Apartment 1, 3 Capel Street, Dublin 1

  • Size

    52 m²

  • Bedrooms

    1 beds



Apartment 1, No 3 Capel street offers a rare and exciting opportunity to acquire an apartment in one of Dublin’s most historic locations . Built c1790 , no 3 Capel street has been restored to the highest standards by DCC in the early 2000’s, while preserving its original period features such as the original floors, original window shutters throughout, ventroled sash windows, high ceilings , intricate cornice molding and ceiling rose to name only a few.

Now the apartment combines elegance with modern convenience such as the Danish designed kitchen with built in appliances and a modern fully tiled bathroom.
Apt 1 is the original show apartment with river views from the reception room and enjoys a large private terrace which includes a raised flower bed with water feature offering great outdoor space in the heart of the city centre. Its immediately apparent how well the building has been restored on the entering the lobby and on basement level each of the three apartments come with their own storage room c15sqft , a great added bonus not commonly found in city centre properties.

The accommodation briefly comprises an inviting entrance hall, open plan living room with prominent sash windows offering river views and a westerly aspect, modern Danish kitchen , fully tiled bathroom, spacious and quiet double bedroom at the rear which leads out to a large private terrace.

Accommodation :

Reception room & Kitchen: 5.56m x 5.35m A stunning room offering light and river views with features such as original window shutters throughout and ventroled sash windows , intricate cornice molding and ceiling Rose, original floorboards , original fireplace. Kitchen : Modern Danish kitchen with quartz worktop.

Bedroom: 4.03m x 3.37m , A well presented spacious & quiet bedroom located at the rear of the apartment. Engineered flooring , sash windows , coving and access to the large terrace is through the bedroom.

Bathroom : The modern bathroom is fully tiled with a large shower cubicle

Terrace : Rarely do such large terraces come with city centre apartments. Fitted with timber decking panels, surround tempered frosted glass railings, feature raised flower bed and water feature ( only one out of the 3 apartments ) lighting and most importantly ample room to lay out your terrace furniture.

Hallway: engineered flooring and access to hot press

Location :

No 3 Capel street offers a most central address directly onto The Quays with a plethora of amenities quite literally on your doorstep to include; Temple Bar, The Italian Quarter, Mary St, O’Connell St, Smithfield and The Four Courts. Excellent transport links with Red Luas line within a short stroll and busy bus corridors either side of the quays.

Historical note :

No 3 Capel street was previously home to the Lemass family. Seán Francis Lemass (born John Francis Lemass; 15 July 1899 – 11 May 1971) was an Irish politician who served as Taoiseach and Leader of Fianna Fáil from 1959 to 1966.

Property Features
Built c1790 and restored to the highest standards by DCC in the early 2000’s
1st floor apartment with River views
Maintains many of its original features
Original window shutters throughout and ventroled sash windows
Large terrace c 300 sqft
Large storage room in the basement for the apartment
Service charge only €1100pa
Original Show apartment & only one with raised bed and water feature
Bespoke Danish Kitchen
Retained original flooring, cornicing and ceiling rose


Apartment 1, 3 Capel Street, Dublin 1

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