What will €265,000 buy in Dublin and in Co Tipperary?

A one-bed apartment in Dublin city centre or a four-bed farmhouse with outbuildings in Thurles


Address Apartment 103, Ivy Exchange, Dublin 1
Agent Eoin O'Neill
On the first floor, overlooking a courtyard, this apartment measures 45.5sq m (490sq ft). Inside is an open-plan kitchen and livingroom with large glazed doors onto a balcony, a bedroom that accesses the same balcony and a bathroom. The apartment scheme was built in the early 2000s.
Plus Faces a courtyard, bringing calm to the city-centre location
Minus Balcony is overlooked by neighbours


Address Kilmealon, Horse and Jockey, Thurles, Co Tipperary
Agent Sherry FitzGerald Gleeson
On 1.40 acres (0.56 hectares) with outbuildings, this 144sq m (1,550sq ft) house has a livingroom with fireplace, diningroom with fireplace, a kitchen and toilet on the ground floor. There is a bathroom and four bedrooms upstairs, one with an en suite. There are lawns front and back with fruit trees and shrubs. Outbuildings include a hay barn, detached garage with adjoining office and workshop (with car pit) and a stone shed beside a paddock. There is a rainwater harvesting system.
Plus Dual-aspect livingroom and diningroom
Minus The toilet is at the back of the extension, with tiny windows onto the garden