Exceptionally well appointed family home – deceptively spacious
Offering c.200 sq metres of accommodation, this appealing split level home was built c.1985. The property has an interesting internal layout with tasteful décor to all rooms. Particularly noteworthy is the large, recently refitted kitchen/dining room which opens on to the rear garden and features a comprehensive range of cream shaker style wall and base units. The 0.5 acre gardens are extremely well landscaped with a high degree of maturity and there is a detached garage to the side of the property.
The accommodation is arranged as follows;
Front door with leaded light glass panels to either side leading to;
Entrance Hall; 5.00m x 2.40m tiled floor, ornate cornice to ceiling, lined curtains to front door, door to;
Office/Storage Room; Fitted shelving, tiled floor
Living Room; 6.04m x 3.64m bay window, ornate cornice to ceiling, roller blinds & lined curtains, tiled fireplace with back boiler, range of fitted cupboards, tv point, door to;
Kitchen/Dining Room; 5.89m x 5.65m (accessed via steps down from hallway) double aspect, ornate cornice to ceiling, recessed halogen spotlights & central light, comprehensive range of newly fitted cream shaker style wall & base units, wood effect worktops with tiled splashback, tiled floor, glazed double doors with high quality roman blinds & fitted curtains leading to outside, provision for the installation of an oil fired/gas range (existing plumbing & flue), telephone point, double electrical sockets thorughout, double doors to;
Working Kitchen; Fully equipped with further range of wall & base units, granite worktop, 4 ring gas hob with extractor canopy over, tiled splashback, Neff electric oven, integrated fridge/freezer, matching floor tiles to those in kitchen, door to;
Utility Room; Further fitted cupboards, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, door to outside
Master Bedroom; 4.00m x 3.65m (rear) double aspect with high quality fitted roman blinds & lined curtains, high quality pure wool neutral fitted carpet, tv point, wall to wall fitted wardrobes with sliding doors, door to;
En-Suite; High quality tiled walls & floor, double width aluminium framed shower cubicle with electric shower, white 2 piece suite with cupboards below wash basin, heated towel rail
Inner Hall Area; (off main hall) tiled floor, double doors to linen press, skylight at roof level providing natural light
Bedroom 2; 3.65m x 3.63m (front) roller blind, neutral carpet, good range of sliderobe wardrobes, recessed halogen spotlights, tv point, door to;
En-Suite; High quality contemporary tiling to walls & floor, double width shower cubicle with electric shower, white 2 piece suite, shaving socket & mirror over wash basin
Bedroom 3; 3.65m x 2.77m built in double wardrobe with mirrored doors, wide plank laminate flooring, roller blind
Bedroom 4; 3.65m x 3.65m fitted neutral carpet, roller blind & good quality fitted curtains, fully fitted hi-gloss tv/games unit with book shelves
Bathroom; High quality tiling to walls & floor, white 3 piece full Jacuzzi suite with spa bath, mirror & shaver light over wash basin, heated towel rail
1st Floor Living Area/Potential 5th Bedroom; 5.64m x 4.29m solid maple floor, doors to loft storage area, recessed halogen spotlights, fitted shelving & cupboards, glazed double doors opening on to small wrought iron terrace overlooking rear garden & rolling countryside beyond
Outside; Front garden with immaculately maintained lawn, front wall, tarmacadam drive to front & side providing car parking areas for numerous vehicles, range of established conifers plus a Lleylandi hedgerow to one boundary, copper beech hedge to opposite boundary, walkway surrounding house. Completely private, south facing rear garden fully enclosed with 6 ft fencing & hedging, crazy paved patio area, beautifully landscaped with mature Lleylandi hedgerow to boundaries, further laurel hedge in semi-circular form surrounding lawned area with crazy paved path beyond providing a circular walk around the garden, pergolas & walkway planted with climbing roses, wisteria & laburnum, kennelling area with heat lamp, lights & further screen enclosure, composting area, mature trees & country views beyond rear boundary & access to fields. Wisteria planted to rear wall of property.
Detached Garage/Storage Shed; Remote controlled electric up & over door to front, domestic door & window to side, door to small area at rear with access to loft area, fully fitted gym to rear, roof space accessible for further storage
- 4 bedrooms (2 en-suite)
- First floor living area
- Newly fitted kitchen/dining area
- Oil fired central heating
- Pvc double glazing
- Mature landscaped gardens
- Tastefully decorated throughout
- Excellent internet connection & speed
From the village of Convoy heading in the direction of Stranorlar, the property is the second on the left after the new GAA Grounds.
Convoy village offers some local shops including a mini supermarket attached to the filling station which is open 7 a.m to 11 p.m., a local pharmacy, doctor’s surgery, a selection of takeaway food outlets and 2 local pubs (one thatched with a restaurant). The nearby Convoy Entreprise Centre has low cost units available for rent offering hi-speed internet access. Excellent local schools include 2 national schools in Convoy village (served by a school bus) and a choice of nearby secondary schools all within a 10k radius – the property has a Bus Eireann stop at the front gate. Several local sports clubs within a few minutes of the property include badminton, GAA (County training pitches), running, boxing, soccer, a flying club and scouts. Shooting, hunting and angling are also available locally as well as the Greenacres Riding School and Livery.
Convoy is a heritage mill town built around the estate of Lord Montgomery. The many local walks include The Steeple Tower in Mullaghagarry Woods (originally built as an astrology tower by a local landlord) is an area of historic attraction less than 2k from the property.
Stranorlar/Ballybofey are accessible in 12 – 14 minutes, home of the Finn Valley Athletic Club. Also within easy commute are Strabane, Derry, Omagh, Donegal Town and Buncrana. Letterkenny, the county`s principal commercial town, is accessible in around 15 minutes with extensive shopping, sporting and recreational amenities. Many world class beaches are also within a 30 minute drive including Marble Hill, Dunfanaghy, Rathmullan, Rossnowlagh and Fahan.