What will €240,000 buy in France, Turkey, Italy, Germany and Clare?
Take5: Options includes a Berlin urban hideaway and a grand Tuscan villa
Five bedroom house in the French market town of Chauvigny
IRELAND: CO CLARE
Sherry FitzGerald O’Donovan is seeking €240,000 for the four-bedroom bungalow below in Carrowmore, Cratloe, Co Clare.
In the market town of Chauvigny, which is rich in Romanesque architecture, this five-bedroom house is set back off the road. Inside is an open-plan kitchen/study/dining and living room that opens to a terrace through French windows. There are three other rooms on the ground floor along with a bathroom, WC and utility. Upstairs there are three bedrooms, a bathroom and separate WC. A west-facing terrace up here catches the afternoon sun. In the garden there are two garages and a log-shed. The city of Poitiers is 22km away.
This 455 sq m (4,897.5sq ft) house is 3km from Demirtas on the south coast of Turkey. Sitting on 600 sq m (6,458 sq ft) of land, with a swimming pool, the house has a kitchen and living room which opens to a terrace. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a dressing room and balcony; the floor above has three en suite bedrooms and two dressing rooms. A living room on the top floor opens to a roof terrace with views of mountains and the sea, which is 600m away. Alanya Gazipasa airport is half an hour away.
In Casola in Lunigiana, in the Massa and Carrara region, north of Florence, this 315 sq m (3,390.6 sq ft) villa is divided into three apartments. The house is on a hill with wide views. The ground floor and top floor apartments have two bedrooms, and fireplaces, and the apartment on the first floor has three bedrooms and a 20 sq m (215 sq ft) terrace. The property comes with 1,000 sq m (10,764 sq ft) of land, with a garden and parking spaces.
In the Neukölln borough, in the south-east of the city, this apartment at Hasenheide 67 is in a block built in 1900. Period features include wooden floors and doors. There are a range of apartments for sale in the scheme. This one measures 55.6sq m (598sq ft) and has a living room that opens onto a balcony, a bedroom with a bathroom beside it and a kitchen beyond. There is storage space in the basement. The building is beside Volkspark Hasenheide, a park with a swimming pool and outdoor cinema. The Südstern underground stop is a walk away.