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4 of a kind

4 of a Kind: Homes in Dublin with a choice of outdoor entertainment areas

From a period property in Clontarf to a penthouse in Dublin 4.

THE CAPITAL IS renowned for its rich history and vibrant culture while being full of homes that suit modern living. Whether house hunters are after a new build or a historic home, a notable feature that everyone seeks is a spacious outdoor entertainment area. Whether it’s a spacious garden, a spacious patio or a rooftop terrace, we’ve found four homes on both sides of the Liffey that offer a choice of outdoor spaces to relax, gather friends and dine outdoors.

Clontarf, Dublin 3 – €1,250,000

150 Howth Road is a beautiful period property that’s in walk-in condition. Inside boasts a bespoke handmade kitchen, fully renovated interiors and landscaped gardens. With a B2 BER rating, it offers turnkey living in an ideal location near top amenities. Award-winning in design, the property blends modern and traditional styles seamlessly. The two-storey terrace spans about 200 m² and features ample parking, mature gardens and a secure gated entrance. 

Inside, enjoy grand proportions with laminate wood flooring, a family room, formal drawing room and dining area. The kitchen has marble countertops and modern appliances. Upstairs, you’ll find a large bedroom suite along with two more bedrooms and upgraded bathrooms. Located in Clontarf, this property offers easy access to the city as well as shops, schools, parks and public transport. 

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 Rush, Co Dublin – €595,000

Sion House is a beautifully renovated four-bed home in north Co Dublin. This charming home blends classic and modern elements and features fresh décor, recessed lighting and laminate flooring throughout. The ground floor comprises a TV room, a living room, a spacious kitchen with dining area, a utility room and a guest toilet. 

Upstairs, find all of the bedrooms including a large main with a walk-in wardrobe. They all share the modern family bathroom. The property has parking for two cars at the front and a large back garden with a patio area and garden shed. Rush town centre has plenty of amenities and beaches and the public transport links are within easy reach.

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Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 – €860,000

Apartment 20, Hanover Court is a stunning three-bed penthouse duplex in Grand Canal Dock. It enjoys breathtaking views of the Dublin skyline, the Liffey and the Dublin mountains from the wrap-around roof terrace. This light-filled 125 m² apartment has a contemporary Siematic kitchen with Gaggenau appliances, a spacious dining room with access to a west-facing terrace, three double bedrooms, a main bedroom with an en suite bathroom and a family bathroom. 

The upper level features a living room with floor-to-ceiling windows and access to a rooftop terrace. Additional features include two designated underground parking spaces. Hanover Riverside offers a vibrant setting with nearby amenities, bars and restaurants. With DART and LUAS within walking distance, this urban oasis awaits.

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Lusk, Co Dublin – €720,000

Nestled in Lusk in north Co Dublin, 3 Hand’s Lane offers a spacious and elegant living. This large five-bedroom detached home features a large cobblelock driveway with electric gates. Enjoy open plan living alongside defined spaces, complemented by a family room/playroom and a cosy living room with double doors to the kitchen/dining area. The kitchen has hardy granite countertops and leads to a utility room. 

The family room with its wood-burning stove opens to the back garden. Upstairs, you’ll find generously-sized bedrooms, two of which have en suite bathrooms and walk-in wardrobes. The south-facing back garden is decking, mature plants and a built-in barbecue. Special features include gas heating, double glazing and a security alarm system.

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