What can you buy for €150,000 in Kerry, France, Cyprus, Greece and Italy
Take Five: A bungalow in Kilflynn or a house with sea views on a Greek island
Gary O’Driscoll and Co is seeking €150,000 for this three-bed bungalow on an acre at Laccamore, Kilflynn, Co Kerry
France: Indre et Loire
Three buildings make up this 100-year-old property in the village of Le Petit Pressigny. Two of them are attached to each other and could make one large home or a home plus separate guest quarters. The main section has an open-plan, L-shaped kitchen and living room, an office, shower and four bedrooms. The other is an outbuilding with a treatment room on the ground floor and studio apartment above. Poitiers and Tours airports are under an hour away.
In the village of Karsiyaka, in northern Cyprus, this villa with sea and mountain views is close to a sandy beach where turtles are protected. It is possible to walk to restaurants and shops. The 165 sq m (1,776sq ft) villa has a living room with wood-burning stove, a kitchen with dining area, shower-room and the three bedrooms, one of which has an en suite, dressing room and balcony with sea views. Terraces lead from the house to the swimming pool and barbecue area.
Price: £124,950 (about €142,800)
On the island of Kalymnos, in the Dodecanese (which include Kos and Rhodes), this 70sq m (753sq ft) house has close-up views of the south Aegean Sea, especially from the terrace and one of the bedrooms (which also opens onto a terrace). Built in 2009 the house, on the south coast, comes with a garden and garage. Inside is an open-plan kitchen and living room with fireplace and double doors to the terrace. The island is famous for its sponges which are gathered from the sea bed by local divers.
Agent: Apropertyingreece. com
Live like royalty in this stone palazzo in the historic centre of Arpino, a hilltop medieval town on a ridge near the Lazio and Abruzzo border, between Rome and Naples. At ground level is a living room and a suite of other rooms. On the floor above are three bedrooms, two with balconies. The main reception rooms and kitchen are on the top floor, which is traditional, to avail of the views. There is also a roof terrace with views of the town and valley. Above this are two more rooms.