Ronan O'Hara

Ronan O'Hara

Director

Sherry FitzGerald Blackrock

Ronan is one of the most prominent and renowned residential real estate agents in South Dublin with a 30 year exemplary track record in the sale of prime residential property. Presenting particular expertise in the South County Dublin area and valuation and advisory consultation on all aspects of residential homes and land throughout Ireland, Ronan’s seasoned professionalisms and client orientated approach provides premier services to our clients in the residential real estate sector.

What you say about Ronan

“Ronan made a big difference once he took over and we decided to go for full sale rather than private sale.”

“Ronan secured additional advertising and managed to get us more than we expected during the bidding process. He kept us informed every step of the way.”

Ronan's Properties For Sale    View All

3 Clifton Terrace, Monkstown, Co. Dublin

€2,400,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 464 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald and Hunters Estate Agent are honoured to present to the market this stunning double fronted regency home with spectacular views of Dublin Bay. This grande dame of the Monkstown seafront boasts circa 5,000sq.ft of generously proportioned accommodation with a wealth of stunning period features throughout. Built in circa 1830 the property was originally fully refurbished by the current owners in the early 1980’s and then updated again during the 1990’s. Throughout the house great care has been taken to source the best of design and craftsmanship to create a wonderful juxtaposition of old and new. This exceptional property is a landmark on this stretch of the seafront due to its unique projecting first floor bay window which affords the lucky owners with spectacular views.

Upon entering the property one is immediately greeted by a beautiful vestibule leading through a stained glass period door with fanlight to the grand reception hall with its magnificent sweeping staircase. To the right there is a large formal drawing room with fine white marble chimneypiece which in turn opens to an attractive sitting room through period folding double doors and another impressive marble fireplace. To the left of the hall one finds the dining room with another stunning chimneypiece with unusual register grate which in turn leads through to the wonderful light filled kitchen. To the rear of the kitchen there is a feature chrome and acrylic staircase leading to the light filled double height library room. On the entrance level return there is situated a utility room and guest w.c. Descending to the ground floor the feeling of space continues with a grand hall running the depth of the property. There is a cosy family room which could be a sixth bedroom if deemed necessary, a study, two further large double bedrooms overlooking the front garden one of which is ensuite and a guest shower room. To the rear one finds a superb living room opening to the feature library with bespoke oak shelving, butlers pantry and Crittall style French doors leading to the garden. The first floor return has a superb family bathroom and linen closet and is lit by a delightful cupola. Rising to the first floor the incredible breadth of the master bedroom is almost awe inspiring in its scale. A magnificent white marble fireplace, 13ft ceiling height combined with the large projecting windows allow the room to fill with light. From all points the panoramic view of the bay and Howth beyond is incredible. Adjoining the master bedroom is an excellent ensuite and dressing room with built-in wardrobes and a perfectly positioned whirlpool bath where one can soak while gazing at the ever changing hues of the sea. There are two further large double bedrooms at this level.

Outside to the front a landscaped garden with mature planting bounded by decorative cast iron railings leads to an impressive flight of granite steps rising to the front door. To the rear there is a landscaped garden bounded by old stone walling extending circa 60ft with mature planting, specimen trees, granite flagstones, terraced lawns and a cobbled patio with Wisteria & Jasmine covered pergola.

BER exempt
5 Sydney Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin

€1,125,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 138 sqm approx

Beautifully maintained and tastefully upgraded home, No 5 Sydney Avenue is a truly stunning Victorian style villa which has been designed to maximise light and space throughout. Superbly located in one of South Dublin’s most sought-after areas, the property is within a short stroll of Blackrock village and all the amenities it has to offer. This elegant family home has everything to offer, well proportioned reception rooms, lovely period features, spacious bedrooms and a mature garden.

An elegant welcoming hallway greets you and you are immediately given a taste of what is to come, a fan light over the hall door and a beautifully high ceiling. The dual aspect living room features sash windows with shutters and a large open fireplace. To the left of the hall we find the dining room complete with its original cast iron fireplace and bifold doors to the kitchen which offers a range of integrated Neff appliances and a box bay seating area with views down the garden. At garden level, there is an impressive principal bedroom with fitted wardrobes and an en-suite shower room. There are three further spacious bedrooms, two with fitted wardrobes. On this level, there is also a family bathroom and a utility room and French doors which lead out to the wonderfully landscaped and perfectly secluded rear garden. The space has been designed to make the most of the sunlight with two patios positioned to catch the morning and evening sun. It is laid in lawn with brightly colored flowerbeds and rockeries. Mature trees, hedging and shrubs surround the space which has gated pedestrian rear access.

Within walking distance of Blackrock Village, the location could not be more convenient. The village offers a myriad of amenities including a wide range of specialist shops, restaurants, two shopping centers and fantastic transport links including the DART and several bus routes. The City Centre is approximately 6km away and the N11 with QBC a short walk to the top of Mount Merrion Avenue. Enjoy pleasant walks along the seafront in Blackrock or closer to home in Carysfort Park. This property is within the catchment area of several highly regarded primary and secondary schools, such as Carysfort National School, Sion Hill, St Andrews College, Willow Park, CBC Monkstown and Blackrock College.

