September 30, 2022

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This colourful Dublin household with Asian aptitude will delight your interior artist



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The dwelling owned by a previous head of the Arts Council, Colm Ó’Briain, is on the market and as you would visualize it is a colourful sight to behold.

On a tree-lined avenue in Dublin’s Rathmines region, 17 Charleville Street has many worldly influences likely on within its walls, but you would never ever know that from on the lookout at it from the leafy street outdoors.

With everything from a Japanese-motivated reception space to a spiral staircase that was built by David Bowie’s costume designer in the learn bedroom, this is unquestionably the style of dwelling that any die-tough maximalist would dream of.



a double door in a room: There is character and colour aplomb from the minute you step in the door. Pic: Myhome.ie


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There is character and color aplomb from the moment you move in the doorway. Pic: Myhome.ie

A properly trained barrister, Colm Ó’Briain focused his lifetime to the arts earning quite a few crucial contributions that aided shape and bolster the cultural landscape in Eire.

He turned the very first entire-time director of the Arts Council, a position he held from 1975 to 1983, and he was also an advisor to Ireland’s 1st Minister for Arts and Lifestyle, who now holds a incredibly distinct purpose, President Michael D Higgins.

When he handed absent in July 2020, his obituary celebrated him as ‘an energetic champion of the arts.’

His spouse Muireann has now place their colourful residence on the sector.



a living room filled with furniture and a fire place: Pic: Myhome.ie


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The one of a kind house has four bedrooms and three bathrooms and has a very eclectic truly feel all over which is a testomony to his aptitude for the arts and boundary-pushing spirit, she advised The Irish Periods.

The home has a lot of Asian references through and the Japenese-affected reception home, which capabilities a raised seating region, is in particular putting.



a living room filled with furniture and a large window: Pic: Myhome.ie


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On the ground ground, there is a spacious living room, a few bedrooms and a kitchen.

Like quite a few rooms in the residence the kitchen area really vibrant, and subsequently, characterful.

With cabinetry painted in a happy shade of blue and the 70s-design flooring tiles, it has a particularly retro sense.



a kitchen filled with lots of furniture: Pic: Myhome.ie


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The mezzanine-type master bed room is definitely not what you would be expecting to see in a Victorian home.

That’s largely simply because the bed can only be accessed by a spiral staircase, which was designed by the Emmy award-winning costume designer Joan Bergin, which could verify quite treacherous just after a evening-cap or two.

The Asian influence in the area is crystal clear many thanks to the quite a few oriental artefacts this kind of as the bamboo mirrors and the chairs.



a view of a living room: 17 Charleville Road Rathmines. Pic: Myhome.ie


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17 Charleville Road Rathmines. Pic: Myhome.ie

The quirky residence is on the current market by Sherry FitzGerald trying to find €1.65 million.

You can examine out extra of this colourful abode in the gallery under:



a living room filled with furniture and a flat screen tv: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a living room filled with furniture and a fire place: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a modern kitchen with an island in the middle of a room: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a bedroom with a bed and desk in a room: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a room with a sink and a shower: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a living room filled with furniture and a bed in a bedroom: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a living room with a wood floor: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a living room filled with furniture and a fireplace: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a living room filled with furniture and a fire place: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a room with a sink and a mirror: Pic: Myhome.ie


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a close up of a flower garden: Pic: Myhome.ie


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