Houses for Sale in Rathmines

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Rathmines is a sought-after neighbourhood located 4.5km south of Dublin’s city centre. It is about a 17-minute drive by car via the R114 Motorway. The Luas and a number of Dublin Bus routes primarily service the area. Rathmines is considered cosmopolitan, with a diverse population of over 36,000 inhabitants.

Property Types:

Rathmines homes are traditional and brimming with Period architecture, design, and charm. Residences are treated to views of: the beautiful Canal, leafy terraces, verdant parkland, attractive shrubbery, blossoming gardens, mature trees, and pristine landscaping. Most properties are within walking distance to the village centre, and within brisk commuting distance to the city centre, making Rathmines a desirable place to live. Homes retain old-world Period aesthetic, and one can expect to find styles of: Victorian, Edwardian, Georgian, Red Brick, Mid-Century, Terraced, cottage, modern, and contemporary. New construction and refurbished dwellings are outfitted with: modern amenities, luxurious décor, spacious living quarters, and energy efficient technology.



Rathmines Village Centre is equipped with The Swan Shopping Centre, which includes: retail shopping, convenience stores, grocery stores, post office, health care facilities, banking, a cinemaplex, and numerous small and large businesses. Rathmines Road is abundant with delicious restaurants, cafes, coffee shops, and pubs. Foodies will delight as the town features delectable International cuisines. The opportunities for walking, cycling, picnicking, recreation, and leisure are plentiful with the Canal, St. Stephen’s Green, and Palmerstown Park in close proximity. Rathmines is also plentiful in sporting facilities, including: Rathmines Leisure Club, Leinster Cricket Club, Mount Pleasant Lawn Tennis Club, Ranelagh Gaels GAA, and Rathgar Hockey Club, to name a few.


Rathmines is host to a number of well respected primary and secondary schools. Academic excellence is a high priority, and school awards include: NSW Primary People’s Choice Award, Physics Award, and Universal Design Grand Challenge Student Awards.

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