Millicent Hill, Kilcroney Lane, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow

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Region €1,190,000

Detached House
5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Detached House


Contact Name: Gordon Lennox

Agent: Sherry FitzGerald Bray

PSR Licence Number: 002183

Email Agent Call 01 286 6630
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Key Features

Special Features
Architect designed residence of individual flair and poise.
Almost 270sq.m. / 2,900 sq.ft living space, plus large detached garage block.
Superb panoramic views out to sea over surrounding countryside.
Convenient to N11 / M11, Bray town and local villages.
Beautifully maintained mature gardens of approximately 1.376. ha / 3.4 acres, in a private setting.
Wonderful sense of light and space, within.
Impeccably presented throughout.
Mains electricity, and electric gates.

Property Description

Set on approximately 3.4 acres (1.376 ha.) of gloriously mature gardens in a delightful woodland setting above the scenic Dargle Valley close to Enniskerry, Millicent Hill is a substantial five-bedroom detached family home designed by award-winning architect Lindsay Johnson in the mid-1970 s to the to the current vendor s requirements, and thoughtfully updated in the early 2000 s to provide a versatile layout taking full advantage of the panoramic views from its elevated yet sheltered position.

Millicent Hill is approached from Kilcroney Lane, a short distance West of the N11, via a shared private tarmacadam laneway leading to electric gates which reveal an impressively landscaped garden through which the sweeping driveway invites one to the hall door, or towards the detached garage, at will.

The iconic 269 sq.m. / 2,895 sq.ft design features blue Bangor roof slates and cedar cladding to the first floor accommodation, where one finds a truly impressive suite of light-filled rooms, commencing with a living room featuring a marvelous picture window affording generous views over the surrounding countryside to the Irish Sea on the horizon; in turn opening to a fine principal bedroom suite with great views, luxury ensuite, dressing area, and private study / nursery bedroom.

The ground floor s welcoming L-shaped reception hall seigues seductively to an intimate dining room; an integrated dual-aspect kitchen; four bedrooms (two of which are ensuite); family bathroom; and a useful back hall complete with larder, a utility room, and boot-room, conveniently positioned opposite the large detached garage block.

This is a wonderful place in which to live,- the communities of Enniskerry and Kilmacanogue are close by, as is the retail therapy of Avoca Handweavers or Powerscourt Pavilion where the gardens are noteworthy; while Dublin Airport is normally within 40 minutes drive via the N11 / M11 / M50 corridor; while Bray D.A.R.T., or Cherrywood LUAS, lend commuter choice; Aircoach direct ,servicing Bray, via Shankill.

There are excellent primary and secondary educational amenities in close proximity; and leisure pursuits really well catered for include golf at Powerscourt, Druids Glen, and Dun Laoghaire s new course at Ballyman; sailing and shore-angling in Bray and Greystones; tennis; GAA; and abundant hill-walking and pony-trekking routes in the Dublin foothills and Wicklow mountains.


Having driven through the electric gates and along the sweeping driveway, there is a generous graveled frontage leading to the detached garage block.

Neat lawns, bounded by a wide variety of mature trees; flowering plants and shrubbery, are set off by a profusion of seasonal colour from a selection of specimen plants including several Camellias, two Weeping Pear Trees, Thuja, Silver Birch, Japanese Maples, a Yew Tree and Bamboo in turn bordered by mature Spruce Trees.

The original owner of the grounds planted a magnificent Eucalyptus Viminalis and is on the grounds of the property, along the banks of the Dargle, which was listed as a European heritage garden.


Detached Garage: This area is ideal for the craft enthusiast or hobbyist, providing versatile vehicular parking, with substantial below-floor storage and overhead gallery. With its own independent oil-fired heating system, it also houses a wood-pellet boiler providing heat to the house. As well as being ideal for storing gardening equipment (it has even been used as a light aeroplane hangar), it provides potential to convert to other purposes subject to planning permission.

