Alder Cottage, Derrora,, Churchill, Donegal F92NP97€169,000

2 Bed Detached House 60 m² / 646 ft² For Sale G


Alder cottage has been lovingly restored to capture the charm of living in bygone days where tradition has been carefully balanced with modern living convenience. Set amid the gentle rolling hills on a private site circa 0.5 Acres near the village of Churchill, and ideally located close to from Gartan Lake, Glenveagh National Park and 10km from Letterkenny Town.

The property is a Failte Ireland registered four star self catering holiday home and has had a successful return since 2004. Making it a keen lucrative investment opportunity.

Alder cottage has a log burning stove in the vaulted main living area, two en -suite bedrooms and a wood decked outdoor area with access from one of the bedrooms via french doors and a separate utility/laundry room, providing the homely atmosphere of a traditional Irish cottage in "The Hills of Donegal".


Restored Traditional Irish Cottage, approx 150 years old.
Private enclosed site circa 0.5 Acres.
Excellent potential for rental income for short term letting/ air bnb.
Located only 10km from Letterkenny.
Views of the rolling countryside.
Charming, yet functional interior.
Traditional style sash windows and wooden half door.
Wooden decking area to front.
Within close proximity to Glenveagh Castle and National Park, Gartan Lake and Outdoor Adventure Centre, Glebe Gallery, Errigal Mountain, Dunlewey/The Poisoned Glen, and the Derryveagh Mountains.
Ideal Holiday Let.

BER Details



Open Plan Kitchen/ Living Room: 4.38m x 5.09m
Traditional wooden half door entrance. Slate tiling to the floor. Large solid fuel stove with original raised hearth. Belfast sink with brass kitchen tap. Oven with overhead extractor fan. Dishwasher. Low level kitchen units. TV Point. Sash windows. Vaulted panel ceiling with recessed spot lighting. Radiator. Smoke alarm.

Bedroom 1: 2.94m x 3.67m
Laminate flooring. Radiator. Built in wardrobe. Attic access. Double doors to decking area to front. TV Point. Radiator.
Ensuite: 0.9m x 2.96m
Tiled flooring. White hb, wc and shower with tiled surround.

Bedroom 2: 3.58m x 4.35m
Laminate flooring. TV Point. Radiator. Vaulted panel ceiling with recessed spot lighting.
Ensuite: 2.28m x 2.1m
Fully tiled walls and flooring. Bath with overhead electric shower. WC, WHB.

Utility: 2.32m x 2.46m
Plumbed for washing machine and dryer. Belfast sink. Smoke alarm. Attic access. Lino flooring.