Every Friday, Propertynews.com are proud to present ten of the best houses that have graced our website. This week we have shared many great properties over our social media platforms and this list will highlight some of the hidden gems that you may have missed. Whether you are looking to downsize, need somewhere a little more spacious or looking for the perfect family location then you might find your dream home lurking in this list.
1. Castlehill Road from Templeton Robinson (Ballyhackamore)
The first house to make the list this week is 37 Castlehill Road in Belfast. The semi-detached property was constructed in the 1920’s, updated to suit modern living while still retaining the classic charm of this era. With five bedrooms and three reception rooms, this house has space for all the family and there is also a detached garage that is perfect for a games room or play room. A new roof and gas fired heating was installed in 2000 so all that is left to do is move in.
2. The Quay from Bennett Estate Agents
Have you ever wanted a property with a sea view? Then this apartment is the one for you. Located in Dundrum, Newcastle you can enjoy the sights of sandy beaches, the Mourne Mountains and Murlough Bay Nature Reserve. Along with these impressive views, the apartment also boasts an open plan living- dining-kitchen area which leads out onto a balcony. With three good-sized bedrooms and two en-suites you will never have to choose between necessity and luxury again.
3. Scarvagh Heights from Quinn Estate Agents (Banbridge)
The third property on our list is 34 Scarvagh Heights in Scarva. This semi-detached property makes the perfect family home with three spacious bedrooms, the master with an en-suite, an open kitchen-dining area that looks out of patio doors and gorgeous countryside views at the rear of the house. If you are looking for a tranquil location with local amenities at your fingertips then this is the one for you!
4. Fortwilliam Grange from AMPMNI
Fortwilliam Grange in Belfast takes the fourth spot in this week’s list. Located only two miles from Belfast City Centre, this duplex apartment appeals to those who want to reside in a quiet development but still have easy access to city centre living. This apartment consists of two good-sized contemporary bedrooms, large living area and a bathroom with a white suite. Fortwilliam Grange is the perfect opportunity to secure a home within a highly sought after area.
5. The Homestead from Gerry O’Connor
We are halfway through this week’s list and 12 The Homestead offers the perfect respite. This modern semi-detached property is located in the quiet village of Drumo, Lisburn. Consisting of four bedrooms, including a master with en-suite, a spacious lounge with a fireplace taking pride of place, kitchen spotlights and a gorgeous landscaped rear garden, it is the perfect family home just outside of the city.
6. Orby Drive from Simon Brien
Orby Drive in Belfast take the sixth place this week, the semi-detached house resting in a popular residential setting. If you enjoy city living but do not want to compromise on space, then this property is perfect. The first floor boasts of three spacious bedrooms with an en-suite shower room in the master, while the second floor is home to the fourth bedroom. This property also boasts a feature fireplace and bay window in the living area.
7. Alexandra Gate from John Minnis (Holywood)
2 Alexandra Gate in Holywood is a beautiful family residence within a secure gated development. A stunning spiral staircase allows anyone to make an entrance, and leads to various rooms spread across three floors. This detached property boasts five generous bedrooms with the master suite including an en-suite and private dressing room. The underground heating to the ground and first floor also makes for a nice surprise.
8. Sir Richard Wallace View from Henry Graham Estate Agents
6 Sir Richard Wallace View is the eight property in this week’s list. This detached house occupies a corner site in the highly desired development, convenient to both Lisburn and Belfast. Stylish and contemporary are two words that complement the interior of the property with the sleek design featured throughout the property. A large bay window and polished limestone and granite fireplace feature in the living area while large patio doors allows the family to gaze into the private garden while in the dining area.
9. Strathearn Lane from Michael Chandler Estate Agents
The penultimate property in this week’s list is 3 Strathearn Lane, Belmont. This stylish townhouse rests in a highly desirable development that is within commuting distance to the city centre. This property features four bedrooms, two with en-suite shower rooms, a large living area with a feature fireplace and a solid oak floor, and a stunning kitchen with granite worktops and integrated appliances. With a range of local amenities on your doorstep, you can feel the buzz without living in the city centre.
10. Diamond Avenue from Dougan Residential
Our final property this week is simply breath-taking. Diamond Avenue on the Lisburn Road extends to approximately 1,615 sq ft and sits on a private site of 0.5 acres. This idyllic property is settled within private gardens, making for a picturesque setting. Many period features can be seen throughout the bungalow, yet it has been updated to suit contemporary living. With a modern open plan kitchen-dining area, featuring gorgeous granite work tops and modern décor, hanging chandeliers and a living area with double doors leading to a raised patio area, it is easy to see why this property reached the number one spot this week!
That wraps up our list. Every week, Propertynews.com brings you 100s of Northern Ireland’s best properties. Head over to our Facebook page to keep in the loop with the newest homes to come to the market.