Ballycrenan, 65 Craigdarragh Road, Helens Bay, Bangor BT19 1UB

Asking price £950,000
Asking price £950,000
Price Asking price £950,000
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£38,750** (Based on being a Home Mover) Change
£67,250** (Based on being a Buy-To-Let Investor) Change
£67,250** (Based on being a Second Home Buyer) Change
Typical Mortgage
() deposit ( year term)
Style Detached house
Bedrooms 7
Receptions 4
Heating Oil
EPC Rating E42/E51
Status For sale

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Simon Brien Residential (North Down)

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  • Magnificent period gentleman's residence
  • Stunning woodland gardens of approximately 2.5 acres
  • Principal rooms have views to Belfast Lough
  • Four reception rooms
  • Seven bedrooms (Two with ensuite)
  • Kitchen with casual dining area
  • Utility room and large pantry
  • Study
  • Double garage
  • Oil fired central heating

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Craigdarragh Road is one of the most sought after addresses in North Down renowned for unique and high quality properties set within generous gardens which command views to Belfast Lough.

The area in which the property is located is one of North Down's most highly regarded addresses, it is also conveniently situated within 3 minutes of Helen's Bay village, less than 10 minutes from both Bangor and Holywood and 20 minutes from Belfast.

Built in 1907 "Ballycrenan" is a substantial period residence offering spacious accommodation suitable for a number of differing family requirements set amidst generous woodland gardens of approximately 2.5 acres.

The well planned ground floor accommodation comprises of drawing room, dining room, family room, kitchen and utility room, sun room and integral double garage.

On the first floor there are seven bedrooms (two with ensuite), study separate shower room and family bathroom. The principal rooms offer superb views over the woodland gardens to Belfast Lough.

A real feature of the property is the woodland gardens which wrap around the house with many specimen trees and mature hedging providing complete seclusion. To the front of the property there is an additional area of lawn and a gravel driveway leading to the parking and turning area.

All in all one of North Down's finest period residences in a highly regarded residential location.

Ground Floor

Double entrance doors with fan light and side light. Corniced ceiling. Ceramic tiled floor.
4.8m x 3.73m (15' 9" x 12' 3")
Leaded stained glass entrance door and side panels. Stairway to First floor with leaded stained glass landing window. Corniced ceiling.
Tongue and groove panelled walls and ceiling. Period wash hand basin with brass taps. Separate WC. With tongue and groove panelled walls and ceiling. Ceramic tiled floor. Leaded stained glass windows.
7.16m x 5.05m (23' 6" x 16' 7")
Into bay. Attractive period marble fireplace and hearth, corniced ceiling. Views to gardens and Belfast Lough.
5.38m x 5.03m (17' 8" x 16' 6")
Period carved fireplace with marble inset and hearth, free standing dog grate, corniced ceiling, picture rail, views to gardens and Belfast Lough.
6.27m x 4.27m (20' 7" x 14' 0")
Period carved fireplace with marble inset and hearth, corniced ceiling. French double doors to side garden.
Access to Garage.
6.1m x 3.35m (20' 0" x 11' 0")
Fitted with a good range of high and low level painted units, polished granite work surfaces, white oil fired Aga. White enamel 1.5 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps, 4 ring ceramic hob and under oven, eye level oven, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, ceramic tiled floor. Recessed low voltage lighting. Double doors to:
3.73m x 2.44m (12' 3" x 8' 0")
Into bay. Ceramic tiled floor. French double doors to patio and garden. Views to garden and Belfast Lough.
4.57m x 2.13m (15' 0" x 7' 0")
Built in high and low level units. Plumbed for washing machine, stainless steel double drainer sink unit, ceramic tiled floor.
3.35m x 2.13m (11' 0" x 7' 0")
Range of high and low level units, ceramic tiled floor. Space for large fridge freezer.
7.92m x 7.7m (26' 0" x 25' 3")

First Floor

5.49m x 5.03m (18' 0" x 16' 6")
Excellent range of built in wardrobes. Views to garden and Belfast Lough.
3.35m x 3.28m (11' 0" x 10' 9")
Contemporary white suite comprising: Fully tiled shower cubicle, vanity unit, low flush WC, ceramic tiled floor, chrome towel radiator, recessed low voltage lighting.
5.66m x 4.67m (18' 7" x 15' 4")
Corniced ceiling, vanity unit. Views to garden and Belfast Lough.
4.57m x 3.78m (15' 0" x 12' 5")
Corniced ceiling, picture rail. Built in wardrobe. Wash hand basin.
3.61m x 3.35m (11' 10" x 11' 0")
Corniced ceiling. Wash hand basin.
White suite comprising: Panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, chrome towel radiator, spacious shelved airing cupboard.
White suite comprising: Fully tiled shower cubicle, wash hand basin and vanity unit, low flush WC.
4.34m x 3.4m (14' 3" x 11' 2")
Views to gardens and Belfast Lough. Open to:
3.28m x 3.05m (10' 9" x 10' 0")
Fully tiled shower cubicle, low flush WC, vanity unit with wash hand basin, chrome towel radiator, ceramic tiled floor.
3.58m x 3.4m (11' 9" x 11' 2")
Views to garden and Belfast Lough.
4.32m x 3.25m (14' 2" x 10' 8")
Wash hand basin.
2.82m x 2.13m (9' 3" x 7' 0")
3.56m x 3.28m (11' 8" x 10' 9")
Access to external staircase.


4.98m x 3.35m (16' 4" x 11' 0")

The property occupies a magnificent, mature site extending to approximately 2.5 acres with woodland grounds laid in lawns, mature trees, flowers and shrub beds offering a profusion of colour in all seasons. There is also an area of the lawned rear garden that was formerly a lawn tennis court. There is a sweeping gravel driveway with central island to the front of the property and generous parking and turning area.


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