Property overview

Asking price €59,000
Property type land_sites

Curraghlea, Letterkenny

Asking Price: €59,000

Fine residential site on the town outskirts

Being offered for sale with the benefit of Outline Planning Permission (OPP) this spacious c.0.9 acre residential development plot enjoys good far reaching rural views. The site would prove an ideal location for a family home just outside Letterkenny town centre. Occupancy conditions will apply through the Section 47.

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  • C.0.9 acre
  • Good views
  • Outline planning permission 17/51819
  • Just 3km from Letterkenny town centre
  • Easily accessible


From Letterkenny proceed on the Kilmacrennan road passing the entrance to the Letterkenny University Hospital on your left and continue to the Mountain Top roundabout. Turn left signposted Curraghlea and carry along for around half a mile (passing Pensylvania House) until you come to a laneway on your right hand side just before a small cottage with outbuildings. The site will be found at the top of this lane (a new road required for access).

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.

Curraghlea, Letterkenny