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The Trees, 2 Craigdarragh Road, Helens Bay, County Down, BT19 1UA

Sold, Asking Price £475,000

  • Detached
  • EPC RATING (F) 22


Property Description

"The Trees" dates from the 1900's and is a double fronted detached house, located off the Craigdarragh Road, opposite the entrance to the country park in Helens Bay.

The accommodation is spacious and what you would expect from a home of this era, high ceilings, good sized rooms and a grandiose feeling from the moment you enter. Upstairs there are 4 good sized bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

On the ground floor there is a drawing room leading to a playroom / study to the right of the hallway. To the left there is a living room leading to dining room and following on to the fully fitted kitchen with island unit and separate utility room.

The gardens are stunning, there is ample parking and turning space to the front and side in front of the detached double garage. There are lawns to the front, side and large private lawns to the rear – perfect for entertaining or for kids to enjoy.

Helen's Bay's is considered as one of the most appealing addresses, there are many local schools, churches and the coastline are within easy commuting distance, Belfast, Bangor & Holywood are all a short drive.

Viewing is by private appointment.

Key Features

  • The property has been extensively renovated in recent years
  • Private entrance with gates to parking and turning area
  • Period features have been restored and maintained
  • Entrance hall with cloakroom
  • Drawing room with open fireplace leading to Playroom/Study
  • Hand built kitchen with built in appliances and island unit
  • Open to dining area and living room
  • Rear utility/boiler room leading to enclosed rear patios and gardens
  • Landing upstairs
  • Four good sized bedrooms
  • Full bathroom
  • Separate shower room
  • Oil fired central heating, double glazed windows
  • Detached double garage
  • Excellent secure site with front and side gardens in lawns
  • Large rear patios with steps up to spacious private lawns bordered by trees
  • Prestigious tree lined and much admired North Down location
  • Convenient Dual Carriageway access for both Belfast and Bangor

Room Details

  • Hardwood front door with window light above into:


    5' 5" x 3' 4"

    Corniced ceiling. Quarry tiled floor.


    17' 10" x 5' 5"

    Original hardwood front door and stained glass window, stained glass side panels. Corniced ceiling.


    7' 1" x 6' 1"

    Wall hung sink unit with mixer taps, low flush WC, fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, recessed low voltage spotlighting, storage cupboard with pressurised hot water tank and built in shelving.


    21' 8" x 8' 9"

    Solid oak wood strip floor, ornate fireplace surround with cast iron inset and gas fire, corniced ceiling.

  • STUDY:

    9' 5" x 7' 6"

    Recessed low voltage spotlighting. Ceramic tiled floor.


    12' 10" x 12' 0"

    Open fire with tiled inset, wood surround, tiled hearth. Solid oak wood strip floor. Archway through to:


    11' 1" x 8' 2"

    Solid oak strip wood floor, wall hung gas fire. Through to:


    14' 11" x 10' 3"

    Excellent range of high and low level units, solid oak shaker style kitchen, integrated Hotpoint 5 ring gas hob and range cooker with Luxair stainless steel extractor hood, integrated Hotpoint dishwasher, integrated fridge, granite worktops, Blanco 1.5 drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, recessed low voltage spotlighting. Breakfast bar with built in storage. Ceramic tiled floor. Double French doors opening onto rear patio and garden. Door to:


    8' 8" x 3' 4"

    Ceramic tiled floor, recessed low voltage spotlighting.


    8' 11" x 7' 10"

    Range of high and low level units, plumbed for washing machine, recess for fridge freezer, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps, recess for tumble dryer. Ceramic tiled floor, recessed low voltage spotlighting.



    7' 4" x 6' 8"

    Feature NK Porcelanosa wall hung sink unit with mixer taps, walk in shower with Aqualisa thermostatic shower unit. Low flush WC, fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor. Recessed low voltage spotlighting. Access to roofspace.


    9' 4" x 7' 5"

    Feature stand alone roll top bath with mixer taps, low flush WC, wall hung sink unit with mixer taps, fully tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor, recessed low voltage spotlighting.


    13' 0" x 12' 10"

    Open fire with tiled inset and hearth and wood surround, corniced ceiling, original wood strip floor.

  • BEDROOM (2):

    12' 11" x 8' 3"

    Corniced ceiling. Original wood strip floor.

  • BEDROOM (3):

    9' 10" x 9' 5"

    Feature cast iron fireplace, original wood strip floor. Inset shelving. Corniced ceiling.

  • BEDROOM (4):

    12' 3" x 9' 8"

    Open fire with cast iron surround, tiled inset and hearth, corniced ceiling, original wood strip flooring.


    8' 7" x 5' 5"

    Corniced ceiling, recessed low voltage spotlighting. Original wood strip flooring.


    Access to roofspace.

  • Gated entrance to tarmac driveway with parking for multiple cars leading to detached single garage, archway through to rear patio. Outdoor lighting. Gardens in lawns with flowerbeds, trees and shrubs.

  • Brick pavior patio area to rear with steps leading to fully enclosed gardens in lawns with hedge boundary. Outside tap.


    31' 0" x 14' 3"

    Electric roller shutter door. Light and power, range of built in shelving. Side door to rear patio.

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