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Neighbourhood Guide: Skerries

Skerries, A Picturesque Seaside Town – Your Ultimate Neighbourhood Guide

Introduction

Are you looking for a house for sale in Skerries? Skerries is a charming coastal town known for its beautiful harbour and welcoming community. It’s home to approximately 10,000 residents who take pride in their local history, educational opportunities and a vibrant local dining scene.

History

Skerries is steeped in history. Once a bustling fishing port, the town got its name from the Norse word for rocks. The town has several historical sites that reflect its deep roots, including the Skerries Mills and the Martello towers, providing locals with a rich sense of heritage.

Location & Transport

Situated just 31 kilometers north of Dublin, Skerries is easily accessible via the M1, making the commute a breeze. Regular train and bus services connect Skerries to Dublin, and Dublin Airport is only 20 kilometers away.

Nearby Amenities & Notable Landmarks

This picturesque town is packed with amenities – from the vibrant harbour to the beautiful north and south beaches. Skerries Mills, Red Island and Ardgillan Castle are notable landmarks, offering both locals and visitors an opportunity to explore Ireland’s history.

Education

When it comes to education, Skerries has you covered. The area boasts several pre-schools, primary schools and secondary schools. Skerries Educate Together, St. Patrick’s National School, Réalt na Mara and Skerries Community College are just a few options that provide excellent education opportunities.

Eat & Drink

For those seeking properties for sale in Skerries, the local dining scene is a true highlight. Dining options include local harbour favourites Stoop Your Head (Stoops), Blue Bar and The Brick House. For pizza lovers, there’s Little Richards Pizzeria on the main street. The town’s vibrant bar scene, featuring Joe May’s and Keane’s Bus Bar, provides the perfect setting for a relaxed night out. And for your coffee fix, some local options include The Goat in the Boat, The 33 and Olive Café & Deli.

Community & Events

Skerries has an active community spirit, with annual music events like the annual Skerries Traditional Music Festival and Skerries Summerfest. There are also numerous sports clubs including Skerries Rugby Club, Skerries Harps GAA Club, Skerries Sailing Club and Skerries Golf Club to name but a few.

Fun Fact

Skerries won the Tidy Towns competition in 2016, highlighting its residents’ commitment to preserving its natural beauty.

If you’re looking for a house for sale in Skerries, Halligan O’Connor Property Consultants are here to assist. We are a family-owned estate agent in Skerries with over 35 years of experience in the local market. Our services include: property sales, lettings & management, probate and property valuations and town planning.

Contact us today to find your dream property for sale in Skerries!

PROPERTIES FOR SALE IN SKERRIES

Sale Agreed
27
BER
A3
59 Sanderling, Barnageeragh Cove, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€495,000
3
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
For Sale
3
Lands (c. 33 Acres) at Milverton, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€825,000
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
Sold
26
BER
C1
48a Quay Street, Skerries, Co. Dublin
48a Quay Street, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€495,000
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
Sale Agreed
59
BER
A3
6 Strand Street, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€1,195,000
3
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
For Sale
46
BER
D1
‘Corinna,’ Golf Links Road, Skerries
Price
€720,000
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
For Sale
46
BER
D1
‘Corinna,’ Golf Links Road, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€720,000
3
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
Sale Agreed
32
BER
E1
36 Mill Hill Park, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€450,000
3
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
Sale Agreed
36
BER
A3
16 Lapwing, Barnageeragh Cove, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€695,000
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
Sold
38
BER
C3
11 Mourne Drive, Skerries, Co. Dublin
11 Mourne Drive, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€325,000
3
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
Let Agreed
15
BER
C1
The Kittiwake, Barnageeragh Cove,
The Kittiwake, Barnageeragh Cove
Price
€2,100
2
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
Sold
32
BER
D2
11 St Patrick’s Close, Skerries, Co. Dublin
11 St Patrick’s Close, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Price
€425,000
3
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
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