One of the county’s finest coastal properties

Occupying an elevated site of 0.75 acre, a superbly designed and extensively appointed residence of immense appeal with uninterrupted views of Killahoey Beach and beyond to the village of Dunfanaghy. With an exceptional specification this distinguished home will appeal to the most discerning of buyers. A feature particularly of note is the magnificent terrace running the entire width of the property maximising the stunning coastal view. Additionally there is a detached, self-contained guest apartment block/garage.

 

The accommodation is arranged as follows;

Tongue & groove painted timber ‘Rationel’ front door to;

Entrance Vestibule; High quality tiled floor, oak framed glazed double doors to;

Entrance Hall; 7.00m x 2.21m high vaulted ceiling, recessed halogen spotlights, Tuscan stone tiled floor, telephone point, two storage cupboards, door to;

Cloakroom/WC; White 2 piece suite including wash hand basin set into a timber frame with cupboards under, matching floor tiles to those in entrance hall

Living Room; 5.89m x 4.75m magnificent views of Killahoey Beach & beyond to the village of Dunfanaghy, magnificent local stone inglenook fireplace with timber mantel and wrought iron solid fuel burner on a tiled hearth, tv point, telephone point, recessed halogen spotlights, high quality neutral carpet, double doors to outside terrace

Dining Room; 4.67m x 3.66m magnificent views of Killahoey Beach & beyond to the village of Dunfanaghy, local stone fireplace with solid fuel wrought iron burner & tiled hearth, Tuscan stone tiled floor

Sun Room; 5.08m x 4.06m panoramic beach & country views, pine high vaulted ceiling plus exposed oak timber, local stone fireplace with timber mantel & solid fuel wrought iron burner on a tiled hearth, tv point, Tuscan stone tiled floor

Kitchen; 8.74m x 3.28m comprehensive range of bespoke wall & base units, marble work surfaces, Belfast sink with brass mixer taps, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, substantial oil fired Aga with double oven & double hotplates plus ‘Companion’ 4 ring gas hob unit, central food preparation station with marble top, cupboards & wine rack below, Tuscan stone tiled floor, glazed single door & glazed double doors to outside, half glazed door to;

Utility Room; 3.05m x 2.97m matching range of wall & base units to those in kitchen, marble worktops, Belfast sink with mixer taps, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, cupboards housing meters, electricity controls, etc., stone floor tiles, door to outside

Ground Floor Bedroom 4; 4.67m x 4.12m (rear) high quality neutral carpet, telephone point, door to;

En-Suite; Marble vanity unit with cupboards below, wc, mixer taps, heated towel rail, double width shower cubicle with mosaic tiled walls & power shower, shower screen, recessed halogen spotlights, loft access with retractable ladder, Tuscan stone tiled floor

Lower Ground Floor Study/Living Area; 7.54m x 4.93m (accessed from entrance hall) range of oak fitted cupboards, tv point, recessed halogen spotlights, understairs storage cupboard, door to small study, door to;

Cloakroom/WC; White 2 piece suite, tiled floor

Oak staircase to first floor;

Landing; 5.26m x 3.17m oak balustrade overlooking the entrance hall below, recessed halogen spotlights, door to walk in hotpress with extensive range of shelving

Master Bedroom; 5.49m x 3.89m double aspect with magnificent views of Killahoey Beach & Dunfanaghy village beyond, high ceiling with exposed oak rafter, recessed halogen spotlights, tv point, telephone point, door to walk in wardrobe with range of fitted shelving & hanging rails, separate door to;

En-Suite; 4.67m x 2.18m enjoying magnificent beach views, white Jacuzzi 3 piece suite, including roll top & claw feet bath with cross head mixer taps, shower cradle & shower attachment, fully tiled double width shower cubicle with aluminium framed shower doors & power shower, high quality tiled floor, painted tongue & groove timber to half wall height, halogen spotlights to ceiling

Bedroom 2; 4.09m x 3.99m (rear) high ceiling with exposed oak rafter, recessed halogen spotlights, loft access with retractable ladder, door to;

En-Suite; Marble unit incorporating inset wash hand basin with shelving & cupboards below, wc, panel enclosed bath with stylish curved shower screen, shower attachment & Aqualisa power shower, two exposed beams to ceiling, recessed halogen spotlights, heated towel rail, roman blind to window, tiled floor

Bedroom 3; 4.01m x 3.86m (front) magnificent beach & country view, high ceiling with exposed oak rafter, recessed halogen spotlights, door to walk in wardrobe with fitted shelving & hanging rails, door to;

En-Suite; Painted tongue & groove timber panelling to half wall height, white 2 piece suite, mosaic tiled corner shower cubicle with power shower & aluminium curved & sliding shower doors, vanity mirror & shaver socket over wash basin, recessed halogen spotlights, tiled floor

 

Detached Stone Faced Barn – Apartment Block/Double Garage

Sliding tongue & groove timber ‘Rundum Meir’ electric garage doors, central heating boiler, loft storage area, 2nd garage with double tongue & groove timber doors plus domestic door, range of fitted shelving, Belfast sink with mixer taps, door to;

