8 Temple Hill House, Ballintemple, Co. Cork
Duplex 3 Beds
8 Temple Hill House, Ballintemple, Co Cork.
Located off the Blackrock Road in this upmarket segment of Cork city's suburbs, this upstairs two-storey duplex comes in at just under the €220,000 threshold, at €215,000.
Although flagged as a three-bedroom home it has two bedrooms upstairs along with a bathroom.
The downstairs is described as coming with a kitchen /dining / living-room and a living-room / bedroom.
It is likely that the separate downstairs space would be used as a reception room, so it effectively becomes two bedrooms for your needs.
It is being sold by Jeremy Murphy estate agents.
Aghnaharna, Stradbally Road, Portlaoise, Co. Laois
Detached House 4 Beds
Aghnaharna, Stradbally Road, Portlaoise, Co Laois.
This property is located on the Aghnaharna scheme on the Stradbally Road in Portlaoise, County Laois. It is a spacious, detached home with four bedrooms and two receptions.
It also boasts a very large kitchen / dining room area which is fully tiled.
For sale through the Hume firm of auctioneers, it also has three bathrooms tiled from floor to ceiling.
The house comes with solar panels for the water heating system and has a high level of insulation and rates "B" on the BER energy rating.
The development is located near the motorway and is about an hour's drive from Dublin. It is also within walking distance of Portlaoise town centre.
The Mill, Clondra, Longford Town, Co. Longford
Detached House 4 Beds
The Mill, Clondra, Longford Town.
At 1,850 sq ft, a 10-room luxury home at The Mill is almost twice the size of the standard Dublin semi.
It is in an exclusive architect-designed development of 15 homes at an old mill complex at Clondra, Longford Town.
It is located in a scenic area, which fronts the Camlin River at the junction between the Royal Canal and the River Shannon.
For sale through Dalton Auctioneers, this house has four bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen / dining room, a study and also a sun room.
This type of home would cost around €800,000 in an average suburban Dublin location.
Apt 148 Blackhall Square, North Brunswick Street, Smithfield, Dublin 7
Apartment 2 Beds
Apartment in Blackhall Square, North Brunswick Street, Smithfield, Dublin 7.
Right on the threshold price of €220,000, is a two-bedroom apartment at Blackhall Square, in North Brunswick Street, in Smithfield, Dublin 7.
Measuring just over 600 sq ft, the property is indicative of what is available to first-time buyers in the capital utilising a 10pc deposit.
The attraction is that Dublin city centre is just a walk away. But although there are two "double" bedrooms, at least one is quite tight by two-bedroom standards.
The main accommodation is in the living-room/ dining room area and a small self-contained kitchen.
It also comes with some attic storage space. The agent is Lisney.