Duplex development near States' main motorways
Creston, Finglas, Dublin 11
Creston is in Meakstown, on the St. Margaret's Road, an area popular with airport workers given its proximity to it and adjoining industries including Charlesland and Ikea.
It is 9km from the city centre and M1/M50 access is nearby.
Developer Durkan Residential has three duplexes remaining in this estate, all three-bedroom and ranging from 1,205-1,292 sq ft. Prices are between €180,000 and €190,000 depending on size.
Interior designer Maria McVeigh was retained to create the decorative aspects and these have been included in the sale, with flooring and furniture. One car space comes with each unit.
Inside is a kitchen/dining room, separate living room, with a door out to the balcony. The three bedrooms are on the upper floor, one is ensuite and there is a bathroom here also. There is a second balcony off the master bedroom. Maintenance fees will be €950 pa.
Enquiries to: Sherry Fitzgerald (Fiona Mulvey) (01) 667 1888.
SMALL CLUSTER IN WATERFORD COUNTRYSIDE
Five three-bedroom semi-detached houses remain at Fan Glas which is in Kilmeaden, 12km from Waterford city. One is a showhouse, priced at €200,000 with full furnishings included; the others are priced at €179,000 for the present.
Measuring 1,180 sq ft the interior layout sees a kitchen/dining room (with a choice of kitchen styles offered) and a separate living room with a guest WC.
Double doors separate the two and there are French doors out to the back garden. Upstairs one of the three bedrooms is ensuite and there is a family bathroom here also. Wardrobes and the fireplace come in a range of styles also, depending on what the buyer prefers. The show house has opted for hi-gloss white with contrasting counter tops.
Also available are two four-bed houses at 1,400 sq ft and priced at €220,000. These are appended to either side of a three-bed with access from the side aspect.
It means that the interior has the Kitchen/Dining and utility to one side, while the sitting room is at the other, with the stairway separating. There is a WC on the ground floor, four bedrooms upstairs, master ensuite, and a bathroom.
The exterior is finished in a cream render with a red-brick portico surrounding the front door, which is black hardwood with a feature fanlight and side panels. The red brick is continued in a lower panel below the front windows for detailing. The driveways are paved with low brick walls between units. Five windows to the front give an illusion of a larger home and these are finished with sand coloured sills.The developer is S.E. Construction (Kent) Ltd who is handling the sale directly.
Enquiries to: S.E. Construction (051) 390 752.