1 The Rise, Ludden, Buncrana, F93EE94

With distant lough views…

Positioned at the end of a quiet cul de sac, No 1 the rise is accessed through block built entrance pillars with gates and occupies a large corner plot. With 4 bedrooms over two floors the property also benefits from a sunroom to the side plus a detached garage to the rear. Suitable as a holiday home or permanent residence the property is within a 5 minute walk of the beautiful long sandy beach at Ludden.

The accommodation is arranged as follows;

Part glazed white pvc front door leading to;

Entrance Vestibule; 1.60m x 1.50m tiled floor, door to;

Entrance Hall; 5.80m x 2.20m open understair recess, tiled floor, recessed lighting, door to;

Living Room; 4.80m x 3.90m (into bay window) laminated wooden floor, recessed lighting, pine & cast iron fireplace with granite hearth & back boiler, tv point, distant view of Lough Swilly

Kitchen/Dining Room; 7.30m x 3.90m (into bay window) comprehensively equipped with maple effect wall & base units, granite work surfaces with tiled surrounding walls, Franke undermounted sink with separate waste bowl, 5 ring gas hob with extractor canopy over, plumbing for dishwasher, eye level electric oven & grill, slate tiled floor, aperture to;

Sun Room; 3.20m x 3.10m slate tiled floor, vaulted pine tongue & groove ceiling, recessed lighting, tv point, distant view of Lough Swilly, double white fully glazed sliding doors to outside

Utility Room; 2.60m x 1.70m matching range of maple effect wall & base units to those in kitchen, work surfaces, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble drier, slate tiled floor, half glazed white pvc door to outside

Bedroom 4; 3.60m x 3.40m laminated wooden floor, door to;

En-Suite; White 2 piece suite, separate fully tiled shower enclosure with manual Aqualisa shower, fully tiled walls, tiled floor, chrome fittings

Cloakroom/WC; 2.70m x 1.30m white 2 piece suite, half tiled walls, tiled floor, fitted mirror, chrome fittings

Pine staircase to first floor;

Landing; Loft access, door to walk in hotpress, pine wooden flooring

Bedroom 1; 4.60m x 3.70m (front) double aspect, pine wooden flooring, distant view of Lough Swilly, door to walk in wardrobe with fitted shelving & hanging rails, door to;

En-Suite; White 2 piece suite, separate fully tiled shower enclosure with electric Triton T90si shower,  half tiled walls, tiled floor

Bathroom; 2.60m x 2.50m contemporary white 3 piece suite, mixer taps & shower attachment to bath, fitted mirror, chrome fittings, half tiled walls, tiled floor

Bedroom 2; 4.00m x 2.60m pine wooden flooring, velux window, tv point

Bedroom 3; 3.90m x 2.90m (front) pine wooden flooring, tv point, distant view of Lough Swilly

Outside; Block built entrance pillars & concrete driveway, front garden extensively laid to lawn with mature Leylandii to front & side boundaries, raised well stocked flower bed. Rear garden laid to lawn with low level retaining wall to rear boundary

Detached Garage; 5.00m x 4.00m up & over roller door


  • 4 bedrooms (2 en-suite)
  • Quiet location at the end of a cul de sac
  • Distant views of Lough Swilly
  • Detached garage
  • Oil fired central heating plus back boiler
  • Pvc double glazing


Coming into Buncrana from Fahan turn left into Tank Road (just at The Harbour Inn). Continue to the crossroads and go straight through. The entrance to The Rise will be found after 100 meters on the left hand side.

Buncrana, the largest town in the Inishowen Peninsula, is positioned on the shores of Lough Swilly, Buncrana just 14 miles from Derry City and 27 miles north of Letterkenny. With a population of some 7000, the town has much to offer in terms of shopping, sporting and recreational amenities:-

Churches: Christchurch, St. Mary’s Oratory, St. Mary’s Church Cockhill, Star of the Sea Desertegney

Schools: St Oran’s N.S., St. Mura’s N.S., Scoil Iosagain, St. Joseph’s N.S., Gaelscoil Bhun Chrannacha, Crana College and Scoil Mhuire

Shopping: In addition to Buncrana’s long Main Street the town has also been boosted in 2007 with the creation of Ardravan Square which, like the Main Street, offers a variety of independent shop traders plus Supervalu, Aldi & Lidl providing the local residents with a good selection of local, national and international produce.

Restaurants/Bars/Hotels:  Buncrana has three hotels, The Inishowen Gateway Hotel, Lake of Shadows and The Harbour Inn, as well as a wide variety of bars and restaurants both on the Main Street and within a 2 mile radius – notably The Drift Inn Bar & Restaurant, The Beach House Restaurant, The Ubiquitous Chip Restaurant and O’Flaherty’s Bar

Beaches: Being positioned on the shores of Lough Swilly, Buncrana is blessed with some beautiful long sandy beaches namely – Lisfannon, The Shorefront, Porthaw and Stragill.

Sports: Buncrana has several local, well run sports clubs offering soccer, GAA, boxing and golf.


Franklins property details are intended as a guide only and do not form part of a contract, nor are they guaranteed. Buyers should satisfy themselves as to any information contained therein, measurements, structural condition and boundaries. Franklins are not chartered surveyors. Prospective buyers are recommended to employ their own surveyor/architect for independent guidance and advice.