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Property: Harberton Avenue - a home with historic credentials in an area high in demand


OFFERS OVER £695,000

Built almost a century ago by renowned local builders McDowell, this magnificent property isn’t just a chance to own a prestigious family home but a piece of history.

A rare opportunity in an area of consistently high demand, 8 Harberton Avenue enjoys a mature, generous site in one of south Belfast’s finest tree-lined avenues; benefitting from a multitude of amenities nearby including village-type shops, tempting bar-restaurants, leading schools, road networks and recreational facilities.

Elegantly presented, there is much to get excited about as you savour the spacious livingroom with its feature side bay and replace, a dining room overlooking the rear garden and the hand-built wooden kitchen with integratedappliances and granite worktops.

On the first floor there are five well-proportioned bedrooms and family bathroom to compliment the ground floor WC.
This is a place with a unique character, which shines through thanks to plenty of delightful touches, whether its the tiled replace/tiledhearth and cornice ceiling in the living room or the wood panelled walls with plate rack in the reception hall.

While it was built in 1934, it still lends itself as a home with future plans in mind by providing plenty of options for progression. One of the bedrooms can be used as a study, and the rooms have a mix of built-in and sliding robes, and overhead storage.

The bathroom suite boasts a corner bath unit, corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin in vanity unit and recessed. Externally, the entrance gates open to ample driveway parking.

Front and impressive rear gardens in lawn with patio area and excellent natural screening from mature plants, trees and shrubs provide the ideal space to relax and soak up its tranquil surroundings. Despite its seclusion, this is an area not too far away from the city centre. 

The attached garage features an up and over door to front, double doors to rear, light andpower, and an oil red boiler.

Just over three miles to the centre of Belfast, delights such as Balmoral Golf Club and Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park are also within a relatively short distance.

An outstanding home with rich credentials, interest is expected to be high. For more details call 028 9068 2777 or visit

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