What will €175k buy in Italy, Spain, France, Canada and Kilkenny
Take5: Tuscan house, Costa del Sol flat, French farm or Canadian mountain retreat
Tuscan home with garden set in chestnut and olive groves overlooking a valley, 100sq m house is traditional in style with exposed stone walls
IRELAND: CO KILKENNY
Sherry FitzGerald McCreery is asking €175,000 for a three-bedroom semi at 7 Collaire Court, Callan, Co Kilkenny.
Set in chestnut and olive groves overlooking a valley, this modern 100sq m house is traditional in style with exposed stone walls and beamed ceilings throughout. It has a large livingroom with fireplace, bathroom and terrace on the ground floor with panoramic views. There’s also a sheltered garden. Close to historic hilltop towns, it’s in an area known for its trekking and mountain bike paths, but the coast is just 10km away.
Everything in this holiday apartment comes in twos – there are two bedrooms, two bathrooms, two outdoor terraces and it has access to two communal swimming pools. It’s in the Fuente de La Duquesa resort which includes a golf course. Malaga airport is 46km away. Gibraltar about 15km.
FRANCE: CHARENTE MARITIME
Well-maintained four-bedroom farmhouse with an attached barn to renovate, a courtyard garden and half an acre of land to cultivate. The 180sq m house is tucked away in a small hamlet with a larger village nearby, and La Rochelle airport is about 90km away.
CANADA: BRITISH COLUMBIA
Two-bedroom house with stunning mountain views and a garden of fruit trees, located in the Lilloett community, about 100km from Whistler and 240km from Vancouver. Inside, the 83sq m modernised house has an old-world look but the bathroom has been updated. There’s plenty of parking and a detached workshop.