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Foyle Cottage

Culmore, Londonderry, County Derry (Ref. 1075986)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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  • Mrs Parsell

    “Ideally situated for touring the Northern Ireland region set in quiet residential area.”

    Pub with fantastic food and shop within 15 mins walking distance. Great care had been taken in choice of furnishings

    Pub with fantastic food and shop within 15 mins walking distance. Great care had been taken in choice of furnishings

    - Mrs Parsell, June 2021

The property

Resting in a development of attractive homes in Culmore, Londonderry lies Foyle Cottage a well-presented single-storey cottage ideal for couples or a small family to discover the delights of Northern Ireland.

Boasting a lovely enclosed garden and gorgeous contemporary décor, this property is perfect for staying in to relax or venturing out to explore.

Stepping into the property, a bright and airy hallway greets you, where you can leave your coats and shoes.

From here, make your way into the delightful sitting room which is decorated with a chic pink and neutral décor and plush sofas you can look forward to snuggling up on to watch the TV after a long day of discovering the local area.

Take advantage of the amply-equipped kitchen/diner, where you will find all the necessary amenities to assist in your self-catering requirements including an electric oven and hob and a handy dishwasher to help with the clean up.

Enjoy your meals at the dining table while you catch up on the day's events; the sleek kitchen/diner is home to a pretty white-and-wood dining table adding to the charm of the dwelling.

As night rolls in, retire to the bedrooms for some well-earned rest ahead of another busy day; the cottage hosts two double bedrooms, one home to a fitted wardrobes and a TV and both decorated with a delicate pink and floral finishings, tying the bedrooms in nicely with the theme of the property.

Spend your summer evenings in the garden, savouring a glass of wine; through the patio doors in the kitchen/diner, the lawn and patio garden hosts dining seating so you can take your dinner al fresco, or perhaps take even your cooking al fresco on the handy barbecue.

If you don't fancy cooking, treat your loved ones to a meal out at one of many local restaurants such as The Treehouse Bar & Restaurant for a tradtitonal menu, or The Magnet Bar for a proper pub experience just a short walk from the doorstep of the cottage.

The area is home to a wealth of historic attractions, including Altinaghree Castle, a stunning 19th century castle surrounded by spectacular grounds and gardens.

Take a trip to Downhill House, an Italian inspired home which was sadly devastated by a fire in the 19th century; now the ruins of the mansion tower over the dramatic coastline and offers glorious views over the vast sea.

If you are travelling with younger members or animal lovers, spend an afternoon at Sperrin Fun Farm where you can meet animals, let the little ones run off their energy in the play areas, and enjoy a light lunch at the café.

Londonderry is home to plenty of shops, pubs, restaurants and cafés to keep you busy, as well as peaceful walks along the nearby River Foyle and the luscious green course at Foyle Golf Centre.

Branching further afield, a scenic drive will take you to the town of Claudy, where you will discover more amenities and a delightful country park to explore.

For a memorable holiday to Northern Ireland, choose Foyle Cottage.

Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with gas fire
  • Gas central heating with gas fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed garden with a lawn, patio, furniture and barbecue
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.4 miles
  • Note: The property is located on site of a luxury development so some associated noise may be heard

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About the location

CULMORE, LONDONDERRY

Londonderry 6 miles; Claudy 14 miles

Culmore is a delightful townland in County Londonderry, boasting a selection of shops, supermarkets and schools along with Foyle Golf Centre. Sailing is a popular sport along River Foyle whilst Culmore point is known for its Yacht Club and sighting the big cruise ships that dock in Foyle Port. Londonderry is a mere stone's throw from Culmore, the second-largest city in Northern Ireland and home to the 17th-century Derry walls with 7 gates, St. Columb's Cathedral, the Peace Bridge and the Tower Museum boasting spectacular city views and historical exhibits. Huge stained-glass windows adorn the neo-Gothic red sandstone Guildhall whilst the vibrant shopping centre bustles with tourists and locals alike. Soak up the early evening vibes with a wander along Strand Road or Queen’s Quay for some top quality organic street food. There are many hidden gems within this walled city, why not spend an afternoon visiting the charming craft village dotted with authentic quirky shops, a restaurant and coffee shop? Or grab a romantic moment with nature; Ness Country Park offers a spectacular waterfall, ancient woodland and glorious wildlife to be explored. For those feeling rather adventurous Creggan Country Park boasts three freshwater lakes with an inflatable water assault course, canoeing, kayaking, a pier jump and raft building. Delve into the rich culture of the city, explore the sacred architecture and and experience the best of the Northern Irish night life; this is the ideal location to get away-from-it-all.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas