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Fancy a little bit of Versailles in Rathgar?

It’ll still cost a fortune though.
Nov 26th 2015, 5:10 PM 11,405 6

THIS FIVE-BEDROOM detached red-brick Victorian house in Rathgar is slightly different on the inside than what you would expect from the outside.

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52 Orwell Park, Rathgar, Dublin 6 is for sale for €3,200,000 with Turley Property Advisors via

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Entering the house, there is a distinct style to the furnishings that might be seen as somewhat Versailles-like.

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The drawing room has bespoke built-in bookcases, a granite fireplace with a remote controlled gas fire, a bay window and a crystal chandelier.

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The dining room has a polished walnut floor, an Adam-style open fireplace with marble surround and a double half-glazed door to the kitchen/breakfast room.

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The kitchen/breakfast room has a Clive Christian-designed kitchen with granite work surfaces. There’s a matching dresser with display cabinets, integrated appliances including twin fridge and freezers. There’s a breakfast bar with a stainless steel twin sink, built-in microwave and coffee machine.

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On the ground floor there is also a sun room, family area, conservatory and a utility/communications room.

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There are five bedrooms upstairs, all en-suite, plus a sixth bedroom that’s been converted to a gym.

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The master bedroom has an en-suite, a dressing room and a shoe room with built-in mahogany shoe storage shelves.

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The bathroom is spacious, with a clawfoot tub, windows on two sides and a built in mahogany storage area.

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The gym has parquet floors and lots of light to check out those gains.

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52 Orwell Park, Rathgar, Dublin 6 is for sale with Turley Property Advisors via

Read: This elegant Foxrock home, which is part of an exclusive development, is up for sale

Also: What kind of an apartment can €2,500,000 buy you?

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