5 bed house
26 Carrickbrack Rd, howth, Co. Dublin
Property Details This large detached residence is perched on an elevated site on the southern slopes of Howth Hill overlooking Dublin Bay and the Dublin Mountains. Nestled on the side of Shielmartin Hill, this property is set on c.1 acre of landscaped and carefully manicured terraced gardens. A swee...
Property Details This large detached residence is perched on an elevated site on the southern slopes of Howth Hill overlooking Dublin Bay and the Dublin Mountains. Nestled on the side of Shielmartin Hill, this property is set on c.1 acre of landscaped and carefully manicured terraced gardens. A sweeping driveway leads to a parking area with space for several cars and access to the main house via ground floor and lower garden levels. Ground floor accommodation comprises an entrance hall with playroom/gym; office; a sitting room; fully fitted high spec kitchen with granite worktops, centre island unit; large family room complete with bar and access to south facing terrace providing unrestricted sea and bay views. Also on this level is a large leisure wing providing a guest WC, spa area, steam room, jacuzzi, showers and a beautifully tiled indoor swimming pool. At first floor are 4 double bedrooms with master en-suite, a high spec stone tiled family bathroom and a large living room with balcony off taking full advantage of the south facing sea views. Lower garden level provides a magnificent snooker room complete with adjoining social area. There is also a self-contained staff apartment with kitchen/living room and 1 double bedroom with en-suite. All living spaces at the front of the property have direct access to outside via glazed doors to terraces and balconies making this an exceptionally bright and airy home with a firm connection to the outdoors. Outside are several patio areas and winding paths through impressively stocked gardens all the way to the highest point of the site where a unique magical party area has been created with bar/kitchenette, WC and a full size astro turf tennis court. Views from almost all areas of the site are second to none and extend beyond 180 degrees across the horizon from the main house itself. Viewing is strictly private and by appointment only. ACCOMMODATION Ground Floor Entrance Hall 8.45 x 3.00m Storage press. Gym 5.45 x 3.70m Sliding patio doors to the front. Through to…. Office 2.70 x 4.80m Shelved storage, storage closet. Sitting Room 4.35 x 4.35m Solid fuel stove, feature brick wall with aquarium, stone cut tiled floor, sliding patio door. Kitchen/Breakfast Room 8.45 x 4.55m Extensive range of bespoke floor and wall mounted presses with granite counter tops. Natural slate floor. Centre island unit with sink, storage baskets and integrated Gaggenau slicer. Integrated Gaggenau gas bbq, steamer & gas hob. Siemens 4x ring hob, Gaggenau microwave and combination oven, Liebherr 2x integrated fridge/freezers. Utility Room 2.75 x 2.30m Slate floor. LG washing machine and dryer, LG double fridge, LG double freezer. Store room off utility are through to plant room. Living Room 7.70 x 7.50m Highest quality wide plank solid hardwood flooring, impressive back lit stained glass ceiling, triple sliding doors to outdoor terrace. Bar with marble worktop. Leisure Wing Tiled floors, through to ‘his & hers’ changing cubicles. Guest WC 2.75 x 0.90m Tiled walls and floors, WC & WHB. Spa Area 4.90 x 4.15 Steam room. Family sized jacuzzi. Wet area with double open showers and sliding glazed doors through to… Swimming Pool 7.55 x 11.85m 8m long deep mosaic tiled swimming pool with commissioned murals. Generous tiled deck area. Glazed door to outside patio with access to gardens. First floor Landing 3.05 x 3.85m Feature picture window to rear garden. Family Room 5.45 x 7.10m Marble fireplace with gas fire insert. 2 sets of sliding patio doors to balcony with views towards Dublin Bay. Glazed door to side balcony. Bedroom 1 2.75 x 4.70m Fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 2 3.55 x 4.25m Sliding wardrobes and sliding patio door to balcony. Spectacular sea views. Bedroom 3 3.55 x 4.25m Built-in wardrobes, siding patio door to balcony. Spectacular sea views. Master Suite 4.50 x 8.30m Extensive range of built-in wardrobes, french doors to balcony. Spectacular sea views. En-suite 3.45 x 2.70m Italian tiled walls and floors, ‘his & hers’ WHB, WC, cubicle shower. Family Bathroom 1.90 x 2.65m Marble tiled walls and floors, WC, WHB, glazed cubicle Matki shower with rain shower head. Lower Garden Level Social Area 6.35 x 1.70m Sliding patio doors to parking area and water feature. Brick archway through to… Snooker Room 5.15 x 6.70m Including full size snooker table. Sliding doors x2 to front. Guest WC SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT Kitchen Dining room 5.05 x 5.80m Fitted kitchen with oven, hob, fridge freezer and larder. Timber floors, own access via french doors to front. Bedroom 3.40 x 2.30m Fitted wardrobes. En Suite 1.45 x 2.65m Tiled floor, WC, WHB and cubicle shower. FEATURES – Electric security gates – Swimming pool with steam room and jacuzzi – Landscaped terraced gardens – Full sized tennis court – Extensive parking – Outdoor kitchen/bar with covered seating area – Panoramic views of Dublin Bay – Highly sought after location OUTSIDE – Sweeping driveway with parking for multiple cars – Landscaped terraced gardens stocked with a wide array of flora highlighted by external lighting – Private well and water feature – External covered party terrace to the rear with stunning sea and bay views, complete with bar and WC – Full sized tennis court with astro turf surface FLOOR PLANS