A Modern ClassicSiobhan and Lorcan yearned to be close to the sea, and although they never thought they would embark on building their own home, they found the perfect site in the perfect location and they haven’t looked back.
Years ago, we lived in Holywood, County Down, and just loved the self-contained village life with all the conveniences of being close to the city. We were there for eight years before moving to Meath, but we really missed seaside living,’ explains Siobhan. ‘So we decided it was time for a change again, and Malahide seemed to have quite a few similarities to Holywood, and thats were we decided was right for us.
‘We always said we would never build our own home; Lorcan especially thought it would just bring on too much stress, but when we were looking for the ideal home in Malahide we came across the perfect site, and so the journey to a new build began!’ she says. ‘The leafy surroundings appealed to the country-loving side of me too.’
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