McIlroy’s Childhood Home For Sale
This week marks the 10th Anniversary of Rory McIlroy turning professional! So, to celebrate, PropertyPal can exclusively present to you the global golfing champ’s childhood home – currently for sale in Holywood, County Down.
The property at 43 Belfast Road, Holywood is on the market at £239,950. The artificial putting green, installed by Rory’s dad, helped nurture the star’s young talent and still remains in perfect condition. What’s more – it’s floodlit for maximum benefit.
The agent privileged with selling this celeb property John Minnis, describes the family home as a “beautifully presented red brick semi-detached property.” It’s where Rory spent years perfecting his swing and carving out his career.
“It occupies a generous corner site at the junction of Strathearn Court, a prime location in this desirable and convenient residential area. The property is enclosed by brick fencing surrounding its perimeter creating private gardens which boast a purpose built artificial putting green installed for Rory McIlroy. There is driveway parking to the rear and a detached garage.
“Internally, the property offers two separate reception rooms, a fully fitted kitchen with range of integrated appliances and four well proportioned bedrooms with superb views across Belfast Lough to the rear as well as a contemporary white bathroom suite. Other benefits include gas fired central heating and uPVC double glazing.
“Ideally located, this home is within short walking distance of Holywood’s bustling High Street shops, cafes and restaurants and Sullivan Upper School as well as being in close proximity to the George Best Belfast City Airport, Holywood Exchange retail park and 24 Hour Tesco’s at Knocknagoney. Commuting is made easy via the main arterial routes and local bus and rail routes are only a few minutes walk away.”