Imposing substantial residence on an elevated site with fine lough & country views

Occupying a fine elevated site of c.0.75 acre this distinguished detached residence extends to c.400 sq metres on ground, first and second floors. The accommodation is particularly well balanced with generous living accommodation to the ground floor and 6 bedrooms (2 en-suite) to the upper floors. The property was recently extensively repainted internally and is therefore offered for sale in excellent decorative order. The gardens which surround the property are extremely well maintained and there is a detached double garage to the rear.


The accommodation is arranged as follows;

Front door with leaded light glass panels to side leading to;

Entrance Vestibule; Tiled floor, further half glazed door leading to;

Entrance Hall; 5.27m x 3.00m solid maple floor, understairs recess, dado rail, half glazed door to;

Family Room; 5.67m x 4.07m cornice to ceiling, magnificent panoramic view of surrounding countryside & Lough Swilly, wrought iron fireplace with black slate tiled hearth, maple floor, bay window with recessed halogen spotlights, door to;

Conservatory; 3.90m x 3.50m triple aspect with magnificent lough & country view, tongue & groove pine ceiling with recessed halogen spotlights, tiled floor, glazed double doors to rear garden

Living Room; 5.81m x 4.06m (front) fine lough & country view, bay window with recessed halogen spotlights, maple floor, period style mahogany & wrought iron fireplace with solid fuel burner & black slate, tiled hearth, ¾ glazed double doors to;

Dining Room; 5.08m x 2.90m cornice to ceiling, maple floor, bay window with tongue & groove pine ceiling & recessed halogen spotlights, aperture to;

Kitchen; 4.00m x 4.00m good range of cream wall & base units, granite worktop with stainless steel sink unit, integrated electric double oven & Siemens microwave, integrated dishwasher, 4 ring ceramic hob with extractor canopy over, integrated fridge/freezer, recessed halogen spotlights to ceiling, tiled floor, door to;

Office; 4.05m x 3.00m (rear) view over rear garden & countryside beyond, cornice to ceiling, maple floor

Utility Room; Matching wall & base units to those in kitchen, granite worktop with stainless steel sink unit, Zanussi washing machine, Hoover tumble dryer, tiled floor, recessed halogen spotlights, alarm sensor pad, half glazed door to outside, door to;

Cloakroom/WC; White 2 piece suite, splashback to wash basin & cupboards below, half tiled walls, tiled floor

2nd Office/Storage Room; 4.07m x 2.00m maple floor

Staircase to first floor;

Landing; 7.30m x 3.12m large window to front enjoying the most magnificent panoramic view of Lough Swilly & the countryside beyond, double doors to hotpress

Bedroom 1; 5.20m x 4.14m (front) 180° country & lough view, cornice to ceiling, bay window, pine floor, tv point, telephone point, walk in wardrobe, door to;

En-Suite; Half tiled walls, tiled floor, white  2 piece suite, cupboards below wash basin & mirror over, enclosed shower cubicle with electric shower

Bedroom 2; 5.10m x 4.22m (front) panoramic lough & country view, pine floor, cornice to ceiling, double doors to built in wardrobe, door to;

En-Suite; Half tiled walls, tiled floor, white  2 piece suite, cupboards below wash basin & mirror over, enclosed shower cubicle with electric shower

Bedroom 3; 4.15m x 3.80m (rear) fine view over rear garden & countryside beyond, cornice to ceiling, pine floor, double doors to built in wardrobe with radiator

Bedroom 4; 4.21m x 4.07m (rear) fine view over rear garden & countryside beyond, cornice to ceiling, pine floor, double doors to built in wardrobe

Bathroom; Good quality half tiled walls, tiled floor, white 4 piece suite including twin wash basins with brass mixer taps & large corner bath, corner shower cubicle with curved & sliding shower doors & Triton electric shower, double mirrors over wash basins & cupboards below

Staircase to second floor;

Landing; Large velux skylight affording a high degree of natural light, door to;

Bedroom 5; 5.02m x 4.81m pine floor, large velux skylight

Bedroom 6; 4.80m x 4.23m pine floor, large velux skylight, door to loft storage area

Outside; Gardens of c.0.75 acre in total. Front: Well-maintained lawns to either side of the kerbed & gravel drive, front retaining wall with pillars & wrought iron railing above, wrought iron entry gates, established escalonia hedgerow to side boundaries, magnificent lough view, gravel parking to front & side sufficient for numerous vehicles, concrete walkway surrounding house. Rear: Substantial concrete hardstanding with car parking for numerous cars, steps to raised lawned area, further escalonia hedgerow to side & rear boundaries.

Detached Double Garage; 2 sets of up & over doors, side door & window – houses central heating boiler


  • Distinguished detached residence
  • 6 bedrooms (2 en-suite)
  • C.0.75 acre site
  • C.400 sq metres of well-balanced accommodation
  • Recently redecorated
  • Magnificent views over Lough Swilly
  • Detached double garage
  • Well maintained gardens
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Pvc double glazing


Proceeding on the Letterkenny Road in the direction of Ramelton turn left after the Silver Tassie (after about 400 metres). Continue on this road and the property will be found on the right after a further 300 metres identified by our For Sale sign.

The heritage village of Ramelton (on the River Lennon) is a few minutes’ drive with many first class amenities, schools and churches. Letterkenny takes its name from the Irish Leitir Ceanainn meaning ‘Hillside of the O’Cannons’ – the O’Cannons being the last of the ancient chieftains of Tir Conaill. Letterkenny is the county’s principal town providing the necessary commercial, retail, social and economic facilities.

There is a large 8 screen cinema complex in the town plus the popular An Grianan Theatre. Behind the latter is the Letterkenny Regional Cultural Centre. The Letterkenny Shopping Centre is the largest centre in the county with leading multiple and individual retailers.

The main schools are Educate Together N.S., Scoil Mhuire Ghan Smal N.S., Ballyraine N.S., Woodlands N.S., Glenswilly N.S., Scoil Colmcille N.S., St. Eunans College, Loreto Convent, The Vocational School, Coláuste Ailigh and the Letterkenny Institute of Technology.