Property overview

Property type Residential
Bedrooms 6
BER Rating

McCarron’s Lane, Lisfannon Heights, Buncrana F93 K306

With spectacular far reaching views over Lough Swilly….

Beautifully elevated above the main road from Fahan to Buncrana (R238), rests this extended 60’s style 2 storey home. With expansive lawned gardens extending to c.0.8 acre the property has had an impressive new conservatory added recently but it could benefit from some further modernising internally. The spectacular uninterrupted views of Lough Swilly and the Fanad peninsula to the front provide prospective purchasers with a glorious site on which to develop a very special home. Strongly recommended.

Part glazed brown pvc front door with half glazed side panels to;

Entrance Hall; 3.50m x 1.70m parquet flooring, dado rail, step to;

Bedroom 3; 4.00m x 3.20m double aspect, laminated wooden floor, door to built in wardrobe, separate door to;

En-Suite; 2.50m x 1.20m white 2 piece suite, separate fully tiled shower enclosure with electric Triton T80si shower, tiled splashback to wash basin

Living Room; 8.80m x 3.50m (L shaped to 7.70m x 4.30m) parquet flooring, stone tiled fireplace with open fire & tiled hearth, tv point, spectacular views over Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula, door to;

Conservatory; 5.20m x 4.30m fully glazed with glass roof

Kitchen; 4.70m x 3.90m comprehensively equipped with oak effect wall & base units incorporating glazed display units, electric cooker point, granite work surfaces with undermounted Franke sink, plumbing for dishwasher, semi integrated fridge/freezer, free standing matching island unit, fitted matching dresser, fitted vertical radiator,  recessed lighting, door to;

Rear Porch/Utility Room; Plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, work surfaces, fully glazed white pvc door to outside patio

Hallway; 6.80m x 1.00m carpet flooring, dado rail, built in understair recess, door to hotpress

Bathroom; 3.10m x 3.00m pine flooring, peach 4 piece suite, separate fully tiles shower enclosure with electric shower, tiled splashback to bath

Bedroom 4; 3.60m x 3.50m pine flooring, stunning views of Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula

Bedroom 5; 3.80m x 3.00m pine flooring, fitted wash basin

Bedroom 6; 3.10m x 3.00m carpet flooring, stunning views to front, floor to ceiling built in wardrobes

Stairs to first floor;

Landing; Loft access

Master Bedroom; 3.10m x 3.10m carpet flooring, built in wardrobes with dressing table unit, velux windows, door to;

En-Suite; 2.80m x 2.70m white 3 piece suite incorporating corner Jacuzzi bath, door to shower enclosure with electric Triton T90si shower, door to walk in wardrobe, separate door to 8 person sauna

First Floor Sitting Room; 3.70m x 3.10m carpet flooring, gas fire, stunning views of Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula, velux windows

Bedroom 2; 3.30m x 3.10m carpet flooring, stunning views of Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula, velux windows, tongue & groove pine walls

Outside; Overall grounds of c.0.8 acre, block built entrance pillars with concrete driveway to side of property providing parking for several vehicles, side , front & rear gardens all extensively laid to lawn & enjoying spectacular uninterrupted views of Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula, 2 metre concrete path surrounding property, raised decked area off the conservatory enjoying the spectacular views.


  • c.2100sqft
  • C.0.8 acre gardens
  • Large decked area
  • Conservatory
  • Well water
  • Septic tank
  • Mainly pvc double glazing
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Spectacular views of Lough Swilly & The Fanad Peninsula


From the village of Fahan proceed in the direction of Buncrana turning right at the first bend after the entrance to the beach.  Continue up the hill for approximately 300 metres turning right at a T junction. Continue along this (McCarron’s Lane) for a further 200 metres and the entrance to the property will be found on the right hand side identified by an aluminium cattle gate.  A short distance further along the entrance pillars to the property will be found.

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.