DescriptionA SPACIOUS 3 BEDROOM DETACHED HOME (128 SQ M., 1383 SQ.FT.) WITH PRIVATE DRIVE WAY & PRIVATE REAR
This stylish home offers the ideal combination of spacious living and stress-free maintenance. Measuring 128 square metres (1,383 sq ft), The Kartherine tailors to all requirements thanks to its practical utility room, downstairs toilet, master en-suite bedroom and separate bathroom upstairs.
With its intelligent interior design and attractive pyramid roof, The Kartherine offers immediate character and appeal. The property comes with a tantalising choice of interior options for individual tailoring, including a choice of kitchen designs, deep weave carpets and Vogue bathroom suites.
Thanks to its A Energy Rating The Katherine is highly energy efficient, offering immediate savings and making it the perfect family home.
AccommodationAt Bellingham we have removed much of the stress and expense when purchasing your home from scratch. Bellingham homes come fully painted, inside and out, and are completed to an exceptionally high standard taking into account aesthetic appeal, comfort and quality. Open the front door of our houses and you'll be greeted by tiled flooring. Move past the modern temperature control thermostat and upstairs, where you can enjoy rich, deep weave carpeting. Now you can begin unpacking, there's plenty of storage in your fully fitted, built-in wardrobes. Or perhaps you wish to view your en-suite bathroom, at Bellingham you'll find electric power showers and modern bathroom suite. Your main bathroom is similarly luxurious with a luxurious bath and floor to ceiling tiling. Downstairs in your sitting room you'll discover a modern fireplace. Moving into your quality kitchen, the hub of every Bellingham home, you can enjoy your tiled floors, tiled splash back sink areas, fully installed electronic appliances, including fridge freezer and dishwasher. Cooking facilities are top grade and all Bellingham homes offer electric hob and hood and an incorporated stainless steel oven. A separate utility room houses ready fitted washing appliances and each Bellingham homes comes with a fully fitted, high-tech alarm system for peace of mind. Properties have treble glazed throughout and down lighters are as standard in the kitchen and hall.Exteriors are professionally landscaped, seeded and surrounded by solid fencing. Access to the rear of the house is provided by large patio doors.
FeaturesFitted electrical appliances
Fully fitted kitchen
Fully fitted carpets and flooring as per show house
Range of tiling styles
Triple glazed windows
Fully fitted alarms
Fully painted, inside and out
Rear gardens fully seeded
Natural gas central heating
Temperature thermostat in hall
Contemporary bathroom suites
LocationBellingham is located in a fantastic setting. It truly has the best of both worlds with Portlaoise town to your left and the rolling countryside to your right. Commuting is a breeze with a fantastic train service to Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Tipperary etc. You can be in Dublin Hueston in 53 minutes on the direct line or Kildare Village with just a 20 minute drive.
Apart from the great location, our prices are great too. You can save up to 20% on our homes when compared to Kildare prices and up to a huge 40% when compared with Naas town.
Living In Portlaoise...
The Commuters Dream
The Capital of County Laois, Portlaoise is situated within easy reach of Dublin – a short 60 minute drive away on the new M7 Motorway – while Kildare, Newbridge and Naas are just 30 minutes away. It s located just a short drive from Junction 18 to the M50 and Dublin Airport.
Portlaoise offers excellent Bus Eireann and private bus services connecting to Dublin/Cork (N8 & N7) and the Dublin/Limerick (M7) National Primary Routes.
The town is serviced by the Dublin/Cork and Dublin/Limerick rail line and along with the recently renovated train station; the expanded commuter schedule offers a daily service running every 20 minutes from 6.30am.
Bellingham is located just a minutes walk from Portlaoise town and all its' amenities.
Portlaoise is the leading shopping town of the Midlands, yet at the same time you will enjoy easy parking and no queues. The town boasts hassle-free access to all major retail names and a large number of purpose built shopping centres.
