What can you buy for €150,000 in west Dublin and Clare?
Town and Country: An apartment in Tallaght or a house near the sea in Kilkee
11 Bellevue, on Cookstown Road in Tallaght; and O’Connell Street, Kilkee,
O’Connell Street, Kilkee, Co Clare
Agent Michael Roberts Estate Agents
Fronting both O’Connell Street and Grattan Street at the entrance to Kilkee, this property is about 100m from the seafront and village main street. It consists of two buildings, one that contains a two-bedroom ground-floor apartment and one that is a two-storey building with a mix of living spaces and bedrooms, as it was once a guest house. This leaves a livingroom and en-suite bedroom on the ground floor and a kitchen, livingroom and four bedrooms on the first floor.
Plus Substantial property near the sea and town centre
Minus There are roads on two sides
11 Bellevue, Cookstown Road, Tallaght, D24
Agent Ray Cooke Auctioneers Tallaght
Close to the Square shopping centre and Tallaght hospital, this ground-floor apartment in a gated development has a livingroom, kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms. Management fees are about €1,200 a year.
Plus Close to the Hospital Luas stop
Minus There was little attempt to clear things away before the apartment was photographed, so it is hard to get a sense of space