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Key Information

Price €265,000
Stamp Duty €2,650*
Style Cottage
Bedrooms 2
Receptions 1
Bathrooms 1
EPC Chart
Status For sale

*Stamp Duty information is provided for guidance purposes only. Please check the Office of the Revenue Commissioners website for further details. (


This agent has listed the accuracy as: Quite Near


  • Private setting overlooking Portaleen Bay and Atlantic coastline
  • sloping 12.5 acre coastal site with
  • Modern yet traditional style 2 bedroom cottage with large front facing rooms
  • 1650 sq ft, Forestry, woodland, orchard, hen house, shed, shrubbery and hill
  • well water supply
  • on Wild Atlantic Way & Inishowen 100 routes

Additional Information

The stone built cottage which had a thatched roof up until the 1960`s was extended in a traditional style in 2006 and now consists of a total area of approximately 1,650 feet. The house on the Wild Atlantic Way and Inishowen 100 routes is well situated within its own land of twelve and a half acres. The land is well removed from the public roadway approached by a long lane and looks over Portaleen Bay and Harbour, and the Atlantic Ocean, providing stunning sea views in a very private setting. With its own drinking water supply, there is combined oil fired/solid fuel central heating system and spacious shed which comprises of a general storage area and woodshed. There is also a separate hen house/enclosure and vegetable garden. Mixed woodland provides firewood for domestic heating. There is a herb garden, numerous fruit bushes of blackcurrant, raspberry and gooseberry and an orchard comprising of apples, pears and plums.. The owners have striven to attract all kinds of wildlife to their property by using no chemicals on their land. The land rises to the east to the height known as "Carn Na Soc". The dramatic cliffs below fall some hundreds of feet to the sea.

Accommodation comprises:
Enter off entrance road at top of Portaleen Brae, drive down gravel lane shared with one other property, access gravel street, enter the original cottage through traditional half door into:

Porch - 3'0" (0.91m) x 3'0" (0.91m)
With tongue and groove ceiling. Enter into:

Hallway - 4'10" (1.47m) x 7'0" (2.13m)
With tiled floor. Enter up one step into:

Bedroom 1 - 14'7" (4.45m) x 12'4" (3.76m)
Front facing with carpet floor and timber ceiling, full length wooden cupboards and a raised hearth with free-standing fuel burning stove. Enter into:

Scullery - 12'6" (3.81m) x 16'5" (5m)
Front and rear facing with tiled sloping floor, timber ceiling, sky blue kitchen units with beige speckled worktop, four ring gas hob, free-standing fridge freezer and a Belfast sink with hot and cold taps. Enter into:

Bathroom - 7'2" (2.18m) x 9'5" (2.87m)
Rear facing with tiled floor and tongue and groove halfway up wall, tongue and groove walls and ceiling, wc, wash hand basin and also plumbed for washing machine.

Enter into new building

Large, open plan kitchen/dining/living area - 22'7" (6.88m) x 17'10" (5.44m)
Front and side facing with side patio doors leading to south facing patio, oak laminate floor, (8`) high ceiling, oak kitchen units with beige speckled work top, centre island with stainless steel work top and stainless steel drawers and a gas connection suitable for a cooker. Enter into:

Office/study - 12'0" (3.66m) x 10'2" (3.1m)
Rear facing with tiled floor and fully shelved.

Large master bedroom 2 - 21'7" (6.58m) x 18'7" (5.66m)
Front/south, side and rear facing with charcoal tiled floor, traditional style wall plaster and a raised tiled hearth with fuel burning stove (which heats the radiators), two large view facing windows, hot press, shelved and sliding patio doors with south facing aspect.

En suite bathroom - 11'8" (3.56m) x 11'6" (3.51m)
front facing With tiled floor, wc, wash hand basin with hot and cold taps, chrome towel rail, bath, tiled above and a corner Triton electric shower, fully tiled.

The traditional cottage has an asbestos roof and the new extension has Bangor blue slates.

From Culdaff village ? drive out towards Glengad c 2 miles going uphill, at brow of hill going down Portaleen Brae, take immediate right turn down lane (just past small parking area on right), proceed down lane, cottage at end of lane

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.

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