Winterwood, Daars, Straffan, Kildare
Winterwood, Daars, Straffan, Kildare
|Property Type||Country House|
Winterwood, Daars, Straffan, Co. Kildare on c. 8.3 acres For Sale by Private Treaty Description An absolutely stunning detached residence extending to c.6,500 sq.ft. and set on c. 8.3 acres of landscaped gardens. Constructed to an exceptionally high standard, this luxurious home offers any potential purchaser the rare opportunity to acquire a magnificent country residence in a picturesque setting and within easy commute of Dublin city. The property is accessed via electric gates and along a tree lined avenue to a private setting with large parking area to the front of the house. The stunning location providing magnificent views across the gardens and towards the Dublin & Wicklow mountains. The impressive front to the house is formed by a granite portico with steps leading to the striking front entrance. Inside the entrance hall is finished with marble floors and a marble staircase providing access to the first floor. The marble floors extend throughout the ground floor and are complimented by high quality features such as ornate plaster work, hand carved solid wood doors and a hand made kitchen. Further accommodation on the ground floor includes a sitting room, dining room, kitchen/dining area, ultility room, guest wc, sun room, and games room. A feature marble staircase leads to the first floor where a landing area leads to 5 bedrooms (3 ensuite ) and a large family bathroom. There is also access to large balcony areas off the landing and the two main bedrooms which offer stunning views over the surrounding countryside. Outside a combination of three ornamental lakes provide a focal point to the front of the residence and are complimented by extensive lawns and a large gravelled driveway. A large sandstone raised terrace at the west end of the house provides a ready made outdoor dining area ideal for entertaining . There is also a detached garage, shed and workshop to the rear with a enclosed courtyard /parking area. Joint Selling Agents: Coonan Property
Accommodation Steps leading to porch and front door. Entrance Hallway: with feature solid marble pillars and Italian marble floors. Guest cloakroom: includes whb, wc, part tiled walls and floor. Dining Room: with Italian marble floor, matching marble fireplace, double bay window, feature coving and cornice. Sitting Room: Large reception room with double bay windows, Italian marble floors, matching marble fireplace, coving and cornice. Kitchen/Dining Area: Spacious open plan kitchen/dining area with Italian marble floor, range of fitted hand made wall and and floor units, feature central kitchen island with solid marble counter top with sink and fridge inbuilt, Belfast sink , feature dual gas and electric Falcon range cooker, double patio doors to large patio/barbecue area. Utility Room: Off kitchen with Italian marble floors, fitted wall and floor units, double french doors to second rear patio area, large plant room with boiler and electrics all off the utility room. Sun Room: Off central hallway wit tiled floor part panelled walls, French doors to patio area, velux in panel roof , glass all the way around. Games Room/Bar: Teak flooring, feature mahogany bar unit and presses, picture unit, down lighters, coving, cornice, deep skirting, double window off, feature double sided fireplace with marble surrounds and plumber for gas or open fire, feature 3m ceiling height, double door to pool/patio area. First Floor Landing: Feature marble staircase with mahogany handrail leading to large landing area with Italian marble floors, feature central sky light, part panelled walls, coving and cornice and double doors to large balcony area. Master Bedroom: Spacious master bedroom suite with feature 3m high ceilings, coving, cornice, double balcony with double french doors to each, door to walk in wardrobe with panelled walls, fitted presses, shelving, hanging area and leading to en-suite bathroom with large jacuzzi bath, wc, whb, bidet, and separate shower unit with fully tiled walls and floors. Bedroom 2: Spacious double bedroom with coving, cornice, double balcony off with double french doors to each balcony, ensuite with fitted shower, wc, whb, and fully tiled walls and floor. Bedroom 3: Double bedroom with coving, cornice, and en-suite with fitted jet shower unit, wc and whb. Bedroom 4: Single bedroom with coving and cornice, light unit. Bedroom 5: Double bedroom with coving, cornice and light unit Bathroom: Fully tiled walls and floor with double jet shower unit, double jacuzzi bath, wc, bidet and whb. Outside The property is approached via electric gates and tree lined avenue. There are three feature lakes to the front of the house surrounded by formal lawn area and gravelled pathway and drive with parking for a number of cars. The house also boasts a raised terrace area with purpose built barbeque which is ideally suited as an outdoor dining/entertainment area . Large tiled patio area with surrounding walls. The property also includes a part finished pool area which only requires minor completion works and there is a detached garage (11m x 6m) and two adjoining sheds to the rear of the residence.
Features Constructed in 2009 Set on c.8.3 acres Extending to c. 6,500 sq.ft. Completed to a high standard Geothermal underfloor heating throughout Extensive Italian marble tiling Hard carved solid teak doors and achitraves Feature double glazed sash windows Granite window sills throughout Electric gates Tree lined private avenue Feature ornamental lakes Blue Bangor roof slates Parapet wall to front Detached garage and two sheds Pool area (requiring completion) Stunning views over the Dublin & Wicklow mountains Convenient to Naas, Straffan, Sallins as well as both the N7 & M4.
Directions From Dublin proceed south on the N7 and take exit 8 (Kill/Straffan exit). Proceed in the direction of Straffan and take the first left turn signposted Sallins. Continue on this road for c. 4km and at the next crossroads turn right. Winterwood is located further along on the right just before Mc Carthy Strawberries.
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