Derryinver, Letterfrack, Co. Galway, H91T3PP
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Derryinver, Letterfrack, Co. Galway, H91T3PP


3 Bed

2 Bath

110 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 110 m²
Welcome to your own piece of heaven.... a charming 1950's cottage on the shores of the Atlantic ocean in the picturesque Derryinver Quay - only minutes walk to Ballinakill Pier & a short drive to the Letterfrack village. The cottage enjoys significant shore frontage & direct private access to the sea with the most glorious views of the 12 Bens, Diamond hill, the surrounding countryside & Atlantic ocean. Directly behind the residence is a small island called Roeillaun or Kane's Island which can be accessed on foot at low tide where mussels are freely available to be picked & enjoyed for lunch! The residence, which extends to 126 m. sq.(to include ground & 1st floor) is sited on a generous 1/2 acre site & comes with its very own pre famine cottage right on site. - this would be a perfect restoration project & would suit a multitude of uses, to include sunroom, sauna etc. The property comprises of kitchen & dining area, bathroom, utility, 3 bedrooms - one with sliding doors to the rear patio & gardens, there is also the option to convert the 1st floor to provide for 2 further bedrooms (S.P.P.). Both rooms at 1st floor come with velux windows looking right onto the sea & panoramic countryside. The heating to the house is with oil fired central heating, there is a back boiler with new stove in the kitchen/ dining/ living area. The property benefits from being on mains water & is with it's own septic tank. Letterfrack is mere minutes away - a thriving village with bars, excellent restaurants, bars, supermarkets etc. Connemara National Park is also located here, with the ever popular Diamond Hill - a must climb! Beautiful walks abound at Derryinver as well as Dowros river which is alive with salmon during the fishing season. For the seafaring adventurers - there is a Scuba dive centre close by & for the equestrian lovers - no less than 3 equestrian centres. The world famous Kylemore Abbey is also in close proximity. There are several beaches in nearby to include Glassilaun Beach, it is also quite close to the picturesque Leenane village, Killary harbour & the fishing village of Cleggan where you can catch a ferry to Inishbofin - enjoy lobster, oysters & other delicious sea food dishes at the many excellent hostelries on Bofin! However, if you own your own boat, Inishbofin is a mere 10 mins away from Ballinakill Pier, The West of Ireland or the "Warm Wild Wonderful West" is famed the world over for its rugged beauty & coastlines, natural stone walls, welcoming nature, incredible scenery - this is more especially true of Derrinver Letterfrack. We recommend early viewing of this piece of paradise & guarantee that you too will be as enthralled as this agent! Accommodation Note: Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only. Property Reference :MBAL780

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Property Features

  • A stunning location with the most awesome views of the Atlantic ocen 12 Bens DIamond Hill etc.
  • Enjoys extensive seashore frontage from entire rear aspect
  • Comes with its own pre famine cottage (derelict) called Quigleys Cottage
  • Minutes from Letterfrack Kylemore Abbey Connemara Park scuba diving centre & equestrian centres
  • Oyster farm close by & also island which can be accessed at low tide to pick your own mussels
  • Inishbofin only 10 minutes boat ride from Ballinakill Pier (minutes walk away)
  • Cottage comes with 2 solid fuel stoves one of which is a back boiler oil fired central heating
  • Residence may benefit from some upgrading
  • Most scenic & Peaceful of locations - part of Wild Atlantic Way
  • This property simply must be viewed to fully appreciate both the location & opportunity

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School Name
School NameTully National SchoolDistance2.4kmPupils26
School NameLetterfrack National SchoolDistance2.5kmPupils98
School NameEagles Nest National SchoolDistance4.2kmPupils30
School Name
School NameLettergesh National SchoolDistance5.2kmPupils28
School NameScoil Náisiúnta Na Naomh UileDistance8.9kmPupils18
School NameScoil Mhuire ClifdenDistance9.4kmPupils250
School NameKingstown National SchoolDistance10.3kmPupils7
School NameCladdaghduff National SchoolDistance11.3kmPupils40
School NameSt Columba's National SchoolDistance13.3kmPupils5
School NameInishbofin National SchoolDistance16.5kmPupils18
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School NameScoil PhobailDistance10.8kmPupils510
School NameSancta Maria CollegeDistance24.3kmPupils542
School NameScoil Phobail Mhic DaraDistance29.4kmPupils116
School Name
School NameColáiste Na BpiarsachDistance31.7kmPupils55
School NameColáiste Naomh FeichínDistance35.3kmPupils65
School NameSacred Heart SchoolDistance39.6kmPupils571
School NameRice CollegeDistance39.8kmPupils529
School NameColáiste Pobail AclaDistance40.4kmPupils225
School NameScoil Chuimsitheach ChiaráinDistance42.5kmPupils428
School NameColáiste MhuireDistance42.6kmPupils95
TypeBusDistance2.7kmStopLetterfrackRoute423DestinationClifdenProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance2.7kmStopLetterfrackRoute423DestinationWestportProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance2.7kmStopLetterfrackRoute923DestinationGalway Coach StnProviderCitylink
TypeBusDistance3.4kmStopMoyardRoute423DestinationClifdenProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance3.4kmStopMoyardRoute423DestinationWestportProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance5.8kmStopKylemore AbbeyRoute423DestinationClifdenProviderBus Éireann
TypeBusDistance5.8kmStopKylemore AbbeyRoute423DestinationWestportProviderBus Éireann


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Energy Performance Indicator: 386.25 kWh/m2/yr





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