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Bogay House, Bogay, Newtown Cunningham, Co. Donegal

7 Bed

2 Bath

7000 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 7000 m²
Bogay House is a magnificent period residence, originally built C.1730 as a country house for the Duke of Abercorn. Privately positioned with an attractive wooded avenue leading up to the front entrance. This twostorey over basement house extends to approximately 7,000 square feet and is centrally positioned on over 18 acres of mature wooded grounds and parkland. Retaining many original features, the ground floor and first floor were used as a spacious family home until recently, with a full range of rooms in both the basement and attic areas requiring some refurbishment. A stunning sandstone circular staircase connects all four floors and is just one of the many original features contained throughout this listed historic house. Offered for sale furnished, with numerous pieces of antique furniture, this property would work as a fabulous spacious family home. as well as having great commercial potential. Viewing by appointment only. Entrance Hallway - 2.8m x 208m - Double timber door. Two wide timber shutters. Three steps up to main hallway entrance. Main Hallway - 6.0m x 3.9m - Double glass panel entrance doors. Open fire with oak surround fireplace. Window overlooking front entrance (with wooden shutters). Five six-panel doors (6ft 8inches high) with matching wall panelling opening off hallway. Plaster cornicing. Sitting Room - 7.9m x 6.1m - Large open fireplace with hardwood fireplace. Three south-facing windows (with wooden shutters). Ornate plaster cornicing. Built-in seats at all windows. Ten-stem hanging centre light. Dining Room - 5.9m x 4.9m - Open fire with brick fireplace. Two south-facing windows. Plaster cornicing. Hanging five-stem centre light. Kitchen - 6.0m x 5.3m - High and low-level kitchen units. Electric cooker. Dishwasher. Washing machine. Tumbledryer. Fridge-freezer. Stainless steel sink. Two windows (with timber shutters). Door to hallway and side door to exterior. Shower room - 3.4m x 2.6m - Wash-hand basin, WC & wet room shower unit. Non-slip floor covering. Wall tiled to 7ft high. Staircase - Features circular stairs - sandstone stairs with timber spindles and handrail. Bedroom One - 6.3m x 5.5m - Two South-facing windows (with timber shutters). One east-facing window (with timber shutters). Open fire with timber fireplace and brick insert. Ornate cornicing. Bedroom Two - 6.4m x 5.9m - Two south-facing windows. Open fire with timber fireplace. Ornate cornicing. Bedroom Three - 5.7m x 4.5m - Two windows overlooking entrance (with timber shutters). Open fire with timber fireplace. Plaster cornicing. Bedroom Four - 4.5m x 4.2m - Two windows (with wooden shutters). Plaster cornicing. Dressing Room - 3.6m x 2.2m - Open fire with timber surround. Window (with timber shutters). Wash-hand basin fitted. Bathroom - 6.4m x 3.9m Bedroom Five - 8.2m x 6.3m - Two dormer windows. Open fire with cast iron fireplace. Floor carpeted. Bedroom Six - 6.3m x 5.5m - Dormer window. Open fire. Timber Door. Timber Floor Bedroom Seven - 6.6m x 5.8m - Open fire with cast iron fireplace. Dormer window. Floor carpeted. Storage Room One - 4.6m x 2.7m - Floor carpeted. Velux window. Storage Room Two - 4.5m x 4.2m - Floor carpeted. Attic access. Library / Study - 6.2m x 2.3m - Located at mid-floor level between first floor and basement. Two small east-facing windows. Selection of open bookcases. Floor carpeted. Basement Hallway - 10.0m x 2.0m - Ornate multi-arch brick-built ceiling. Flagstone floor. Downstairs Kitchen - 6.5m x 5.4m - Flagstone floor. Two windows. Open fire with numerous hooks in ceiling for hanging meat, game, etc. Prayer Room - 9.0m x 5.4m - Three front windows. Carpeted floor. Six ceiling lights. Two wall lights. Wine cellar - 4.4m x 4.5m & 3.0m x 2.0m - Ornate multi-arch brick-built ceiling. Flagstone floor. Skeleton of arched brick-built wine storage units WC 5.2m X 2.0m - WC. Wash-hand basin. Various Store Rooms - (1). 7.9m x 3.9m. (2). 3.9m x 2.3m. (3). 4.4m x 2.6m. Shed One - 13m x 8.5m - High level garage door. Insulated roof. Six windows. Numerous lights and plugs. Concrete floor. Approximately half floor area lofted. Loft - 8.5m x 5m Timber floor. Four windows. Shed Two - 7.8m x 7.2m - Concrete floor. Vehicle servicing pit. Lofted open plan first floor. Insulated roof and two windows. Shed Three - 7.2m x 3.5m Shed Four - 7m x 5m Conveniently located (7km from Derry / Londonderry; 18km from City of Derry Airport and 4km from Newtowncunningham) ***Given that this is a period residence, it is exempt from needing a BER rating.
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Property Features

  • Private Period residence with in excess of 18 acres of private grounds.
  • Ornate sandstone circular staircase
  • 12ft ceiling height throughout entire ground floor
  • 10ft ceiling height throughout entire first floor
  • Original windows with timber shutters
  • Ornate plaster cornicing in numerous rooms
  • Offered for sale furnished with period furniture
  • Water supply from private well on grounds
  • Range of good quality sheds / garages
  • Ornate brick-built arched ceilings and flagstone floors in various basement rooms

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