Detached five-bed offers traditional style with modern comfort in Knocklyon

This impressive €1.5 million family home in Dublin 16 is energy efficient, has an abundance of light and space and even comes with a dedicated cinema room

2 Charleville Manor, Knocklyon, Dublin 16: A modern five-bedroom detached family home, on sale for €1.5 million

For all the undoubted charm and character of larger period properties, even the most fervent admirer of the classic 19th-century house will admit the layout is not exactly geared to the needs of the modern family. Added to that are issues of comfort, light and function.

In a newer build, adding a dash of old-world charm into the contemporary design can be a tricky balancing act. No 2 Charleville Manor, a modern five-bedroom detached family ...