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Detached house for sale

Ireland - Dromahair, Leitrim

Guide Price €560,000

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Full description:

This magnificent period home which was built of local limestone in 1834. The property was unfortunately damaged by fire circa 16 years ago. It was then acquired by its current owner and they have carried out extensive internal renovations however the property does require finishing works throughout.

The property has a magnificent court yard feature with stone outbuildings. This house was previously used as a guest house complete with swimming pool area overlooking the river.

There is a generous parking area to the front of the house and there is a courtyard with stone outbuildings. The stone buildings consist of stores at ground floor and space suitable for guest bedroom accommodation at first floor.

Located close to the village of Dromahair, this property is perched on an elevated position on a private 9 acres of land overlooking the River Bonnet. The property is accessed via a long driveway surrounded by woodlands on both sides and you will be met by large stone piers when you approach the property.

The property would have an overall floor area of approximately 500m2 or circa 5,382 sq. ft. There is an additional circa 280m2 in stone outbuildings. See floor plans attached

The property boasts an amazing three floors of accommodation with the main reception rooms enjoying spectacular views across the River Bonnet.

The property enjoys a magnificent Courtyard to the side of the property and has a dramatic entrance porch at the front of the building.

This property was extensively damaged by fire in circa 2002 and from that date the current owners who bought the property, went about reinstating the building, however, due to personal circumstances they now reside abroad and have decided to place the property on the market.

We understand retention will be required for all works that have been carried externally and some internal works may need to be redone in to order to fully comply with building regulations.

Gate Lodge
Included in the sale is the beautiful Gate Lodge situated close to the main road which would have served as the main entrance to the overall lands and house of Drumlease. This Gate Lodge measures approximately 50m2 and as you will see from the attached floor plan has a living room and a kitchen/dining together with bathroom at ground floor and two bedrooms at first floor.

The property again is in need of renovation however it represents an excellent opportunity.

The lands between the Gate Lodge and the lands surrounding the main house, we understand, are owned by Coillte. The access road leading from the main road to the house follows through a roadway which is surrounded by trees on both sides that are we understand Coillte lands.

To the exterior of the property there is magnificent Courtyard with outbuildings.
These buildings offer endless opportunities, and there are also farm buildings located to the rear of the house, approximately 150 metres away.

The grounds slope down from the house to the River Bonnet and on this southern aspect of the house there is the private swimming pool that was created for the property, when it was previously in use as a Guest Lodge.

We understand from the site map provided that the property stands on circa 9 acres of land.

The walls surrounding the property have been mostly rebuilt and are presented in excellent order.

BER Details
BER No.111135513
Energy Performance Indicator:530.48 kWh/m?/yr

In Dromahair opposite the Breffini Holiday Cottages entrance take the Churchhill Road out past the Dromahair Pharmacy. This road takes you out past the school and also The Forest Grove housing scheme. Follow this road for 2.5km and turn right off this road into the private road leading to Drumlease House (The Gate Lodge is at this location). Follow this road for circa. 1km and the house is at the end of this road.

The Eircode for the Gate Lodge is F91T2WO.

This pin shows the general area of the property as the exact location was not given

Nearest Airports*

  • Sligo (LOCAL), 12.5 miles
  • Knock (INTERNATIONAL), 29.9 miles
  • Donegal (INTERNATIONAL), 56.4 miles
  • Galway (INTERNATIONAL), 69.5 miles
  • Connemara (LOCAL), 83.8 miles

*Distances are straight line measurements. This feature is currently in beta.

To view this property or request more details, contact
DNG Flanagan Ford Ltd, Sligo

Shell House Wine Street Sligo F91 AVH0 Ireland
03339 874761  Local call rate
About DNG Flanagan Ford Ltd, Sligo

DNG Flanagan Ford is Sligos premier one stop shop for prospective purchasers and vendors of both residential and commercial property.

Located in Shell House, Wine Street, Sligo. We pride ourselves in the level of professionalism and service we offer to all our clients.

DNG Flanagan Ford is owned and managed by Shane Flanagan and Tom Ford who combine to offer a wealth of experience and knowledge to the thriving Sligo property market.


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DNG Flanagan Ford Ltd, Sligo

Shell House Wine Street Sligo F91 AVH0 Ireland
or call 03339 874761
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