For Sale by Public Auction at 2:30pm on May 4th 2023 at Marino Hotel, Sutton Cross, Dublin 13 D13 P3Y8 (unless previously sold) Welcome to Ravensdale, a stunning detached family home located on an elevated site off Thormanby Road, offering breath taking views of the Baily Lighthouse and Dublin Bay. This impressive property spans almost 5,000 sqft (462.5 sqm) over two floors and boasts a commanding position at the summit of a 1.2 acre site, connecting Thormanby Road to Carrickbrack Road with access at either end. The rolling gardens are beautifully mature and offer picturesque views in almost every direction. The accommodation is both spacious and flooded with natural light, with each room offering magnificent views of the sea stretching out to the horizon on one side, and the rugged hillside of Howth Summit on the other. Ravensdale has been a cherished family home for generations, and each room has been utilised to meet different requirements over the years. The ground floor includes several reception rooms, a kitchen/dining room, and all rooms are interconnected to create a natural flow throughout the house. The first floor comprises of 5 double rooms, 4 bathrooms, a large family room/study, and a separate self-contained one bedroom apartment. The extensive grounds are beautifully mature and have played host to a wide range of outdoor activities such as tennis, football, GAA and even ziplining. There are also several outhouses including a double garage of some 440sqft (40sqm) which could be used to house vintage cars or sail boats through the winter and possibly with the necessary planning permission it could be converted into a home office or gym. Ravensdale is situated in an ideal location, just minutes walk from Howth Summit, which offers every amenity for healthy living on the hill. The Howth peninsula is home to wonderful coastal walks and a picturesque fishing harbour, and is renowned for its natural beauty and protected landscapes. In addition to spectacular upland heath, rugged coastline, and plentiful wildlife, there are remarkable panoramic vistas of the sea, bay and city. Howth also boasts a vibrant village scene with gastronomic pubs, fashionable and award-winning eateries, local convenience shops, and excellent schools in the locality. A regular Bus service from Howth Summit travels to the village and into the city centre. The DART will have you in the city centre in less than 25 minutes from Howth Village with Dublin Airport and Beaumont Hospital also easy to access from here. Ravensdale is a longstanding property that is now ripe for new owners to make it their dream home. With its stunning views, sprawling accommodation, and extensive grounds, this is an outstanding estate that is not to be missed.