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Top 20 properties of 2020 on Propertynews.com

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Over the last 2 decades, we have been helping our users find their dream homes and we look forward to helping many more in the future.

In celebration of our birthday, we are revealing the top 20 properties of 2020 on Propertynews.com.

Top 20 properties of 2020

1. 25 Rocks Road from Templeton Robinson (North Down)

The exterior of 25 Rocks Road. This is a detached house for sale in Ballyhornan. The Irish Sea can be seen in the background. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

Perched on the coastline of Ballyhornan is the spectacular 25 Rocks Road.

This dwelling enjoys stunning views across the Irish Sea.

Large windows are found throughout the interior which offers the perfect vantage point to soak in the sea vistas.

2. 41 Greenfield Road from Simon Brien Residential (Lisburn Road)

The exterior of Whiggleton Mill. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

41 Greenfield Road is a sympathetically restored and beautifully renovated watermill in Kells.

Complete with a country-style kitchen, a living room with exposed stone and a waterwheel, the aesthetic of the home complements the rural surroundings and history of the property perfectly.

3. 14 Circular Road East from Rodgers & Browne

The exterior of 14 Circular Road East. This is a detached house for sale in Cultra. Neat lawns with an array of bushes, trees and shrubs can be found to the front and side of the property. Large trees can be found to the rear of the house.

Dating back to 1923, this beautiful detached residence in Cultra is filled to the brim with character and charm.

From the cosy living room with an open fire and views over the extensive gardens to the contemporary Shaker style kitchen with a glass breakfast bar, each room is beautifully presented and looked after by the current owners.

4. 17 Coastguard Lane from John Minnis (Donaghadee)

The exterior of 17 Coastguard Lane. This is a detached property for sale in Groomsport. A tarmac driveway leads to the front of the house and also to the garage which can be seen to the left of the image.

17 Coastguard Lane sits on an exceptional site in Groomsport which offers stunning views over Belfast Lough, the Irish Sea, the Copeland Islands and beyond.

The flexible accommodation extends to 4,500 Sq. Ft and includes vaulted ceilings which adds to the light, bright and airy feel of the interior.

This property also benefits from direct access to the coastal path!

5. 5 Rocklyn Lane from Rodgers & Browne

The exterior of 5 Rocklyn Lane. This is a red brick, detached house for sale in Donaghadee. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

5 Rocklyn Lane is a striking detached home found in the sought-after Hadlow development in Donaghadee.

This family home offers 1,600 Sq. Ft. of interiors that can be adapted to suit the needs of the owners.

With the centre of Donaghadee only a stone’s throw away, and with country views to the rear, this is the perfect home for a growing family.

6. 30 Ardvanagh Avenue from Reeds Rains Estate Agents Bangor

The exterior of 30 Ardvanagh Avenue. This is a 3 storey townhouse for sale in Conlig. An integral garage is found to the right of the property. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

30 Ardvanagh Avenue is a 3 storey townhouse for sale in Conlig.

A lower ground floor family room, along with an integral garage and utility room are found on the ground floor.

A modern fitted kitchen and lounge are found on the first floor whilst the 3 bedrooms, master ensuite and family bathroom are on the second floor.

7. 1 Toberkeen from Martin Anderson Property & Mortgages

The exterior of 1 Toberkeen, a property for sale on the Wild Atlantic Way. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

Located on the scenic Wild Atlantic Way is 1 Toberkeen.

This detached chalet bungalow offers breath-taking views over the Atlantic Ocean and Arranmore Island.

The lounge area is one of the best places to enjoy the views with doors opening to the patio area, allowing you to soak in the water vistas from your own home.

8. 20 Portavogie Road from Pooler Country

The exterior of Narnia Cottage 20 Portavogie Road. This is a quaint property for sale in Ballyhalbert. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

Nestled on the beautiful Ballyhalbert shoreline is a quaint property known as Narnia Cottage.

Dating back over 200 years, this dwelling was originally a fisherman’s cottage which was then extended and converted into an idyllic family home.

With an adjacent beach, views over the Irish Sea and direct access to the shore, this is the perfect home for outdoor lovers.

9. 33 Warren Gardens from Robert Wilson Estate Agency (Moira)

The exterior of 33 Warren Gardens. This is a semi-detached property for sale in Lisburn. Hedges separate the garden from the neighbours. The front garden is tarmac, offering off-street parking. A car is parked at the front of this house.

33 Warren Gardens is a well-presented, semi-detached property for sale in Lisburn.

This beautiful home has been modernised in all areas meaning all you have to do is move in.

With 3 bedrooms, 2 reception areas, a great location and local amenities nearby, this is the perfect home for a first time buyer.

10. 22B Ailsa Road from Templeton Robinson (North Down)

An aerial view of 22B Ailsa Road. This is a large, red brick, detached house for sale in Cultra. Belfast Lough can be seen in the background. A tarmac driveway leads to the right of the property where a garage is found. An array of plants and shrubs can be found in the flower beds that are placed around the front garden.

22B Ailsa Road is a modern family home located on a magnificent site in Cultra.

This £1.4m property offers beautiful views of Belfast Lough and interiors that are perfect for entertaining or relaxing.

