Victorian gem for €7.5 million offers rare chance to buy on Temple Road

Lonsdale, which is for sale through luxury home specialist INHOUS, dates from 1884 and includes a mews and a coah house

Lonsdale: 21 Temple Road is a fine example of a prestigious Victorian pile built towards the latter end of the Victorian era

Ranked among the top five most expensive residential roads in the state, Temple Road in Dartry in Dublin 6 is populated by an exquisite collection of period homes, particularly at the Richmond Avenue South end.

The wide, leafy avenue enjoys a greater degree of privacy than its Dublin 4 contemporaries on Shrewsbury and Ailesbury Roads, for a number of reasons, chiefly that Temple Road is less traversed, residences here don’t often come up for sale ...