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Derrylough, Renvyle, Connemara, Co. Galway

Derryinver, County Galway, H91 RH2N, Ireland


Updated on March 12, 2021 at 5:01 pm

  • Property ID: MOS-4312
  • Price: €180,000
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Property Status: Sale Agreed

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  • G: 840.9 kWh/m2/yr


Connemara is world renowned for its rugged beauty and mighty mountains and this property, nestled on the side of a hill represents the character of this area.

The property comprises of a traditional cottage in need of renovation and modernisation located at Derrylough, Renvyle, Connemara, Co. Galway.  Sitting on approximately 2.82 hectares/6.97 acres of reasonably good quality ground for the area, one could develop vegetable plots and fruit gardens as well as graze livestock here.  From its high advantage point the house enjoys excellent country, mountain and sea views, and the cottage also enjoys great privacy whilst it is located just an easy drive from many wonderful hotels, beaches and local villages.

It has accommodation comprising of three bedrooms, living room, kitchen, hall and bathroom.


Letterfrack at 6.6km, is a 10-minute drive, and a very busy little village with three pubs, a lovely restaurant, and a very well stocked supermarket. Letterfrack hosts a number of small festivals during the year – the most notable being Sea Week in October which is a celebration of all things maritime and includes walks, talks, exhibitions, and some very fine traditional music, and Bog Week in May which celebrates the local flora and fauna and again attracts many fine musicians, lecturers and poets. The furniture college in Letterfrack turns out some fine woodworkers and every year puts on an exhibition of the best work of the graduating class.

The village of Tullycross is an easy drive from the house and boasts two pubs and the Maol Rae hotel which serves lunches and dinners.

The Connemara National Park is just across the road from Letterfrack and provides a selection of lovely walks from wooded to mountainside, including one to the top of Diamond Hill. Staff at the park run activities for children during the summer months and the information centre gives a good history of the area.

Kylemore Abbey and Gardens is also just a short drive from the house. The Abbey is currently host to students from the famous Notre Dame University, but the spectacular and historic building on the edge of Kylemore Lake is open to the public and the grounds provide lovely lakeside walks. There is an extensive shop and coffee shop catering to tourists. The old walled Victorian gardens, which have been restored and refurbished, display a great variety of plants and trees and bring one back to another era.

Other things to do and see in the area:
• Renvyle Hotel for fine food and an 18 hole golf course on the Renvyle peninsula
(6 minutes drive) approx.. 2.7kms.
• Rosleague Manor Hotel for superb food in Moyard (15 minute drive).
• Many lovely beaches within a 5 to 15 minute drive- The White Strand, Lettergesh, Glassilaun.

  • Killary Harbour and marvellous Leenane with its bars, restaurants and shops is 30 minutes away
  • Little Killary adventure centre – (25 minutes drive) – providing a huge range
    of outdoor activities for children and adults. It is the site of The Misunderstood Herron-a world famous coffee stop
    • Scuba dive west – (20 minutes drive) – for experienced divers or beginners
    they provide courses and trips for every level.
    • Hill walking in the Twelve Bens and Maumturks
    • Salmon and trout fishing at various locations with local guides
    • Horse riding in Tully village
  • Perfect cycling country
  • Clifden, with it’s wonderful array of hotels, shops, bars and restaurants and the renowned Arts Festival, is only a 25 minute drive away
  • The picturesque town of Westport is approximately a 1 hr drive away.

Eircode: H91 RH2N




  • Derryinver, County Galway, H91 RH2N, Ireland
  • Area: Renvyle
  • Country: Ireland

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