United Kingdom / Northern Ireland / Antrim / Randalstown

Large Family Home In Northern Ireland

Our Home

Our spacious family home is set in half an acre of land, and is in an ideal location for viewing the stunning scenery of the Antrim coast and historic Belfast.

The house is 3,500 square feet, and has a lovely kitchen with an electric Aga range cooker and a log fired range cooker.

More about this property

There is a sun room with stove sofas and TV, a lounge with open fire and TV and games console, a spacious hallway, four bedrooms, downstairs toilet, and utility room.

Upstairs there is a spacious landing with table and chairs, and three large double bedrooms occupied by the children, and a large family bathroom.

There are some surrounding houses, the nearest of which is a hundred feet to the left of ours.

Our access road is rural, with little traffic but lots of horses, ponies, cows and sheep.

The house is set back from the road, down a long laneway, providing easy access to the main road leading to the Antrim coast, and to the motorway leading to Belfast.


Our Neighbourhood

Irish hospitality at its best! The rural town of Randalstown is two and a half miles away, with pubs galore and some good restaurants.

The nearest local pub is fifteen minutes' walk away and offers live music, good food and great craic.

More about the neighbourhood

The house is an ideal base for touring Northern Ireland and the north of the Republic of Ireland.

Dublin is two and a half hours' drive away, or one hour on the train.

Belfast is just twenty minutes' drive away, with the famous Belfast Docks, where the Titanic was built. There is now a large Titanic exhibition centre.

The stunning Antrim coastline, and in particular the Giant's Causeway, is an hour's drive away, on beautiful roads winding through the historic Antrim Glens before following some of the most spectacular coast lines in Europe for some thirty miles, before finishing in the quaint Irish village of Cushendun.

We are close to the towns of Ballymena and Antrim, which have all the amenities and shops that you would expect to find in a large town.

(Please note that the location of the house as shown on the Geenee map is incorrect. We are to the north east of the town, and further from the town than is shown on the map.).


About Us

I am Pete, in my thirties, married to Grainne (pronounced Gron-ya).

I am a manager in the health service, and my wife is a podiatrist.

We have three little girls: Niamh, aged 14; Amy, 11; and Lucy, 9.

Our house is nice and lovingly kept, but most of all it is our home, and it is a very happy place to be in.

More about us

It is child friendly, with lots of toys for children to play with, and swings, slides and a trampoline.

We have enjoyed four previous, very successful home exchanges, visiting Belgium, Nantes, Dieppe and Brittany.



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Property Rural House
Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms)
Bathrooms 1
Airport Belfast International Airport (BFS) (16 km)

When & Where

Dates not specified


Swing setPiano
Bicycles (4)Fireplace
TV (Satellite)Dishwasher

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About Us

Travellers5 (2 Adults, 3 Children)
Languages English
OccupationPodiatrist (Chiropodist)
Member since04-01-2018
Featured City
Location of the property i.e. distance from central position, attractions and shops; Considering the cleanliness and safety of the surrounding streets; Includes the settings and views.
Considering the décor and furnishings throughout the home
Balconies, terraces, garden. Considering the size, availability of garden furniture or the type of garden (parkland or flowerbed). Communal facilities not included here.
Reasonable consideration of the tranquillity. All possible noise disturbances will be mentioned in the description (motorway, main road, railway line and so on)
No smoking allowed
No pets allowed
No young children allowed
Only experienced exchangers
Kosher only
Experienced swapper
Based on feedback, Members earn Geenees for being good exchangers. One Geenee is very good. Three is excellent.
Our Neighbourhood
Long weekends considered
Open to Offers
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