Material gain in Gothic Revival apartment conversion
is en-suite and a spacious family bathroom. The kitchen and dining area benefits from double doors to the livingroom, which can be closed off for privacy.
The property is in turnkey condition despite its 15 years, and has been rented out since O’Donovan moved to Cork. New owners will more than likely want to update the maple shaker kitchen – though in good order it is a little outdated.
The grounds, which also include a modern housing development, lie in a private gated community on seven acres, with woodland walks and landscaped gardens.
Management fees for this top floor apartment in this historic Blackrock house are ¤2,200 per annum.
“It is a really safe location, with the electric gates, and CCTV and the grounds are ideal for children,” says O’Donovan.
The builders were great as I got to engage at the design stage and added lots of built-in units in the bedrooms