Houses for Sale in Ballymun

Local Area Guide

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Ballymun is a quiet riverside neighbourhood located 8.5km north of Dublin’s city centre. It is about a 25-minute drive by car via the N1, M50, and R108 Motorways.

DCU and Dublin Airport are also in close proximity. A number of Dublin Bus routes primarily service the area.

Ballymun is a family-oriented community that offers both country and city life.

Property Types:

Ballymun homes are modern in architecture, design, and character. Residents are treated to views of the beautiful Santry River, parklands, quaint countryside, blossoming gardens, and mature trees.

Ballymun homes were predominantly built after the 1960’s, and one can expect to find modern and contemporary styles of High-rise towers, Flat complexes, apartments, Red Brick, country, and cottage homes.

New construction and refurbished dwellings are outfitted with modern amenities, tasteful décor, open plan design, and sustainable energy efficiency.

Many homes are within walking distance to local Village attractions.


Ballymun Village and neighbouring Omni Shopping Centre and Charlestown Shopping Centre have everything you could need!

Amenities include retail shopping, IKEA, convenience stores, supermarkets, health care facilities, pharmacies, cinemas, banking, post office, and a number of small and large businesses.

The neighbourhood is host to the prominent Axis arts centre. The centre provides local, national, and international theatre, dance, music, comedy, and visual artists.

Ballymun is also packed with delicious restaurants, cafes, and pubs. The neighbourhood is green and offers trails for walking, cycling, hiking and picnicking. 

Notable parks include Poppintree Park and DCU, which offers a number of recreational facilities. Sports and Fitness Ballymun provides swimming, a large sports hall, and a variety of fitness classes.

Ballymun United Soccer Complex is also a well-regarded sporting facility.


Ballymun has a small number of well-regarded primary, secondary, and Scoil schools. Academic excellence is a high priority and school awards include: GOAL Humanitarian Awards, Community Spirit Awards, and Creative Competition Awards.

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