The exterior of 25a Bridge Road. A brick driveway leads to the front of this house. An array of trees and shrubs can be seen around the garden.
11 August 2020

Detached house for sale: Top 10 in Northern Ireland


Do you dream of living in a detached house? Are you searching for your dream home? are here to help. This week we are showcasing 10 of our favourite detached houses for sale that are currently on the market in Northern Ireland.

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Top 10 detached houses for sale in Northern Ireland

1. 58b Killycomain Road from Hannath Estate Agents (Portadown)

The exterior of 58b Killycomain Road, a property for sale in Portadown. Neat lawns can be seen to the front of the property along with an array of plants and shrubs.

Located in one of Portadown’s most sought after locations is 58b Killycomain Road, an exceptional home that is not to be missed.

The sun room rests at the heart of the home. This room is complete with a gas fire, underfloor heating and large windows which overlook the extensive rear gardens.

The open kitchen / dining area is a modern space with an island, breakfast bar and four skylights which have electronically controlled blinds. The side units have a granite worktop and this room also enjoys underfloor heating, both of which add to the luxury of the space.

The accommodation also comprises of a dining room, lounge with wood burning stove, study, WC, 4 bedrooms, master ensuite and a family bathroom. There is also a garage.

This spectacular residence offers complete privacy with a large exterior garden and an added courtyard which is perfect for entertaining.

2. 45 Feney Road from Locale Home Sales & Lettings

The exterior of 45 Feney Road, a detached house for sale in Moira.

45 Feney Road is a bespoke family home for sale in Moira.

This contemporary dwelling is situated on grounds that extend to approximately 2.5 acres and includes a front courtyard area, feature patios, an ornamental pond and private woods.

The interior is just as striking as the gardens and the ‘wow’ factor can be felt in many different areas of the home. An amazing floor-to-ceiling cathedral window allows natural light to flood the open plan kitchen / dining area. A sitting room overlooks this dining area and contains double patio doors which open onto the decked balcony.

The superb, contemporary fitted kitchen contains a central island with granite work surface, feature tiled cooker recess and integrated appliances.

The interior also contains a sitting room, family room with feature fireplace, cloakroom, utility room, 5 bedrooms, 2 ensuites, office, shower room and bathroom.

This property also benefits from a triple garage block.

3. 10 Ballywillin Crescent from Armstrong Gordon & Co.

The exterior of 10 Ballywillin Crescent, a detached house for sale in Portrush. A pebble driveway leads to the front of the house and the integral garage. Neat lawns are seen to either side of the driveway.

10 Ballywillin Crescent is a beautiful detached house for sale in Portrush.

Constructed to the most exacting of specifications, this bright and contemporary home is well presented with a spacious and airy interior layout.

The first floor comprises of a lounge, dining room, kitchen and utility room, all of which flow beautifully together. A cast iron fireplace with slate hearth in the lounge adds to the warming and welcoming aesthetic of the interior.

4 generous bedrooms are found on the first floor with the master benefiting from a dressing room and an ensuite shower room.

There is also an integral garage.

Extensive lawns are to the rear of the property which are enclosed with fencing, creating the perfect play area for children.

4. 2a Lisnasallagh Road from Michael Chandler Estate Agents

The exterior of 2a Lisnasallagh Road, a detached house for sale in Carryduff.

Tucked away in the Carryduff countryside is 2a Lisnasallagh Road, a stunning family home that contains the perfect mix of modern architecture and comfortable living.

The level of luxury found throughout the interior is apparent as soon as the prospective buyer walks through the door. Unique features such as the sliding glass door to the lounge and the centre piece wood burning stove immediately catches the eye.

A stylish open plan kitchen / living / dining area provides the hub of the home. This area contains floor to ceiling windows, allowing this open space to be illuminated by natural light.

4 double bedrooms are found on the first floor and all are beautifully decorated. The master bedroom features a Juliette balcony with views over the impressive garden. There is also a master ensuite shower room.

A fifth bedroom can be found above the workshop and benefits from its own access including a downstairs WC.

With magnificent interiors and beautiful gardens, this is a property you do not want to miss.

5. 100 Millreagh Avenue from Templeton Robinson (Ballyhackamore)

The exterior of 100 Millreagh Avenue, a detached house for sale in Dundonald.

100 Millreagh Avenue is a stylish detached house for sale in Dundonald.

This property rests on one of the largest sites within this sought-after residential development and contains a generous rear garden and an outlook over open fields.

Originally a 4 bedroom layout, the current owners have updated the fourth bedroom for use as an ensuite dressing room in addition to a modern ensuite shower room.

