Unique beachfront property goes on the market

written by Staff Writer September 10, 2022

Porthaw Cottage is a unique beachfront property situated in one of Donegal’s most sought after and protected areas, with private access directly onto a stunning secluded sandy beach.

The property, in the beautiful location of Porthaw Glen near Buncrana, has went on the market for a reasonable €300,000.


The site has full planning permission granted for a modern four bedroom home (242.5 sq mts or 2609.3 sq ft), which would undoubtedly become one of Donegal’s finest shoreside properties.

Porthaw Cottage is located between Ned’s Point and Fr. Hegarty’s Rock along Buncrana’s Coastal Path Walkway one of Ireland’s most inspiring and unspoiled coastal walks from Buncrana to Stragill Beach.

The cottage site is a truly exceptional & unique piece of Irish coastal property, in a protected area of outstanding natural beauty on the banks of Lough Swilly, known locally as the ‘Lake of Shadows’.

The site has uninterrupted sea views with a stream boundary and forest to the rear making the site a private and tranquil heaven.

Porthaw Cottage is 5 minutes from Buncrana Town. It is famous for its sandy beaches, coastal walks, water sports, social scene and friendly community.


The property is being brought to the market by the local Sean Furey Auctioneers in Buncrana.

For further information, click the link HERE.