Exterior of 12 Rostrevor Road, a mansion for sale in Co. Down. Carlingford Lough can be seen to the right side of the property. Gardens shrubs and trees surround the house.
26 September 2019

£1m mansion for sale in Co. Down


A Victorian era mansion for sale in Co.Down is on the market at £1m. The location is picturesque and offers unrivalled views across Carlingford Lough.

Constructed in c.1864, ‘Fintimara’ is located on the outskirts of Warrenpoint and is described as “a magnificent detached, period family residence”.

The exterior of 12 Rostrevor Road, a mansion for sale in Co. Down. Well-maintained lawns can be seen along with various trees.

As stated in its sale brochure, ‘Fintimara’ rests in one of Co. Down’s “most sought-after residential locations.” The property benefits from five ensuite bedrooms and three reception areas. There is also a breakfast room, a luxury kitchen with AGA range, study, pantry and utility. The guide highlights that this listing has undergone recent renovations.

The kitchen interior of 12 Rostrevor Road. This kitchen has an AGA range and a dining table with 7 chairs in the centre of the room

A beautiful entrance hall with feature staircase provides the wow-factor and greets potential buyers upon entry.

The hallway interior of 12 Rostrevor Road. This magnificent hallway contains a feature staircase and magnificent chandelier.

Many original features are found throughout the interior including a feature marble fireplace in both the drawing and dining rooms. Sash windows, folding shutters, cornicing and coving are also seen throughout the accommodation.

The spacious family room contains a stunning marble fireplace, ceiling rose and coving. There is also a bay window that overlooks the extensive gardens.

The master bedroom is a beautiful area of the house with the original wooden floor complementing the attractive marble fireplace. With panoramic views across Carlingford Lough, it is the perfect spot to relax after a long day.

The master bedroom interior of 12 Rostrevor Road. Panoramic views across Carlingford Lough can be seen through the three windows.

This master benefits from a sleek and stylish ensuite which includes a freestanding bath with mixer tap and a separate shower enclosure. All five bedrooms have ensuites.

Along with the breathtaking views across Carlingford Lough, this Co. Down mansion also rests in front of 1.5 acres of well-maintained lawns, a courtyard, a detached double garage and parking facilities.

Master ensuite interior at 12 Rostrevor Road. A white freestanding bath with mixer taps are seen.

This property is located approximately one hour away from both Belfast and Dublin. Newry is easily accessible along with the surrounding towns of Kileel and Newcastle. There is a ferry that connects Greencastle and Greenore also.

With Warrenpoint town centre only a short walk away, there are plenty of local amenities, transport links, schools and churches close by.

The interior of 12 Rostrevor Road. This shows the family room complete with bay window, solid wood flooring and attractive fireplace.

Associate partner of Simon Brien Residential, Mark Leinster, revealed the substantial investment by the current owners over the last two years had been to a high standard.

“The location of the site, the aspect and the view overlooking the lough really is magnificent,” he said. “It also has that extra potential with the planning permission if someone wanted to build a little bungalow for a relative.

“We are anticipating quite a high level of interest, it’s a significant property in a very prominent setting.

The exterior of 12 Rostrevor Road, a mansion for sale in Co. Down. Well-maintained gardens can be seen to the front of this property along with various trees and shrubs.

Mr Leinster adds: “The beauty of the location as well is being located halfway between Belfast and Dublin.”

Full planning permission is granted for a single dwelling. It is ideal for those with a semi-dependent relative or those in need of a granny annex

The tranquil location coupled with the beautifully presented interiors makes for the perfect family home.

A view of Carlingford Lough from 12 Rostrevor Road, a mansion for sale in Co. Down. Well-maintained gardens along with flowers and shrubs can be seen.

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