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Built in the 1940’s, this delightful home enjoys an immensely private and secluded location, yet highly convenient being situated in a cul-de-sac approached from Highfield Road just a short stroll from the heart of Rathgar Village. Ample off-street car parking is on offer to the front with the property further enhanced with a magnificent sunny rear garden of approximately 22m (72ft) laid out mainly in lawn providing vehicular access to the rear through the grounds of the Hillcourt Apartment complex on Highfield Road. The well-maintained and light-infused interior is laid out over two floors incorporating a dual-aspect lounge / dining room which opens into the rear garden, a wide inviting entrance hall with two storage cupboards, one which could easily be converted into a guest w.c., spacious kitchen / breakfast room, five bedrooms, one ensuite, a bathroom and separate w.c. The integrated garage with double timber doors could easily be converted, subject to planning permission, should one desire to increase the overall floor area.
A largely residential area that has proven very popular with a wide selection of buyers being located approximately 3.5km to the south west of the city centre, Rathgar Village is serviced with an excellent selection of local shops to include Supervalu along with a superb offering of delis and boutique eateries. For school going children a choice of junior schools to include Rathgar Junior School, Rathgar National School and Zion Parish School, for senior the High School, Stratford College, St. Mary’s College, Terenure College and Alexandra College are all available locally.
Local parks nearby include Bushy Park, Palmerstown Park and the Dodder Linear Park, all excellent options for walks or running. Tennis is available at Rathgar Tennis Club and Ashbrook Tennis Club with hockey at Rathgar Hockey Club, Our Lady’s Hockey Club and Old Alex. Rugby clubs include St. Mary’s and Terenure College. Golf is catered for in the surrounding clubs of Milltown Golf Club, The Grange and Castle Golf Club. For commuters, the local bus routes include some of the most frequent in the city to include 14, 15, 15A & 65. There are two local LUAS stops at Milltown and Cowper servicing the area and are approximately 20 minutes’ walk.