Fancy owning your own ‘Quiet Man’ cottage in beautiful Ardara?

written by Stephen Maguire September 1, 2017

If The Quiet Man is amongst your favourite films, then this stunning traditional cottage could be for you.

With an asking price of €135,000, Glengesh Cottage, Glengesh, Ardara, is a bargain.


Set in a very quiet area, this traditional thatched cottage is situated in a most scenic landscape enjoying delightful views over the majestic glacier formed Glengesh Pass between the popular heritage towns of Ardara and Glencolmcille in south-west Donegal.

It is very reminiscent of the cottage which featured in the legendary 1952 film, The Quiet Man in which John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara co-starred.


Very special location with lovely rural and picturesque outlook

Short drive to heritage and popular tourist town of Ardara


Fantastic beaches nearby

Very traditional and genuine in appearance and style

Two reasonable sized bedrooms

PVC windows and oil fired central heating

Private water well & open fire

Large 2-acre plot – Folio DL41761F

BER G Rating


From the village of Ardara, travel south bound along the N56 for approximately 2km. Then turn left, signposted for Glencolmcille on the R230 for a further 4 km through the Glengesh Pass and the cottage cannot be missed on the left-hand side of the road.

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