In Portlaoise town centre Tesco is anchor tenant, however there is also a LIDL supermarket nearby and an Aldi . The Kyle Shopping Centre boasts major retailers such as Dunnes Stores, Argos, Elvery Sports and TK Maxx and Super Valu. Further up the town the Lismard Retail Park houses Mothercare, Homebase, Pet Mania, Cost Plus Sofas and Sports World, Mr. Price Discount Store and new Costa store.
Portlaoise offers ready access to two local hospitals, a large general hospital and a psychiatric hospital, plus private nursing homes and a sufficient number of GPs.
Portlaoise as six primary schools plus one of the country’s leading Irish-speaking schools (Gaelscoil). There are three secondary schools and a mixed vocational school. There is a new VEC school plus two schools that cater for children with special needs.
Portlaoise is one of Ireland’s leading childcare destinations. Bellingham offers easy access to several private crèches and pre-schools, plus a large public Children’s Playground. Bellingham itself features excellent outdoors facilities, whether in the privacy of your large backyard or in the maintained common areas.
A Social Destination
Dunamaise Theatre and Centre for the Arts together with the 5 screen Storm Cinema and live concerts/events being held in the Sky Venue provide excellent facilities for Arts, Culture and Social Activity.
Within walking distance of Bellingham, cutting out the cost of taxis and driving difficulties, Portlaoise offers a wide choice of internet cafés and coffee shops an exceptional mix of pubs, nightclubs and restaurants to suit all tastes – whether you’re looking for hearty Irish cuisine, something with Mediterranean flair or Eastern influences, a trusted McDonald or Supermac’s meal or a delicious Domino’s Pizza.
For children and teenagers there are well established drama groups, youth clubs and a highly rated Laois School of Music. The Roll ‘n Bowl bowling alley and entertainment centre is fun guaranteed!
Nearby the Grand Canal in the picturesque village of Vicarstown, the scenic beauty and walks of the fabulous Slieve Bloom mountains, are renowned for their traditional culture and storytelling festivals.
And don’t forget Portlaoise is only 5 minutes away from the world renowned Electric Picnic festival in the nearby village of Stradbally.
Whether you’re interested in martial arts, equestrian trails, GAA, or fancy improving your golfing handicap on any one of the regions six quality golf courses, Portlaoise is an ideal location that offers Bellingham home owners an exciting new lifestyle.
Portlaoise also caters for a range of alternative and minority sports. It has a thriving Trinity Triathlon club, four indoor swimming pools, all-weather pitches, basketball and boxing clubs, a full range equestrian pursuits and even a surf club!!
The nearby Rivers Nore and Barrow as well as the Grand Canal are an angler’s paradise.
For more ideas download the “10 Things to Do in Laois” click here:
DeveloperONS Ireland O.N.S Ireland is a property development company with over 20 years experience in the construction industry. We don't just build houses, we build homes that you and your family will love and enjoy for years to come. In the planning phase we take into consideration the natural environment in which the houses are going to sit and we focus on building a community. This level of care at the beginning means that your home is in harmony with its surroundings. We are proud of our heritage and are one of Ireland's top community developers. Some of our previous developments include Esker Hills and Bellingham (Phase 1).There are 12 primary and secondary schools in the parish of Portlaoise. Portlaoise itself is a thriving town. The 2016 census reports that the town is one of the fastest growing towns of the top 20 towns and cities in Ireland. The hinterland is one of Ireland's best-kept secrets with such stunning locations as the 5 star Ballyfin Demesne (only a 10 minute drive). Strongbow's spectacular Rock of Dunamase is 10 minutes in the opposite direction. The James Gandon designed neo-classical mansion Emo Court and gardens is 15 minutes from Bellingham. The people of Portlaoise and Stradbally tend to be very popular around September every year when the Electric Picnic rolls into town. This too is only 15 minutes away. Laois is also home to Durrow's annual Scarecrow Festival (8 minutes). Bellingham has everything for you and your family.
DisclaimerNote: These particulars are detailed for the purposes of representing the development only. Visual representations, finishes, layouts and/or scales may be approximate or representative of the development rather than exact specifications of the actual unit. The developer reserves the right to make alterations to the design and specification in the overall interest of the development.