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.

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“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.

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3 Glenart Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin

€1,900,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 219 sqm approx

Truly a home of distinction, No. 3 Glenart is a superbly appointed four-bedroom residence which has been extensively upgraded by the current owners to create a modern stylish home that blends seamlessly with the beautiful period features throughout. Offering wonderfully high ceilings, coving, ceiling roses and impressive marble fireplaces, the owners have sought to create a modern home with acoustic glass in the sliding sash windows, a Dalkey Design kitchen and ample integrated storage throughout. Situated just a stones’ throw from Blackrock Village, no.3 is within easy reach a wide choice of amenities including schools, local parks, coastal walks and shopping facilities, and is sure to attract interest from a wide range of discerning purchasers.

Built circa 1880 the property offers the generous proportions typical of a house from this era. The wide welcoming entrance hall sets the tone for the property ahead. Off the hallway lies a guest w.c and a utility area tucked away under the stairs, which functions as storage/dog den with pull out drawers and was installed by Clever Storage. To the right of the hallway we find the interconnected drawing room and dining room. These fine rooms offer a dual aspect over the front and rear gardens and feature matching marble fireplaces. There is a stunning Dalkey Design kitchen which has a gas fired 2 door black Aga and a stable style door to the garden. The spacious family room finishes off the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs the sense of space and light continues with a stained-glass skylight allowing sunlight to filter down. The main bedroom overlooks the garden with an extensive range of fitted wardrobes and a fully tiled en-suite shower room. There are three further double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes, and a stylish family bathroom with an extra wide bath.

The mature gardens are the jewel in the crown of this fine property. The southwest facing rear garden has been designed to be family friendly yet low maintenance with artificial grass and a large patio ideally positioned to make the most of the southwest orientation. Mature trees and hedging create a sense of seclusion and privacy. There is covered side access to the front which features electric gates and ample parking for several cars of the cobbled driveway.

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49 South Avenue, Mount Merrion, Blackrock, Co.Dublin

€795,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 120 sqm approx

No. 49 South Avenue is a well-cared for three-bedroom family home ideally located along this highly desirable residential road. Conveniently located just a stone’s throw away from a choice of local Primary and Secondary schools, UCD college, shops at Mount Merrion, Stillorgan Shopping Centre and the leisure facilities at Deerpark. This attractive property is sure to appeal to those with a growing family who require a flexible home filled with further potential – early viewing is advised.

Flooded with natural light, it is ideally laid out for modern day living and offers excellent scope to extend or convert the garage (subject to planning) should one require additional space. The ground floor comprises; welcoming entrance hall with guest w.c with a porthole window, living room with fireplace, family room with fireplace and French doors leading out to the garden and patio, breakfast room and a kitchen offering a range of units and integrated appliances. There is also the welcome addition of a lovely sun room with access out to the rear garden On the first floor there are two spacious and bright double bedrooms, a single bedroom to the front and a family bathroom. The private 75-foot long rear garden is not overlooked making it a beautifully secluded space. Set mainly in lawn and surrounded by mature hedgerows with paved sun patio There is gated side access leading to the front which offers ample off-street parking bordered by mature trees and shrubbery.

Mount Merrion is one of south Dublin's most sought-after locales, this leafy residential road is situated within strolling distance of local shops, the leisure facilities of Deer Park and all the amenities of Stillorgan, Blackrock and Dundrum. The location is greatly enhanced by the wide selection of senior and junior schools close at hand, including Mount Anville, St Andrew's College, Colaiste Iosagain, Scoil San Treasa school, St Theresa's Primary School, Blackrock College, and Oatlands College which will appeal to those with children. UCD Belfield and campus are within an easy walking distance. This property is convenient to the LUAS providing speedy access to St Stephens Green as is the QBC on the N11 and the M50 motorway.

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Ronan's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Ivy Lodge, Lower Glenageary Road, Glenageary, Co Dublin Sale Agreed

€1,325,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 216 sqm approx

Ivy Lodge provides a wonderful opportunity to acquire a stunning, unique and perfectly symmetrical, detached villa style residence situated on its own private manicured grounds. Beautifully presented both inside and out, it has been tastefully upgraded to combine the character of a period home reigning from the Victorian era with all the conveniences of modern day living.

Elegantly appointed and light filled throughout, it enjoys an immense sense of seclusion tucked away behind a tall electric gate. As you walk up the gravelled driveway, which provides ample parking for all the family and their guests, you are immediately struck by the beauty of this home.

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16A The Rear, Prince Edward Terrace, Blackrock, Co Dublin Sold

€785,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 160 sqm approx

16A The Rear, Prince Edward Terrace, is a unique light filled Mews measuring approx. 1,722sq.ft / 160 sq.m property which has been cleverly designed to maximize space and natural light throughout. It is further enhanced by off-street car parking behind electronic gates and a private rear garden with a westerly orientation attracting the sun in the afternoon and well into the evening, ideal for dining al fresco in all seasons. Built in 2004 and architecturally designed by Cathal Crimmins with gardens designed by Damian Costello, this home exudes style and elegance with high quality workmanship evident throughout – early viewing is essential.

Set behind electric gates lies a truly beautiful Mews with large picture and floor to ceiling windows flooding the space with light. The accommodation comprises; entrance hall, guest w.c/utility area, spacious light filled kitchen/dining/living room with bi-folding doors to the both the front and rear gardens, and a further reception room. On the first floor there are three good size double bedrooms, the main with en-suite and walk in dressing area, and a spacious shower room. The landscaped front and rear gardens, designed by Damian Costello, are beautiful low maintenance spaces – perfect for dining ‘al fresco’. The rear garden boasts a lovely westerly orientation with brick bordered flowerbeds with colourful flowers, external lighting, patio and decked spaces. To the front it is laid in lawn with ample off street parking.

The location of no. 16A is second to none, superbly located within strolling distance of Blackrock village. Just a stone’s throw away there is two shopping centers, the, many boutique shops and a wide variety of eateries. Carysfort Park, Blackrock Park and the seafront are right on your doorstep and the City Centre is approximately 6km away. Transport links include the N11, QBC, Rock Road and DART offering great access to Dublin city centre and beyond. Many of Dublin’s premier schools are close at hand including Carysfort National School, Willow Park, Blackrock College, St Andrew’s College, Loreto Foxrock and Mount Anville as are Smurfit Business School and UCD.

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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.

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