Entries by Anne Da Silva

Pastal parcel: Sutton Period Home of Late Antiques Expert Denis Drum & Champion Cook Mary Drum is for sale

  Suttonian Mary Drum knows what it’s like to feel the pressure of lights, cameras and clock ticking action, as a contestant on a competitive cookery television programme. At a time when so many devote their evenings to the lockdown TV staples of property and competitive cookery vehicles, it could be said that she’s emerged […]

272 Howth Road, Killester, Dublin 5

Four-bed house features Mondrian-inspired window and blissfully private outdoor space     At first glance number 272 Howth Road looks like it has been in situ for decades. However, the four-bedroom, Dutch-gabled, detached house was built on the site of an artisan cottage just 21 years ago. It was designed by architect Martin Meehan of Meehan […]

The 6.2 Million View from Dublin’s Biggest New Home

It costs €3.2m to buy the best view in Dublin and another €3m to build the biggest mansion the capital has seen in a generation, writes Mark Keenan. Longacre Baily, Howth, Co Dublin Asking price: €3.2m Agent: Gallagher Quigley (01) 8183000 From the three-acre eagle’s nest clifftop site at Longacre in Howth, more than 140 […]

Find your burrow hideaway by the sea tide A period home overlooking the beach near Sutton Golf Club is seeking €2m, writes Gabrielle Monaghan of the Irish Independent

    By the time the famous amateur Irish golfer Joe Carr’s competitive playing career ended at Lahinch in 1969, JB – as he was also known – had won 40 championships, including three British Amateur titles, at a time when the Amateur was effectively the world championship for non-paid competitors. Throughout his life, Carr […]

Dublin’s Hamptons: A luxury home with a beach on both sides Two beaches and three floors totalling 6,300 sq ft for €3m in Sutton, writes Mark Keenan of Irish Independent

  Finding a home with direct beach access in Dublin is something of an achievement, but locating one with two different powder-sandy strands within a short stroll of your door, is extra special. Make it a huge stylish modern luxury home with international beach house qualities and you’ll wonder if it’s the famous Long Island […]