Property overview

Asking price €230,000
Property type Residential
Bedrooms 4.5
BER Rating

Railway Road, Buncrana

Asking Price: €230,000

Centrally located family home

Easily located on the main arterial route into Buncrana along the R238, rests this established 4/5 bedroom (1 en-suite) family home. Also suitable for commercial purposes i.e. clinic, office etc., the property could benefit from some modernisation internally however it remains fully habitable in its current state. Within walking distance to the town centre an appointment to view is strongly recommended.

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The accommodation is arranged as follows:

Fully glazed hardwood front door with fully glazed side panel to;

Entrance Vestibule; 1.50m x 1.30m tiled floor, step to;

Entrance Hallway; 2.60m x 2.20m pine wooden floor, dado rail, cornice to ceiling, door to;

Office/Study; 2.60m x 1.80m (max) L shaped

Living Room; 6.10m x 3.60m feature stone effect tiles to chimney brace, gas fire on a raised tiled hearth, pine wooden floor, cornice to ceiling, tv point, large front window allowing an abundance of natural light

Kitchen/Dining Room; 7.20m x 3.60m modest range of pine effect wall & base units, stainless steel double drainer sink unit, electric cooker point, work surfaces, cornice to ceiling, door to;

Rear Hallway; 3.60m x 1.00m tiled floor, half glazed dark oak pvc door to outside

Inner Hallway; 3.50m x 1.00m (rear) tiled floor, door & step to;

Former Garage/Storage Room; 9.30m x 2.80m

Shower Room; 2.00m x 1.00m white 2 piece suite, tiled floor, separate fully tiled shower enclosure with manual Aqualisa shower

Utility Room; 2.60m x 2.10m plumbing for washing machine, wiring for tumble dryer, potential access to outside

Carpeted stairs to first floor;

Landing; Pull down Stira stairs to attic, dado rail, door to hotpress

Bedroom 1; 4.10m x 3.50m (front) enjoying glorious views of Lough Swilly, carpet flooring, cornice to ceiling, door to;

En-Suite; White 2 piece suite, separate fully tiled shower enclosure with electric Triton T90si shower, fitted mirror, shaver light & socket

Bedroom 2; 3.50m x 3.30m carpet flooring, cornice to ceiling

Bedroom 3; 3.20m x 3.20m carpet flooring, cornice to ceiling

Bedroom 4; 3.00m x 2.50m pine wooden floor, cornice to ceiling

Bathroom; 3.00m x 2.70m fully tiled walls, carpet flooring, white 4piece suite

Outside; Red brick entrance pillars & wing walls with iron gates, 7ft hedging to front boundary offering complete privacy, front garden extensively laid to lawn with well stocked flower beds, kerbed & tarmac driveway extending to the rear, 7 ft picket fencing to rear boundary, well stocked mature flower beds to rear, enclosure to oil tank


  • Centrally located within walking distance of the town centre
  • Suitable for commercial purposes
  • On the main arterial route into Buncrana
  • Eircode – F93VHX7


Coming into Buncrana from Fahan the property is located opposite the Inishowen Gateway Hotel and clearly identified by our For Sale sign.

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.

Railway Road, Buncrana