- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Washing machine
- Games Room
- Broadband / WiFi
Over in Northern Ireland, in County Armagh is this detached ground-floor cottage close to the village of Banbridge.
Kate’s Cottage is a delightful property, perfect as a base from which to explore the attractions of Northern Ireland, with the Mourne Mountains practically on your doorstep it’s a walker’s paradise.
Enter through the gate and up the steps to the front door to let yourself in and be welcomed into a large hallway, hang up your coat on the hook and begin to get to know your home-from-home for the next several days.
Take a left into the neat and well-presented sitting room, furnished with a great balance of old and new, it contains a classic Chesterfield sofa and several wing-back chairs in front of the TV and fireplace, creating a sophisticated and tranquil place to relax in the evening.
A kitchen/diner sits near the back of the property with views out over the green grass beyond, it contains an excellent range of appliances including an electric oven and a dishwasher, while a utility room adjoining it holds the washing machine and tumble dryer.
Gather around the kitchen table to enjoy a hearty meal to re-energise you after an activity filled day, cherishing the quality time spent in the company of your loved ones.
Start your day by taking a refreshing shower in the shower room or take some time out of your day to enjoy a soak in the bath found in the bathroom down the hall which has a separate shower as well, both rooms presenting excellent facilities.
When night falls rest your head in one of the three bedrooms comprising of two doubles and a twin, with one of the doubles able to be made into a twin setup, allowing you to enjoy flexible sleeping arrangements for different party makeups.
Sit out in the garden on sunny days and relax in the sun, or make the most of the good weather and head out on a walk in the nearby Mourne Mountains.
This mountain range has been voted Northern Ireland’s favourite walking location several times, with many routes and paths to choose from, it isn’t for the faint-hearted but you will be afforded spectacular views of the surrounding landscapes when you reach the summits, and will pass rivers, reservoirs, and valleys to name a few providing an exciting day for all.
Head nearer to the coast to enjoy the Castlewellan Forest Park on a mountain bike, discover the remains of Dundrum Castle and its historic medieval past, or enjoy a spot of golf at the Royal County Down Golf Club.
With fun and scenic opportunities all around, Kate’s Cottage will make the perfect getaway to Northern Ireland.
- Three bedrooms: 2 x super king-size double (zip/link can be twin on request), 1 x twin
- Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC
- Shower room with shower, basin and WC
- Sitting room with electric fire
- Games Room with football table.
- Oil central heating with electric fire
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Off-road parking
- Lawned garden with patio area
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop within 3.2 miles, pub within 2.8 miles
- Please note: Although the property is all on the ground-floor, steps are required to access the property so it may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.
About the location
Lisburn 17.4 miles; Armagh 18.1 miles; Belfast 25.3 miles
Settled amongst the River Bann, the town of Banbridge offers a wide selection of amenities offering you a fun-filled stay in Northern Ireland. Holding history through its Irish linen manufacturing, the town now stands as a bustling base for those wishing to explore the best of this part of the UK. Enjoy the town's unusual structure at its main street, with a steep hill which levels out to present an abundance of wonder, here you can find a selection of shops to assist you in any last-minute amenities or choose to while away the hours with some retail therapy before indulging in one of the town's many delicious eateries. Take a stroll in Solitude Park where you will find the glorious public art of the Flax Flowers or enjoy a game of golf at the impressive 18-hole course with its own fine dining restaurant. Providing various leisure facilities and natural lands to explore, Banbridge is a marvellous base for an action-packed adventure. Within reach via a scenic car journey is the city of Lisburn, with a car-free city centre so you can make the most of the scenery by foot in between uncovering its rich history at the museum and castle. Venture to the capital of Belfast to be greeted by tradition and wonder like no other, with various attractions to suit all tastes. In easy reach of a wide array of delights, Banbridge is ideally situated for exploring Northern Ireland.