A fixer-upper gets a facelift

The revamping of this bungalow on Killiney Road in Dublin shows what can be done with a little hard work and imagination, writes Stephen Bourke

13th December, 2014

The Chalet, a Killiney Road bungalow, is on the market at a cool €775,000. Not bad going for the developer who picked it up in July for €560,000. A few weeks of hard work saw him gut it and start from scratch, turning what was a very ‘second-hand house’ into one that’s pretty much new.

Its value in the summer was the result of its great location: Glenageary Dart station is...

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