Newmills, Letterkenny

Site of 0.702 acres (planning permission formerly approved)


In a peaceful, scenic area of Letterkenny, known locally as Newmills, an elevated site with high quality neighbouring properties. Planning permission expired c.2012 but should not be difficult to obtain again.


Proceed to the bridge at Newmills after Larkins Bar & Restaurant, cross over and turn left. Continue for a short distance past the first two detached houses on the right and the site is then immediately after this identified by our For Sale sign.

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.

Newmills, Letterkenny, Co Donegal