Delightful homes at Dorrin’s Strand

A new development of three, four and six bedroomed houses in the beautiful setting of Strandhill is proving particularly popular in the region at the moment.             Strandhill is one of Connacht’s most picturesque locations, enjoying wonderful views of the famed Knocknarea – the historic mountain Queen Maeve chose for her burial place, Ben Bulben and the Ox Mountains – and that’s just the view to the north! To the west, you can enjoy the pristine Atlantic rollers of Sligo Bay crashing along the beautiful golden strand.             This beautiful setting provides numerous natural features – beaches, mountains, wild, rugged scenery, the Glen, Cooney Island, Ballysadare Estuary with its abundant birdlife, and the clean, clear waters of Sligo Bay – attractions for both residents and tourists alike with almost limitless enjoyment for the hill walker, birdwatcher, surfer, sailor, angler or indeed anyone who appreciates wild unspoilt costal scenery.             The houses in Dorrins Strand range from three to six bedrooms, with a range from 105.7 sq. m. to 155 sq. m. Prices start at €360,000 for an end of terrace 3 three bedroom home, while the three bedroom semi detached homes start at €375,000. There is a selection of four bedroomed detached houses at €625,000, the ideal setting for a family home.             Amenities in the local area are also comprehensive, with a fine links golf course, busy bars and restaurants, a hotel, a caravan park, a seaweed bathhouse, an airport and numerous bed and breakfasts. ‘Its setting is a unique blend of sublime landscapes scenic views, rich archaeological resources and valuable natural heritage sites.’             Located only 5 miles outside Sligo City, the area of Strandhill is rural yet very cosmopolitan. For work, Strandhill is fantastically located, a short commute to Sligo, for those who need to go to Dublin, daily flights from Strandhill airport or five trains daily from Sligo are available.             Schools include local Primary School and a choice of Post Primary in Sligo including Summerhill College, The Ursuline and Mercy Convent and Sligo Grammar School. No matter what stage you or your family are at, Dorrins Strand is the place to settle.