What will €325,000 buy in Dublin and Connemara?

Town&Country: A two-bed terrace in Crumlin or a five-bed period house in Cleggan


Address: 21 Clonmacnoise Road, Crumlin, Dublin 12
Agent: DNG
This two bedroom mid-terrace house has been recently renovated and extends to 63sq m (678sq ft). In great order and retaining period details like a quaint fireplace in the living room, the property has a lovely long and well cared for south facing garden, which will appeal to those who enjoy growing their own vegetables. BER: D2.
Plus: A great garden so close to the city
Minus: BER of D2 could be a bit chilly in winter months


Address: Sheeauns, Cleggan, Connemara, Co Galway
Agent: DNG Martin O'Connor
Dating back to circa 1756, this coastal home in the seaside village of Cleggan in Connemara has five bedrooms and extends to 206sq m (2,217sq ft). Lying on 0.75 of an acre, some of the rooms have exposed stone walls and views to the mountains and the harbour in the village, which is just a mile away. BER: D2.
Plus: Lovely period home in Connemara
Minus: BER of D2 could be a bit chilly in winter months

Elizabeth Birdthistle

Elizabeth Birdthistle

Elizabeth Birdthistle, a contributor to The Irish Times, writes about property, fine arts, antiques and collectables