Debut in Donabate
RAHILLION, DONABATE, CO DUBLIN From €385,000
THE three-bedroom semi-detached houses in Ballisk Homes’s Rahillion development in Donabate are pitched at the upper end of the first-time buyer market. The development also includes four- and five-bedroom homes; all of the houses are A-rated and feature air-to-water heat pumps, and high-performance windows and doors. The three-bedroom semis have 116sqm of living space.
The fitted kitchens are by Curtis Kitchens of Navan, and the bathroom tiling and sanitary ware will be as per the show homes in the development, which will be finished in June, with heated towel rails in all the bathrooms and en-suites.
The houses are wired for TV, telephone and broadband, as well as for an intruder alarm, and have a low-maintenance exterior. Each comes with off-street parking for two cars, a garden patio and 10-year structural guarantee. Finishes include brick and stone external details, and granite-paved driveways.
The development includes a five-acre park to the north on the banks of Rogerstown estuary, which will appeal to young families.
Donabate is a quiet and scenic coastal town lying approximately 20km north of Dublin city centre, with a good mix of shops and restaurants, and two excellent beaches — Portrane and Donabate. Local amenities include a community centre, Supervalu supermarket, post office and credit union.
Rahillion is linked to the centre of Donabate by floodlit pathways, and the railway station is a 20 minute walk. There are 26 daily train services each way to and from Donabate, running every 15-20 minutes during peak times.