The open plan kitchen / living / dining room is undoubtedly the focal point of this home. The bespoke, built-in kitchen contains composite stone work surfaces, integrated appliances and French doors to the rear garden, allowing light to flood the spacious area.

The accommodation also contains a lounge, utility room, bathroom with white suite and roof space. There is also an attached garage.

Take a look inside.

6. Shola Coach House, 110a Gateside Road from Philip Tweedie & Company (Portstewart)

The exterior of 110a Gateside Road, a period property that dates back to circa 1860.

Nestled on the outskirts of Portrush is 110a Gateside Road, a period detached house for sale that dates back to circa 1860. This unique home has been restored and finished to the highest of standards whilst also retaining the character of the original coach house.

Many character features are seen throughout the interior which reflect the original charm of the house. These features include the exposed beam ceiling in the lounge and the cast iron fireplace in the living room.

The interior also includes a dining room with a spiral staircase to the first floor, cloakroom, office, a handmade kitchen, 5 ensuite bedrooms and an attic. There is also a garden room which can be used as a sixth bedroom.

The beautifully maintained gardens feature a walled courtyard, flower beds, shrubs and mature trees.

7. 58 Windmill Road from Penny Smyth Estates

The exterior of 58 Windmill Road, a charming cottage in Ballyholme. A neat lawn can be found to the front of the property along with a pebbled driveway. Steps lead up to the yellow front door.

58 Windmill Road is a charming detached house for sale in Ballyholme.

The interior has been recently refurbished and is beautifully presented. A lovely, open plan kitchen / dining area rests at the heart of the home and includes a Belfast style sink, integrated appliances and a feature bay window which allows natural light to stream in.

The living room is a cosy area, complete with a feature cast iron fireplace, adding a warming touch to the accommodation. There is also a sun room, bathroom, 3 bedrooms and roof space.

The rear garden is part paved with a raised lawn that is bordered by shrubbery and hedging. It is a lovely space to enjoy the summer evenings.

8. 1 Craigalappan Road from PJ McIlroy & Son and Simon Brien Residential (North Down)

The exterior of 1 Craigalappan Road, a detached house for sale in Ballintoy. The Atlantic Ocean can be seen in the background of the image.

1 Craigalappan Road is an outstanding family home nestled between Ballintoy and Whitepark Bay Beach.

The original cottage has been extended and modernised throughout, combining both traditional and modern living.

Internally, the accommodation includes 3 reception rooms, including a drawing room with an open fire, living room and sun room which opens onto the rear decking. There is also a kitchen / dining area, 4 bedrooms, a shower room and a bathroom.

Additionally, the property also benefits from a glazed link to a separate annex which houses its own living / dining area, kitchenette and bedroom with ensuite shower room.

This dwelling rests in secluded gardens that extends to circa 1.5 acres and contains an abundance of colourful flowers and wild shrubs.

9. 25a Bridge Road from CPS Belfast

The exterior of 25a Bridge Road. A brick driveway leads to the front of this house. An array of trees and shrubs can be seen around the garden.

25a Bridge Road is an impressive country residence that has recently undergone a full refurbishment. This detached property boasts an integral double garage, granny flat, a workshop and 3.4 acres of well-manicured gardens.

The interior is immaculately designed, beautifully presented and briefly comprises of 4 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms and a large modern kitchen with separate dining area. Upon entry, the prospective buyer is met with a grand central staircase, highlighting the luxury and space that can be found throughout this family home.

There is also a stand alone office / living space which has its own power supply, kitchen and bathroom – perfect for those who are working from home.

This is a property you do not want to miss.

10. 41C Crumlin Road from Stewart Estate Agents

The exterior of 41C Crumlin Road, a detached house for sale in Upper Ballinderry. A tarmac driveway leads to the front of the house and double garage. Neat lawns are found to either side of the driveway.

41C Crumlin Road is a contemporary detached house for sale in Upper Ballinderry.

This residence is a great example of modernist architecture with simple lines and spacious interiors.

At the heart of the home lies the open plan kitchen / living / dining area with a beautifully fitted Alwood kitchen. The feature window design in this open area offers views to the garden and the surrounding rural landscape whilst also allowing natural light to stream in.

The sense of space and light is apparent as soon as the potential purchaser enters the property with a double height hallway and gallery landing creating an airy welcome.

The interior also comprises of a drawing room that is perfect for entertaining, separate living room, 4 generous bedrooms, 2 ensuite shower rooms and a bathroom.

The property further benefits from a double garage.

The garden is beautifully landscaped with a patio area to the rear along with extensive lawns, creating a great spot for outdoor dining and playing.

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