Four of a type… With a swimming pool
Ballybarrack House on the Ardee Road, outdoor Dundalk, dates from 1878 and is an excellent length house that has been completely modernized but retains numerous duration features, including pitch pine floors and original servants’ bells. Ballybarrack comes with 2.Five acres of landscaped gardens, and an also 24 acres of pasture is to be had with the aid of separate negotiation.
The house has 528sqm of dwelling space, with five bedrooms and three reception rooms. The extended position allows extraordinary views over the encompassing geographical region and Dundalk Bay, with the Cooley Mountains at the horizon. Outside, there is a 15m heated swimming pool and a Savanna-floor tennis court docket. The self-contained courtyard lodging is suitable for visitors/group of workers.
Ballybarrack House on the Ardee Road, outdoor Dundalk, dates from 1878 and is an exceptional length residence that has been modernized, yet keeps several length capabilities, which includes pitch pine flooring and unique servants’ bells. Ballybarrack comes with 2.5 acres of landscaped gardens, and a further 24 acres of pasture is available by separate negotiation.
The residence has 528sqm of living space, with five bedrooms and three reception rooms. The increased position allows unusual perspectives over the encompassing countryside and Dundalk Bay, with the Cooley Mountains at the horizon. Outside, there’s a 15m heated swimming pool and a Savanna-surface tennis court docket. The self-contained courtyard lodging is ideal for guests/body of workers.
Dublin Bay pleasure
26 Carrickbrack Road at Baily, Howth, is a proper mansion, complete with tennis court and pool, with 570sqm of the residing area on Shielmartin Hill overlooking Dublin Bay and the Dublin Mountains. On the ground there, maybe an entrance corridor with playroom/gym, workplace, a sitting room, absolutely-fitted kitchen with granite worktops and island unit, plus a circle of relatives room with bar and get entry to a south-going through terrace from in which the views are marvelous. The amusement wing has a spa location, steam room, jacuzzi, showers, and an indoor swimming pool. Upstairs there are four double bedrooms, plus a circle of relatives toilet and residing room, even as at lawn stage there may be a workforce apartment and snooker room.
Agent: JB Kelly (01) 839 3402
Jason O’Callaghan sold his home at ninety South Lotts Road lower back in December 2006, paying inside the vicinity of €seven hundred,000 for the terraced house. Although it was in the precise situation, and owned by using an architect, Jason went on to spend a similarly €150,000 among stamp responsibility, restoration, and ornament.
“I desired to carry the residence as much as a very excessive widespread,” he says.
Among the adjustments Jason made had been introducing black-and-white marble tiles into the doorway corridor, which results in a sitting room and on to an adjacent eating place. He put in a solid wooden galley kitchen with outfitted gadgets and black granite work surfaces, of which there’s a small courtyard garden with enough room for a desk, chairs, and barbecue. There is also a guest bathroom at the ground.
Upstairs, Jason became one of the three bedrooms right into a satisfactory family toilet, with a slipper tub and stroll-in bathe. There are two double bedrooms on the first floor, both with restored fireplaces, and placing red-and-white Victorian-style Farrow & Ball wallpaper in both the bathroom and one of the bedrooms.
Jason additionally commissioned the spiral staircase which ends up in the 0.33 bedroom – within the converted attic – and the cityscape mural on the wall of that room. In the past year, he has hooked up new sash home windows at some point of.
When Jason undertook the work on No ninety, he worked as a journalist with this very paper. He had parallel achievement as a singer but, in a profession volte-face, took a psychology diploma accompanied with the aid of a master’s in carried out psychology in Trinity. Now he and his wife, Carina Kelleher, a pediatric dietician at Crumlin Hospital, own and run the D4 Clinic in Blackrock, Co Dublin, which specializes in medical hypnotherapy to help clients who wish to prevent smoking, lose weight and triumph over their fear of flying, among different troubles.