Seldom does a home of this quality come to the market which conceals superb internal craftmanship with such period charm. Number 40 Carysfort Avenue, boasting 265 sq.m/ 2,852 sq.ft approx. with additional 30sqm / 323 sqft entertainment room is quite simply a stunning Victorian Villa style home. This is a home of true character with a mixture of chic and contemporary design, perfectly blending old world charm with every modern style aesthetic. Much thought has gone into preserving the original features while incorporating all the modern conveniences with high ceilings, original fireplaces, outstanding cornice and plasterwork and large picture windows. Extensively remodeled in 2011 by Kelliher Miller Architects, the property shows great flair and meticulous attention to detail throughout. No expense has been spared designing this fine home with Villeroy & Boch sanitryware, Wink lighting, Blackrock fitted kitchen, Exclusive Audio integrated visual and surround sound and perimeter CCTV.
The garden level comprises; entrance hall off with a spacious dining room and guest bedroom, a light filled hallway with integrated aquarium leads to a large Blackrock kitchen offering a range of integrated top end Siemens appliances and a separate utility and laundry facility. Overlooking the rear is a very spacious living room which features a projector with drop down screen creating a secluded entertainment room. A play room and a double bedroom, currently in use as a dressing room, finish off the garden level accommodation. On the first floor is where a lot of the old-world charm has been kept and preserved with two bedrooms, a beautiful drawing room with tall cast iron fireplace and a spacious study. Located on the first floor return we find the main double bedroom with a beautiful en-suite bathroom.
The rear garden has been beautifully landscaped. It features a spacious patio area and with feature hand crafted grey sandstone cladding which benefits from utmost privacy and a sunny orientation that is perfect for relaxing or entertaining in. Steps lead up to the lawn area and a large garden/entertainment room that could be used for a multitude of uses with a guest w.c and fixed cinema screen. There are outdoor sockets dotted around the perimeter and external lighting highlighting the black limestone cladding bordering the garden. Undoubtedly designed with tranquil living and possibility for spectacular entertaining in mind, this residence provides the ideal opportunity to experience a turn key property in Blackrock – early viewing comes highly advised.
This property superbly located within walking distance of Blackrock village with its many amenities and facility including shops, boutiques, restaurants, coffee shops and two shopping Centres. Transport links include the N11, QBC, Rock road and the DART offering seamless access to Dublin City Centre and beyond. Many of Dublin’s premier schools are close at hand including Holly Park and Carysfort National School, Blackrock College, Willow Park, St Andrews College, Loreto Foxrock, CBC Monkstown and Mount Anville to mention but a few. Smurfit School of business and UCD are also nearby.