Back to site

©2021. All rights reserved.
Crafted by 4Property.

Simla Lodge, Strandville Avenue East, Clontarf, Dublin 3, D03 RF67


Detached House

For Sale




268 sq.m.

View Now



Karen Mulvaney Property is proud to present to market this magnificent beauty that dates back to 1760! This house was the original lodge to Clontarf Castle. Extending to 268sq m/2,889sq ft, this five bedroom family home offers an abundance of space within walking distance to Clontarf. Simla Lodge is just off Clontarf Road and this wonderful house has been lovingly cared for and maintained, modernised and presented with a touch of class, this is a truly unique gem. Video viewing worth watching

This house is majestic, is full of character and from the minute you begin to walk up the grand granite steps to a very impressive front door you know you are in for a treat. The extensive accommodation comprises of three generous reception rooms, kitchen/dining room, five bedrooms, two en suite and main bathroom. There are also some hidden gems like a walk in wardrobe, walk in pantry room, wine cellar and utility. The house boasts many original features throughout including generous floor to ceiling heights, original wooden/tiled floors and period fireplaces. The outdoor lanterns are originally from Howth train station.

Clontarf needs little introduction as an ideal place to live in Dublin. Residents have an eclectic mix of amenities and eateries right on their doorstep but also the calm and privacy of low density neighbourhoods. A quick stroll and you are on the beautiful Clontarf promenade with its sea walks, green spaces and cycle track accessing all of Dublin Bay.

St Anne’s Park is a short walk away. It the second largest municipal park in Dublin, is part of a former 202 hectares (500 acres) estate assembled by members of the Guinness family.

The largest municipal park is also nearby (North) Bull Island. North Bull Island is an island located in Dublin Bay, about 5 km long and 800 m wide. It has been named by UNESCO as a biosphere reserve. It is the only biosphere reserve in a capital city in the world.

The island, with a sandy beach known as Dollymount Strand running its entire length, the island also hosts St Anne’s and Royal Dublin golf clubs. The area is also home to many sporting clubs with GAA, Rugby, Swimming, Sailing, Golf, Hockey and Tennis.


  • Original Period features
  • Prime residential location
  • Dating back to 1760
  • Original Lodge to Clontarf Castle
  • Lovingly maintained and restored


Entrance Hall - 6.15m (20'2") x 2.42m (7'11")
With wooden floors, high ceilings and coving

Sitting Room - 6.15m (20'2") x 4.53m (14'10")
With wooden floors, original fireplace, dual aspect windows, shutters, high ceilings, coving and period features

Dining Room - 4.45m (14'7") x 2.81m (9'3")
Dual aspect windows overlooking side and rear, wooden floors, high ceilings and coving

Bedroom 1 - 4.53m (14'10") x 4.64m (15'3")
Impressive bedroom with dual aspect windows, shutters, high ceilings and coving

En Suite Bathroom - 1.67m (5'6") x 2.05m (6'9")
Tiled en suite with w.c., w.h.b and bath

Bedroom 2 - 4.02m (13'2") x 4.77m (15'8")
Large double bedroom with windows, shutters, high ceilings and coving

En Suite - 1.67m (5'6") x 2.04m (6'8")
Tiled en suite with w.c., w.h.b. and shower

Bedroom 3 - 4.45m (14'7") x 2.96m (9'9")
With fitted wardrobe overlooking the rear

Walk in Wardrobe - 2.72m (8'11") x 2.39m (7'10")
Previously a bathroom and converted to walk in wardobe

Hallway - 6.15m (20'2") x 3.86m (12'8")
With magnificent black and white feature floor tiling

Cellar - 2.64m (8'8") x 2.72m (8'11")
Underneath the granite steps

Bedroom 4 - 3.64m (11'11") x 3.69m (12'1")
Overlooking front, large double bedroom

Bedroom 5 - 4.32m (14'2") x 4.41m (14'6")
Large double bedroom overlooking front and side with dual aspect windows and walk in wardrobe

Bathroom - 2.41m (7'11") x 3.14m (10'4")
Past more storage space, feature shower room with e.c., w.h.b. and walk in shower

Pantry room - 1.68m (5'6") x 2.91m (9'7")
With built in pantry cupboards and open pantry shelves

Kitchen/Breakfast room - 4.08m (13'5") x 5.69m (18'8")
With impressive wall and floors units, kitchen island, dining area and original large fireplace. Original black and red floor tiling.

Utility room - 2.85m (9'4") x 2.38m (7'10")
With space for washer/dryer and plentiful extra storage, leading to portion of the garden.

Lounge - 4.56m (15'0") x 5.76m (18'11")
With feature fireplace and beautiful wooden flooring

Leading to one portion of the rear garden

In the rear garden there is a purpose built office/studio space that can be used for a wide variety of uses and has it`s own entrance via double gates to the side of the house.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.


Clontarf Neighbourhood Guide

Explore prices, growth, people and lifestyle in Clontarf

Privacy Policy