Bridge Cottage, Bruckless, Donegal €250,000

4 Bed Cottage 970 ft² / 90.12 m² For Sale E1


Offered to the market for the first time in nearly 30 years, this property represents an exceptionally rare opportunity to acquire a characterful home in a seldom found waterfront position. Bridge Cottage comprises of a former railway workers cottage of traditional stone construction together with a block built extension to the rear, located in a very peaceful, tucked-away position enjoying a magnificent panorama across Bruckless Bay and out to sea.

Set on a truly stunning, mature site spanning circa 0.66 acres, the gardens wrap around the property and are subdivided by the old Killybegs to Donegal Town railway line. In addition, the gardens extend to a triple-arched, Victorian-era bridge that provides direct access by foot only into Bruckless House, an attractive 18th-century period home set on 18 acres of mature gardens.

The welcoming and cosy accommodation extends to a sizable 970 sq.ft and consists of two reception rooms, a kitchen come diner together with four bedrooms. This property would make an excellent waterside home, or a rural retreat, bolt-hole or holiday/second home in a picturesque and truly idyllic setting.

BER Details

BER: E1 BER No.113840623 Energy Performance Indicator:338.39 kWh/m²/yr


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Viewing Details

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