Dublin 4 Tudor-style home with room to extend on sale for €2.25 million

Avalon, built in the 1930s on a large corner site on the Stillorgan Road, is a four-bed sub-divided house that offers opportunity for development and extension

Avalon on Stillorgan Road in Dublin 4 occupies a large corner site, which offers excellent scope for development and expansion

In terms of the derivation of names, Avalon, an Anglicised version of the Welsh term for an island of fruit trees, is a legendary island of Arthurian legend.

The name first appears in Geoffrey of Monmouth's 1136 Historia Regum Britanniae as the place where King Arthur's sword, Excalibur, was made. It was also the place where Arthur was later taken to recover from being gravely wounded at the Battle of Camlann.

Frequent commuters along the ...