Newgrove Estate has been sold to Dublin-based company, Merrion Property Group. The estate includes 150ac of top-quality land, a seven-bedroom house and is in an accessible location at the very edge of Belfast city.

The property sold for just over its guide price of £2.1m (€2.39m). Director of Savills in Belfast Neal Morrison said that four parties bid on the property and that the under bidder had intended to farm the land.