Hillside Cottage, Glenvar, Fanad, Donegal

3 Bedroom House Sale Agreed


This unique and charming countryside cottage is presented in excellent conditon throughout and has been upgraded and extended in recent years, retaining many of its original features.

Originally built in 1920 the cottage has three bedrooms, a kitchen/ dinette, a bathroom and a newly built extension, which is bright and open, and a perfect living area to relax in. With views outlooking onto the lush green fields and rolling hills to rear.

The property is approached by a gravelled drive via traditional wooden gates. It stands on a Circa 0.6 Acre site which is bordered by a traditional Irish exposed stone wall.

Located in a scenic area at the foothill of the hidden lakes, accessed to the rear of the dwelling. The property is also only 10mins from the coastal town of Portsalon, which was deemed to have the second most beautiful beach in the world by The Observer.

Front Hallway: 0.93m x 2.32m
Tiled flooring.

Living Room: 4.77m x 4.16m
Laminate flooring. Solid fuel stove.Double doors leading to the rear. Excellent countryside views.

Kitchen/ Dinette: 4.26m x 4.12m
Laminate flooring. High and Low level units. Electric oven and hob.

Corridor: 0.94m x 2.22m

Bathroom: 1.81m x 1.93m
Lino flooring,. White HB, WC, Shower. Fully tiled walls.

Bedroom 1: 4.12m x 2.84m x 2.11m x 1.11m
Carpet flooring.

Bedroom 2: 3.76m x 2.38m
Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 3: 2.42m x 2.74m
Laminate flooring.


GPS: 55.149227,-7.6154069
Drive 2.5km approximately and take a left on the L1172. Take the turn for Glenvar. Drive 1.4km. The house will be on your left hand side.

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.



  • Slate Roof.
  • PVC Double Glazed Windows and Doors.
  • Rural and peaceful Setting.
  • Traditional Irish Cottage with a new extension.
  • Wooden gates to front enclosure with a traditional Irish stone wall.
  • Solid Fuel Stove Heating System.
  • Set on a Circa 0.6Acre plot.
  • GPS: 55.149227 -7.6154069

  Building Energy Rating

EPI: 500 kWh/m2/yr