Architect-designed modern home that maximises use of light and space

Capella, near Greystones in Co Wicklow, features an open-plan living space with sliding doors that make the patio and garden a seamless extension of the house

Cappella, a detached dormer bungalow just outside Greystones in Co Wicklow, is on the market for €1.15m

Situated within walking distance of the coastal town of Greystones, this detached dormer bungalow comes with all the clean lines and abundant natural light expected in a modern home, including that all-important open connection to its delightful surrounding garden.

Designed and built in 2009, the owners worked closely with their German architect at the planning stage, and subsequently contracted an engineer and builder. Like many homeowners embarking on a new-build, they gave considerable thought to ...