- Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
- Overall Floor Area: 13.68 ac
Residential building plot being sold subject to planning ....
Peacefully situated in the close-knit townland of Drumcavany, Franklins are offering prospective purchasers a 0.5 acre site with the option to acquire additional lands (c.2.622 acres) if they so wish (for an extra consideration). Section 47 restrictions will apply which means the plot is available to locals only who intend building here as a principle family home.
This site is zoned ‘Strong Rural Area' which is defined in the Donegal County Development Plan 2018-2024 as follows;
It is a policy of the Council to consider proposals from prospective applicants in need of
housing within an area defined as Stronger Rural Area, provided they demonstrate that
they can comply with all other relevant policies of this Plan, including RH-P-1 and RH-P2, where the applicant can demonstrate that they comply with one or more of the
? Persons whose primary employment is in a rural-based activity with a demonstrated
genuine need to live in the locality of that employment base, for example, those
working in agriculture, forestry, horticulture etc.;
? Persons with a vital link to the rural area by reason of having lived in this community
for a substantial period of their lives (7 years minimum), or by the existence in the
rural area of long established ties (7 years minimum) with immediate family
members, or by reason of providing care to a person who is an existing resident (7
? Persons who, for exceptional health circumstances, can demonstrate a genuine need
to reside in a particular rural location.
This policy shall not apply where an individual has already had the benefit of a
permission for a dwelling on another site, unless exceptional circumstances can be
demonstrated. An exceptional circumstance would include, but would not be limited to,
situations where the applicant has sold a previously permitted, constructed and occupied
dwelling, to an individual who fulfils the bonafides requirements of that permission. New
holiday home development will not be permitted in these areas.
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 :FRN24075
By placing the Eircode for the house next door into your smartphone Navigation app F92 T6F6 you be directed to the plot – which is the next field after the House it brings you to.Churchill village offers basic shopping facilities. Also close by is the popular Gartan Outdoor Activity Centre, other nearby attractions are the Glebe Gallery and Glenveagh National Park. Letterkenny with its ever increasing range of shopping, sporting and recreational amenities, including a multi-screen cinema, theatre, ten pin bowling alley, and two shopping centres, can be reached in under 15 minutes.There are also 5 local National Schools in the area to choose from:Trentagh National SchoolGartan National SchoolGlenswilly National SchoolRathdonnell National SchoolScoil An Tstratha Mhoir
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