Hume Auctioneers - We Get The Pick Of The Crop One of the signature properties of Portlaoise town, this breathtakingly beautiful 4-bedroom detached bungalow offers a rare opportunity to acquire a prestigious home of distinction on its own mature grounds within walking distance of town centre and all its amenities. Maintained to the ultimate standards, this visually stunning residence oozes charm and style and boasts immense kerb appeal. The massive front garden with its with wing-walled entrance, tarmacadam driveway, sentry trees, feature lawns and mature shrubbery sets this home back suitably from the street and frames it as a unique and special abode. Step inside the welcoming entrance hall and the same quality presentation and high-end finishes continue to delight. With hardwood floors, designer lighting, coved ceiling and a drop-down ladder to a massive floored out attic, the hall announces a home that is delightfully luxurious but also practical and comfortable. Follow into perhaps one of the finest sitting rooms in town. This massive dual aspect room runs the full depth of the house and once again celebrates the great taste and style the owners have poured into this picture-perfect home. Once again it is coved ceilings, hardwood floors, picture windows and a stunning feature fireplace complete with cast iron solid fuel stove that combine to create a space of great style. This room is surprisingly snug and comfortable given its large size. Off the hall is the heart of this beautiful home. A collection of rooms combine to create a space that invites you to sit down and stay. The just-perfect kitchen enjoys a superb bespoke modern kitchen featuring luxury integrated appliances, a striking black granite worktop and a most desirable massive island unit. A huge Velux window, white panelled ceiling and a recessed lighting flood this beautiful room with light. The dining area is superbly set to enjoy a peeping view over the magazine standard gardens. Step through the inviting arch and a truly gorgeous room awaits. The living room is superbly designed. A faux brick wall and designer inset solid fuel stove perfectly compliment the serviced TV space creating a focal point for those relaxing evenings in. With the most remarkable low maintenance town garden to the rear of this room it is no surprise the designers included a picture window to the side and a massive pair of patio doors to the rear making sure the delights of the garden are even enjoyed while sitting by the fire. Off the kitchen is a useful and cleanliness preserving rear hall. This space leads to a fully fitted utility room with built-in cupboards and fully plumbed appliances. The large worktop helps this room to combine as a rear kitchen for those messy jobs. Off the utility is almost useful and fully tiled w/c. Down the hallway are 4 spacious double bedrooms. Each with timber floors, coved ceilings and built in wardrobes whilst the master bedroom also enjoys a fully complimented ensuite. The family bathroom is once again fully tiled and beautifully presented. Everything about this house is stunning. It has been exceedingly well maintained and comes to the market in pristine condition and immaculately clean. But perhaps the real jewel of the property is the remarkably quiet and spacious rear garden. Superbly mature and fully closed-in the space is totally private and not overlooked. It is escape proof and ideal for small children or family pets alike. And whilst it enjoys magnificent mature beds, luxury cobble lock patio areas and paths, it could easily be maintained on a relatively simple basis. The garden enjoys a large garage and potting shed which is complete with an outside toilet. Either of these spaces could convert to a beautiful home office. The most striking feature of this magnificent home is that it is whisper quiet inside and out, a feature that is so hard to find in a home that is so conveniently located. Schools, shops, train station and all amenities are just a short stroll away. High speed broadband laid on. Gas fired central heating. THIS IS ONE OF THE FINEST PROPERTIES TO COME TO MARKET IN RECENT TIMES AND AN EARLY VIEWING IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. FULL ROOM DETAILS TO FOLLOW. Offers in excess of €365,000.
7.76m x 3.56m (25' 6" x 11' 8") Coved ceiling, timber floor, light fitting, radiator cover, Velux light, stained glass panels, cloaks press, shelved hotpress.
6.89m x 5.07m (22' 7" x 16' 8") Timber floor, radiator cover, coved ceiling, feature fireplace with cast iron insert & Victorian style tiles, Stanley stove, light fitting, recessed lighting, dual aspect, fitted curtains, fitted blinds.
3.44m x 2.91m (11' 3" x 9' 7") Timber floor, fitted curtains, fitted blind, built-in wardrobe.
3.45m x 2.73m (11' 4" x 8' 11") timber floor, fitted curtains, fitted blind built-in wardrobe.
4.53m x 3.00m (14' 10" x 9' 10") Timber floor, built-in wardrobe, fitted curtains, fitted blind, coved ceiling, light fitting.
4.26m x 2.92m (14' x 9' 7") Timber floor, built-in wardrobe, fitted curtains, fitted blind, light fitting, coved ceiling.
3.37m x 1.80m (11' 1" x 5' 11") Fully tiled, shower unit, w.c., w.h.b., vanity unit, mirror, recessed lighting, fitted blind.
Timber floor, Velux window, recessed lighting, feature bespoke fitted kitchen, granite worktop, double Belling oven, hob, dishwasher, Island unit, recessed lighting, tiled splashback.
4.19m x 3.36m (13' 9" x 11') Timber floor, double patio door, recessed lighting, fitted curtains, coved ceiling, dual aspect, feature inset stove with raised hearth and plinth.
2.27m x 0.88m (7' 5" x 2' 11") timber floor
2.28m x 2.20m (7' 6" x 7' 3") Fully plumbed, built-in units.
2.18m x 0.94m (7' 2" x 3' 1") Tiled floor, panelled walls, recessed lighting, mirror.
3.12m x 2.67m (10' 3" x 8' 9") With up & over door, w.c.
3.10m x 2.85m (10' 2" x 9' 4")