A magnificent modern millionaire’s country home set in seven acres of secure landscaped gardens. Stephanie Bell reports...
SET in its own private estate of seven acres Ardnabrac is a grand modern home showcasing fine craftsmanship and superior design.
At just under £2 million you would expect a lot of luxury and this house certainly delivers it.
From the fabulous sculptures in the rolling landscaped grounds to the many bespoke interior features including hand carved fireplaces and staircase this is a home where no expense has been spared to offer a fine quality of living.
As well as the huge main house built in 2005 there is a beautiful self contained annex and a range of stone outbuildings.
Approached through twin entrance pillars and electric gates which open onto a winding driveway, Ardnabrac is a truly impressive detached country residence.
The seven acres of manicured gardens offer complete privacy and space to explore, relax and play with rolling lawns, a feature walled garden and numerous sun terraces.
The setting is very special and the location between Comber and Dundonald also puts you within easy commuting distance of Belfast City Centre.
A lovely covered veranda in York stone with granite corbel edging, leads to a porch which is finished with hand cut Italian Travertine tiled flooring and double solid oak doors leading into the entrance hall.
You are welcomed into this beautiful home with an impressive sandstone fireplace in a stunning hallway which is finished with wood panelling, a vaulted and beamed ceiling and gallery landing.
An archway leads to a rear hallway where a glazed door opens to the walled garden.
The generous accommodation includes a study, dining room, drawing room, butler’s pantry, open plan kitchen/living/dining room, larder cupboard, boot room, two store rooms, a utility, sun room, two plant rooms, five bedrooms all with their own en suites and the master with a dressing room.
Our tour starts in the study
PROPERTY OF THE WEEK: Ardnabrac, 20 Ballyrussell Road, Dundonald