BER exempt
1 Belgrave Road, Monkstown, Co Dublin

€1,495,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 220 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald are delighted to present to the market No.1 Belgrave Road, an imposing bay fronted, two storey over garden level period home providing a wealth of elegantly appointed accommodation complimented by many of its original features and a breathtaking outlook over Dublin Bay. Instantly appealing it extends to approximately 220sq.m. (2,368sq.ft.) of light filled accommodation boasting many period features such as tall ceilings with intricate coving and centre roses, sliding sash windows, picture rails and dado rails and large light bearing bay windows.

Well maintained throughout, there is scope to extend subject to the normal planning consent. The ground floor accommodation is the heart if the house with a large kitchen/dining, family room and a bathroom. On the hall floor, the main entrance has a flight of granite steps leading up to the double entrance doors which lead through to the large hall off which there are two beautiful reception rooms. The drawing room, being dual aspect, is drenched with natural lights and has a beautiful marble surround open fireplace, intricate ceiling coving and large bay window with beautiful views over Dublin Bay. A door leads through to the dining room, which is also dual aspect with a feature marble surround fireplace. On the top floor, there are three bedrooms (one en-suite), the master of which has a large bay window with stunning views over Dublin Bay to Howth and a feature marble surround fireplace. A shower room completes the accommodation at this level. The property has a secure off street parking area (43ft x 16ft) and a sunny rear garden (33ft. x 41ft.) laid mainly in lawn.

Conveniently located adjacent to Seapoint Beach and DART station along with the myriad of leisure amenities enjoyed along the most attractive coastline, the discerning purchaser will enjoy fantastic access to a vast array of amenities both social and essential in the locality. Equidistant from both the villages of Blackrock and Monkstown, there is an excellent selection of popular shops bars and restaurants close by coupled with superb transport facilities allowing swift access to and from the city centre, while the Aircoach passes close by for travel to the airport. There is also a selection of highly regarded schools in the vicinity including Scoil Lorcáin, CBC Monkstown, Newpark Comprehensive, Blackrock College and Sion Hill.

BER F Rating

Ronan's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Selva, 1 Avoca Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin Sale Agreed

€1,395,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 237 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald welcomes you to Selva, undoubtedly a very fine, distinctive residence set on the highly desirable and much sought after Avoca Avenue in Blackrock. The house was built in the 1930s by Kenny Builders, this substantial home is located at the village end of Avoca Avenue within walking distance of Blackrock Village. The property extending to a spacious 237sq.m (2,545sq.ft.) is detached with large bay windows and the interior layout is designed to maximise on light and space. Whilst requiring some modernisation, there is potential to extend the property subject to relevant planning permission.

A bright airy hall leads to all principal rooms on the ground floor with a fine drawing room overlooking the front garden. The dining room leads to the conservatory and this in turn opens out to the rear garden. The kitchen/ breakfast room is also positioned to the rear with doors opening out to the patio and garden. A family room, study, utility and guest w.c. completes the accommodation downstairs. Upstairs there are five/six bedrooms, the main bedroom with en suite and a family bathroom.

The gardens are superb, extending to 0.2 acres approx. The front garden is walled and the property is access via double gates. Mature hedging borders the garden with a manicured lawn and a curved driveway provides ample off street parking. Side access leads to the rear garden; this is laid out in lawn with a cobblelock patio and garden shed.

BER F Rating
12 Monkstown Road, Monkstown, Co Dublin Sold

€1,050,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 186 sqm approx

Sherry FitzGerald are pleased to present No 12 Monkstown Road, a most impressive double fronted semi-detached 1930’s home of approximately 2,000sq.ft. which has been extensively and stylishly extended to a very high standard.

No expense has been spared in creating a contemporary yet comfortable family home with a- wide array of high end fittings and finishes throughout including a bespoke kitchen designed and fitted by Christoff, marble floors by Antica Tiles and solid oak doors. There are also large floor to ceilings windows in the new rear extension and sliding patio doors leading to a granite tiled patio area. This is an exceptional example of a fine family home, one worthy of inspection.

Superbly located within walking distance of both Monkstown and Blackrock villages where every conceivable amenity is available including trendy eateries, chic boutiques and high-street shops. For keen water enthusiasts, the sea front is just a short stroll where leisure facilities together with the renowned 40 Foot can be enjoyed. Several highly regarded schools are also nearby together with the DART which provides reliable transport to the city centre.

BER B2 Rating
9c Carysfort Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin Sale Agreed

€750,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 97 sqm approx

A rare opportunity to acquire a superb and beautifully presented detached bungalow which was recently upgraded and redecorated situated in this up-market enclave just off Carysfort Avenue beside lovely park land, the Smurfit Business School and only a short walk to Blackrock Village and DART and close to a choice of top schools including Blackrock, Willow Park, St Andrew’s and Carysfort National School

The attractive mellow brick exterior gives a taste of what is to come on the interior, off the entrance hall there is a light-filled spacious lounge with bay window and feature place, a very smart modern kitchen/ dining room with extensive fitted units and doors out to the sunny rear garden

There are three good sized bedrooms and the main has a modern shower room ensuite. A good family bathroom and utility room complete the accommodation

BER D1 Rating