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Whitechurch Cottage, Clownings, Straffan, Co. Kildare. W23 F9C4.

4 bedrooms


  • C. 4,140 sq. ft on c. 0.5 acres
  • Built in 2008
  • Sunny south facing aspect rear gardens
  • Electronic Gates
  • Alarmed
  • Central Vac system
  • Parking for several cars in driveway
  • New Viessman boiler
  • Self contained annex with living and bedroom accommodation
  • Hartley Greenhouse attached


  • Air to water
  • Underfloor heating
  • Mains water, drainage and electricity.
  • Septic tank
  • Central vacuuming system

Whitechurch Cottage is a wonderful detached family home superbly located in Whitechurch, Straffan, just off the Straffan road in one of the most sought after residential locations in Kildare. Set back from the road in a peaceful and delightfully manicured country setting Whitechurch Cottage is accessed through electronic gates and a sweeping driveway provides both seclusion and privacy. This elegant and spacious home is set on 0.5 acres of landscaped south facing gardens ensuring peace and tranquility pervade every aspect of this magnificent family home. This exceptionally spacious family home extends to sq. ft of expansive and light filled accommodation and briefly includes, a large open plan kitchen, 2 reception rooms, 4 double bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a spacious attached annex and a Hartley botanic greenhouse. The kitchen and living areas open out to delightful enclosed patio area providing views of the colourful landscaped gardens. Whitechurch Cottage is minutes away from both the world renowned K Club and boutique hotel and country retreat of Lyons Estate. This truly magnificent residence offers the discerning buyer a country, tranquil lifestyle with immediate access to a quaint village and its strategic proximity to the M4 and M7 means you will be in Dublin City Centre and airport by car in 35 minutes.


Entrance Porch: 2.86 m x 1.57 m

Entrance Hall: 8.03 m x 7.89 m
Light filled and imposing entrance hall with beautiful handmade stained glass windows a feature tiled floor and feature wood paneling. Provides direct access to guest wc, cloakrrom, study and kitchen. French doors providing access to the rear garden.

Guest wc: 2.04 m x 1.64 m
Partially tiled with a tiled floor, wc and whb.

Cloakroom: 2.07 m x 1.08 m

Study: 4.45 m x 3.77 m
Overlooking the front garden with a feature bay window, built in storage units and an oak herringbone wood floor.

Kitchen / Living Room: 7.89 m x 8.03m
Spacious light filled country style kitchen with feature island, AGA, Belfast double sink, recessed spot lights, feature bay window with a cosy window seat and an oak herringbone solid wood floor. The living area has a feature granite fireplace. Two set s of French doors provide access to the rear garden and patio area.

Sitting room: 7.28 m x 5.07 m
Light filled with a feature granite fireplace with a stanley wood burning stove, a feature bay window, large velux window and a solid oak herringbone wood floor. French doors providing access to the rear gardens.

Utility / Plant Room: 3.86 m x 2.94 m
With tiled flooring, sunken sink ,utility appliances and storage cupboards. Provides access to the rear garden.

Master Bedroom: 6.30 m x 5.00 m
Exceptionally spacious, light filled and luxuriously styled with walk in wardrobes, carpet flooring, walk in wardrobes and an en-suite. Overlooks both the front and rear gardens.

Walk in wardrobes: 3.58 m x 1.55 m

En-suite: 3.46 m x 1.97 m
Partially tiled with a wc, whb, bath and a pump shower, feature paneling and an oak herringbone solid wood floor.

Bedroom 2: 4.06 m x 3.87 m
Overlooking the rear garden with built in wardrobes and a solid oak wood floor.

En-suite: 2.01 m x 1.19 m
Fully tiled with a wc, whb and a pump shower.

Bedroom 3: 4.57 m x 3.94 m
Overlooking the front garden with built in wall to wall wardrobes, feature paneling and carpet flooring.

Bedroom 4: 5.51 m x 3.04m
Double bedroom overlooking the front garden with built in wardrobes and carpet flooring.

Bathroom: 3.16 m x 2.73 m
Part tiled with a white 4 piece suite including a free standing bath, shower cubical with a pump shower, wc, and whb.
With feature wood paneling and an oak herringbone solid wood floor.

Attached connected annex , extending to c. 74 sq. M with independent access. Ideal as self contained apartment, or WFH office if required.

Living Area: 5.40 m x 4.91 m
Overlooking the front garden, with a feature bay window, built in storage units and a feature oak herringbone floor.

Bedroom: 2.98 m x 3.26 m
Double bedroom overlooking the side garden with a standalone wardrobe and carpet flooring.

Bathroom: 2.98 m x 3.26 m
Partially tiled with a tiled floor, wc, whb, shower cubical with an electric shower.

Kitchen: 1.81 m x 3.02 m
With a Belfast sink, counter top, tiled splash backs, kitchen cupboards and a tiled floor.

Accessed through electronic gates with a sweeping driveway, the surrounding gardens are expansive and private.. The pristinely landscaped rear gardens provide a lovely mixture of specimen trees, herbaceous plants and are punctuated with bursts of every colour in the lovingly maintained flowers beds. The south facing orientation and enclosed patio area, make this dreamy garden the perfect spot for al fresco dining or to enjoy your morning. To the front of the property features Ballylusk stone and ample parking.

Energy Efficiency

BER No: 116397878

Energy Performance Indicator: 114.79 kWh/m²/yr

Viewing Details

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Coming from Dublin on the M4, take the exit 7 for Maynooth. Take the 2nd exit and proceed straight all the way through Straffan Village passing past both Churches. Continue over the bridge and straight until you reach the L2008, take left towards Ardclough. Whitechurch Cottage is immediately is on the left hand side.

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