Oakview Kilgarran, Enniskerry

Price €995,000


Oakview is the west wing of Kilgarron House


Oakview is the west wing of Kilgarron House. Dating from approx.1860 Oakview was built by a member of the Powerscourt Family and was once home to the famous author Fredrick Forsyth. This is a very private, bright and spacious residence with all the charm and features of the Victorian period. Excellent accommodation c. 2580 sq. ft. briefly comprises; entrance hall, large drawing room with picture window overlooking the Wicklow mountains, dining room with French doors to garden terrace, spacious kitchen, family room, guest cloakroom, utility room, and on the upper floor, master bedroom with dual aspect with magnificent views over the countryside, three further bedrooms two of them en-suite. Large attic with ample storage. Spectacular gardens with well stocked borders, flower beds and vegetable garden. Large garage and workshop and ample car parking.

Mature countryside location in this much sought after area, just a short drive from the N11/M50 which connects to Dublin city centre and airport. The charming village of Enniskerry which offers a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and boutiques is only 400 mts to the Oakview entrance in this beautiful setting renowned for its scenic beauty. Adjacent to the wonderful gardens of Powerscourt Demense and golf club. Bus route to Bray Dart station. Numerous adjacent schools including St. Gerard’s, two private primary schools and excellent national school in the centre of the village. Daily private shuttle buses to Mount Anville School and Blackrock College.


Charming Victorian residence
Period features
Spacious accommodation c. 2580 sq.ft.
Landscaped gardens on c.66 acre
Magnificent views
Convenient Village location


Ground Floor

Hall: 1.22m x 15.23m

Drawing room: 4.88m x 6.81m fireplace with stove, feature picture window overlooking Knocksink National Conservation Park, folding doors to

Dining room: 4.88m x 3.20 French doors to patio and gardens

Kitchen: 4.88m x 4.33m fitted solid oak units, oil fired Rayburn Nouvelle, ceramic sink, plumbed for dishwasher, tiled floor, three windows overlooking garden

Family room: 4.88m x 2.89m with stove

Cloakroom: w.c., w.h.b.

Utility room: 1.69m x 4.48m door to

Boiler house with new condensed boiler


First Floor

Hall: 1.36m x 11.41m

Bedroom: 5.22m x 4.66m fitted carpet, dual aspect windows

Bedroom: 5.22m x 3.16m fitted wardrobes, fitted carpet, window

En-suite shower with bath

Bedroom: 5.22m x 5.36m fitted wardrobes, fitted carpet, windows

En-suite shower

Bedroom: 4.90m x 3.14m fitted wardrobes,fitted carpet, windows

En-suite bath

Walk in hot press

Large attic

Total floor area: c. 240 sq.m.

Exterior: The gardens of Oakview are spectacular with wonderful well stocked herbaceous borders, large lawn and vegetable garden. There are numerous areas taking advantage of the sun and views. Large garage and ample parking.

Additional Info

Overall Area: c. 240 sq.m.




Nigel Bennett
Office: 01-2602520

Oakview Kilgarran, Enniskerry