Property overview

Asking price €69,000
Property type land_sites

Linsfort, Buncrana

Asking Price: €69,000


Superb coastal site with full planning permission

A stunning coastal site enjoying spectacular views over Lough Swilly and the Fanad Peninsula. Measuring 0.65 acre, planning permission has been approved for a modern bungalow with detached garage. Strongly recommended.

Local Area Guide Video:


  • Stunning coastal site
  • C.0.65 acre
  • Section 47 restrictions apply
  • Full planning permission
  • Planning Reference No: 10/70173
  • Planning valid until August 2020
  • Development charges €4,162


From Buncrana proceed in the direction of Cockhill Chapel and turn left up Clonbeg. Proceed for c. 2 miles and turn left at the fingerpost. Continue for a further ½ mile and turn left again at the first crossroads (by the old Post Office). Follow this road straight down for c. 400 metres and the site will be found on the right hand side identified by our For Sale sign (just in front of a modern split level bungalow).

Buncrana, the largest town in the Inishowen Peninsula, is positioned on the shores of Lough Swilly, Buncrana just 14 miles from Derry City and 27 miles north of Letterkenny. With a population of some 7000, the town has much to offer in terms of shopping, sporting and recreational amenities:-

Churches: Christchurch, St. Mary’s Oratory, St. Mary’s Church Cockhill, Star of the Sea Desertegney

Schools: St Oran’s N.S., St. Mura’s N.S., Scoil Iosagain, St. Joseph’s N.S., Gaelscoil Bhun Chrannacha, Crana College and Scoil Mhuire

Shopping: In addition to Buncrana’s long Main Street the town has also been boosted in 2007 with the creation of Ardravan Square which, like the Main Street, offers a variety of independent shop traders plus Supervalu, Aldi & Lidl providing the local residents with a good selection of local, national and international produce.

Restaurants/Bars/Hotels:  Buncrana has three hotels, The Inishowen Gateway Hotel, Lake of Shadows and The Harbour Inn, as well as a wide variety of bars and restaurants both on the Main Street and within a 2 mile radius – notably The Drift Inn Bar & Restaurant, The Beach House Restaurant, The Ubiquitous Chip Restaurant and O’Flaherty’s Bar

Beaches: Being positioned on the shores of Lough Swilly, Buncrana is blessed with some beautiful long sandy beaches namely – Lisfannon, The Shorefront, Porthaw and Stragill.

Sports: Buncrana has several local, well run sports clubs offering soccer, GAA, boxing and golf.

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.

Linsfort, Buncrana