What will €239k buy in Thailand, France, Italy, Spain and Kerry?
Take5: Bangkok flat, Limousin and Piedmont homes, Camposol villa, Listowel three-bed
Take5: this French period stone house has 5ac of land, two outbuildings and a wine cellar
Dillon Prendiville Auctioneers is seeking €239,000 for a three-bed, two-bathroom house (below) at 45 Woodview Green, Listowel, Co Kerry.
On just under 2ha (5ac) of land, this granite house, 5km from Vallière, has two outbuildings (a barn and workshop). Measuring 185sq m (1,990sq ft), the house comes with traditional features such as stone fireplaces and exposed wooden beams. On the ground floor are a dining room (25.5sq m/274sq ft) and living room (28sq m/300sq ft) with fireplaces, kitchen, utility and store. Upstairs are three bedrooms, a shower room and a separate toilet. There are two rooms in the attic, and a wine cellar.
In Castell’alfero, north of Asti, this 219sq m (2,355sq ft) traditional Piedmontese house sits on land (of 0.5ha, or 1.3ac) with a garage. The two-storey home was renovated in 2000, with respect for period features (including parquet floors and wooden window frames). On the ground floor is a large living room with fireplace and doors to a patio, plus a kitchen and shower room. Upstairs are three bedrooms (one with en suite and balcony) and a bathroom.
This 150sq m (1,615sq ft) villa with swimming pool is a 10-minute drive from the blue-flag beaches of Mazarrón and Bolnuevo. It has a living room with wraparound terrace, a dining room and a kitchen on the ground floor. Upstairs are three bedrooms (two with en suites) and a bathroom. The roof terrace has views across the garden and pool to mountains. A large shed is being used as an art studio. Alicante airport is 90 minutes away and Murcia is 45 minutes from here.
Just east of the centre of Bangkok, in the Khlong Toei Nuea area of Watthana district, this apartment, in the Hyde Sukhumvit 13 tower block, measures 46sq m (490sq ft). It has a living room with two windows and a balcony, a bedroom with views of high-rises, a kitchen and a bathroom. Communal features include a swimming pool, gardens, parking and security (so check out the service charges).
Price Eight million baht (about €241,000)