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Rockdene, 37 Downshire Road, BANGOR, County Down, BT20 3RD

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4 Beds
Detached House
E 44
EPC Rating

Location of Rockdene

Downshire Road is off Maxwell Road, Bangor.

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  • A charming period property close to sea and coastal walks
  • Drawing room, dining room with gas fire, family snug and sun lounge
  • Four well proportioned bedrooms
  • Bathroom and separate shower room
  • Extensively equipped kitchen with Aga range, Fisher Paykel American fridge freezer, Fisher Paykel stainless steel double drawer dishwasher
  • Gas fired central heating and Upvc double glazed window frames, Alarm system
  • Mature gardens with summerhouse, greenhouse and double garage
  • Two minutes walk from the coastal path
  • Prestigious residential setting
  • A beautifully presented family home.


Ground Floor

Front door, terazzo tiled floor, oak vestibule door with leaded light panels.
Herringbone oak woodblock floor, oak panelled walls, plate rack, moulded cornice and frieze.
White suite comprising vanitory unit, low flush wc, solid oak flooring.
DRAWING ROOM: 5.94m x 4.11m (19' 6" x 13' 6")
Into side bays. Leaded light windows, cornice, hole in the wall fireplace with cast iron Aga wood burning stove, solid oak flooring.
DINING ROOM: 4.72m x 4.72m (15' 6" x 15' 6")
Into semi-circular bay. Tiled fireplace and hearth with mahagony mantle, gas fire, china press, cornice, leaded light windows, solid oak flooring.
FAMILY ROOM/STUDY: 3.43m x 3.05m (11' 3" x 10' 0")
Oak flooring, cornice, glazed door to:-
SUN LOUNGE: 4.65m x 4.72m (15' 3" x 15' 6")
Double glazed pvc oak door, two doors to garden and raised decked area.
KITCHEN/DINING: 5.41m x 3.51m (17' 9" x 11' 6")
One and a half bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and range of high and low level country style units, granite work surfaces. Gas fired Aga, Neff ceramic twin hob/fryer, integrated dishwasher, Fisher Paykel stainless steel American style fridge/freezer, Fisher Paykel stainless steel double drawer dishwasher, built-in AEG stainless steel microwave/multifunction oven, breakfast area, servants bell, large walk-in pantry, ceramic tiled floor.
UTILITY ROOM: 3.51m x 3.43m (11' 6" x 11' 3")
Belfast sink with range of high and low level oak units, plumbed for washing machine and piped for tumble dryer, part tiled walls, ceramic tiled floor.
With boiler room and store with ceramic tiled floor.
Oak staircase to:-

First Floor

With views of the golf course and beyond to the sea.
BEDROOM (1): 4.98m x 3.35m (16' 4" x 11' 0")
Cornice ceiling, built-in single robe, sea views.
BEDROOM (2): 4.57m x 3.58m (15' 0" x 11' 9")
Cornice ceiling.
BEDROOM (3): 4.19m x 3.58m (13' 9" x 11' 9")
Built-in sliding wardrobe, cornice ceiling.
BEDROOM (4): 3.35m x 2.44m (11' 0" x 8' 0")
Cornice ceiling.
with dressing area fitted with built-in sliding mirror fronted robes. White suite comprising fully tiled shower cubicle with low flush wc, vanitory unit, low voltage lighting, cornice ceiling, ceramic tiled floor.
Coloured suite comprising panelled bath with telephone hand shower and mixer tap, fully tiled shower cubicle, vanitory unit, pine strip ceiling, downlighting, walk-in hotpress with copper cylinder.
Retractable staircase to:-
Floored, energy efficient spotlights and heating. Ideal for play area with access to eaves storage, spectacular sea views from dormer window.


DETACHED GARAGE: 10.06m x 3.28m (33' 0" x 10' 9")
Up and over door, service door, light and power.
Double entrance gates to front, tarmac driveway with ample car parking. Mature gardens with hedging and ornamental paved patio, water feature, lighting, flowerbeds and shrubs. Potting shed, greenhouse, decked area, ornamental paved patios.
SUMMER HOUSE: 2.97m x 2.29m (9' 9" x 7' 6")
Electric light and power.


This handsome detached residence is situated in one of Bangor West's most prestigious locations, two minutes from the seafront and coastal path with views of Strictlands Glen and Carnalea golf course from various rooms. Well established and mature gardens provide the perfect backdrop for this home of distinction. Of classic design the accommodation centres around a charming panelled reception hall with formal drawing and dining rooms complimented by a family snug and wonderful sun lounge. A well equipped kitchen incorporates a casual dining area and an adjacent utility area could be incorporated for those who want a larger live-in facility. The four bedrooms are serviced by a contemporary refitted shower room and second bathroom. A generous roofspace area could be converted to further spectacular bedroom, playroom or office space. Built in the 1930's the property has been beautifully maintained both inside and out with many period features. Externally gardens surround the property with a selection of areas in which to relax including the summerhouse with decked approach and private paved patio. A greenhouse and double garage with store complete the outdoor facilities. Bangor West has long been a residential address of choice with easy access to the town centre and Belfast by road and rail. An imposing family home in a very sought after location.

Property Costs

  • Status: For Sale
  • Offers Around£625,000
  • Stamp Duty: £6,250*

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