The Old Glebe, Bridesglen Road, Rathmichael

The Old Glebe, Bridesglen Road, Rathmichael
Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 4

Old Glebe House, Rathmichael, Co. Dublin.

Keane Thompson are delighted to present this charming historic period house set on 1.3 acres, to the rental market for the first time. The property boasts 5 bedrooms, a separate coach house which could be ideal for granny flat, home office, home cinema or gym and a wonderful summer house in the rear garden.

This unique property set over three floors is one of the oldest houses in South Dublin. The original house was extended in the 18th and 19th centuries with the current owners later adding a conservatory overlooking the gardens and a beautiful spacious kitchen with double doors onto a patio.

On entering The Old Glebe House, there is a wide hallway with main reception room on the right. The drawing room spans 30ft long and has a series of tall sash windows overlooking the tennis court. At the end of the drawing room doors lead into a living/dining room with stove. Beyond here is an open plan kitchen, with high ceilings, ample storage and double doors leading onto the patio and garden. The kitchen itself includes a double Aga, large centre island, integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and all mod cons. In the hallway, there is a guest WC and steps which lead you down to the basement with wine cellar and cloak room.

On the first-floor landing, there are two bedrooms which share a bathroom, large master bedroom en-suite with walk-in wardrobe and overlooking the tennis court. In the hallway there are French doors leading to a wonderful conservatory which is overlooking the magnificent gardens. There is also a main bathroom with bath. On the second floor there is a playroom and two further bedrooms.

The property also boasts a separate coach house with accommodation comprising double bedroom, bathroom and garage on the ground level and a kitchen area, living area, with access to a small patio with views of the garden on the first floor.

The grounds themselves are absolutely magnificent with lawns sloping away from the house and boasting an abundance of unique plants and shrubs. There is also a beautiful summer house and tennis courts. The property is partially furnished.

This is truly a unique property and should not be to missed.


Cherrywood bordering Loughlinstown and Rathmichael is ideally located to many transport links including the M11, M50, bus routes to the City Centre and Brides Glen LUAS stop, all minutes away. Cabinteely and Shankill Villages are both close by and offer a variety of amenities including shops, restaurants and Dunnes Stores Cornelscourt shopping centre. There is a selection of well-established primary and secondary schools in the surrounding area such as Loreto Dalkey, Holy Child Killiney and St. Gerards.

Property Agent

Alina Ryan