Derelict cottage with outbuildings
Gloriously positioned on an elevated plot enjoying spectacular views over Dunree Bay, this derelict thatched cottage also benefits from several single storey outbuildings. Included in the sale is an additional plot directly across the road which brings the entire plot(s) to c.0.5 acre.
Local Area Guide Video: www.franklins.ie/area-guides/inishowen
- Thatched cottage
- Stunning sea views
- C.o.5 acre plot
Passing The Laurentic Bar continue for approx. 1 mile and turn right opposite a now disused Bar. Continue then for a further ¾ mile and the property will be found on the RHS 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.