From rural retreats to serene surroundings, if you are searching for country homes for sale, then you are in the right place.
This week, Propertynews.com are showcasing 8 stunning country homes that are currently on the market in NI. From charming cottages to luxury estates, there is something for everyone on this list.
8 country homes for sale in Northern Ireland
1. 3B Coulters Hill from John Minnis (Donaghadee)
3B Coulters Hill is a stunning detached home that is nestled in the Kircubbin countryside.
The interiors are bright and spacious with an open plan kitchen / living / family room resting at the heart of the home. Large windows allow natural light to illuminate the open space.
The kitchen also provides access to the rear garden where a lounge area is found. This outside space has been designed to reflect the beautiful architecture of Morocco.
This property further benefits from 4 bedrooms, the master with ensuite facilities that contains a sunken Jacuzzi bath and 2 large windows, allowing the purchaser to relax and enjoy the surrounding countryside views.
This property offers a tranquil and idyllic place to reside.
2. 3b Old Road from Stewart Estate Agents
Tucked away in Upper Ballinderry is 3b Old Road, an elegant and classical country residence.
This property enjoys a wonderful backdrop of mature trees, shrubs and an ornamental lake, whilst also providing views for 10 miles to the North, East and West.
No expense was spared in making this luxury country home that is full of character and charm. From the feature fireplace and architectural mouldings in the drawing room to the handcrafted, bespoke kitchen with walk-in pantry, it is evident that period charm has been coupled with the practicality of modern living.
Five generous bedrooms are found on the first floor, the master with a changing room and ensuite bathroom.
3. 20 Clogher Road from Templeton Robinson (Lisburn)
Sitting on an excellent site approximately 2 miles from Hillsborough, this converted 100-year-old cottage is perfect for those who would like to own a slice of history.
Carefully renovated, the interior of this detached home has been modernised to suit a contemporary way of living.
The open kitchen / dining area is the heart of the home and contains a breakfast bar, 4 ring ceramic Bosch induction hob, integrated fridge and freezer, integrated dishwasher, fitted storage, CDA micro oven and CDA oven. A large window in the dining area allows natural light to flood this space.
There is also a lounge with a multi fuel stove which adds a warming and welcoming touch to the home.
There are 4 generous bedrooms, the master with a fitted dressing room and ensuite shower room, ensuring there is plenty of room for all the family.
4. 60 Ringneill Road from John Minnis (Comber)
60 Ringneill Road is a beautifully presented family home that offers stunning countryside vistas along with views of Strangford Lough and the Mourne Mountains.
The bright and airy accommodation is versatile to meet the needs of a range of purchasers.
A large open plan kitchen / living / dining area rests at the heart of the home with feature windows overlooking the magnificent shores of Strangford Lough and the lush green countryside. A dramatic vaulted ceiling can be found in this area along with a contemporary wood burning stove.
Two bedrooms are found on the ground floor, the two rooms sharing a Jack and Jill ensuite. The master bedroom is found on the first floor, with a pebbled plinth with freestanding ceramic bath perched in front of a window that overlooks the rural vistas. A second bedroom with ensuite facilities is also found on the first floor.
This location needs to be seen to be believed.
5. 83 Mountain Road from Simon Brien Residential (North Down)
If you are searching for a home in the countryside that offers easy access to surrounding towns and cities, then 83 Mountain Road may be the one for you.
Just minutes from Crawfordsburn Village, Bangor and Newtownards, this detached home gives you the chance to enjoy the best of both worlds.
The focal point of this residence is undoubtedly the open plan kitchen / living / dining area. The vaulted ceiling, double French doors and feature fanlight allows natural light to stream into the interior. The Quartz worktop and feature lighting above the centre island adds a touch of luxury to the area.
Four bedrooms, master ensuite, and the family bathroom are found on the first floor.
This property further benefits from a double garage with attractive barn style doors. An annex can be found above the garage which can be used as a home office or games room.
6. 32 Shinny Road from Philip Tweedie & Company (Coleraine)
32 Shinny Road is a beautiful country home for sale in Macosquin.
Sitting on a fantastic site of circa 0.5 acres, this detached property benefits from superb rural views to the front of the house and a private garden to the rear.
The accommodation extends to approximately 2,421 sq. ft and with this abundance of space, it would make the perfect residence for a growing family and is ideal for those who are working from home.
The interior briefly comprises of 3 reception rooms, including a bright sunroom with rural vistas, a rustic kitchen with wood burning stove, 4 bedrooms, master ensuite, open office area, and a family bathroom.
7. 77 Ballybarnes Road from Ulster Property Sales (Newtownards)
77 Ballybarnes Road, also known as April Cottage, is a spectacular detached home for sale in Newtownards.
Modernised by its current owners, the interior is sleek, stylish and finished to the highest of standards.
From the feature wooden cladding to the tiled floor and the double sliding doors that connect the family area to the formal living spaces, this property oozes sophistication. The open plan kitchen / living / dining area emphasises this luxury through the Quartz work surfaces, breakfast bar and an Inglenook style fireplace with multi fuel stove.
This property also contains 4 generous bedrooms with a master ensuite and dressing room.
Moving outside and the gardens are finished to the same high standards as the interior. There are paved areas, paviour walkways, a stone seating area and panoramic views over the surrounding countryside towards Helen’s Tower, Newtownards and Strangford Lough.
8. 96 Ballywillin Road from Tim Martin & Co (Saintfield)
Only 16 miles from Belfast is 96 Ballywillin Road, a superb architecturally designed home set within its own private grounds of circa 2 acres.
Enjoying uninterrupted views across the County Down countryside, this detached home rests in an idyllic location and is only a short drive from Derryboy, Crossgar and Killyleagh.
Inside and the accommodation extends to approximately 3,600 sq ft and is set across two floors.
The ground floor comprises of a modern fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, 2 reception rooms, utility room, office and a luxury shower room.
The luxurious master bedroom with ensuite, living area and dressing room is found on the first floor. A further 4 bedrooms and shower room complete the first floor.
This property further benefits from an integral garage.
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