Scribley, Lismonaghan, Letterkenny, F92Y06X (House video)


Detached cottage of immense charm originally dating back c.100 years

Conveniently located with an open front aspect this highly desirable characterful property is on the outskirts of the town. Lovingly restored and stylishly designed by the current owners the property offers a unique opportunity to acquire an individual property of some antiquity in the heart of the country. Accommodation comprises 3 double bedrooms (2 en-suite) and living areas with high ceilings. Must be viewed to be fully appreciated.

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Front door leading to;

Living Area; 4.44m x 3.50m double aspect, high pine tongue & groove ceiling with loft access, recessed halogen spotlights, exposed red brick fireplace with timber mantel & solid fuel wrought iron burner plus red brick hearth, tv point, good quality neutral carpet, glazed double doors to outside, step up & aperture through exposed red brick wall to;

Kitchen/Dining Room; 4.44m x 3.24m high pine tongue & groove ceiling, recessed halogen spotlights, range of antique pine wall & base units, worktop with tiled splashback, Belfast sink with mixer taps over, recess for fridge/freezer, recess for dishwasher, electric cooker point, exposed red brick fireplace with timber mantel & wrought iron solid fuel burner plus back boiler, flagstone floor, aperture to;

Inner Hall Area; 4.80m x 2.00m solid pine floor, half glazed door to;

Utility Room; Range of pine wall & base units, worktop, plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, Belfast sink, quarry tiled floor, half glazed door to outside

Bedroom 3; 3.50m x 3.42m (front) open aspect over fields, cornice to ceiling, solid pine floor, double doors to walk in wardrobe, further double doors to;

En-Suite; Half tiled walls, tiled floor, white 2 piece suite, fully tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, heated towel rail

Bathroom; White 3 piece suite including Jacuzzi bath with mixer taps, recessed halogen spotlights, fully tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, solid pine floor

Pine staircase to first floor;

Landing; Fine open view to front, solid pine floor, roller blind, recessed halogen spotlights, loft access

Master Bedroom; 5.54m x 3.20m (rear) double aspect with fine country views to side, neutral carpet, double doors to hotpress, double doors to walk in wardrobe, double doors to;

En-Suite; Half tiled walls, pine floor, white 2 piece suite, fully tiled shower cubicle with electric shower

Bedroom 2; 3.46m x 2.50m (front) open country views, solid pine floor, roller blind

Outside; Established shrub border to side, concrete walkway surrounding house, tarmacadam drive with parking for 2 – 3 vehicles, drive at side of property leading to concrete hard standing & garage. Rear gardens with established lawned area, retaining wall, timber fencing, established trees & shrubs to side boundary, attractive decked area, timber summer house with tiled roof

Detached Garage; Two sets of sliding up & over doors, side door – suitable for garden machinery, home gym, office, etc.


  • Dating back c.100 years
  • Abundance of character
  • 3 bedrooms/3 bathrooms
  • Oil fired central heating plus back boiler
  • Mahogany double glazed windows
  • Detached garage


Before the old Dunnes Stores cross over the bridge into Old Town, Letterkenny and continue to the former Hideout Bar on the right, bearing left and turning immediately right up the brae. Continue for c. ¾ mile passing The Maples on the left and Hillview on the right. Continue further passing a development of 4 fine detached houses on the left and the property will then be found on the right after a short distance 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.


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.