Norfolk Highway is without doubt one of the leafy red-brick-lined roads off Phibsborough’s St Peter’s Highway the place a nationwide faculty of the identical title is positioned and near a aspect entrance to Dalymount Park.
Whereas nearly all of the highway includes red-brick interval properties, of which quantity 35 is one, there’s a small enclave on the prime of the road of Thirties-constructed properties set round a crescent.
Quantity 35, a mid-terrace three-bed, was bought by the present house owners three years in the past for €385,000, based on the Property Worth Register. It’s a road that has seen lots of gross sales exercise with 12 such red-bricks offered within the final 5 years.
“Nothing had been accomplished to it for the reason that Thirties so it was untouched,” one of many house owners says. “It was very stunning however in very poor situation.” Its authentic options had been intact although and these included timber flooring – since insulated and gently waxed – architraving and film rails.
The inner doorways have been stripped of generations of paint to disclose their naked wooden and the reception rooms opened as much as flood each rooms in heat, southern gentle from the entrance.
The lounge has a sensible, stone fire into which a wood-burning range has been set. It has a ceiling peak of two.9m. The kitchen, within the room to the rear, was initially accessed through the return so it’s set down a degree with a bull-nose, granite-edged step connecting the 2. The ceiling reveals the ground joists above and the chimney breast brick is painted in a smooth, chalk-finish paint with the vary cooker set into the hearth. The sensible, oak cabinetry, that traces each partitions, is by Charlie Crowley Kitchens in Stradbally, Co Waterford.
The window peak to the rear has been dropped to higher body the north-facing backyard, which is specified by garden with gravel paths.
As soon as a G-rated home the property now has a wholesome C2 Ber ranking, thanks, partially, to its new accoya timber sash home windows by Mellots Joinery, plus ground and attic insulation.
There’s a small utility room to the rear the place the washer and dryer are positioned and the again door to the backyard.
On the finish of the backyard is a sizeable storage, nearly 23sq m in measurement, that would grow to be an excellent residence workplace. It has vehicular entry onto Connaught Avenue.
The home measures 86sq m/925sq ft however there’s scope to increase out as lots of the neighbours have already accomplished.
There’s a moist room on the return and three bedrooms on the primary ground, two doubles and one single.
The home is looking for €595,000 by way of agent DNG who offered quantity 15 lately. Set on the identical aspect of the road it got here to market looking for €575,000 and offered for €599,000, based on the Property Worth Register. Throughout the road quantity 16 offered in October 2019 for €570,000. Quantity 4 offered in Could of the identical 12 months for €560,000.