15 Bessborough Parade, Rathmines, Dublin 6 D06XY32€895,000

4 Bed Terraced House 152.4 m² / 1640 ft² For Sale EXEMPT


This property is available for a live VIRTUAL VIEWING accompanied by the selling agent. To arrange a private appointment, please email markstafford@dng.ie who will be happy to assist you with this technology.

DNG are delighted to present this handsome four bedroom mid terrace Victorian brick fronted house deceptively spacious with approx. 1640sq.ft. / 152.4 sq.m,

Two storey home built circa 1850 located in a quiet cul-de-sac of similar style homes in a curved terrace off Mountpleasant Avenue and nestled under the beautiful copper dome of Rathmines church. Ideal for a purchaser who wants a city living lifestyle in a quite location close to all amenities.   

Elegantly proportioned throughout, very bright and carefully maintained with many original features.

Bright and airy with the benefit of a spacious garage to rear with vehicular access to Fortescue Lane.

Fantastic location close to town and within minutes walking distance of the bustling villages of Ranelagh and Rathmines. A vast array of boutiques, shops, cafés and restaurants are at one’s door step. Public parks within walking distance include Belgrave Square, Ranelagh Gardens, Dartmouth Square and Palmerston Park. Lots of public transport options are available including bus and LUAS. The property has easy access to the canal and other cycle routes and the Dublin Bikes parking bay at Portobello is a few minutes away.   Schools within walking distance include Ranelagh Multi-Denominational, Scoil Bhride, Sandford National, Kildare Place School, Gonzaga College, St Mary’s Junior and Senior Boys Schools, St. Louis High School, Muckross Park and Alexandra College. St Stephen’s Green is a short 15 minute stroll from the house.

There is on-street parking for residents and pedestrian access to Rathmines Church car park.   

Comprising spacious hall with period style porcelain tiled floor, fanlight, ceiling cornice and centre rose, W.C., WHB and under stair storage. Light filled lounge with period mantlepiece, ceiling cornice, centre rose and beautiful sash window with original shutters. Living room with period mantlepiece, solid fuel stove, ceiling cornice and centre rose. There are glazed doors to dining room with glazed Apex roof, French doors to garden and opening to kitchen with fitted units, extractor, plumbed for dishwasher etc.

On the first floor return is a shower room with shower, W.C. WHB and bedroom 1 with wood effect floor looking out to the rear garden. On the first floor, bedroom 2 to front has a stained timber floor, sash window and shutters while bedroom 3 to front has a beech stained timber floor, fitted wardrobes, sash window, shutters and ensuite shower, W.C. WHB. Bedroom 4 to rear has a stained timber floor, sash window, shutters and fitted cupboard with shelving.

Outside is a railed low maintenance front area. To the rear is a paved patio and private sun trapped elevated garden with garage plumbed for machine. There is access to Fortescue Lane used by pedestrians, cyclists and motorists.


• Original features including working window shutters and granite window sills
• Sash windows beautifully maintained
• C. 1640sq.ft. 152.4sq.m.
• Convenient to Ranelagh, Rathmines, LUAS and city centre
• Garage to rear with access to Fortescue Lane


Entrance Hall Black and cream tiled porcelain floor
Ceiling cornice and centre rose
Dado rail
Fan lights over door
Under stair storage
Toilet and WHB

Lounge Period mantlepiece with marble hearth
Ceiling cornice and centre rose
Picture rail
Wide plank oak floor
Sash windows

Living Room Period mantlepiece with solid fuel stove and marble hearth
Ceiling cornice and centre rose
Picture Rail
Stained timber floor
Glazed doors to

Dining Room Glazed Apex roof and doors to garden
Tiled floor
Opening to

Kitchen Range of Shaker style units
1 1/3 sink unit
Plumbed for dishwasher
C.H. Boiler
Recessed lights

Landing 1st Floor Return
Hot press with dual immersion

Bathroom Shower room
Azur shower
Part panelled
Part tiled
Recessed lights
Tiled floor

Bedroom 1
Wood effect floor

Bedroom 2 (front)
Stained timber floor
Sash window

Bedroom 3 (front)
Fitted wardrobes x 2
Stained beech floor
Sash window
En-suite – Triton shower, W.C. WHB, fully tiled

Bedroom 4 (rear)
Fitted cupboards and shelving
Sash window

Garden Outside
Railed paved area to front
Patio area to rear
Steps to elevated low maintenance paved garden
Garage – plumbed for washing machine, up and over door to lane
Pedestrian door to lane


Mark Stafford

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