A view to a thrill: splendid Dalkey residence on market for €1.595m

Silver Pines is a handsome, double-bay fronted residence with spectacular views of the Dublin coast

The five-bedroom family home has been meticulously renovated and extended to offer a generous 197 square metres of living space

The climb from Dalkey village to Killiney Hill along Dalkey Avenue is a steep one, but the vista at the summit is worth the footslog alone. The top of the hill affords a panoramic view of the affluent waterfront villages and suburbs below it, clinging to the edge of the coastline that stretches southward to the Wicklow Mountains, with the Irish Sea glistening to the east towards the Welsh shoreline.

Within short strolling distance of ...