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Glandore House, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

10 bedrooms House for sale by public auction
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AMV Guide price €1,000,000

10 bedrooms    

Auction Details

AUCTION TO TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY 5TH NOVEMBER AT 3PM ONLINE

Features

  • A Venetian Gothic style detached property extending to approximately 790sq.m (8,500sq.ft)
  • Architect designed by Dean & Woodward in 1858
  • Ample off street car parking with west facing rear garden
  • Lift servicing all floors
  • Grounds of 0.3 acre
  • Gas fired central heating
  • Generously proportioned accommodation maintaining many period features of the era
  • Excellent off street car parking for numerous cars
  • Superb convenient location on the border of Monkstown and Dun Laoghaire
  • Bright well-proportioned rooms
  • Excellent public transport facilities including the DART at Salthill/Monkstown and regular bus routes including the 46A

Full Description

Solicitors having carriage of sale: John McCarthy of Lisnton & Co. Solicitors, Argyle House, 103-105 Morehampton Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4

An instantly appealing and unique detached Venetian Gothic style property built in 1859 on the original grounds of Monkstown Castle Estate, which was inherited by the Earls of Longford and the Vesey’s from Archbishop Boyle, for JW Vesey of the renowned Vesey Estate. This impressive property extends to approximately 790sq.m (8,500sq.ft) and is situated on circa 0.3 acre. The architecture of this unique property is of the renowned Dean and Woodward style that features many gothic detailing with Venetian influences. The property was previously a nursing home and more recently a guesthouse and has the potential to suit a variety of purchasers purposes including a grand family home, guesthouse or possible redevelopment into multiple units (subject to the relevant planning permissions).

The property comprises rooms of extremely generous proportions and retains many of the original period features including high ceilings, period fireplaces, ornate tiled flooring and ceiling covings. The reception rooms are extremely impressive and the bedrooms are all en-suite. Glandore House has been sympathetically extended over the years to provide additional accommodation along with a lift servicing all floors. There are ample car parking spaces to the front of the property and a large west facing garden to the rear.

The location of this superb unique home will be of major interest to those seeking a property in this most desirable highly sought after area. It is surrounded by a host of amenities and facilities in both Monkstown Village and Dun Laoghaire Town Centre to include shopping, bars, restaurants, cafes, cinema, library and leisure facilities. It is surrounded by excellent primary and secondary schools. It offers superb recreational and leisure facilities with pleasant walks by the seafront, a selection of gyms, tennis clubs and sporting venues and the four yacht clubs and extensive marina at Dun Laoghaire Harbour will be of major interest to the sailing enthusiast.

Accommodation

  • Entrance Porch
  • with original tiled flooring and attractive vaulted ceiling leading to an impressive
  • Entrance Hallway (2.4m x 9.1m)
  • with original mosaic tiled floor, ceiling coving, mantelpiece and landing window with ornate detailing
  • Family Room (4.2m x 5.2m)
  • with Oriel windows, ceiling coving, original window shutters, parquet floor, picture rail, marble fireplace with casts iron and tiled inset and slate hearth
  • Lobby
  • Bathroom
  • with w.c., wash hand basin and bath
  • Drawing Room (5.1m x 7.9m)
  • with original ceiling cornicing, ceiling coving, Oriel windows with original shutters, parquet floor, original marble fireplace surrounded with tiled inset and tiled hearth
  • Dining Room (4.9m x 7.75m)
  • with polished timber flooring, windows with sandstone carving, marble fireplace with tiled inset and tiled hearth, picture rail, ceiling coving, original window shutters and architraves
  • Inner Hall (8.3m x 1.5m)
  • with original quarry stone floor, dado rail, ornate arch and lift to upper floor
  • Kitchen (3m x 4m)
  • currently fitted out as a full commercial kitchen with fully tiled floor
  • Bedroom 5 (Laoghaire) (3m x 4m)
  • with large Velux window inset, lighting, built in wardrobe and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Utility Room (2.2m x 3.4m)
  • with fully tiled floor and stairs to storage attic
  • Bedroom 6 (Deana) (3.4m x 3.9m)
  • with inset lighting, built in desk and wardrobe and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 7 (Woodward) (3.2m x 3.2m)
  • overlooking the courtyard with built in wardrobes and desk and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Inner Hall (1.7m x 4.6m)
  • with stairs to upper floors and door to
  • Utility Room
  • Room 1 (2.4m x 3.3m)
  • with door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • Room 2 (2.8m x 6.8m)
  • overlooking the garden with door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Inner Hall (2m x 7.9m)
  • overlooking the courtyard with door to landing
  • Room 3 (3.35m x 3.9m)
  • overlooking the rear garden with original window and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror and fully tiled shower
  • Room 4
  • with inset lighting, built in wardrobes and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with wc., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • First Floor Landing (1m x 10.5m)
  • with dado rail, partially vaulted ceiling, decorative architraves, door to large walk in hot press and linen storage cupboard
  • Bedroom 8 (De Burca) (4.2m x 4.3m)
  • overlooking the courtyard with sash windows with original shutters, carved sandstone surround, ceiling coving and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 9 (Lenane) (2.9m x 5.4m)
  • with built in wardrobes and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 10 (Shiel) (4.1m x 4.2m)
  • with original ceiling coving, Oriel windows with original shutters and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 11 (Macklin) (3.8m x 5.2m)
  • with Oriel window and balconette and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 12 (Shortt) (3.3m x 4.2m)
  • with built in wardrobes and desk and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 13 (Arboe) (2.7m x 4.1m)
  • with window overlooking the garden with original shutters and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Second Floor Landing
  • with attic access, lift and storage cupboards
  • Bedroom 14 (Mayo) (3.3m x 3.6m)
  • with attractive vaulted ceiling, Velux window with views of Dublin Mountains, built in wardrobes and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 15 (Sligo) (3.5m x 2.4m)
  • with Velux window, built in shelving and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin with wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 16 (Galway) (4m x 4m)
  • with Velux windows, wardrobe, vaulted ceiling and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 17 (Leitrim) (3m x 3m)
  • with door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower
  • Bedroom 18 (Roscommon) (5.9m x 4.9m)
  • with vaulted ceiling, built in wardrobes and door to
  • En Suite Shower Room
  • with w.c., wash hand basin, wall mounted mirror over and fully tiled shower

Outside

Glandore House sits on c.0.3 of an acre and comprises ample off street parking to the front and an expansive lawned garden to the rear. There is a courtyard to the side of the house with vehicular gates allowing access to the front.

BER Details

BER: Exempt

Contact Details

Address: 8 Railway Road, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland, A96 D3K2
Telephone: or you can also email us at dalkey@lisney.com