cornicing and original fireplaces have withstood the test of time and add greatly to the overall appeal of this wonderful home. A great opportunity awaits the new owners to upgrade and modernise whilst retaining the charming atmosphere and most importantly the proportions that will make this a superb residence in a location that is second to none.

Situated in what has to be one of Dublin's most popular, convenient and sought after locations, the property enjoys an almost unrivalled sense of convenience, being within a few minutes stroll of Leeson Street, St Stephens Green and Ranelagh Village along with many of Dublin's principle places of business.

A short stroll from Ranelagh Village, an abundance of amenities are literally on its doorstep including excellent local shops, restaurants and delicatessens, not to mention its convenience to St. Stephen's Green and Dublin city centre which are within 10 minutes’ walk. Some of Dublin's finest schools are also close by.

Rooms

  • Hall Floor
  • Entrance Hall (5.60m x 2.30m with original tiled flooring, intricate ceiling cornicing, original door with glazed panels and fanlight overhead, detailed arch with floral detail, coloured glass window.)
  • Drawing Room (6.10m x 4.70m with wide bay window with sash windows, intricate cornicing and centre ceiling rose, original marble fireplace with tiled inset and open fire, picture rail, folding doors with detail overhead which can be reinstated.)
  • Dining Room (5.10m x 4.60m with original cornicing, large sash window and original shutters.)
  • Study (4.20m x 3.80m with carpet flooring, original marble fireplace with tiled hearth and electric fire inset, sash window and shutters, detailed cornicing and centre ceiling rose.)
  • Bedroom (4.30m x 2.20m single bedroom with carpet flooring, built in wardrobe, fitted wash hand basin unit and fitted mirror overhead.)
  • Bedroom (4.30m x 2.20m single bedroom with carpet flooring, built in wardrobes, fitted wash hand basin unit.)
  • Garden Level
  • Living Room (6.10m x 4.60m with large bay window incorporating 3 sash windows, coving, centre rose, marble fireplace with electric fire inset.)
  • Kitchen / Breakfast Room (5.90m x 4.60m with AGA in the original hearth, eye and floor level units with ample storage, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, linoleum flooring, window overlooking rear garden, hot press with deep storage and shelving.)
  • Utility Room (2.90m x 2.20m positioned under the front steps with carpet flooring.)
  • Bedroom (3.80m x 3.00m off the hall with carpet flooring and fitted wash hand basin unit.)
  • Bedroom (3.90m x 2.90m off the hall with carpet flooring and fitted wash hand basin unit.)
  • Shower Room (3.70m x 1.70m with tiled flooring, shower cubicle with tiled splashback, Mira electric shower, wc wash hand basin.)
  • Bathroom (3.20m x 2.70m with bath, tiled flooring and walls, wc)
  • First Floor
  • Bedroom (4.90m x 4.80m large double room overlooking front garden, with carpet flooring, centre rose, coving, marble fireplace with original black slate surround, bay window, picture rail, floor level units with stainless steel sink unit, built in wardrobe space. Access to attic.)
  • Bedroom (3.50m x 5.90m overlooking rear garden, with carpet flooring, picture rail, coving, 2 sash windows with working shutters, marble fireplace with tiled base.)
  • Shower Ensuite (2.70m x 1.00m with shower cubicle with tiled splashback, linoleum flooring, wc, wash hand basin and tiled splashback.)
  • Bedroom (3.70m 3.10m with carpet flooring, coving, sash window with original shutters, marble fireplace with cast iron inset, access to Jack and Jill shower room.)
  • Shower Room (2.70m x 2.20m with linoleum flooring, wash hand basin, wc, sash window, walk in shower)
  • Bedroom (4.80m x 3.50m overlooking front garden, marble fireplace with cast iron inset, carpet flooring and picture rail.)
  • Bathroom (2.60m x 1.40m with bath, wash hand basin, linoleum flooring and Mira power shower.)
  • Guest WC (1.60m x 0.80m with linoleum flooring)

BER Information

  • Rating: BER exempt

About the Area

Ranelagh is a trendy urban village on the south side of Dublin, in close proximity to the city centre. It is served by a number of amenities, and the green Luas line passes through the area, with stops at Ranelagh and Beechwood. The 11, 18, 44, and 61 bus routes pass through Ranelagh. The area hosts numerous shops, boutiques and supermarkets, as well as several bars and restaurants. 

