Newly renovated farmhouse for summer 2016. Be one of the first families to stay. Sleeps up to 12 in 4 bedrooms. Set in rolling County Antrim countryside. Child friendly grounds and gardens. Wishing well and garden swing. Games room with pool table.
Newly refurbished farmhouse with panoramic views of Knocklayde and Orra mountains. Situated at the foot of the Glens of Antrim, surrounded by arable farmland, wildlife-inhabited woodland, swan-filled lakes, Turnagrove Fishery and Lissanoure Estate.
The large and private garden to the front of the house offers a child-friendly lawn for lots of outdoor family activities.
Three bedrooms are located on the upper floor with access to the family bathroom. Bedroom 4 is downstairs next to the shower room & W.C. All have king sized beds.
The living room has a wood burning stove and wall mounted TV. The modern kitchen diner has a range cooker, dish washer, fridge, freezer and all equipment needed to cater for a large family or friends get together. Ajoining utility room has additional sink, storage, washing machine and tumble dryer.
The Pharis Smithy is a 45 minute drive from the Larne Ferry Ports, and Belfast Airports. Translink bus stop is 2 minute walk from the house, with links to railway stations and nearby towns.
Ideally located only 10 minutes drive from Ballycastle, leading to the abundance of tourist attractions along the 'Causeway Coast Scenic Route' such as The Giants Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, Dunluce Castle, Ballintoy harbour, White Park Bay, The White Rocks beach and Portstewart Strand with its car accessible sandy beaches. From Ballycastle you can take a boat trip to Rathlin Island or drive the coastal route south to Watertop Open Farm, Torr Head scenic route, Glenariff Forest Park, Carnfunnock Country Park and many tranquil seaside villages. Game of Thrones fans can drive down the Kings Road, known locally as The Dark Hedges (10 minute drive). Outdoor activities are available nearby such as pony trekking at Sheans Horse Farm (5 min drive), golf at Gracehill Golf Club and fishing at Turnagrove Fisheries.
Book accommodation early for local events throughout the year such as the North West 200 and Armoy Road Races, Lammas Fair in Ballycastle and many more local festivals
Entire house is available to paying guests.
Interaction with guests
Available to hand over keys on arrival and departure. On end of telephone for any other contact required.