Edarbank, Balkill Rd, Howth, Co. Dublin

Edarbank, Balkill Road, Howth, Dublin, Ireland

Property Details

“No man is an island” the poet John Donne wrote, but what if you could imagine for a minute you were…. or an island was yours. Well, we have the next best thing, an island that you can look out on every day off Howth.
Edarbank is a five bed detached situated on c.0.33 acre on Howth Hill. Much of the property’s original character together with many period features, including attractive panelling and period fireplaces have remained intact.
A rear extension at ground floor level looks out south-facing towards a beautifully private tree screened garden, ideal for entertaining.
With pleasant sea and island views to the front, the mature secluded garden with winding driveway offers ample parking. Accommodation comprises and entrance porch with leaded glass through to a gracious hallway with high ceilings and wood panelled staircase.
Plenty of living accommodation is available with a drawing room, study, living room,dining room and kitchen all on the ground floor. Two of the bedrooms and bathroom are also located on this floor. Upstairs a bright and spacious landing provides access through original wood panelled doors to the master bedroom and two further bedroom. A bathroom and en suite complete the picture.
Viewing of this charming property is highly recommended.


Ground floor

6.20 x 2.75m

Through from porch entrance featuring leaded glass over hall door and to the side. Elegant hallway with original wood panelled staircase and attractive coving.

Drawing Room
4.60 x 5.55m
Bay window. Period fireplace, feature plasterwork and ceiling rose.

4.55 x 4.35m

Dining Room
4.30 x 4.50m
Period fireplace, decorative ceiling plasterwork.

Living Room
4.20 x 4.40m
Bright spacious room with double doors to south facing garden. Fireplace.

2.70 x 5.00m
Fitted wall and floor cupboards. Oil fired stove.

3.60 x 1.55m
Full suite, sunken bath, tiled walls.

Bedroom 1
3.60 x 2.00m

Bedroom 2
3.60 x 2.50m

First floor

Master Bedroom
4.25 x 4.35m
Fitted wardrobes

En suite

Bedroom 4
2.20 x 3.30m

Bedroom 5
2.15 x 4.25m

1.20 x 2.15m
Tiled walls, shower, WC, WHB.


• South facing rear aspect with sunny patio

• Gas fired central heating

• Decorative ceiling plasterwork, panelled doors, period fireplaces

• Secluded gardens with mature trees and shrubs

• Double garage at street level

• Ample off street parking