Shower Room/WC; White Twyford 2 piece suite, fully tiled shower cubicle with curved & sliding aluminium shower doors plus Aqualisa thermostatic shower, tiled floor, pine ceiling

External stone steps with wrought iron railing to;

First Floor Apartment:

Entrance Vestibule; High quality tiled floor, door to;

Kitchen/Living Room; 5.33m x 4.14m high vaulted ceiling featuring exposed oak rafters & timbers, cream shaker style wall & base units, work tops with tiled surrounding walls, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, space for dishwasher & washing machine, space for fridge, integrated ‘Bosch’ electric oven with 4 ring gas hob unit & extractor canopy over, solid oak floor, tv point, electric velux window with rain sensor closure

Bedroom; 3.76m x 3.66m high vaulted ceiling featuring exposed oak rafters & timbers, solid oak floor, door to hotpress with shelving

Shower Room/WC; White Twyford 2 piece suite, corner shower cubicle with curved aluminium framed ‘Huppe’ shower doors & power shower, vanity mirror & shaver light over wash hand basin

NB: Boiler & plumbing in garage has been installed in such a way as to facilitate a second apartment to the ground floor garage space if required. Direct pressure plumbing system (i.e. no cold water tank) & stainless steel Tribune hot water tank. The boiler installed is of sufficient power for two apartments.

Outside; Grounds of c.0.75 acre in total with local stone entrance pillars & timber double gates leading to an extensive brick paved courtyard with car parking for several vehicles. The grounds which enjoy uninterrupted views of Killahoey Beach & Dunfanaghy village are mainly laid to lawn with a wide variety of established trees & hedgerow to boundaries. Well stocked flower beds with local stone detail. The current owners have carefully landscaped the grounds to provide gravel footpaths with scenic walks intersecting the mature trees & shrubs. There are two points of access from the main house to the magnificent paved terrace with local stone retaining walls & views beyond to a vista comparable to any in the county.

Detached Shed; Housing heating oil tank, further area for garden machinery

 

House Features

  • Marvin windows
  • Heat recovery system – one for ground floor & one for first floor
  • Underfloor heating (radiators in 3 bedrooms)
  • Burglar alarm including smoke & heat detectors
  • CCTV system with screen & recorder
  • Music system to lounge, kitchen, sun room , bedroom 3 & bathroom 3
  • Veissman oil boiler & computerised controls
  • Legrand digital time switch for outside lights (x 6)
  • Direct pressurised plumbing system
  • 2 x stainless steel Tribune hot water cylinders
  • 3 Charnwood multi fuel stoves – sunroom 8kw, dining room 6kw & lounge 12kw
  • Fired earth Tuscan stone floors to kitchen, sunroom, dining room, hall, lobby & cloakroom
  • Fired earth tiles in all bathrooms (floors & walls)
  • All internal doors panelled French oak
  • Marble tops in bathrooms 1 & 4
  • Patio – Indian natural stone paving
  • Towel radiators to all bathrooms & cloakrooms
  • All rooms (10) have Danfoss digital programmable room thermostats for underfloor heating
  • Connection for generator so house & apartment block can operate during any power cut
  • Italian aluminium radiators with thermostatic valves to landing & bedrooms 2,3 & 4

 

 

Kitchen & Utility Features

  • Marble worktops & central island
  • Siemens built under fridge
  • Liebherr larder fridge
  • Gaggenhau built in dishwasher
  • Waste disposal unit
  • Aga (oil) & Companion (gas hob/electric oven)
  • All units handmade – larder & island unit are Irish oak
  • Marble worktops
  • Built in Liebherr 6 drawer freezer
  • Spaces for washing machine & tumble dryer

 

Bathrooms & En-Suites

  • Daryl shower screens/doors
  • En-suite 1 – walk in shower area with Aqualisa thermostatic shower, preset temperature & body sprays
  • Roll top bath to bedroom 3 en-suite
  • Jacuzzi suites to cloakroom & bedroom 3 en-suite
  • Catalano suites to en-suites for bedrooms 1, 2 & 4

 

Proceeding through the village of Dunfanaghy from the Portnablagh direction bear right at the top of the village towards Horn Head. Continue on this road for approximately 1.5 miles taking a left turn and at this point the property can be seen from the road on the left. Continue on this lane for about 200 metres and turn left. The entrance to the property will be found on the left hand side after a short distance.

Dunfanaghy features a local hotel as well as a number of cafes, restaurants and bars, etc. Killahoey Beach is one of the finest in the county and just outside the village is the challenging 18 hole golf course. Letterkenny, the county`s principal town, is accessible in just over 30 minutes. Killahoey Beach is one of the finest, most extensive beaches in the county and stretches for miles when the tide is out. Donegal Airport at Carrickfin is easily accessible in just over 30 minutes and Letterkenny, the county’s principal town, with its extensive range of shopping, sporting and recreational amenities can be reached in around 40 minutes.

 

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.
Lurgabrack, Horn Head, Dunfanaghy, Co Donegal