Ballyare Glebe, Ramelton

Peacefully situated, immaculately maintained country cottage


Surrounded by beautiful gardens of c.0.75 acre, this delightful and well maintained cottage features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a very generously proportioned living room opening on to the garden and a large kitchen/dining room plus utility room. The present owners have maintained the property to a very high standard and it is therefore ready for immediate occupation. Your early appointment to view this highly desirable property is strongly recommended.


The accommodation is arranged as follows;

Half glazed front door to;

Entrance Vestibule; Tiled floor, further front door to;

Entrance Hall; Pine tongue & groove ceiling, door to hotpress, door to;

Kitchen/Dining Room; 5.80m x 4.30m double aspect overlooking the garden, comprehensive range of cream wall & base units, worktop with tiled splashback, stainless steel sink unit, space for electric cooker with extractor canopy over, half glazed door to entrance hall, further half glazed door to living area, door to;

Utility Room; 3.67m x 2.00m comprehensive range of matching wall & base units to those in kitchen, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, door to;

Shower Room; Fully tiled walls, tiled floor, white 2 piece suite, corner shower cubicle with electric shower, window overlooking garden

Living Room; 7.17m x 3.85m (accessed via half glazed door from kitchen) double aspect overlooking private rear garden, Adams style fireplace with Victorian painted tiles with solid fuel burner, pine tongue & groove ceiling, fitted curtains & pelmets plus vertical blinds, sliding double glazed doors to outside, tv point, telephone point, half glazed door to;

Inner Lobby; Door to;

Ground Floor Bedroom; 3.59m x 3.51m fitted curtains & pelmet plus vertical blinds, built in double wardrobes with chest of drawers, painted tongue & groove ceiling

Staircase to first floor;

Bedroom 2; 3.60m x 2.50m painted tongue & groove ceiling, range of sliderobe built in wardrobes, night storage heater, beech laminated floor, fitted curtains & pelmet plus vertical blinds

Bedroom 3; 4.07m x 3.45m overlooking garden, fitted curtains & pelmet plus vertical blinds, built in cupboard, laminated beech floor, night storage heater

Adjacent Bathroom; Fully tiled walls, tiled floor, painted tongue & groove ceiling, white 2 piece suite, vanity mirror with cupboards to side, corner shower cubicle with electric shower, fitted medicine cabinet, halogen spotlights

Outside; Gardens of c.0.75 acre in total surrounding the property, established leylandii hedgerow, wrought iron entrance gates & gravel drive to front & side of property providing ample car parking for numerous vehicles. Gardens mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mature shrubs & trees, large paved patio area to side with access from living room plus further gravel area beyond. The gardens of this highly desirable property are a picturesque feature affording absolute privacy & relatively easily maintained


  • Pine doors, skirtings & architraves
  • Oil fired central heating to ground floor & storage heating to first floor
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Picturesque grounds of c.0.75 acre


From Mountain Top, Letterkenny proceed in the direction of Kilmacrennan for approximately 1.5 miles turning right immediately after Kellys Garage/Mini Supermarket (on the left). Proceed for a further c.1 mile passing Carrs Bar on the left, bear right and take the next left after about 100 metres. Continue on this road for 1.5 miles going through a farm and then passing 3 detached two storey houses on the left continue to the crossroads. Turn left then take the 2nd exit on the right and the property will be found on the corner.

The heritage village of Ramelton on the River Lennon is just 5 minutes by car whilst the comprehensive amenities of Letterkenny are c.12 – 14 minutes away.

The name Ramelton derives from the Irish name Ráth Mealtain which means ‘The Fort of Mealtain’. It is a Bord Failte designated Heritage Town on the banks of the River Lennon. The old warehouses at the end of The Mall are amongst the most fascinating buildings in Donegal. They formed the backdrop for the highly acclaimed BBC Television Series ‘The Hanging Gale’.

The town now has its own park and tennis club plus a good range of local shops. The famous ‘Bridge Bar’ is a renowned music venue and has its own restaurant. Easy access is afforded to the coastal areas of Rathmullan, Portsalon and Dunfanaghy (each around 15 minutes distant). Letterkenny, the county’s principal town is just 12 -15 minutes away. Local schools include Drumman N.S., St. Marys N.S., Ayr Hill N.S. and Scoil Naomh Cholmcille.