Tiny homes on a bijou budget: What’s for sale from €30k?

Think small, then smaller still with this selection of city cottages, apartments and country retreats

 

While many of us dream of a big sprawling mansion with spacious grounds and space aplenty, sometimes bigger isn’t always better.

Aside from the added running costs of a big home, quite often all we need are the basics.

There’s neat and manageable, and then there is very small.

Here’s a selection of the smallest homes on the market right now.

9 Saint Brigid’s Cottages, North Strand, Dublin 3

Size: 37sqm

Type: One bed end of terrace house

Asking price: €210,000

5a Parnell Place, Parnell Street, Dublin 1

Size: 26.6sqm

Type: One bed terraced house

Asking price: €150,000

Gurteenina, Midleton, Co Cork

Size: 25sqm

Type: One bed detached house

Asking price: €105,000

Cooleighter, Drumcree, Collinstown, Co Westmeath

Size: 28sqm

Type: One bed cottage

Asking price: €30,000

27D Echlin Street, off Thomas Street, Dublin 8

Size: 29.4sqm

Type: One bed apartment

Asking price: €195,000

131A Inchicore Road, Inchicore, Dublin 8

Size: 30sqm

Type: One bed terraced house

Asking price: €190,000

Skule, Fedamore, Co Limerick

Size: 30sqm

Type: One bed cottage

Asking price: €85,000

24 Bolton Square, 33-38 Dominick Street Lower, Dublin 1

Size: 31.5sqm

Type: One bed apartment

Asking price: €185,000

Apartment 5, 20 Highfield Road, Rathgar, Dublin 6

Size: 31.9sqm

Type: One bed apartment

Asking price: €195,000

20 Coldwell Street, Glasthule, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin

Size: 32sqm

Type: One bed cottage

Asking price: €345,000

173 Lower Glanmire Road, Cork City, Co Cork

Size: 32.4sqm

Type: One bed terraced house

Asking price: €70,000

43 Kirwan Street Cottages, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7

Size: 33.6sqm

Type: Two bed terraced house

Asking price: €285,000

29 Daniel Street, Clanbrassil Street, Dublin 8

Size: 34sqm

Type: One bed cottage

Asking price: €235,000