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House of horrors Home where Patricia O'Connor was brutally murdered on the market for €365,000

Patricia's body parts were found dumped at nine different locations over a 30km range in the Dublin and Wicklow mountains between June 10 and 14, 2017

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Neighbours don’t want members of the family back there.

Neighbours don’t want members of the family back there.

Neighbours don’t want members of the family back there.

This is the house of horror where innocent grandmother Patricia O'Connor was murdered before being dismembered and her body strewn over the Wicklow mountains.

Pictured here is the bathroom where the 61-year-old was battered with a hurley before her lifeless body was chopped up by evil Kieran Greene, the then partner of her daughter Louise.

The bath is in fact one of just a few fittings left in the mostly-gutted home, which appears to have been deep cleaned throughout.

Patricia's liar husband Gus O'Connor, who tried to cover up the gruesome murder, has been left the entirety of her estate in her will.

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Space a selling point.

Space a selling point.

Space a selling point.

He is nearing the end of an 18-month prison sentence and he obviously has no intention of moving back into the horror home in ­Churchtown, Dublin, as he has put it on the market for €365,000.

His decision not to move back to the home will be welcome news to his neighbours, who recently told us that neither he nor any other member of his family would be ­welcomed back to No 66 Mountain View Crescent as a result of the heinous crime.

The Sunday World recently revealed probate documents which showed how tragic Patricia, whose body parts were discovered scattered across the Dublin and Wicklow mountains in June 2017, left an estate valued at €32,492 to her jailed spouse.

As next-of-kin, 'betrayer' Gus (77) is also entitled to full possession of the house in Churchtown, where Patricia was murdered and where the couple were jointly registered as full owners in December 1982.

The probate documents also reveal how, in the event Gus predeceased her, Patricia wanted a half-share in the Churchtown house to go to 'callous' daughter Louise - as well as half the financial element of her estate.

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One of the bedrooms in the home which is in need of improvement.

One of the bedrooms in the home which is in need of improvement.

One of the bedrooms in the home which is in need of improvement.

Louise also participated in the bizarre plot to cover up Patricia's murder and is currently serving two-and-a-half years in prison for impeding the prosecution of her mother's killer, her then boyfriend, Kieran Greene.

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Greene chopped Patricia's body into 15 pieces after bludgeoning her to death in an upstairs bathroom of the property on May 29, 2017.

In June last year, he was jailed for life for her murder.

Gardaí believe the murder was prompted by over-crowding in the home Patricia shared with Gus, her daughter Louise, Greene and Louise's five children.

Louise and Patricia's grand-daughter Stephanie participated in the plot to conceal her death, with Stephanie dressing up as her grandmother after the killing to make it seem as if she stormed out of the house and left on the day of the murder. A jury found Louise had agreed to her daughter disguising herself in order to conceal the fact that Patricia was dead.

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The attack site is now scrubbed clean

The attack site is now scrubbed clean

The attack site is now scrubbed clean

A third man, Louise's ­former partner Keith Johnson (Stephanie's father), was also convicted of impeding the apprehension of Greene, after the court heard he'd bought the tools used by the murderer to ­carry out the "grotesque" dismemberment.

Stephanie was sentenced in June last year to two years in prison, with six months suspended, for her role in the sickening plot to cover up the murder. She was released in April.

The listing by Castle Estate Agents boasts numerous assets for the four-bed mid-terraced house in the Dundrum area.

"Presented in good condition with a private rear garden, this property is suitable for first-time buyers, with a collection of amenities close by," its listing states.

"The well-proportioned accommodation briefly comprises of, hallway, living room with solid wood stove, dining/kitchen with ample fitted units, a double gas range hob, bathroom. Upstairs there are four well-proportioned bedrooms. To the rear of the property is a sunny south facing garden."

