An architecturally designed masterpiece offering magnificent panoramic sea views and direct access to a private beach
Skildren Cottage on about 15 acres / 6 hectares, about 800m of water frontage)
Skildren Cottage is an architecturally designed masterpiece believed to date from about 1969. Unique in design, it offers magnificent panoramic sea views and direct access to a private beach. A successful holiday rental business has also been established for the property.
Accessed via the electric gated entrance, Skildren lies at the end of the internal driveway which extends to about 500m. The living accommodation comprises an open plan kitchen / sitting room which is ideally positioned to enjoy the views out towards the Atlantic Ocean. From the kitchen, sliding patio doors open out to a path leading down to the sea, while the dining room includes large windows offering magnificent waterfront views. A master bedroom suite with an en suite shower room is accessed off this living space. There are three further bedrooms including one en suite, and a shared bathroom on a connecting corridor. The accommodation extends to approximately 1,567 sq ft.
The grounds extend to about 14.83 acres and comprise mostly hill grazing and shrubland which were rewilded in 2017. One of the most special and truly unique features of Skildren Cottage is direct access to a private beach which is complete with coastal rock features. It includes about 800 metres of water frontage. Skildren Cottage's private waterfront was used extensively for the filming of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, with the iconic Millennium Falcon constructed on the peninsula.
Skildren Cottage is listed on the Record of Protected Structures for County Donegal (Reference Number: 40900103).
The property is protected by the North Inishowen Coast Special Area of Conservation.
BER Details - BER G - BER No.106131519