Stunning eight bedroom Old Parochial House in Burt hits market

written by Staff Writer March 11, 2023

The Old Parochial House in Burt has hit the market with a price tag of €650,000.

The stunning eight bedroom and eight bathroom property is a landmark property on the main Letterkenny to Derry Road.


The house comes with its own gym, library and enchanting views over Burt, Inch Island and Lough Swilly.

It sits on around 1.1 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and uniquely bordered on one side by Burt Ancient Woodland.

The Old Parochial House was originally built around 1853 with stone walls, it was refurbished and extended on either wing in 2007 including wiring, roofing, plumbing and efficiency upgrades.

The current design offers great character whilst retaining an original feeling throughout. Measuring 359.6 sq m (3871 sq ft) the stand out B3 BER rating is testament to the modernisation works.

The property is easily accessible and sits in an elevated position just off the main Derry to Letterkenny Road.


It has a gated entrance up a gently sloping gravel driveway with green grass gardens on either side. One side has a patio for evening bbqs and seasonal relaxing, with the other having planting patches for growing.

Parking is at the side with further gated access to the back and land sloping upwards with the potential for future uses.

Inside takes great advantage of natural light with the south east facing front. The entrance porch leads to a ground floor which makes excellent use of space. The accommodation includes a formal dining room, library, gym and bedroom (with ensuite) on one side and an elegant open plan kitchen and family room on the other side. The downstairs accommodation is completed by a play room/office, considerable utility room and shower room with WC.

Upstairs has dual landings with the main having access to the balcony and views over Lough Swilly. It has 5 ensuite bedrooms with the 7th & 8th bedrooms having a shared 6th bathroom.

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