The fantastic sun room is undoubtedly one of the focal points of the home and enjoys views over the beautiful gardens and the Lough.

11. 17 Lough Road from Fetherston Clements Estate Agents

The exterior of 17 Lough Road, a unique property for sale in Upper Ballinderry. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

17 Lough Road is a delightful country residence that combines the charm of a traditional Georgian farmhouse with a beautiful modern extension, helping to create a one-of-a-kind property.

The original house is Grade B1 listed and is believed to date back to the early 1700s.

Since the extension and renovations, the house has been featured on RTE’s Home of the Year and in many design magazines.

12. 238 Ballylesson Road from Simon Brien Residential (Lisburn Road)

The exterior of Ballyaughlis Lodge 238 Ballylesson Road. This is a large, detached, Georgian property for sale in Lisburn. Well-maintained lawns can be found to the front and side of the property. Steps lead to a dining area.

Dating back to 1780 is Ballyaughlis Lodge, a truly unique Georgian residence set within circa 5 acres of beautiful private gardens and woodland.

This property has been extensively renovated and modernised to suit family living. However, no expense has been spared in retaining the original character of the building.

This listing comprises of the main residence, a gym, store, double garage and self-contained guest apartment.

13. 15 Hazelwood Glen from Agar Murdoch & Deane (Comber)

The exterior of 15 Hazelwood Glen. This is a detached home for sale in Lisbane. Neat lawns can be found to the front and side of the house. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

15 Hazelwood Glen is a fantastic family home nestled in Lisbane which has been finished to the highest of standards.

The residence offers four well-proportioned bedrooms, a sleek modern kitchen and three reception areas.

Designed to maximise the natural light and with enough room to fit the family, this home certainly impresses.

14. White House, 111 Glenarm Road from Hunter Campbell Estate Agents (Larne)

The exterior of 111 Glenarm Road. This is a property for sale in Larne. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

The White House is a beautifully extended family home designed to enjoy the breath-taking views over the Irish Sea.

If the views alone are not enough, the 3,500 Sq. Ft. of living space and direct access to the beach is sure to sway you.

This unique property is located on one of the most enviable locations in Larne, so do not miss out.

15. 49 Kings Drive from Ulster Property Sales (Ballyhackamore)

The exterior of 49 Kings Drive. This is a detached house for sale in Belfast. The front garden is tarmac, offering plenty of off-street parking. A garage is seen to the right of the property. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

If you have been searching for your dream family home in Belfast, then 49 Kings Drive may just be the one.

With stunning interiors, two receptions, four bedrooms plus a large open plan kitchen / dining / living area, this really is luxury living at its finest.

16. 23c Crumlin Road from Purplebricks

The exterior of 23c Crumlin Road. This is a detached house for sale in Upper Ballinderry. Well-maintained lawns can be found to the front and side of the house. A double, detached garage is seen to the left of the house.

23c Crumlin Road is a beautifully presented detached family home in Upper Ballinderry, Lisburn which enjoys unobstructed panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

The residence offers five spacious bedrooms, four reception areas and a contemporary kitchen with plenty of space for the whole family!

17. St Ives, 7 Kearney Road from Ian McCullagh

The exterior of St Ives 7 Kearney Road. This is a detached cottage for sale in Portaferry. The beach can be seen directly to the front of the house.

7 Kearney Road is a superb detached cottage that is nestled on the County Down coastline and offers spectacular views across Knockinelder Bay.

This property offers direct access to the beach and would make the ideal holiday home or main residence.

With 4 bedrooms, 3 reception areas and kitchen, this is the perfect home for those who want to reside by the sea.

18. 52 Marlborough Park South from Templeton Robinson

The exterior of 52 Marlborough Park South, a red brick, semi-detached property in Belfast.

Tucked away in a private location of the Malone Road is this charming, red-brick property.

52 Marlborough Park South is a semi-detached property that has been recently renovated to the highest of standards.

There is a contemporary feel throughout the house that is emphasised through the many ‘Smart’ features including Yale ‘Smart Living’ Lock & Entry System and Phillips Hue Lighting System USB.

19. 5 The Courtyard from John Minnis (Comber)

The exterior of 5 The Courtyard. This building is a converted linen mill in Comber.

Originally a linen mill dating back to the 19th century, The Mill Village has been sympathetically converted into a modern, award-winning development, combining contemporary design with traditional stone buildings.

5 The Courtyard is a superb duplex apartment and comprises of a bespoke kitchen open to the dining and living space, utility, WC, 2 bedrooms and 2 ensuites.

There is even an onsite residents’ swimming pool, spa and fitness suite.

20. 17 Quarrytown Road from Rainey & Gregg Property & Mortgage Centre

The exterior of 17 Quarrytown Road, a large detached property for sale in Broughshane. A large tarmac area can be seen to the front of the property offering ample parking space. Well-maintained lawns also surround the property. Image used in the Top 20 properties of 2020 blog post.

17 Quarrytown Road is a contemporary country residence for sale in Broughshane.

This remarkable home extends to 4,100 Sq. Ft and the interiors are finished to the highest and most luxurious standards.

The abundance of glazing throughout the home allows natural light to stream through and creates a light, bright and airy accommodation.

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