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Kieran Greene  was convicted of Patricia O'Connor's murder

Kieran Greene was convicted of Patricia O'Connor's murder

Kieran Greene was convicted of Patricia O'Connor's murder

In her last will and testament, signed by Patricia on November 15, 2002, she wrote: "I, Patricia O'Connor of 66 Mountain View Park, Churchtown, Dublin 14, hereby revoke all former wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made by me and declare this to be my last will. If my husband Augustine shall survive me for the space of one calendar month, then but not otherwise, I devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate … to my said husband absolutely and I appoint him sole executor of my will.

"If my said husband shall not survive me for the period aforesaid then and in that case the subsequent clauses of this, my will, shall take affect.

"I give, devise and bequeath all my real and personal estate … onto my said children Louise and Richard living at the date of my death."

Passing sentence, Judge Paul McDermott said the charges against Gus, Louise and Stephanie and Johnston were "appalling".

He described the reaction of those in the house on the evening of Patricia's death, which formed the basis of the prosecution case against three of the four, as "dreadful".

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Parents Louise O’Connor and Keith Johnson with daughter Stephanie

Parents Louise O’Connor and Keith Johnson with daughter Stephanie

Parents Louise O’Connor and Keith Johnson with daughter Stephanie

The judge said that Patricia, a mother, grandmother and wife, had been murdered in her home and her body had been disposed of within a very short period of time. He emphasised that no effort was made to obtain Garda assistance or call the emergency services.

"The efforts to conceal the crime became, in a very short time, quite elaborate and even more elaborate as time went on," he added.

Furthermore, Judge McDermott said, Patricia's remains had been discovered by "unsuspecting members of the public" on a day out in "horrific circumstances".

The judge pointed out that the object of the exercise to dismember Patricia's body was to ensure it was never found and the crime never detected or prosecuted, and this was a most "shocking aspect" of the case.

The effect her death had on her immediate family, her son Richard O'Connor and her friends, has been "devastating and heartbreaking" for them, he said.

He highlighted that she had worked hard all her life for her family and was set to enjoy her retirement.

Former Deputy State Pathologist, Dr ­Michael Curtis, gave evidence that Patricia's head was struck a minimum of three blows with a solid implement and the cause of death was blunt-force trauma to the head.

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Patricia O'Connor

Patricia O'Connor

Patricia O'Connor

Speaking after Gus, Louise and Stephanie and Keith Johnston were jailed, Patricia's son Richard said: "My mam was a kind, loving person; a mother, a sister and a grandmother with many years left to live that were so cruelly taken from her."

Greene had earlier pleaded not guilty to murdering the retired hospital worker at her home.

The jury accepted the prosecution's case that Greene bludgeoned Patricia to death with a hurley and that his claim of self-defence "did not hold any water".

They rejected Greene's claim that ­Patricia's husband, Augustine 'Gus' O'Connor, had killed his wife using a crowbar and he [Greene] had taken the blame.

Greene had given two accounts of ­Patricia's death. In an interview with ­the gardaí, in June 2017, Greene said he was in the bathroom when Patricia attacked him with a hurley.

He maintained that he had disarmed her and acted in self-defence by hitting her with a hurley and, as a result of that, she may have died.

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Husband Gus will gain from tragic gran’s will.

Husband Gus will gain from tragic gran’s will.

Husband Gus will gain from tragic gran’s will.

He claimed he was the only one involved in the physical altercation and had acted alone in removing her body from the house, ­burying her in a shallow grave in Co Wexford and subsequently dismembering her.

The trial heard that six months after he was charged with her murder, Greene changed his account of killing and dismembering his partner's mother.

While on remand in Cloverhill Prison in December 2017, he told gardaí that he had taken "the rap" and felt he was being set-up, as his girlfriend Louise subsequently started going back out with her ex-boyfriend Keith Johnston.

In his December interview Greene claimed that, although there was an altercation, he was not responsible for Patricia's death, that her husband 'Gus' had killed her with a crowbar and that other family members had been involved.

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