Carn, Ardara, Donegal F94D6D6Sale Agreed

2 Bed 985 ft² / 91.51 m² Sale Agreed E1


DNG Dorrian are delighted to be marketing, this beautifully presented and instantly appealing two-bedroom detached cottage-style residence, presented in excellent decorative order throughout.

This impressive holiday home stands on a beautifully maintained and extensively landscaped, south-facing site set in a highly desire scenic setting on the outskirts of Ardara Village. Occupying one of Donegal’s finest coastal locations positioned on the periphery of the Sheskinmore Nature Reserve designated as a Special Area of Conservation (SAC). The property commands partial views in a southerly direction towards Loughros Bay and Slievetooey Mountain range (containing the Assaranca Waterfall and Maghera Caves & Beach). Of particular appeal, is the ease of access to Carn Strand forming part of the breathtaking Maghera beach that is positioned just under a 5-minute walk from the property and voted no 13 in the top 50 beaches in Ireland and N. Ireland. This property would make an excellent rural retreat, bolt-hole or holiday home in a picturesque and truly idyllic setting.

(Sits on the neck of three peninsulas on the stunning southwest coast and offers visitors a unique slice of history, scintillating views and an enviable choice of quiet beaches to discover and explore).

Ardara is a well-known weaving centre and you can see these talented craftspeople at work at one of the several long-established family-run businesses still operating in the area. Nearby is the stunning Narin & Portnoo links golf course with breathtaking views of Gweebarra Bay. For those who don’t fancy braving the challenge that the links provide there is fun for all the family at the local pitch and putt course.

Numerous lakes, rivers and the great Atlantic offer up plenty of fishing opportunities. And you are spoiled for choice with horse riding, cycling and water-based activities including surfing, windsurfing and sea kayaking.


• Instantly appealing, two bedroom detached residence extending to circa 895 square feet.
• Beautifully appointed, landscaped site offering a high degree of privacy along a quite country road with virtually no passing traffic whatsoever.
• Convenient location just under 4 km from Ardara Village, and within an easy commute to Killybegs and Portnoo.
• Partial views towards Loughros Bay and Slievetooey Mountain range.
• Oil & solid fuel central heating.
• Brown uPVC double glazed windows and door.
• Offered for sale fully furnished to include a selection of bespoke handmade furniture crafted by the owner.
• Two generously proportioned bedrooms serviced by a family bathroom.
• Set within a 5-minute walk to Carn Strand / Beach.
• Two large reception rooms.
• Gravel driveway with ample parking.
• Sun room with triple aspect overlooking garden.
• Private rear garden incorporating a large raised paved patio offering scope to extend the existing accommodation.
• Attached workshop / shed to rear that could be converted into an additional bedroom, if required.
• Solid fuel stove in kitchen / living room.
• Viewing by prior arrangement with DNG Dorrian on 074 97 31291.

BER Details

BER: E1 BER No.114379522


Sun Room: 14’0” x 8’10” - with triple aspect glazing, ceramic tiled floor, pitch pine tongue and groove panelling to ceiling, inset ceiling lights, brown uPVC front door.

Entrance Hall: 9’5” x 6’0” (at widest point) - with ceramic tiled floor, built-in floor-to-ceiling storage closet, pitch pine tongue and groove panelling to ceiling, centre light, fitted hotpress with factory insulated cylinder tank.

Kitchen / Dining room: 18’7 x 13’3” - with textured wall and bases with tiled countertops, built-in Hotpoint electric oven with (4) x ring gas hotplate and wooden extractor canopy over, under counter slot-in fridge / freezer, stainless steel sink with swan neck centre tap and single drainer, strip lighting under cabinets, (2) x decorative centre lights, pitch pine tongue and groove panelling to ceiling, ceramic tiled floor throughout, dual aspect windows, French doors to sun room.

Open-plan to:

Living room: (measurements included above) - featured stained pine fireplace with built-in Hunter solid fuel stove (back boiler), tiled surround and hearth, t.v, satellite and PSTN sockets, Z-frame door to inner hall.

Bedroom 1: 10’9” x 9’3” - with carpet floor covering, built-in vanity basin with (2) x steel taps and mirror plus shaver light over, fitted wardrobes, pitch pine tongue and groove panelling to ceiling, centre light.

Bedroom 2: 10’9” x 9’2” - with light oak timber floor, built-in vanity basin with (2) x steel taps and mirror plus shaver light over, fitted wardrobes, centre light.

Bathroom: 9’2” x 5’3” (at widest point) - with three piece suite in light-orange incorporating a standard w.c, pedestal wash hand basin with (2) x steel taps plus mirror over, bath with fully tiled surround and fitted Mira Sport electric shower, tiled floor, chest-level tiling to walls, pitch pine tongue and groove panelling to ceiling, centre light.

Workshop / Shed: 12’0” x 10’11” - with concrete floor, warmflow oil burner, plumbed for washing machine, centre light.


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Viewing Details

Viewing by prior arrangements with DNG Dorrian on 074 97 31291.


DNG Dorrian for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) The particulars are set out as a general outline for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees, and do not constitute part of, an offer or contract. (ii) Any intending purchasers or tenants must not rely on the descriptions, dimensions, references to condition or necessary permissions for use and occupation as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. (iii) No person in the employment of DNG Dorrian has any authority to make or give representation or warranty whatever in relation to this development.

DNG Dorrian accepts no liability (including liability to any prospective purchaser or lessee by reason of negligence or negligent misstatement) for loss or damage caused by any statements, opinions, information or other matters (expressed or implied) arising out of, contained in or derived from, or for any omissions from this brochure.

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.