A marvellous mews to peruse amid Dublin 4’s leafy lanes

29 Waterloo Lane, just off Leeson Street Upper, has come onto the market in pristine condition with a guide price of €1.3 million

An extended and renovated mews at No 29 Waterloo Road is on sale for €1.3 million

Mews homes have come a long way from their humble beginnings, in which they were designed to service the grand Georgian and Victorian city townhouses of the 18th and 19th century gentry.

To keep the smells and dirt away from the main house, the units were built often in rows at the far end of the properties, separated from the primary houses by landscaped gardens with access to quiet lanes and service roads at the ...