New homes on view
Ashewood Walk, Portlaoise, Co Laois
Price: from €215,000
Size: c 135 sqm, four-bed semi detached
A fresh phase of newly-designed homes has just been launched in this development in Summerhill in Portlaoise. With planning permission for 20 new homes, this launch brings six homes to the market. Three have already been sold, with three still available. These are A3-rated concrete-built semi-detached units.
Included are fitted kitchens, appliances, kitchen, bathroom and utility room tiling, laminate flooring in the living room and bedrooms, carpet on the stairs and landing, and fitted wardrobes in most of the bedrooms. The master bedrooms have an en suite. The site includes landscaped green areas. The properties are near to several primary schools, the local hospital, and the M7. There are several shopping centres within five minutes’ driving distance, and Portlaoise town centre is roughly the same distance.
Viewing: By appointment
Agent: Hume Auctioneers (057) 868 1111; Elite Estate Agents (057) 866 6334
Kylemore, Cashel Road, Clonmel, Co Tipperary
Price: from €147,500
Size: 112 sqm, four-bed mid-terrace
This small development of 32 units in Clonmel includes four-bedroom, mid-terrace townhouses from €147,500, and end of terrace four-bed townhouses from €157,500. Now in phase three, there are five completed units for sale. Overlooking the town, with views of the Comeragh Mountains, the site is less than five minutes’ drive from primary and secondary schools, and the train station.
It is within walking distance of all amenities of Clonmel town including restaurants, bars, cafes, and local boutiques. The offices of both Abbott Laboratories and Boston Scientific are located close by, and there is easy access to Cashel, Cahir, and Fethard. The M8 Dublin/Cork road is less than 15 minutes’ drive away. All the houses overlook a large green area, and come with fully-fitted contemporary kitchens, fireplaces and tiled bathrooms and en suites with sanitary ware as standard.
Viewing: By appointment
Joint agents: REA Stokes & Quirke (052) 612 1788; Sherry FitzGerald Power & Walsh (052) 617 0720
Elder Heath, Kiltipper Road, Dublin 24
Price: from €280,000
Size: three-bed semi detached, c104-108 sqm
DNG are bringing 20 new houses to the market this weekend in the latest phase of this development, which originally launched in late 2014. Elder Heath is a mixture of three and four-bed houses, though this launch comprises mainly three-bed semi-detached houses, with some terraced units. There are two different layouts of three-bed houses available with both types of show-house on view.
This development has seen 70 house sales, with approximately 40 units occupied so far, mainly by first-time buyers, with some trade-down purchasers as well. In the foothills of the Dublin mountains, Elder Heath is near all amenities, including schools, restaurants, bars, cafes, library, playground and sports facilities. It has good access to the road network, including the N81, M50 and outer ring road. All units come with fitted kitchens, tiling as per the show houses, wall-mounted electric fires, and fitted wardrobes. They have a BER rating of A3.
Viewing: Today, 2-4pm
Agent: DNG (01) 491 2600