Dooey, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal, F94K4DX
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Dooey, Glencolmcille, Co. Donegal, F94K4DX


3 Bed

1 Bath



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
DNG Dorrian are delighted to present to the open market, this traditional-style holiday home comprising of three bedrooms centred around primarily open-plan living space. The property boasts a highly scenic and picturesque location, providing awe-inspiring panoramic vistas over Cashel Beach, Donegal Bay, and the majestic Glen head peninsula. Positioned on a stunning elevated site, the property offers ample opportunities for extending the living space, subject to the necessary planning approval, to fully capitalize on the breathtaking views. The property enjoys a convenient, yet easily accessible setting located on the outskirts of Glencolmcille Village, with direct frontage onto a minor cul-de-sac road, offering peace and tranquillity with minimal passing traffic. Originally constructed in the early 1970's to mimic a traditional stone cottage in keeping with similar houses in the surrounding area, it has been in the careful ownership of the current owners since 1983. During this time, the property has been preserved to retain its original character and charm but in now in need of modernisation and offers an excellent opportunity to create a bespoke living space tailored to the new owner's specific requirements. The accommodation comprises an open-plan kitchen come diner / living room with a large picture-box window facing towards the beach, together with three compact bedrooms serviced by a communal shower room. Whilst offering all the charms of rural living, this property is located on the outskirts of Glencolmcille - a community-focused village steeped in history and renowned for being the parish of Father James McDyer. The surrounding area is famous for its breathtaking scenery, boasting sandy beaches and rugged coastal features. The majestic Slieve League is a highly sought-after tourist destination located approximately 15 kilometres away, attracting visitors from all corners of the globe. In addition to the stunning natural surroundings, the village is also home to the Glencolmcille Folk Village - one of Ireland's most exceptional living-history museums. Situated on the Atlantic coast, the museum comprises several small cottages located within the Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking area), constructed and maintained by the local people. Each cottage is an exact replica of those used by local people throughout the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, and features period furniture, offering visitors an immersive and authentic experience of Irish village life through the ages. Storm Porch 1.8m x 1.2m. with ceramic tiled floor, vaulted ceiling, centre light, uPVC front door. Kitchen / diner / living room 7.3m x 6.4m. at widest point - "L-shaped layout" featuring a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, pitch pine timber floor throughout, kitchen with built-in base units with L-shaped countertop, casual dining area featuring a large picture box window overlooking the beach. Living Room    measurement included above - built-in cast iron solid fuel stove, cottage style fireplace, centre light, built-in bookshelves. Bedroom 1 3.1m x 2.4m. with carpet floor covering, built-in wardrobe, window facing towards bay and beach, frosted glass centre light. Bedroom 2 3.2m x 2.4m. at widest point - lino floor covering, centre light, built-in store, centre light. Bedroom 3 2.8m x 2.7m. with carpet floor covering, centre light. Shower Room 2.4m x 1.4m. with sanitary ware in white comprising of standard single flush w.c, wash hand basin with mirror over, fully tiled rectangular shower cubicle with fitted Trition T90si electric shower, fully tiled, centre light.

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