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House of the week: Splendid family home in Drumcondra for €1.75m

19 Valentia Road was refurbished in 2003 to render it more than three times its original size

23rd February, 2020
No 19 Valentia Road in Drumcondra is an impressive four-bedroom home

Addresses on the northside of Dublin don’t come much smarter than Valentia Road in Drumcondra, a state of affairs that dates from the 1930s, when homes intended for high ranking civil servants were built there on farmland. Since then, in the manner of Topsy, the homes have grown to an extent that would make the original architect’s eyes pop.

Completely refurbished and extended in 2003, No 19 is now over three...

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