The Burrows, 55 Windgate Cottages, Greystones, Co. Wicklow


HJ Byrne Estate Agents are delighted to present this very special opportunity to purchase a truly unique charming cottage. This intriguing residence really needs to be viewed to truly appreciate just how special this home is. This home has been lovlingly cared for and upgraded by its current owners and now provides wonderfully elegant and superbly appointed accommodation enjoying the significant bonus of featuring outstanding gardens with a large tranquil rear garden boasting spectacular marine aspect while in addition a well screened front garden accessed via double gates provides excellent secluded off street parking. The interior has been architecturally remodelled and completely renovated to the highest standards in the recent past delivering quality and comfort for contemporary living. Upon entering this home one is immediately struck by the stylish interior and the quality of finishes. The stylishly decorated accommodation offers everything a family could desire with its spacious versatile layout.
Number 55 is situated in a choice location on the Bray-Greystones Road on the north side of Greystones Town. Greystones quiet justly is the Gold Medal Winner of the Worlds Most Liveable Community 2021. This picturesque postcard pretty seaside town with wonderful marina and seaside boarding a lively bustling town full of charm and just 24 kms from Dublin City Centre. Greystones really has something to offer everyone with lots of amenities that are accessible to all " the sea, town centre amenities plus mountain walks. The town centre is home to a superb range of boutiques, shops, cafes and restaurants plus the Whale Theatre. For commuters Greystones DART station is close at hand offering a frequent service to Dublin City Centre and beyond while the M11 and M50 ensures speedy access to all surrounding areas by car. When it comes to sports and leisure Greystones has something for everyone with numerous golf courses creating a golfers paradise, sailing and watersports, gyms, tennis, rugby and football clubs close at hand. For those seeking more leisurely pursuits countryside walks, strolls on the beach, yoga and pilates are within easy reach. While this home is in need of a little TLC it could be easily transformed into a wonderful home in a truly ideal setting that is second to none. Early viewing of this fine home is highly recommended and is by prior appointment only

Features Include:

Outstanding Gardens
Superb Marine Aspect
Overlooking the Irish Sea
Within Minutes of All Amenities
Turn Key Condition Throughout
Stylish Well Designed Interior
Plenty of Potential To Extend the Accommodation
Mains Gas Fired Central Heating System
BER Rating D2
Accommodation Extending 183 square metres


Entrance Hallway
Wonderful welcoming approach via this generous L shaped hallway with painted stone floor and ample storage space for all the family with the excellent provision of built-in storage units.

Wonderful generous luxurious stylish family bathroom with a tropical rainforest shower head above a roll top bath, wash hand basin with built-in vanity unit below provides excellent bathroom storage, wc, tiled floor and part tiled walls.

Laundry/Utility Room
A quirky sliding door providing access, most attractive tiled floor, built-in laundry unit houses the wash machine and dryer in a user friendly elevated location with ample built-in shelving and drawers providing plenty of storage space.

Steps Lead to the Kitchen
5 x 5.5m
Truly stunning generous country style family kitchen flooded with natural light from the dual aspect windows, warm timber effect flooring at foot, while the kitchen features an excellent range of fitted units in classic cream, Belfast sink, built-in whirlpool double oven, 5 ring gas hob, stainless steel extractor fan plus a free standing range plus tiled splash-back. A timber topped island provides breakfast bar facility for dining plus further storage. Wonderful walk-in pantry which is fully shelved provides excellent food storage.

Dining Room
2.8 x 3.7m
A part glazed roof overhead ensures this room is drenched in natural light, extensive built-in bookcases plus multi fuel stove with decorative cast iron surround and mantel creates a homely cosy ambience. Steps down lead to the family room.

Family Room
2.9 x 5.4m
Again drenched in natural light from the glazed ceiling overhead plus French doors with attractive Georgian glazed arch above this sunny room leads to a decked patio area with fantastic marine aspect.

Bedroom No. 3/Living Room
2.3 x 3.6m
This versatile space easily lends to itself as a third bedroom or additional living space depending on your familyTM needs, the room features an attractive fireplace with cast iron surround and mantel finished with a slate hearth. Polished timber floorboards create a warm ambience and an excellent range of floor to ceiling built-in shelving takes care of all your storage needs.

Bedroom No. 1
3.7 x 5.4m
Dual aspect double bedroom with feature stained glass window plus French doors leading to the rear and boasting fantastic sea views.

Bedroom No. 2
3.1 x 3.5m
With polished pine timber floorboards.

Landing with study area with ample eaves storage.

Attic Room 1
3.6 x 5m
Overlooking the rear garden boasting truly stunning marine views plus built-in wardrobes. Ensuite shower room with wc, wash hand basin, shower area with Triton T80i electric shower unit, tiled floor and part tiled walls while a velux window overhead ensures plenty of natural light.

Attic Room 2
3.2 x 2.3m
Large velux window overhead drenches this room in natural light.


The crowning glory of this unique home is the stunning spacious gardens with uninterrupted sea views at the rear. Number 55 is set well back from the road beyond an attractive stone wall with railing above, wrought iron gates lead to a sweeping gravelled approach providing ample off street parking for all the family. Well stocked floor beds in front of the house boasts an array of plantings providing a splash of colour throughout the year while mature hedging adds excellent screening and privacy either side. An extensive side garden in gravelled provides access to the home. These spacious gardens would be any keen gardeners delight while still offering plenty for those who like to sit back and relax " a timber deck is featured off the family room plus an extensive stone patio area is ideal for outdoor entertaining or al fresco dining with a built-in barbeque area plus a gravelled seating area with built-in benches is currently home to fire pit ideal relaxing with friends. A generous lawned area provides ample space for children to play and leads to a level area ideal for evening drinks while enjoying the spectacular uninterrupted sea views beyond. Outdoor storage is taken care of by a block built shed (1.5 x 5m) plus three timber sheds.

Price: 795,000

Eircode: A63 AR26