Houses for Sale in Glasnevin

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Glasnevin is a quiet, leafy, and family-oriented area located 3km north of Dublin’s city centre. It is in close proximity to the River Tolka and numerous flowing streams. Glasnevin is about a 25-minute drive to the city centre via the R802, M1, and M50 Motorways. A number of Dublin Bus routes primarily service the area. Glasnevin is rich in community spirit, and there are many volunteer groups and associations throughout.

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Glasnevin is a cosy, traditional, and incredibly charming town to call home. It evokes the best of old-world architecture and joins it with fresh modern conveniences. Glasnevin residences have delightful views of sprawling greenery, blossoming gardens, lavish terraces, ample trees and landscaping, scenic rivers, and lush parklands. Glasnevin is host to Iona Road, which is considered the Millionaire’s Row of the Northside. Home styles are replete in old-world period, Eighteenth Century, Victorian, Edwardian, Mansion, Georgian, Tudor, modern, contemporary, and cottage. New construction and refurbished dwellings are treated to modern amenities, tasteful décor, spacious living areas, and sustainable energy technology.


Glasnevin is mostly residential, but offers retail shopping, convenience stores, and a delightful farmers’ market. The town also has delicious restaurants, cafes, and pubs. Glasnevin is mostly known for its beautiful parks and recreation areas. The most notable are the National Botanic Gardens, Hart’s Corner, Delville, Met Eirann, The Pyramid Church, and Griffith Avenue.  The town offers many parks, where families of all ages can enjoy walking and cycling trails, picnicking, and leisure activities. Glasnevin is energetic in sports and club events, with the most notable being Gaelic football, hurling, camogie, and handball, basketball, tennis, hockey, and boxing. 


Glasnevin is host to several primary and secondary schools, and Dublin City University’s main campus is situated within the town. Glasnevin holds academics in high esteem, and the most notable town awards include: DCU Access Achievement Awards, Pope John Paul 11 Awards, and CBI Awards.

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