Loft living in Dublin
Freed from the responsibility of taking care of children and having to put dinner on the table every evening, empty nesters with a hankering for a bit of city centre living might well be attracted by 28 The Warehouse, Clanbrassil Terrace in Blackpitts, Dublin 8, a smart one-bedroom apartment loft-style apartment with 117sqm of living space. The apartment has a wraparound balcony and a large open-plan living/dining/kitchen space and a spacious en suite bedroom, with an additional bathroom for guests. The Warehouse was formerly a clothing factory converted by architect Mary Donohue for developer Michael Roden, and has an on-site caretaker. The apartment comes with a designated parking space.
Agent: Owen Reilly (01) 677 7100
FOR SALE: €550,000
Sleepovers in Cork
9 The Avenue is a modern two-bedroom garden level apartment overlooking the communal green area and with its own private patio area in the Garrane Darra development. With 60sqm of living space and two bedrooms, the apartment is compact yet has room for grandchildren to come and sleep over. The apartment is in great condition and ready to move into, and there are fitted wardrobes in both bedrooms. The kitchen has an integrated hob and oven and is plumbed for a washing machine. Located at the foot of Eagle Valley, Garrane Dadda is within walking distance of Cork University Hospital and Wilton Shopping Centre, with easy access to the South Link Road Network.
Agent: Sherry FitzGerald (021) 427 3041
FOR SALE: €207,500
Penthouse in Galway
185 Gort Na Coiribe is a high-quality penthouse in Galway City which has recently been refurbished. In total, the apartment has 119sqm of living space, with three large bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms. The reception space is a large dual-aspect open-plan area that encompasses the newly-fitted kitchen, which comes with top quality appliances, and living and dining areas. The penthouse has a wrap-around balcony with magnificent views. The Gort na Coiribe development is well-maintained, and features plenty of parking for residents and their guests. No 185 is accessible by lift and there is secured door access. The location is convenient for NUIG and UCHG.
Agent: O'Donnellan Joyce (091) 564 212
FOR SALE: €399,500
Game, set and match in D3
Energetic downsizers will be interested in 78 Brooklawn, a one-bedroom apartment on the first floor of one of Clontarf's most popular apartment complexes. The location is super-convenient, off the Clontarf Road, behind Clontarf Garda Station, with Clontarf Dart Station and the promenade within walking distance. The communal grounds are kept in great condition and include a hard tennis court, ideal for keeping your game honed, and plenty of green open spaces. There is ample resident and visitor parking. The apartment has 46sqm of living space with a reception hall, double bedroom with built in wardrobes, separate kitchen and a living/dining room with a fireplace and two large windows.
Agent: Gallagher Quigley (01) 818 3000
FOR SALE: €265,000