Charming, quaint and picturesque................. are only a few words that can describe this delightful homely cottage set in its own grounds and enjoys views over the surrounding rolling North Coast countryside.
The cottage has evolved from an original Shepherd's cottage, believed to be dating back to the mid 1600's. It has been sensitively and expertly renovated to create a delightful welcoming home, brimming with character, with many original features to enjoy.
The cottage is set in approximately 1 acre of immaculate gardens with outbuildings with 2 retail rooms currently being used as a gallery, however other uses (subject to consent) may be an option or even holiday accommodation. The property is within easy reach of Bushmills, Portrush, Coleraine and Ballymoney with their selection of good schools, shops, restaurants and leisure facilities.
With tiled steps and exterior light.
With glass panel front door, cloaks cupboard, French doors to hall and door to kitchen.
With recess arched glass displays, picture and dado rail, stained glass window, door to Family Room, step down to Dining Hall.
Family Room: 15'2 X 12'1 (4.62m X 3.68m)
with raised fireplace with slate tiled hearth, recess glass displays, feature beam ceiling, wall lighting, telephone point, door to Kitchen and Studio.
Kitchen: 13'5 X 13'3 (4.09m X 4.04m)
with eye and low level units including larder unit, granite worktop, Neff 5 ring gas hob, Siemens oven, space for microwave, Bosch integrated dishwasher and fridge, Blanco one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit, tiled between units, feature beam ceiling, recess lighting, tiled floor, extractor fan, wood burning stove (heats studio, study and small radiator in family room plus domestic hot water).
Utility Room: 8'4 X 5'4 (2.54m X 1.63m)
with worktop, plumbed for automatic washing machine, space for freezer, strip lighting, tiled floor, boiler.
Studio: 12'11 X 8'11 (3.94m X 2.72m)
with strip lighting, door from Family Room and door to Study.
Study: 12'11 X 8'11 (3.94m X 2.72m)
with access to roof space, recess arched glass display.
Dining Hall: 14'0 X 10'0 (4.27m X 3.05m)
with Parquet wooden flooring, panelled ceiling, wall lighting, archway to inner hall with 2 steps, door to shower room, French door to Sun Lounge:
Sun Lounge: 16'11 X 14'0 (5.16m X 4.27m)
with corner raised fireplace with hearth, eye ball spot lighting, pelmet over windows, French doors to side garden.
Comprising fully tiled double shower enclosure with mains shower fitting, wash hand basin set in vanity unit, w.c., eye ball spot lighting, tiled floor, half tiled walls, hot press.
With access to roof space, half panelled wall on one wall, wall lights, staircase to attic room concealed by sliding door.
Bedroom (1): 16'8 X 9'10 (5.08m X 3.00m)
(including en-suite) with half panelled wall on one wall, wall lights, pelmet over window. Built-in bedroom furniture comprising 2 double and 1 single wardrobe and shelving unit. Open to:
Comprising tiled shower cubicle with mains shower fitting, wash hand basin set in vanity unit, w.c., heated towel rail, Amtico flooring, extractor fan.
Bedroom (2): 12'0 X 9'11 (3.66m X 3.02m)
with built-in bedroom furniture comprising 1 double wardrobe and shelving unit.
Bedroom (3): 12'0 X 9'10 (3.66m X 3.00m)
(Max) with wall light.
Attic Room: 30'0 X 8'4 (9.14m X 2.54m)
with window seat with countryside views, power, light and radiator.
Extensive screened parking and driveway to front and side. Pedestrian gate to side laneway (by right of way). Vehicular gate to front of property. Exterior sensor lighting. 2 exterior power points.
Immaculate gardens laid in lawn to front and side bordered by mature trees, shrubs and flowers set in screened beds, dozens of daffodils in front edge of garden. Garden seat around one of the trees in the front garden. Paved patio area at front door.
Paved patio area with raised wall and steps leading up to additional concrete patio area. Rose beds to rear. Outside lighting around the property. Housing for gas tanks. PVC oil tank. Greenhouse. 2 water taps.
Retail Room (1): 20'8 X 14'8 (6.30m X 4.47m)
(Max) with feature vaulted beam ceiling and spot lighting, bay window, wooden single glazed window, telephone point. Open archway with feature beam top leading to:
Retail Room (2): 14'3 X 10'7 (4.34m X 3.23m)
with feature beam ceiling and spot lighting.
15 ft 3 in x 8 ft 2 in and 12 ft 6 in x 10 ft 10 in: with store cupboard, strip lighting and power points.
On leaving Coleraine towards Bushmills, cross over the staggered cross road on the Ballybogey Road onto Priestland Road, then turn left onto Ballytober Road at the hamlet of Ballytober and Number 33 is situated approximately 0.3 mile along Ballytober Road on the right hand side. The property can also be approached along the coast road between Portrush and Bushmills, near Dunluce Castle turn onto Ballytober Road and Number 33 is situated approximately 1.6 mile along Ballytober Road on the left hand side.