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Harrow House is an utterly charming detached Regency home circa 1835 that encapsulates its unique timeless grandeur. Standing proudly on a wonderful sylvan site of approximately 1.18 acres of old world’ mature gardens with lawns that are bordered with well stocked trees, shrubs and flower beds creating an almost country home feel, contributing immensely to the overall ambiance of Harrow Houses the curved driveway sweeps around the front lawn one is immediately struck by the scale of this delightful property.
This unique family home will undoubtedly appeal to the discerning purchaser seeking a light filled period home that has been carefully restored whilst keeping period features intact and one where the grounds are truly a gardener’s paradise. Granite steps ascend to the front door which opens into a welcoming entrance hall with ornate ceiling cornicing and staircase with mahogany hand rail. To the left of the hallway is a comfortable sitting room opening into the kitchen/breakfast room complete with Aga.
The rear return comprises a utility room, boiler room and guest WC, this area of the house also connects back into the entrance hall. To the right of the hallway are two magnificent reception rooms with period fireplaces, ceiling coving and traditional sash windows, these rooms are flooded with natural light emanating from their dual / triple aspects, an added bonus is the superb vista that these rooms enjoy, overlooking the front, side and rear gardens. Upstairs, on the first floor return there is a good sized fifth bedroom and a family bathroom incorporating a separate shower cubicle. On the first floor landing there is a picture window from which the wonderful vista overlooking the front gardens and St Matthias Church can be enjoyed. There are four generously proportioned bedrooms with the second bedroom having the benefit of ensuite shower room. A floodlit inner lobby leads to the main suite, the bedroom with its dual aspect is particularly bright and spacious off which there is a dressing area and a luxurious ensuite bathroom complete with cast iron slipper bath.
Harrow House occupies a site of approximately 0.47 ha / 1.18 acres set on mature gardens. Wrought iron electric gates open to a sweeping gravelled driveway bound by beautiful mature trees. The rear of the property feature formal gardens with three lawn areas and several varieties of trees and shrubs. In addition to the garden are well established box hedging, rose beds, along with fruit trees and bushes. A major selling point of this unique property are the extensive mature gardens, truly a gardeners paradise, with lawns gravelled driveway, mature trees which surround the house at the boundary and give great privacy
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* Oil fired central heating
* Detached Garage
* Stunning period residence of approx. 275 sq. m / 2 950 sq. ft.
* Sweeping private driveway entered through electric security gates
* Idyllic private gardens carefully laid out by previous owners
Harrow House is conveniently located off Church Road within easy reach of Killiney, Ballybrack and Dalkey villages. The area is well serviced by public transport with the LUAS stop at Cherrywood and the DART at both Killiney and Dalkey Stations, the N11 and M50 Motorways are also readily accessible. The Aircoach stops at Killiney Castle Hotel and will transport you to Dublin Airport in approximately 50 mins. There is an excellent choice of schools to include Holy Child Killiney, St Gerard’s & St Andrew’s all within a short commute.