New homes on view
Steeplechase, Ratoath, Co Meath
Price: from €375,000
Size: from 126sqm, four-bed detached
The final phase of this mature, well-established development has just been launched, bringing 10 four- and five-bed detached homes to the market. The five-bed homes are from 167sqm and priced from €405,000. The scheme is surrounded by scenic countryside and 30 minutes by car from Dublin. There are new soccer pitches within the development, a pitch and putt course directly across the road and GAA facilities within walking distance. Nearby Ratoath village has an extensive choice of pubs, restaurants and cafes, as well as four primary schools and a secondary school. Blanchardstown Shopping Centre provides more shopping opportunities nearby. All of these homes, with BER ratings of between B3 and C2, include separate utility rooms, cobble lock drives, fitted fireplaces, kitchens and wardrobes. All units are ready for occupation.
Agent: John Fitzgerald (01) 802 7000;
Sherry FitzGerald (01) 667 1888
Viewing: Today, 2-4pm
Greenbanks, Well Road, Cork
Size : 259sqm, detached four/five-bed
Located between Douglas and Mahon/Blackrock, in a private cul-de-sac off the Well Road, this 1.1 acre site contains just four high-spec units, with only one house still on the market. This is a development by Rockforest Homes, who are known for high-spec, energy-efficient homes. These homes, which have a BER rating of A2, come with generous PC sums for kitchens, sanitary ware, wardrobes and tiling. The ground floor includes a separate living room with inset stove and hardwood floors, utility room and an open-plan area including kitchen, living, dining room and sun room. There is also an extra reception room, which could be used as study or fifth bedroom. Upstairs, the master bedroom includes en suite and walk-in-wardrobe. There are three further bedrooms, one of which is also en suite, and the main bathroom. All rear gardens include a patio area and the front has space for three cars.
Agent: Casey & Kingston (021) 427 1127
Viewing: Off plans by appointment
Barnwell, Hansfield, Dublin 15
Price: from €265,000
Size: from 110sqm, three-bed
Five new show houses have launched this weekend in the third phase of this development. Currently there are 11 different house types available. This release brings a number of two-bed homes from 88sqm and priced from €240,000; three-bed town houses and semi-detached units from 110-125sqm, priced from €265,000; and four-bed homes ranging in size from 133-153sqm, with prices from €370,000. All units include fitted kitchens by Kitchen Elegance as standard, fitted wardrobes, and the ‘Climote’ remote heating control system, which is operable from a mobile phone. The scheme is situated within easy reach of sports and shopping facilities, as well as cafes and restaurants. Ongar Village is within walking distance and the site is adjacent to Hansfield train station. The M3 and M50 exits are nearby, and there are a number of primary and secondary schools within easy reach.
Agent: Kelly Walsh (01) 664 5500
Viewing: Today, 12-2pm