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5 bed detached house for sale


70, Tullynagardy Road, Newtownards BT23

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Property features

  • To be sold in one or two lots
  • Lot 1 - whitethorn house - Approx 4,200 Sq. Ft. With 0.5 Acre Garden
  • Lot 2 - whitethorn cottages - 3 Stunning Holiday Cottages With Superb Range Of Outbuildings And Yard
  • Two Lots Set Amidst 7 Acres
  • Extensive Gardens And Patio Area
  • Large Detached Garage Suitable For Conversion To Detached Dwelling
  • Whitethorn House - 5 Bedrooms (master With Ensuite Shower And Dressing Room)
  • 3 Spacious Reception Rooms Commanding Views To Scrabo Tower
  • Fully Fitted Kitchen With Hand Crafted Units
  • Utility Room And Downstairs Shower Room

Property description

Whitethorn House is a stunning country house with associated Whitethorn Holiday cottages and first class range of large outbuildings situated in an elevated position within its own grounds extending to approximately 7 acres in a most sought after location in the North Down countryside.
This extensive and spacious property is only 5 miles from Bangor, 3 miles from Newtownards, 7 miles from Holywood and 10 miles from Belfast City Centre.
Whitethorn House
Constructed of rendered elevations under a slate roof and red Rosemary tiled bays, all the principal rooms have beautiful panelled doors and look out towards the extensive gardens and beyond to Strangford Lough and Scrabo Tower.
A magnificent reception hall with oak flooring and ornate corniced ceiling leads to an impressive oak staircase and galleried landing.
The living room has been part divided to form a formal dining area to the rear with French doors opening to the stunning hand crafted kitchen and French door to the spacious Sun room affording a superb view across to Scrabo Tower and Strangford lough beyond.
The kitchen is well fitted with an extensive range of painted cabinets under an Oak wood block work surface with inset double sink and a central island unit with built in breakfast bar. Fitted appliances include an oil fired aga and recess for range cooker, integrated fridge/freezer and dishwasher all with matching wall mounted cabinets.
On the first floor there are 3 generously proportioned double bedrooms (master with en suite dressing room and shower room, main bathroom and on the second floor are 2 further double bedrooms, both served by a luxury bathroom. Overall the accommodation extends to approximately 4,200 sqft.
Outside, the property is approached over a concrete drive with a loose stone sweep to the front, there is extensive parking to one side and in front of the garage block. The two storey garage block is constructed of rendered elevations under a slate roof which can readily be converted into a separate detached residence subject to local authority consent. The steel frame structure is already in place. To one side there is a large workshop area and a car port for several cars.
The grounds are extensive with a 6 acre paddock to the south of the house which is complimented by a bank of trees along the western boundary.
To the front there is an extensive terrace with steps that lead down to the garden laid in lawns and adorned by a range of mature shrubs. In all the property comprises 7 acres.
The current owners have carried out an extensive programme of restoration and modernisation and the house is presented to an exceptionally high standard.
Whitethorn Cottages are unique and luxurious holiday homes that are as good as home away from home. Described by the Belfast Welcome Centre as a sensational offer and luxury accommodation, approved by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board these 3 two bedroom self catering cottages with ensuite facilities are excellent accommodation for visitors to stay a while in Northern Ireland.
The Interior has been thoughtfully designed for ease and comfort. The open plan of the ground floor ensures plenty of room for cooking, dining and living. The TV and all its channels can be watched as you are creating your healthy meal and while wining and dining. The furnishings are homely, with books, games and a music centre for entertainment.
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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid Sales Current average value £190,327 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£566 ▼ -0.30%

Property value data/graphs for BT23

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £283,613 £158 3.8 -
Semi-detached £141,727 £133 3.0 -
Terraced £114,945 £121 2.8 -
Flats £109,093 £119 2.0 -

Current asking prices in BT23

Average: £201,429
Avg. current asking prices in BT23
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £63,000
Flats £45,000
- £174,950
All £54,000

Current asking rents in BT23

Average: £799 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BT23
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £451 pcm
£724 pcm
£594 pcm
£2,500 pcm
Flats - £533 pcm
- £793 pcm
All - £517 pcm
£724 pcm
£694 pcm
£2,500 pcm

Fun facts for BT23

Highest value in BT23
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bangor Road £214,261
Ardvanagh Road £167,938

Nearby transport

  • George Best Belfast City Airport (5.8 miles)
  • Belfast International Airport (19.7 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (58.0 miles)
  • Stranraer Ferry Terminal (34.4 miles)
  • Cairnryan Ferry Terminal (37.1 miles)
  • Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal (55.2 miles)

Nearby schools

  • Portpatrick School (28.9 miles)
  • Leswalt School (33.1 miles)
  • Drummore School (33.2 miles)
  • Stranraer Academy (34.9 miles)
  • Douglas Ewart High School (54.6 miles)
  • Girvan Academy (55.0 miles)
  • Invergarven School (55.0 miles)
  • Dalry Secondary School (70.8 miles)
  • Craigpark School (72.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£4,662 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 145,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £4,628 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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