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There's an ivy-covered Edwardian redbrick house up for grabs in Ballsbridge...

And it’s only gorgeous.

THERE’S SOMETHING VERY romantic about an ivy-covered redbrick house, and this one in Ballsbridge is no exception.

It’s a three-storey semi-detached house with six bedrooms and a detached garage.

Source: Daft

8 Herbert Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 is for sale for €4,000,000 with Knight Frank via Daft.ie.

Source: Daft

There are two reception rooms on the ground floor, one used as a study, featuring polished timber floors, bay windows and plaster cornicing. They lead out to the conservatory via double French doors.

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The bright, open kitchen and breakfast room has an Aga range recessed in an alcove in addition to an electric oven and integrated fixtures and fittings. There are ceramic tiled floors and a Belfast sink as well as granite and block wood worktops.

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There’s a family room to the rear, featuring parquet wood floors, a stove and beamed ceilings. It opens onto a south-facing patio area in the garden.


In the study, there’s a fireplace with slate hearth and timber over mantel as well as a gas coal-effect fireplace and decorative cornicing.



The conservatory leads out to the garden which is walled and landscaped with mature trees, shrubs and raised flower beds.


The garage has a double function as a utility/laundry room.

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Upstairs there are three bedrooms on the first level and another three on the next level.


The master bedroom has a bathroom/dressing room suite with polished timber floors, a freestanding clawfoot bath and twin pedestal sinks.

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A number of the other bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and one features an original cast-iron fireplace.


8 Herbert Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 is for sale with Knight Frank via Daft.ie.

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Edel Corrigan

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