Carport: there is in addition, an open fronted carport.

Porch Cedar paneled walls and beamed ceiling, storage cabinets.

Reception Hallway 4.98m x 6.83m. with tiled floor, and floor to ceiling window.

Dining Room 4.59m x 4.42m. open-plan with the reception hall and adjacent to the gallery stairwell; featuring floor to ceiling two vertical windows catching the view sea-wards across the garden; picture-light and paneled walls.

Kitchen Breakfast Room 4.58m x 5.03m. a bright dual-aspect space overlooking the gardens. Wall and floor level fitted cupboards incorporating Iroko work surfaces and tiled splashbacks with undercounter lighting; recessed lighting; ample power points; stainless steel sink; fitted shelved dresser unit and wine-rack. Timber finish floor. Integrated appliances include dishwasher and cooker.

Utility Room 1.79m x 2.37m. Wall shelved and plumbed for washing machine and clothes drier. Oil fired heating boiler and heating controls.

Back Hallway 5.03m x 4.58m. Shelved walk in larder. Storage cupboards for vacuum cleaner etc. Fridge with freezer. Control and camera for entrance gate

Boot-room with timber-panelled walls and beamed ceilings; paved sandstone floor; door to rear garden convenient to garage block.

Bedroom 2 4.97m x 3.24m. a dual aspect double room with recessed lighting, vaulted ceiling, and built-in wardrobes.

En-Suite 1.85m x 2.21m. with wc, whb, and step-in shower cubicle.

Bedroom 3 3.04m x 5.53m. dual-aspect room with mirror-fronted fitted wardrobes, recessed lighting, and vaulted ceiling.

Bedroom 4 4.98m x 2.89m. with velux rooflight and mezzanine gallery feature; a double room with built in wardrobes.

Family Bathroom 2.30m x 1.86m. with tiled floor and part-tiled walls. wc, whb, and bath with shower fitting.

Bedroom 5 3.45m x 5.45m. an L-shaped dual-aspect bedroom with recessed lighting; built-in study desk, and mirror-fronted fitted wardrobes.

Upstairs an L-shaped dual-aspect bedroom with recessed lighting; built-in study desk, and mirror-fronted fitted wardrobes.

Living Room 4.94m x 9.60m. an impressively bright dual-height space with wide, deep, picture window framing great views to the Irish Sea across local countryside. Cream marble-surround open fireplace with slate inset and statement chimney breast; extensive floor-to-ceiling book-cases in library area down-lit by a velux rooflight; timber-panelled vaulted ceiling.

Principal Bedroom Suite

Bedroom 3.28m x 8.30m. a well proportioned main bedroom with an Easterly aspect and wonderful views, its picture window complemented by a Velux. Built in wardrobes; recessed lighting. Attic access.

En-Suite 2.54m x 3.14m. twin whb s above undercounter cupboard; wc; part tiled walls; timber floor; cast-iron bath; heated towel rail; velux rooflight.

Hotpress with immersion heater, shelving and eaves access.

Private Study 3.20m x 3.02m. with work station, mirror fronted wardrobes and bookshelves. Alternative nursery bedroom, overlooking the gardens.

Travel South from Dublin via M50 / M11 / N11 bypassing Shankill and Bray to exit Bray South, follow the signs for Enniskerry Westwards by the Kilcroney overbridge. Take the first exit after the bridge onto Kilcroney overbridge. Take the first exit after the bridge onto Kilcroney Lane. Proceed 600m and turn right into a tarmacadam lane exclusively serving several properties; Millicent Hill is the last property on the right.

BER Details

BER No. 108520883

Energy Performance Indicator: 0.00 kWh/m2/yr

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Selling Agent

Sherry FitzGerald Bray
1 Market Centre, Bray , Co. Wicklow

Contact Name: Gordon Lennox

PSR Licence Number: 002183

Call 01 286 6630
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