If you are searching for a beautifully maintained period home that is steeped in history, then look no further than The Old Lodge in Ballymena.
Resting on the Fenaghy Road, this detached chalet bungalow is known to be one of County Antrim’s finest former gate lodges. Only a short drive to Ballymena town centre, an array of local amenities are nearby. The Galgorm Golf Resort and Spa closely neighbours the home.
This property dates back to 1831 and is Grade II listed. The covered front porch is also Grade II listed and is complete with charming terracotta tiles.
Moving inside and the interior features an open plan living / dining room which is complete with an open fire with brick fireplace and beam mantle.
The period charm has been preserved in the kitchen and this area is fitted with beautiful oak units and a breakfast bar.
Terracotta tiles appear once again in the bathroom, an area which benefits from both a bath and an electrical shower.
The downstairs bedroom has been converted into a study and would make a great office for those who work from home.
Two further bedrooms are found on the first floor. One of these bedrooms benefits from built-in wardrobes.
This property also benefits from a garage and a studio.
The Old Lodge rests on a site that extends to 0.7 acres. Outside there is an enclosed brick pavia patio along with gardens that feature lawns and a small orchard area.
Good transport links are nearby making it a great location for working commuters. This location is an easily commutable distance from Belfast and the respective airports. This home is also only moments from Cullybackey and Ballymena stations.
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