A stunning example of how to update a period property whilst retaining its original character and charm. Maxwell Road is one of the most prestigious and sought after addresses in Bangor. This superb property lives up to that expectation. The current owners have sympathetically modernised, yet retained the heart and soul of this home. As you approach through red brick pillars and wrought iron entrance gates you immediately sense you are about to have a very special viewing experience. The property, brimming with period features that blend seamlessly with the more modern enhancements facilitate a modern family life. For those who enjoy entertaining this property is perfect inside and out with atmospheric reception rooms and well planned outside spaces. All the renowned local schools can be accessed with ease and Belfast is a short commute by rail or road. A leisurely stroll through Strickland's Glen leads directly to the beach and Carnalea Golf Club is close by.
The ground floor comprises of reception hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen and living room. An attractive staircase leads to a spacious landing and five bedrooms, three of which are en suite and two having access to a balcony. A large family bathroom in keeping with the property completes the first floor. With period detailing throughout the interior will impress even the most discerning of purchasers.
Externally, an asphalt drive provides excellent off street parking and leads to a detached garage and side access to the most impressive rear garden. With covered area, raised patio, lawn and a stunning raised paved pergola including water feature light and power this really is an al fresco paradise.
If you are searching for premium family home with a prestigious address then this property could be perfect for you.
Rarely does a property of this character come to the market so viewing is highly recommended.
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PORCH: Covered porch. Black and white tile sets. Light. Victorian style door bell push. Hardwood front door with glazed panels and period style door furniture.
ENTRANCE HALL: 15' 0" x 13' 3" (into bay) Feature black and white chequered floor tiles. Bay window with wood panelling under. Cornice ceiling. Feature cast iron fireplace with slate hearth. Stairs to first floor.
W/C: Under stairs W/C with white sanitary ware comprising - low flush w/c, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps. Feature black and white chequered floor tiles. Heating control panel. Telephone point. Storage cupboard.
LOUNGE: 16' 10" (into bay) x 15' 11" Broad plank solid wood floor. Feature marble fireplace with slate hearth and tile insets. Bay window. Dual aspect. Cornice ceiling. Television point.
DINING ROOM: 14' 0" x 13' 10" Broad plank solid wood floor. Wood panelling under window. Cornice ceiling.
KITCHEN: 18' 4" x 12' 9" Excellent range of solid wood, high and low level units with granite work surfaces glazed display cabinets and integrated dishwasher. One and a quarter stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap. Red brick island unit with granite work surface and integrated ceramic hob, stainless steel double oven and grill with extractor hood and fan over. Plumbed for washing machine. Plumbed for American style fridge freezer. Tile floor. Part tiled walls. Recessed lighting.
LIVING ROOM: 16' 3" x 13' 8" Broad plank solid wood floor. Feature brick fireplace with sleeper mantle and slate hearth. Wood panelling under windows. Window seat with storage under. Television point. Tongue and groove ceiling. Double doors to rear garden.
LANDING: Spacious landing with feature stained glass window. Wood panelling under windows. Shelved linen closet. 'Velux' window.
MASTER BEDROOM: 13' 11" x 12' 0" (plus robes) Built in sliding robes. Corniced ceiling. Wood panelling under windows. Recessed lighting. Front aspect.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite with low flush w/c and pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps. Mosaic tile floor. Tiled shower cubicle with 'Mira Sport' shower and extractor fan. Towel radiator. Roof space access.
BEDROOM (2): 13' 10" (max) x 13' 2" (into robes) Wood laminate flooring. Built in bedroom furniture. Cornice ceiling. Roof space access. Front aspect.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite comprising - low flush w/c, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps. Corner shower cubicle with 'Mira Play' shower. Velux window. Towel radiator. Ceramic tile floor.
BEDROOM (3): 11' 10" (plus recess) x 10' 0" Rear aspect. Double doors to balcony with wrought iron railing.
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite comprising - low flush w/c and pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps. Tiled shower cubicle with 'Mira Sport' shower and extractor fan. Ceramic tile floor.
BEDROOM (4): 11' 1" x 10' 11" (max) Double doors to balcony with wrought iron railing. Rear aspect.
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BEDROOM (5): 13' 0" x 9' 11" (max) Wood laminate floor. Cornice ceiling. Front aspect.
BATHROOM: 11' 7" (max) x 8' 11" White suite comprising - low flush w/c, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps. Free standing, cast iron, claw foot, roll top bath with hot and cold taps. Large tiled shower cubicle with raindrop shower and extractor fan. Velux window. Ceramic tile floor. Recessed lighting.
GARAGE: Detached garage with Tudor style external plasterwork. Light and power. Gas fired boiler.
FRONT: Red brick gate pillars. Wrought iron entrance gates. Mature hedging. Boundary wall with wrought iron tops. Garden in lawn. Flower beds with mature planting. Asphalt driveway with granite kerbs leading to detached garage. Curved steps to front porch.
REAR: Paved path to side. Wooden side gates. Red brick boundary wall with wood board fencing. Cobbled path leading to upper level. Raised beds with mature planting. Covered entertaining area with feature wooden ceiling. Outside tap. Lighting.
Raised patio area with red brick wall, lighting and steps to lawned garden. Power supply.
Raised pergola entertaining area with mature trees to rear. Outside lighting. Power supply. Water feature. Brick built barbecue.
LOCATION: From the Bryansburn Road out of Bangor - at the roundabout take the fifth exit onto Maxwell Road the property is on the right. A Pinkertons For Sale board has been erected.
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