Blackrock family home with its own garden of earthly delights

140 Clonkeen Road in Blackrock, south Co Dublin, is now on the market with a guide price of €795,000

No 140 Clonkeen Road in Blackrock, south Co Dublin: the well-maintained semi-detached residence offers 148 square metres of well-proportioned accommodation

Agents involved in the property sector have observed a significant increase in interest in homes with private outdoor space since the pandemic hit two years ago.

Buyers are looking for an outdoor space in which to relax and perhaps entertain, to cultivate their own tranquil oasis, grow their own fruit and vegetables or, as recent research suggests, let their outdoor space increase the value of their property by between 5 and 20 per cent. The ...