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4 of a kind

4 of a Kind: Beautiful coastal homes in Dungarvan, Co Waterford

Here’s what’s on offer in the sunny southeast.

IF STUNNING COASTAL landscapes, unspoiled beaches and access to plenty of outdoor activities and water sports are high on your wish list, no doubt you’ve been house hunting along the Irish coast.

Dungarvan in Co Waterford is a popular spot for these very reasons and now that many people don’t need to traipse to the office every day, buying a home a little further from Dublin can make a lot of sense.

If this sounds appealing, read on and discover if a life in the sunny southeast is for you.

2 Radharc Na Mara, Dungarvan – €525,000

2 Radharc Na Mara is a detached house that spans 186 m² and stands on a .3 of an acre site. It has a spacious garden that’s ideal for entertaining against a backdrop of sea views. Built two decades ago, the home includes oil-fired central heating and underfloor heating throughout. The ground floor comprises a bright entrance hall, a large living room with an open fireplace, a well-kitted-out kitchen with an island and dining area, a sunroom with garden access, a utility room, a guest toilet and a double bedroom. 

The first floor houses four more bedrooms, one of which has its own bathroom and, each with built-in wardrobes. The remaining bedrooms share the large family bathroom. Situated in Ring, the house has great access to nearby attractions such as Dungarvan, Ardmore, Waterford Airport, Rosslare Harbour, Cork Airport and Dublin. The surrounding area is part of An Gaeltacht. 

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Clonea, Dungarvan – €750,000

Spanning 237 m², this five bedder is set on .64 of an acre plot that benefits from stunning sea views and a meticulously maintained garden. The house underwent extensive upgrades, transforming it from a small cottage into a spacious family home. The ground floor features a charming country-style kitchen and dining area with sea views, a cosy living room with a feature stove, a guest bedroom with its own bathroom and a guest toilet. There is also a large utility room, while the dining area opens onto a lovely sitting area, ideal for entertaining.

Four more bedrooms sit upstairs with the main enjoying its own bathroom and a walk-in wardrobe. There are also great views from every window. Additional highlights include an attached garage with attic storage, two large timber sheds and a log storage area. The house is near Clonea Beach, the Waterford Greenway, and golf courses, this unique property combines countryside tranquillity with convenient access to big cities and towns. 

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2 Kilgrovan, Dungarvan – €595,000

Spanning 195 m², this four-bed home is located on a private estate that has direct access to Clonea Beach and is just four kilometres from Dungarvan town. The open plan kitchen, living and dining area have super sea views. The main bedroom has an en suite bathroom. The house sits on a third of an acre.

One of 12 homes in this estate, this A2 energy-rated home is guaranteed to be cosy and features premium flooring, doors by Deanta Doors and residents enjoy the peace, and security of electric gates. Ideal for beach lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, this property offers a tranquil seaside lifestyle with exceptional sunrises and easy access to the Waterford Greenway, making it perfect for walks, cycling, and water sports.

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Ballinclamper, Dungarvan – €795,000

Bronte is an architecturally designed 232 m² detached family home located in the picturesque Ballinacourty area of Dungarvan. Situated on a generous .75 of an acre, it was built over twenty years ago and features oil-fired underfloor central heating and concrete floors. The inviting entrance hall features a striking floating curved staircase, leading to a gallery window with panoramic mountain and ocean views. The ground floor comprises a spacious kitchen and dining area, a utility room, a guest toilet, a living room, a lounge, a bedroom and a multi-purpose room with separate access.

Upstairs, there are three more bedrooms, one of which has its own bathroom. There is also an office/extra room and then a family bathroom. The main bedroom has a balcony that takes advantage of the sea views. Outside, the private garden has a built-in BBQ area. The house is ideally located near Clonea Beach, the Waterford Greenway and the Gold Coast Golf Club. Dungarvan town centre is just minutes away in the car.

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