Gannew, Glencolmcille, Donegal F94 VW02POA

4 Bed Country House 2180 ft² / 202.53 m² For Sale D1


DNG Dorrian are delighted to offer for sale, the old Glencolmcille Garda Barracks located in a prime setting on the periphery of Cashel Village. The property consists of a substantial two-storey detached mixed-use building and auxiliary yard together with outbuildings originally used as holding cells. Spanning a sizable 2,180 sq.ft in area, the property comprises of ground floor offices and reception area with the 1st-floor primarily used as living accommodation solely comprising of (4) x generous bedrooms and a bathroom. The property offers excellent scope and redevelopment potential to be converted into multiple self-contained units (SPP) to cater for the growing AirBnB or the long-term rental market.

In addition, the rear courtyard is accssed by a gated entrance and extends to a sizable 115 sq.m featuring circa 255 sq.ft of stone outbuildings that also have the potential to be converted.

Glencolmcille Village:
Whilst the location enjoys all the attributes of country living, the property is situated on the outskirts of Glencolmcille which is a community orientated village steeped in history and famed for being the parish of Father James McDyer. This area of Donegal is renowned for its stunning scenery with sandy beaches and rugged coastal features. The majestic Slieve League is approximately 15 kms away and is a highly popular tourist destination attracting a large volume of visitors from all over the world.

Folk Village:
The Glencolmcille Folk Village is on the Atlantic coast west of Donegal Town in the north-west of Ireland. It consists of several small cottages in the Gaeltacht (Irish-speaking area). It was built and maintained by the local people and it is one of Ireland's best living-history museums. The cottages are exact replicas of those used by local people in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries and fitted with the furniture of this period.

BER Details

BER: D1 BER No.800348302 Energy Performance Indicator:483.19 kWh/m²/yr


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Viewing Details

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