The Gables, 8 Riverfield, Delgany, Wicklow


6 Bed 401 m² / 4316 ft² C2


  • Finished to an exquisite standard
  • Magnificent 1/2 acre site with stunning panoramic views
  • A host of terrific amenities within 1 mile
  • Wonderfully private, mature west facing landscaped gardens
  • Located close to Delgany Village
  • 1200 sq.ft self contained residence on ground floor
  • Off street parking for multiple cars)


McGovern Estates is proud to showcase ‘The Gables’ – a stunning 6 bed detached family residence. This magnificent home extends to 401 m2 (4316 sq.ft) and is designed and finished with care and attention to detail providing any purchaser with a property that satisfies all the requirements of modern living. The Gables is Nestled close the picturesque village of Delgany, a prestigious and highly sought after location in North county Wicklow. This exclusive property is set on beautifully landscaped 1/2 acre gardens with majestic views of the surrounding countryside.

The Gables has been lovingly restored, extended and upgraded over the years by the current owners and now offers the discerning purchaser a wonderful family home full of character, charm and light. This is immediately evident on entering the reception hallway which boasts wonderful high ceilings with Velux skylights allowing an abundance of natural light in to the home.

‘The Gables’ offers impressive living accommodation with high quality finishes throughout. The high ceilings and abundance of glazing give a wonderful sense space on entering this family home. The open plan kitchen and dining area is adjacent to a stunning sun room which enjoys views of the countryside hills and is filled with plenty of natural light. This room then opens on to an extensive sandstone patio area and to the beautifully manicured 1/2 acre gardens which wrap around to the rear of the house.

The jewel in the crown to this property is the 1,200 sq.ft self contained residence which would be ideal for grandparents. It includes its own drawing room, kitchen, utility, dining area and spacios double bedroom with an ensuite on the ground floor.

Riverfield is a tranquil enclave situated in a the heart of Delgany Village close to an array of wonderful amenities. The Gables is set against an idyllic backdrop in one of the most scenic locations in North Wicklow. The development stands on c.4.5 acres of land and comprises of 6 luxurious family homes.

Greystones town is within easy reach and all your needs will be catered for with a wonderful selection of bistros, boutiques, restaurants and shops, the village library, churches and a large number of highly regarded schools.

A host of sport and leisure clubs abound in the area including sailing, rowing, football, rugby, tennis and GAA. The Shoreline Leisure Centre and swimming pool is on the doorstep, as are a great choice of renowned golf clubs, including Greystones, Charlesland and Druids Glen.

Greystones and Delgany are situated in a stunning location between the coast and the Wicklow mountains, giving easy access to the local beaches, countryside and nearby villages like Enniskerry.

The commuter will be delighted at the easy access to local bus stops and the DART station both within walking distance. The N11/M50 is also within easy reach making for an easy commute to the city, airport and beyond.

BER Details

BER: C2 BER No.108686668 Energy Performance Indicator:185.76 kWh/m²/yr


Tiled flooring. Recessed lighting. Double doors to off street parking.

Entrance Hallway
Solid oak wood flooring. Atrium style entrance hallway with feature solid wood staircase to landing. 2x large Velux windows. Wooden wall panelling.

Inner Hallway
Solid oak wood flooring. Wooden wall panelling. Recessed lighting.

Living room
Carpeted. Feature open fire with solid wood mantle and marble surround and hearth. Sliding doors to patio area.

Solid oak wood flooring. Fully fitted kitchen with range of floor based and wall based storage cupboards. Granite worktops. Inset sink. This kitchen also includes an oil fired Aga oven which is used for cooking and has the added dual purpose of providing continuous hot water throughout the day. Recessed lighting.

Dining Room
Solid oak wood flooring. Large dining area with window overlooking rear garden with views of surrounding countryside. Archway to sun room.

Sun Room
Solid oak wood flooring. Large vaulted ceiling with wood cladding and 2x large Velux windows. Ample glazing with panoramic views of Soldiers Hill and the countryside. Recessed lighting.

Utility Room
Solid oak wood flooring. Storage cupboards. Range of appliances. Door to rear parking area.

Downstairs WC
Tiled flooring. Feature wood panelling. WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Recessed lighting.

Lounge Area
Solid oak wood flooring. Feature vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. 3x picture windows with views of surrounding hills and lawn area. Fireplace with solid wood mantle and polished black granite surround and hearth.

Office/ Study
Solid oak wood flooring. Built in shelving unit and office desk. Internet point.

Carpeted. 2x Velux windows. Attic access

Master Bedroom
Carpeted. 2x Floor to ceiling built in wardrobes. Picture window with west facing views. Recessed lighting. TV point. Ensuite.

Tiled flooring. Part tiled walls. Fully tiled bath unit with rain forest shower head. Wash hand basin with large storage unit and wall mirror over. WC with concealed cistern. Heated towel rail. 2x Velux.

Bedroom 2
Carpeted. Large west facing Velux windows.

Bedroom 3
Carpeted. Large west facing Velux windows.

Bedroom 4
Laminate wood flooring. Feature bay window with built in desk and stunning views.

Bedroom 5
Carpeted. Bay window.

WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Fully tiled bath unit. Velux window.

Bedroom 6
Carpeted. Floor to ceiling built in wardrobes.

WC. Wash hand basin. Fully tiled shower unit with electric shower. Large wall mirror.

Attic room
Carpeted. Large Velux. Built in desk.

Family Bathroom
Fully tiled bathroom. Wash hand basin. WC. Chrome heated towel rail. Fully tiled shower unit with thermostatic shower.

Kitchen 2
Fully fitted kitchen. Storage cupboards. Ample countertop space. Utility room off.

Dining Room 2
Carpeted. Ample natural light. Sliding door to rear.

Living Room 2
Carpeted. Feature fireplace with solid wood mantle, cast iron surround and black slate hearth. Gas inset.

The Gables is approached via a gated entrance on to a gravelled driveway. The property sits on c.1/2 acre of manicured and landscaped gardens. The garden is mainly laid in lawn to the front and side with a number of flower beds which host an array of flowers and shrubs. The lawn area sits to the front of the property availing of the westerly sunshine and stunning countryside views. The sun room and living area open on to a large west facing patio area which is perfect for dining ‘al fresco’ in the summer months. Ample parking is available to the side and rear of the property. 2x large storage sheds.


Traveling south on the N11, take the Delgany exit and turn left at the bottom of the slip road. Continue along this road and take a left past the Wicklow Arms pub. Continue along this road and take the third exit at the roundabout towards Delgany Wood. Take the first left in to Riverfield and The Gables is located at the top of the road identified by the McGovern Estates ‘For Sale’ sign.