The body of a woman in her 50s has been discovered at a house in Killiney, Co Dublin.

Gardaí said they were investigating what they described as the "unexplained circumstances" surrounding the discovery of the woman's body in Balure, off Church Road.

The scene has been preserved and a post-mortem examination is due to be carried out tomorrow.

Gardaí say the results of the examination will determine the course of the investigation.