Socoa, Burnaby Road, Greystones, Co. Wicklow


4 Beds - 2 Bath - 186m2 - House
HJ Byrne are delighted to presented this impressive four bed detached family home located in one of Wicklow's most prestigious addresses. This sale offers a discerning purchaser the opportunity to acquire an outstanding home on gardens extending to almost an acre. Mature trees and shrubs provide a degree of privacy not shared by other homes in this area. Socoa occupies a choice location within a stones throw of the wonderful Burnaby Park, a wonderful urban green area with bowling green, lawn areas and mature trees, in this marvellous old world estate. Unlike the neighbouring properties that date from the early 20th century, Socoa is an attractive modern residence with warm brick facade incorporating a central feature of three archways home to the front door built just 30 years ago. The current owners have been meticulous caretakers of their home and it now awaits new owners, looking to put their own stamp on this charming home in a prized location. With its spectacular site there is obvious potential to extend the property. The gardens run from west to south-easterly in direction so they capture sunlight throughout the day. Stunning rear garden with manicured lawns, a large ornamental pond, mature well stocked flowerbeds and planters, paved patio area ideal for outdoor dining and relaxing in comfort. The front garden features ample off street parking and convenient access to the garage. The interior is filled with natural light throughout the day due to it wonderful aspect and is a welcome feature of this delightful home. The well-portioned accommodation extends to 186 square metres and boasts, three interconnecting reception rooms ideal for entertaining, a super spacious family kitchen, laundry room, 4 bedrooms (3 doubles plus a single) with the primary bedroom featuring an ensuite shower room, plus two guest wc's. An integral garage completes the accommodation in this wonderful home.

Greystones really is an ideal location for family living and 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.

Features Include:

Highly Sought After Location
Set In One of Wicklow's Most Prestigious Addresses
Within A Stones Throw of the Wonderful Burnaby Park
Oil Fired Central Heating
Wonderful Sunny Orientation
Within Easy Reach of The Town Centre & All Amenities and Services
Privacy Assured
Double Glazed Windows
Stunning Gardens Extending to Almost An Acre
Obvious Potential To Extend
D1 BER Rating
Accommodation Extending to 186 square metres


Entrance Hallway
Bright welcoming entrance hallway carpeted in rich red carpeting with cloakroom.

Living Room
5.4 x 6.3m
This elegant reception room is flooded with natural light from the bay window, a feature fireplace creates an ideal central focus point and features a marble surround and hearth and finished with a rich mahogany mantle with mirror above. Access to the sunroom here also.

Sun Room/Conservatory
4.3 x 3.9m
This room is drenched in natural light with glazed walls really bring the outside inside with wonderful aspect overlooking the rear garden. A tiled floor at foot is easily maintained and this room enjoys direct access to the rear garden and patio area ideal for entertaining. Access to a further reception room.

Family Room
4.46 x 4.39m
Again this elegant reception room features an impressive marble fireplace with gas fire inset.

4 x 5.6m
Super spacious family kitchen with plenty of space for both cooking and dining, the kitchen features an extensive range of fitted wall and floor units in rich warm oak featuring stained glass display cabinets, built-in double oven, hob with extractor fan overhead, integrated fridge freezer, double stainless steel sink and drainer finished with a tiled splash-back and floor. Hotpress and linen store here also.

Laundry/Utility Room
2.8 x 1.5m
With stainless steel sink and built-in presses offering plenty of room for your washing needs with direct access to the garden here also.

Guest wc
With wc and wash hand basin.

Primary Bedroom
3.4 x 3.3m
Overlooking the front of the property this spacious double bedroom features an excellent range of floor to ceiling built-in wardrobes with central mirror doors. Built-in wardrobes also surround the bed adding additional storage with bedside lockers featuring side reading lights. Ensuite shower room with wc, wash hand basin, shower cubicle home to a Mira Sport electric shower unit and part tiled walls.

Bedroom No. 2
3.1 x 4m
Overlooking the rear garden, this room also features a private kitchenette (1.9 x 2.3m) access directly from the bedroom, ideal for older children or relatives to have their own private kitchen area. Guest wc here also with wc and wash hand basin with vanity unit below providing ideal storage. Access to rear garden here also means this area could be self contained.

Bedroom No. 3
3.1 x 3.3m
Again double bedroom overlooking the rear garden with an excellent range of built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom No. 4
2.4 x 3.5m
Situated to the front of the property again with built-in wardrobes.

Family bathroom with part tiled walls and three piece suite.


Socoa really boasts plenty of kerbside appeal with its gated approach leading to a curved driveway flanked by gardens with an extensive range of plants, shrubs and trees ensuring privacy from the road in front and neighbouring homes. The driveway leads to a circulating area providing ample off street parking and access to the garage. One of the many features of this home are the extensive gardens extending to nearly one acre in size. The rear garden is wonderfully private with a wonderful range of mature trees providing excellent screening and privacy. A raised patio area is bordered with concrete balustrades and overlooks the beautiful gardens with manicured lawns and a wonderful feature ornate pond. Raised flowerbeds are brimming over with colourful plantings and add a splash of colour throughout the year. This really is an oasis of tranquillity ideal for relaxing on long summer's evenings, for those not ready to relax the extensive lawns could be an ideal space for children to play or a keen gardener could easily be kept busy here.

Price: 1,400,000

Eircode: A63 HW92


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