Whitshed Lodge, Whitshed Road, The Burnaby, Greystones, Co Wicklow

€1,150,000
  • Size

    163 m²

  • Bedrooms

    4 beds

Rating
Ber D2

Description

The high timber gates and mature enchanting trees which flank the entrance of Whitshed Lodge set the tone for what lies at the end of an impressively long driveway- a fine detached house dating back to 1920, once the coach house for Glaneskin on Portland Road echoing period status, sophistication and intrigue.

Whitshed Lodge is truly at home on Whitshed road, the main arterial road within the Burnaby Estate renowned for aspirational homes, discretely tucked away behind manicured hedges and stone pillars symbolising grandeur, exclusivity and that all alluring sense of historical charm.

The half acre gardens which are positioned to the front and to the side are mainly laid out in lawn complete with apple orchard and outdoor seating and eating areas. The side garden spans a noticeably generous width facing on to Portland Road.

Greystones having won the accolade of most liveable community in 2008 is consistently attracting new residents. The Marina and Harbour are a fantastic addition to the town and offer sailing/kayaking/diving and fishing activities adding to the plethora of sporting and other leisure pursuits.

Greystones offers “The best of both worlds” where one can luxuriate in the splendour of the surrounding scenic beauty with beaches, forests, mountains, marina and harbour whilst being within a 45 minute commute to Dublin city centre and the Airport. There are regular city bound buses, DART and outer commuter trains. Drivers will be happy with the easy access to the motorway, N11 leading to the M11 and M50.

Accommodation
Hall
Modern double hall door featuring obscured glass with leaded trim.
Tiled floor. High ceilings with recessed lighting.

Glass panelled doors lead to inner hall. Wide plank laminate flooring. Pitched high ceilings with recessed lighting. Feature glass panelled wall. French doors lead into:

Livingroom
Well-proportioned room with wide plank laminate flooring. High ceilings with ornate coving and centre rose. Tv point. Polished marble fireplace. Two radiator covers. Door through to:

Family Room
Lovely proportioned room. Wide plank laminate flooring. High ceilings. Radiator cover

Kitchen
Wide plank laminate flooring. Recessed lighting. Walk in Pantry Room. Half stable door through to front cobble lock area. Fitted high and low level units incorporating double oven, polished granite worktops, gas hob and extractor fan. Double ceramic sink unit with mixer rinsing tap. Integrated fridge and dishwasher. Fitted bench seat. Radiator cover. Sliding door through to back area with understairs storage. Steps lead down to

Utility area
Tiled floor. Plumbed for washing machine, dryer, fridge and freezer. Fitted counter top incorporating sink with mixer tap.

WC
Spacious room with tiled floor. Old fashioned wc with high cistern and chain flush. WHB. Timber panelled walls. Velux roof window. Recessed wall area with glass shelving. Feature old style radiator. Large storage cupboard.

Bedroom 1
Laminate flooring. Fitted wardrobes with desk area and shelving. High ceilings with recessed lighting.

Ensuite
Timber wall panelling, wc and whb set into storage unit. Tiled step in shower unit. Recessed lighting.

Bedroom 2
Laminate flooring. Extensive range of fitted wardrobes incorporating corner shelving and 4 drawer unit. High ceilings with recessed lighting.

Ensuite
Laminate flooring. Wc and whb set into storage unit. Timber wall panelling. Step in shower unit.

UPSTAIRS
Return landing

Bedroom 3
Upper level

Large family bathroom
Tiled wall with step in tiled shower unit. Modern bathroom suite comprising wc, and whb set into storage cabinet with mixer tap. Hotpress. Extensive range of modern wardrobes.

Door through to

Bedroom 4
Velux roof window. Apex shaped roof. Radiator cover. Currently used as a bedroom.

Spiral staircase leads to upstairs attic rooms.

Attic Room 1
Two large velux roof windows. Recessed lighting. Curved book case frames top of staircase.

Attic room 2 (currently used as a bedroom)
Velux roof window. Apex shaped roof with painted timber batons. Radiator cover.

Attic room 3 (Bathroom)
Bath with telephone old style shower connection. Apex shaped timber ceiling and painted timber wall. Modern bathroom suite comprising wc and whb. Shelved hotpress. Storage. Original 4 glass panel double windows with brass latches.

Features
Impressive timber entrance gates
Size of the house extends to approx. 2,713 sq.ft including attic rooms
Attractive façade with original features
Current owners have upgraded the property throughout the years
Large gardens to front and side with development potential subject to relevant permissions
Apple orchard, mature trees and hedging.
Outdoor bin area
Oil fired central heating, (radiators replaced in 2016)
Double glazing throughout
High ceilings with recessed lighting throughout
Bright well-proportioned reception rooms.
Modern kitchen and bathrooms added in 2016.
Attic insulated in 2018.
One can also walk to Greystones town centre, Dart station and Greystones Golf Club.

BER Details
BER: D2

Directions
Proceed through Greystones main street heading south, passing Greystones Dart station on the left hand side, take a turn right up Killincarrick Road, taking first turn left then first turn right onto Whitshed Road. Continue straight to the top of this road heading towards Greystones Golf Club. Three quarters way up this road you will find the property on the left hand side clearly identified with our O’ Gorman for sale board.

Location

Whitshed Lodge, Whitshed Road, The Burnaby, Greystones, Co Wicklow


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