The Rock, Glen Road, Glenties, Co. Donegal
- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
This is a stunning, two-storey period residence built c.1900 which had been occupied as the Glenties Parish Parochial House until recently. Situated in Glen Road, Glenties, a warm and friendly town in South-West Donegal. Located close to many amenities including numerous stunning Blue Flag beaches, an 18-hole golf course, Sliabh Liag seacliffs, and is a short distance from the popular Wild Atlantic Way route. A substantial and symmetrical building, the property features many original architectural designs including overhanging eaves with corbelled brackets, block plaster quoins, numerous leaded stained glass panels and windows plus an extensive range of ornate ceiling cornices internally. The property also contains three reception rooms, two kitchens and five spacious bedrooms. Measuring 4000 square feet and located just off Glenties Main Street on a site measuring 0.46 acres, purchasers are given a rare opportunity to turn this property into an impressive family home or for use as a commercial venture - perhaps as a high quality guest house or restaurant. Offered for sale at a very appealing guide price with viewing strongly recommended. Reception Hall 2.75m x 2.6m Heritage tiled floor. West facing window. South facing front door. Plaster ceiling coving. Storage heater. Main Hallway 7.2m x 2.4m (+ 5.8m x 2.3m) Ornate plaster ceiling coving. Six stained glass panels (reception door and five side panels). Return staircase, carpeted with mahogany hand rail and newel posts. Ornate leaded stained glass window on staircase return. WC off hallway. Main Reception Room 7.2m x 5m Timber floor. Dual aspect windows - timber panelled internally. Open fire with oak fireplace surround and cast-iron insert. Ornate plaster ceiling coving. Two ornate plaster ceiling roses. Two doors off hallway. Picture rail. Alcove with plaster features on one wall. Second Reception Room 5m x 4.7m Dual aspect windows. Panelled timber surround enclosing each window. Open fireplace with ornate timber fireplace surround. Timber floor. Ornate plaster ceiling coving. Ornate plaster ceiling rose. Study 3.9m x 3.3m Open fire with cast-iron fireplace. Timber floor. Window. Main Kitchen 6m x 5.2m Patterned terracotta tiled floor. Stanley oil fired range. Two windows overlooking the enclosed rear yard. Kitchen Two 3.7m x 2.5m High and low level solid wood kitchen units. Stainless steel sink. Linoleum flooring. Window. Pantry 3.6m x 2.5m Terracotta tiled floor. Open shelved storage areas. Window. Utility 4.2m x 3.3m Terracotta tiled floor. Old style sink. Window. Doorway leading to enclosed rear yard. Rear Hallway 4.2m x 1.8m External side door. Terracotta tiled floor. Staircase to rear bedroom. Rear Bedroom 3.4m x 3.3m Open fire with cast-iron fireplace. Wash hand basin. Window. Landing 10m x 2.3m Ornate plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Stained glass window. Bedroom Two 5m x 4.8m Open fireplace with timber surround and cast-iron fireplace. Dual aspect windows with panelled timber surround. Plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Wash-hand basin fitted. Floor carpeted. Bedroom Three 5m x 4.8m Open fire with timber surround and cast-iron fireplace. Dual aspect window with panelled timber surround. Plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Wash-hand basin. Built-in wardrobe. Floor carpeted. Bedroom Four 5.4m x 5.4m Open fire with ornate slate fireplace. Dual aspect windows with panelled timber surround. Plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Floor carpeted. Bedroom Five 5.4m x 4m Open fire with ornate slate surround and cast-iron insert. Window with panelled timber surround. Plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Wash-hand basin. Prayer Room 3.6m x 2.3m Floor carpeted. Plaster ceiling coving. Plaster ceiling rose. Ornate leaded stained glass window. Altar excluded from sale. Bathroom 3.7m x 2.2m WC, WHB, bath and shower. Linoleum flooring. Pine tongue and groove ceiling. Features: Stone-built, detached period house (built circa 1900). Former parochial house in an edge of town location. Total floor area of 4000 square feet. Offers residential or commercial opportunities. Many original ornate plaster features both internally and externally. High ceilings throughout; 11ft approx. ground floor and 10ft approx. first floor. Numerous original, leaded stained glass windows/panels. Three reception rooms, two kitchens and five spacious bedrooms. Oil fired centrally heated. A well maintained property, in good repair. Appealing guide price.
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