Similar Properties

Rosario, 36 Gilford Road, Sandymount, Dublin 4, D04 W306

€2,875,000 - Asking Price|6 Bedrooms, 300 sqm approx

Rosario is a very impressive and stunningly elegant double fronted period home, standing on 0.30 acre (approx.) of secluded gardens with its original detached coach house to the side.

This particularly attractive bay windowed period residence provides 300sqm / 3,230sqft (approx.) of well-proportioned accommodation which has retained its numerous period features including six marble fireplaces, four cast iron fireplaces, sash windows and ornate ceiling cornices making it the perfect choice for those seeking a family residence of considerable character and charm with the added bonus of a large secluded back garden and excellent off street car parking to the front with double gates leading to the detached coach house.

The accommodation briefly comprises of a welcoming entrance hall with ornate cornices. Off the hall, there are two interconnecting reception rooms to the left and a wonderfully proportioned bay windowed drawing room to the right. At the end of the hall, there is a large shower / utility room. The kitchen / breakfast room completes the ground floor accommodation and opens out to the garden. Upstairs, there are six generous bedrooms (one which is currently in use as a study), a luxuriously appointed bathroom and a separate shower room.

BER D2 Rating
Saintbury House, Killiney Hill Road, Killiney, Co. Dublin, A96 X297

€2,650,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 410 sqm approx

Saintbury House is a very fine, deceptively spacious, split level Victorian villa nested on a site of 0.75 of an acre on the southerly slopes of Killiney Hill Road enjoying stunning sea views. Built in the early 1800's Saintbury House is referred to in "From the Mountains to the Sea" as one of eight houses built before the arrival of the railway extension to Killiney.

Saintbury House was once the home of Major Charles James O’Sullivan, an officer in the Connaught Rangers, from 1926 to 1972. Major O’Sullivan’s daughter Maureen O’Sullivan left Saintbury for the USA at the age of 18 to start her career in film and went on to play “Jane” in the original Tarzan series with the Olympic medal winner Johnny Weissmuller. Maureen’s daughter, Mia Farrow also starred in a number of movies, most notably Rosemary’s Baby and was married to Frank Sinatra and had a lengthy relationship with Woody Allen so Saintbury has a colourful past.

Extending to a very spacious but manageable 4,413 sq.ft., the property enjoys many features synonymous with a house of its era including high ceiling heights, bay windows, coving and centre roses, internal door pediments and magnificent fireplaces. Whilst enjoying these period features, Saintbury also benefits from having full planning permission to connect the existing house to the garage with a modern glass extension which in turn will bring the square footage to a vast 7,780sq.ft.

BER D2 Rating

Something Different

31 Ballsbridge Terrace, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, D04 XN34

€1,700,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 256 sqm approx

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to create a particularly attractive town residence, prestigious own hall door office building or lucrative investment property in one of Dublin’s most charming and convenient terraces enjoying a lovely outlook over lawned open space and the River Dodder to the front.

To the rear of this particularly attractive two storey over basement double fronted period property is a large courtyard which is currently occupied by a 75sq.m./800sq.ft. (approx.), single storey extension and off street parking for 3/4 cars. This area of the property is ripe for a sizeable 2 storey residential/office extension (subject to pp) in addition to retaining 2 parking spaces.

The property enjoys a highly desirable location in the heart of Ballsbridge and directly next door to the well regarded Herbert Park Hotel and around the corner from the 34 acres of recreational amenities of Herbert Park and the excellent cafes, gastro pubs and restaurants in Ballsbridge.

BER exempt