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The Rectory, Drumaghy, Ardara, Co. Donegal

5 Bed

2 Bath

223 m²



  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 223 m²
A former Church of Ireland Rectory, privately situated in 3.5 acres of wooded grounds, located just outside Ardara town in Scenic South-West Donegal. Built circa 1880, this detached three-bay, two-storey period home has retained many original features including high ceilings, plaster coving, Bangor blue slate roof with exposed rafter ends, ornate cut-stone chimney stacks etc. To the rear of the house is an enclosed courtyard with a traditional stone-built, slate-roofed outbuilding on one side. Total floor area exceeds 2,400 square feet with internal accommodation comprises three reception rooms, kitchen, utility and WC on the ground floor. There are four bedrooms, study / fifth bedroom and family bathroom on the first floor. Both house and grounds offer great potential for further development. The house has been vacant for a few years and requires some refurbishment at present. Viewing highly recommended. Hallway 9m x 2m Laminate timber floor. Plaster coving around ceiling. Carpeted staircase with ornate spindles and newel posts. WC and WHB set under staircase. Sitting Room 4.5m x 4.2m Bay window overlooking front lawn - additional 1.2m deep. Window on west side. Open fire with marble fireplace. Plaster coving around ceiling. Floor carpeted. Second Sitting Room 4.7m x 4.2m Open fire with tile fireplace. Three large windows - two overlooking side lawns, one overlooking front lawn. Plaster coving around ceiling. Floor carpeted. Study 4.2m x 2.9m Open fire with tiled fireplace. West facing window. Floor carpeted. Kitchen 4m x 4m High and low level oak kitchen units. Floor tiled. Tiled between units. Electric cooker - included. Fridge - included. Dishwasher - included. Stainless steel sink. Utility 4m x 2.5m Linoleum flooring. Stainless steel sink. Two windows. Rear door opening into courtyard. Bedroom One 4.7m x 4.2m Partly vaulted ceiling. Floor carpeted. Window to side. Bedroom Two 4.2m x 4.2m Open fire with tiled fireplace. Floor carpeted. Window overlooking front lawn. Bedroom Three 4.2m x 3.2m Floor carpeted. Window to side. Bedroom Four 4m x 3.9m Floor carpeted. Window to side. Bedroom Five / Study Room 2.4m x 1.8m Floor carpeted. Window. Bathroom 2.7m x 2.5m WHB, bath and shower. Contains hotpress. Floor carpeted. WC 1.3m x 1.2m WC only. Outbuildings Main Building: 10m x 4m Stone-built. Slate-roofed. Lofted. Originally a stable and carriage house. Building Two: 13m x 4m An open-sided shed constructed within courtyard. Features Private, scenic location. 3.5 acres of grounds. Large, period house. Total floor area exceeding 2,400 square feet. PVC-framed double-glazed windows throughout. Oil fired central heating throughout. Extensive public road frontage.

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