Four on the market: Under €600k in Killiney
Four properties available in Dalkey at the 'lower' end of the price scale for the area.
17 Laragh, Killiney Avenue €495k
DNG Dun Laoghaire (01) 230 1616
The residents of Laragh, a small development off Killiney Avenue, have a communal pool. Useful if you cannot walk the 20 minutes to Killiney Beach. Number 17 Laragh is a two-bedroom house of 1,076 sq ft. The ground floor has a living room with a gas fire, and an open-plan kitchen and dining room. There is also a guest toilet. The third of the three first-floor rooms does not comply with regulations for use as a bedroom, and is described as a study.
'Fota', Avondale Park €495k
Vincent Finnegan, (01) 2984 695
'Fota' has a rainwater harvesting system - great for water charges - and geothermal heating, giving it an exemplary A3 energy rating. It is a detached bungalow of 950 sq ft, not including a 225 sq ft attic room. At ground level there is an open-plan living room and kitchen with doors to the garden and a pantry, a bathroom, and three bedrooms. It is on a corner site with a fully paved garden, and the nearest Dart station is Glenageary, 12 minutes' walk away.
69 Watson Drive €495k
Lisney Dun Laoghaire, (01) 280 6820
Watson Drive is about 15 minutes' walk from Killiney Golf Club, and 10 minutes' walk from Seapoint Rugby Club and Cabinteely Athletic Club. If you prefer to be sedentary, you can chill out in the southwest-facing back garden, where there is a deck and patio. The house is 1,765 sq ft, with four bedrooms and a shower room on the first floor. The lower level has a sitting room, a playroom, an open-plan kitchen/ dining room and a family room with doors to the garden.
140 Seafield Court €550k
Sherry Fitzgerald, (01) 275 1000
You are less than 10 minutes' walk from the beach at Seafield Court, which is a fairly modest 1,077 sq ft. That includes an extension, but it does fit in three bedrooms and two reception rooms, the first of which is a living room at the front, and the second is a sunroom to the side, with doors to the garden. You reach the sunroom through a 24ft-long open-plan kitchen and dining room. The back garden is landscaped, and there is a greenhouse.