Glenview House, Glentown, St. Johnston

Sterling equivalent c. £480,000

New Georgian style country house of c.6500 sq ft

A magnificent sumptuously appointed and elegant country house with c.1.5 acres. Tastefully designed throughout and constructed to exacting standards, this highly desirable property features exceptionally large reception rooms and bedrooms (most en-suite). Period style country living with all modern amenities.

The accommodation is arranged as follows:

Stone front steps to front door with Georgian fanlight over & glass panels to side leading to;

Entrance Hall; 23’6 x 14’8 ornate cornice to ceiling, dado rail, high quality large porcelain floor tiles with Celtic decorative feature, alarm control pad, door to;

Drawing Room; 22’0 x 17’7 cornice to ceiling, far reaching county view, marble & wrought iron fireplace with black tiled hearth, TV point, high quality fully lined curtains, wool carpet

Living Room; 22’0 x 17’7 ornate cornice to ceiling, black marble & wrought iron fireplace with black tiled hearth, solid mahogany floor, stunning far reaching country views, glazed double doors to;

Formal Dining Room; 16’6 x 14’0 ornate cornice to ceiling, solid mahogany floor, glazed double doors to;

Conservatory; 21’8 x 16’0 magnificent period style with high vaulted glazed ceiling & 8 sets of double doors leading to outside, large square porcelain floor tiles

Kitchen/Family Room; Overall dimensions 33’2 x 16’8 ornate cornice to ceiling, comprehensive range of cream shaker style wall & base units with marble worktops & splashback, ‘Rangemaster’ range with double oven & 6 ring gas hob unit with extractor canopy over, ‘Whirlpool’ American Style fridge/freezer, integrated ‘Whirlpool’ microwave, dishwasher, Belfast sink with brass crosshead taps over, central food preparation station with drawers & cupboards below, recessed halogen spotlights, porcelain tiled floor, stone fireplace to opposite end of kitchen with generous area for seating & TV point, door to;

Rear Lobby; Half glazed door to outside, 2nd alarm control pad, door to;

Utility Room; Comprehensive range of wall & base units, work surface with stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer

Cloakroom/WC; Contemporary white 2 piece suite, matching porcelain floor tiles to those in kitchen

Central marble & wrought iron staircase to 1st floor;

Landing; 25’6 x 15’0 cornice to ceiling, dado rail with panels below, glazed double doors to terrace with wrought iron railings & magnificent far reaching county views, door to walk in hotpress, door to;

Master Bedroom; 22’0 x 20’0 ornate cornice to ceiling, commanding country views, telephone point, door to;

Walk in Wardrobe; 15’0 x 11’0 window overlooking rear garden & beyond, door to;

En-Suite; 15’4 x 10’8 marble effect wall & floor tiles, steps up to sunken double Jacuzzi bath with mixer taps & shower attachment, WC, separate contemporary double width shower cubicle with glazed shower screens, controls & large shower head

Bedroom 2; 14’8 x 13’4 ornate cornice to ceiling, commanding country views, door to walk in wardrobe, door to;

En-Suite; White 2 piece suite, contemporary wash hand basin on mahogany unit with towel space below, shaver light, corner shower cubicle with contemporary shower head

Bedroom 3; 22’0 x 13’4 (rear) door to;

En-Suite; White 2 piece suite, vanity mirror, large ivory floor tiled, fully tiled shower cubicle with large stainless steel shower head

Family Bathroom; 15’0 x 9’1 high quality black & white tiled walls & floor, period style 4 piece suite including roll top & claw feet bath with crosshead taps, shower attachment & mixer taps, bidet, wash hand basin, WC, recessed halogen spotlights

Mahogany & wrought iron staircase to 2nd floor;

Landing; Door to;

Bedroom 4; 22’2 x 18’2 loft access, double doors to walk in wardrobe, separate door to;

En-Suite; Mainly tiled walls & tiled floor, white 2 piece suite, corner shower cubicle with large contemporary shower head, velux skylight window

Bedroom 5; 22’1 x 20’4 (front) country views, double doors to large walk in wardrobe, door to;

En-Suite; Mainly tiled walls & tiled floor, white 2 piece suite, corner shower cubicle with large contemporary shower head, velux skylight window

Outside; Grounds of c.1.5 acres in total the house being approached via a long, tree lined gravel drive with kerbstones, entrance pillars with lantern style external lights & electronically controlled wrought iron gates, extensive car parking area to front, side & rear of property, grounds mainly laid to lawn, retaining wall to rear of house further lantern style external lights, steps to further lawned area NB: The hardcore drive leading to the entrance to Glenview House is due to be resurfaced and this will be completed by the owner prior to the sale of the property.

Detached Double Garage Block; 2 sets of electronically operated doors, domestic side door, 1st floor area converted for storage space

  •  independent thermostatic controls to each room
  • beam vacuum system
  • 12” skirting throughout
  • mahogany 6 panel doors throughout with white skirting & architraves
  • bison concrete slabs to 1st floor
  • pressurised water system
  • air to hotwater underfloor heating system
  • PVC double glazing throughout

Proceeding to the village of St. Johnston from the Derry road, continue to the top of the village, proceed for approximately 2 miles to a crossroads then turn right. Continue on this road for 400 – 500 metres taking a right turn into a hardcore lane and the property will then be found beyond the wrought iron gates.

St. Johnston village offers limited local facilities but the comprehensive amenities of the City of Derry are close at hand and in the opposite direction extensive facilities of Letterkenny are just over 20 minutes away. Churches of all denominations are well served locally and local schools include Castletown NS., St. Colmcilles NS, Lifford and St. Columbas College, Stranorlar.

Glenview House, Glentown, St. Johnston, Donegal, Ireland