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Harrington Property is seeking €600,000 for Jaspers, Magheramore, Co Wicklow, we seek similarly-priced properties in France, Italy, Portugal and Greece


Harrington Property is seeking €600,000 for Jaspers, Magheramore, Co Wicklow, a detached house on about two acres.

France Pays De La Loire

With an enclosed garden and swimming pool, this Maison de Maitre dates from the 19th century. Sitting on three-quarters of an acre of land, which includes a well, there is 250sq m of living space including livingroom, diningroom with marble fireplace, wc, store and kitchen that opens onto the garden. On the first floor are four bedrooms and a bathroom and there are two more bedrooms on the second floor and a games room Price: €594,000 Agent: latitudes.co.uk

Italy Tuscany

Professional restorers have transformed this five-bedroom hillock-topped farmhouse on four split-levels, while keeping traditional elements such as exposed beams and stone walls. Close to the city of Barga, its high position affords wide views of surrounding hilltop villages and the Apuan Alps. There is also an outhouse with pizza oven and wood store. The garden is watered from a well with a pump. Price: €600,000 Agent: savills.com

Portugal Algarve From the roof terrace of this three-bedroom, 183sq m house, views are of the countryside and down to the sea. Also outside is a swimming pool while within there is a kitchen, sittingroom with fireplace, en-suite bedroom and wc on the ground floor. Above are two bedrooms, one with en suite and balcony, as well as a bathroom and terrace. There is a shed outside. Price: €600,000 Agent:portugalproperty.com

Greece Crete There are two houses here: the 350sq m main residence and a 70sq m, one-bed guest house near the village of Argoulides, on the west of the island. On its own land with a swimming pool, there are views over the olive-tree dotted countryside to the sea. The main house is on four split levels and has lots of living space plus three bedrooms, and swimming pool. Price: €600,000 Agent:Apropertyingreece. com