Ampertaine House,
76 Kilrea Road
Upperlands, BT46 5RU

Detached

6 Bedrooms
6 Receptions
11,509 sq.ft.
Guide Price £549,950

76 Kilrea Road

Burns & Co, one of the leading Estate Agency groups in the province, are pleased to have listed 'For Sale', Ampertaine House, an elegant and charming 19th Century mansion set in a c.10 acre holding in the historic linen village of Upperlands, County Londonderry. The most important of several country houses in the neighbourhood constructed by the Clark family and fully restored by the current owners over the past 30 years, Ampertaine House is a late-Georgian style property built c.1853 by William Clark and is regarded as one of the finest private homes in Northern Ireland. The principal dwelling extends to c.8,000sq.ft. (excluding the full height basement) and includes six bedrooms, all individually styled, and six reception rooms. With a stunning array of original features throughout, Ampertaine House is a step back in time to a bygone era of luxury and splendour. The property has numerous features including early 20th century wall tapestries in the spacious drawing and dining rooms, beautiful cornicing, original floor coverings and externally a recently reconstructed plinth which previously housed a Victorian conservatory. The large front field, stable blocks, equestrian paddock and former byre offer the new owner the potential for a full equestrian centre to be located within the holding which can be accessed via a secondary laneway from Gorteade Road. This spectacular property is approached by a sweeping driveway leading to the main dwelling and manicured front, side and rear lawns. Enchanting walled and sunken gardens are located within close proximity to the main dwelling and it is easy to imagine a summer stroll through the beautiful and attractive grounds. Upperlands is located within easy access to the A6, (the main Belfast to Derry / Londonderry arterial route) and the North Antrim coast with its breathtaking scenery and links golf courses. Royal Portrush Golf Course which is ranked amongst one of the world's best courses, is only a 35 minute drive away. Belfast International, Belfast City and City of Derry airports are all within 45 minute drives. Viewing is strictly by private appointment only.

Features

Located within easy access to the A6, (the main Belfast to Derry / Londonderry arterial route) the North Antrim coast with its breathtaking scenery and links golf courses including the world renowned Royal Portrush Golf Course is within 35mins drive.Belfast International, Belfast City and City of Derry airports are all within 45 minute drives. Fully and lovingly restored by the current owners over the past 30 years.Holding extends to c.10 acres in total.The building has a Grade B1 listing.Original features throughout including wooden flooring, tiling, wall-mounted tapestries, cornicing, wooden doors, wine racks, etc.Full height basement accessed from the rear entrance hallway and by two external accesses, ideal for a separate business (subject to planning consents).Ideal opportunity for a full equestrian centre with stable block/former coach house, former byre, equestrian paddock, large front field all located at rear of holding and accessed by rear laneway.Six exquisite bedrooms and two bathrooms/additional WC, all of which are individually designed including hidden dressing room off the master bedroom.Elegant country-style kitchen and dining area along with separate walk in mise en place.Sweeping tree-lined driveways to front and rear of holding.Reconstructed balcony terrace which was fornerly the site of a Victorian conservatory.Walled and sunken gardens.Manicured front, side and rear lawns.Stunning billiards/entertainment room complete with wooden panelling.Original wine cellar located in basement.Oil fired central heating and multi-fuel stove linked to water and radiators.
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Note: These particulars are given on the understanding that they will not be construed as part of a Contract or Lease. Whilst every care is taken in compiling this information we can give no guarantee as to the accuracy thereof and prospective purchasers are recommended to satisfy themselves regarding the particulars.

We have not tested electrical or other appliances that may be within the property, including, where applicable, the central heating. Any prospective purchaser should make their own enquiries. No warranty is given. Neither the vendor, Burns & Co nor any person employed by them, has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. No offers are accepted via email.

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