Houses for Sale in Dublin 8

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Dublin 8 is a booming neighbourhood comprised of: Portobello, South Circular, Christchurch, The Liberties, Clanbrassil, Blackpitts, Inchicore, Kilmainham, Rialto, and Dolphin’s Barn. Located about 3-5km from Dublin’s city centre. Dublin 8 is about a 10-minute commute by car via the R137 and M50 Motorways. The Luas, numerous Dublin Bus routes, and Dublin Bike stations primarily service the area. Dublin 8 is a popular place to live as it is in close proximity to the city centre, yet lush riversides also surround it.

Property Types:

Dublin 8 homes are traditional in architecture and design. Residences are treated to views of: a vibrant city centre, glistening canal, verdant parkland, leafy terraces, blossoming gardens, mature trees, pristine landscaping, idyllic acreage, and beautiful shrubbery. Homes maintain their old-world charm and one can expect to find styles of: Victorian, Period, Tudor, Georgian, Edwardian, Red Brick, Mid-Century, modern, and contemporary. New construction as well as refurbished dwellings offer: modern amenities, tasteful décor, spacious living quarters, and energy efficient technology.


Dublin 8’s location is ideal, and offers all conceivable efficiencies. Retail shopping, convenience stores, supermarkets, banking, post office, and numerous businesses are within the district. Many of Dublin’s trendiest restaurants, cafes, and pubs are situated within Dublin 8, including the favourite Bastible in Portobello. In addition, the area is within walking distance to Dublin’s Camden Street, Merrion Square, Baggot Street, Fitzwilliam Square, and the IFSC. The neighbourhood is plentiful in recreational and leisure activities, including: Phoenix Park, Chancery Park, and Saint Patrick’s Park, to name a few. Dublin 8 is well equipped with sporting clubs, including: Basketball, Karate, Rowing, GAA Clubs, Boating, Kickboxing, Tennis, Cricket, Hockey, Badminton, Rugby, and Polo.


Dublin 8 is host to a number of well-respected primary, secondary, national, and Scoil schools. Academic excellence is a high priority and school awards include: SWICN Awards, Golden Shamrock Awards, Digital Media Awards, Changemaker Awards, and Dublin City Neighbourhood Awards.

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You can filter Dublin 8 properties by price, bedroom size, square footage and more. There is also the option to filter by a property must-have, such as a central location if you are seeking a house to buy in Dublin 8 where you are walking distance to many amenities including the city centre.  You can also check apartments for sale in Dublin 8 if you are looking for something a little smaller. Don't let the perfect apartment, townhouse or house for sale in Dublin 8 get away. Looking to rent in Dublin 8? Search houses for rent in Dublin 8 and filter by home types, price and size.

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