240 & 242 Upper Newtownards Road marks the arrival of one of the most exciting and exclusive homes in the area with only two luxurious bespoke, three-storey semi-detached houses in this prominent Landmark position. The development is located on the Upper Newtownards Road, just a stones throw from the heart of Ballyhackamore, winner of the accolade of "Best place to live in Northern Ireland" by The Sunday Times in 2018. The area is synonymous with some of the most stunning properties in East Belfast. These homes offer luxurious and unique homes for the discerning buyer in one of Northern Ireland's most sought-after addresses.
Completing this ultimate living experience is the development's proximity to the centre of Ballyhackamore's extensive variety of amenities, social venues and activities that are available there. It is a 2 minute walk to the centre, providing easy access to the sophisticated metropolitan bustle. Unwind in the coffee houses, restaurants, delis and bistros.
The essential everyday requirements are also to hand, with popular grocery stores, such as M&S Simply Food, Tesco Express, within a few steps from your front door, as is an excellent range of schools for children from nursery through to Secondard school. Residents can also avail of impeccable commuter links, with direct access to Belfast City Centre, which is less than 3 miles away and connected by the new Glider bus, as well as by road. For those travelling further afield, the George Best City Airport is only a 5-minute drive.
240-242 Upper Newtownards Road epitomises both quality and style while delivering comfortable and spacious homes. These Edwardian Villas blend the best of the character of an age that believed in the luxury of space and workmanship, together with the benefits of a newly built home. Each home benefits from sash-style windows and a Bangor Blue slate roof that embodies a quintessentially upmarket image, with a modern and contemporary appeal.
The design consideration throughout sets a benchmark in modern interiors by making use of large and open spaces. There is living space in abundance, with an open plan kitchen, dining and lounge area at the heart of the home, and accessed from an impressive entrance hallway. This is accompanied by additional private dining and formal lounge rooms that benefit from generous Edwardian proportions and character features such as deep skirting, coving and picture railing. Undoubtedly, the impressive high-end kitchen will be a central feature of the home. Solid Wood, inframe, painted kitchen in Farrow & Ball colours, with Solid Calcatta worktops and a top of the range Fisher & Paykel range cooker with generous double oven, and six gas burner. The five bedrooms are located on the first and second floors, including the master bedroom with a considerable dressing room and ensuite with walk in wet room shower with rainfall shower head, in addition to a family bathroom, with luxury freestanding bath, and shower rooms on each floor.