7 Hillcrest Court, Griffith Avenue €349k DNG Phibsboro (01) 830 0989
There are just eight apartments in Hillcrest Court, a small, two-storey apartment complex at the Glasnevin end of Griffith Avenue, which runs between there and Upper Drumcondra Road. Located on the upper floor,
No7 is 592 sq ft in size and has two bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen and an open-plan living/dining room that leads out to a south-facing balcony with views towards the Dublin Mountains. It has a designated parking space and is not much more than a 10-minute drive to Dublin airport, while you can be in O’Connell Street in 15 minutes on the No16 bus.
39 Botanic Hall, Addison Park
€360k Sherry FitzGerald Drumcondra (01) 837 3737
It may seem blooming obvious, but green-fingered home-hunters will nonetheless be pleased to have it confirmed that Botanic Hall adjoins Glasnevin’s National Botanic Gardens. Totalling 807 sq ft, No39 is on the second floor with a balcony overlooking the communal gardens.
Accommodation includes an open-plan kitchen/dining/living room, two bedrooms (one ensuite) and a main bathroom. It also has a video intercom in the entrance hall with walk-in storage area and an underground designated parking spot.
There’s a good choice of national and secondary schools in the neighbourhood and you can take scenic walks along the banks of the Tolka River nearby.
Apt 20, Johnstown House
€275k Mason Estates Phibsboro: (01) 830 4000
Johnstown House is a three-storey development named after the nearby Johnstown Park with its two soccer pitches, GAA pitch, nature trails and tennis courts. Measuring approximately 800 sq ft, No20 is a ground floor apartment with two bedrooms, a bathroom, open-plan living/dining room and entrance hall with storage and intercom.
It comes with a designated underground parking spot and access to gated communal gardens to the rear. Situated on the corner of Ballygall Road East, Johnstown House is close to Finglas village, IKEA, Phibsboro village and several nearby schools, while it’s a 10 to 15-minute drive to both Dublin airport and the city centre.
Apt 22, Clonmore Court, Ballymun Road
€299k Auctioneera (01) 903 8335
This apartment is part of a three-storey development at the Griffith Avenue end of Ballymun Road. Spanning 657 sq ft, accommodation includes a kitchen and a separate living/dining room leading out to a balcony. There are two double bedrooms, a bathroom, hallway with intercom and a designated parking space.
Clonmore Court is within walking distance of the Bon Secours Hospital, Glasnevin Educate Together National School, St Mary’s Secondary School, DCU and All Hallows College. It’s also close to the Botanic Gardens and Albert College Park. The Omni and Charlestown Shopping Centres are a short drive away and you can be on the M1 and M50 in 10 minutes.