What you can buy in London, France, Cyprus, Italy and Waterford for about €265,000
A four-bedroom home in Waterford city or sixth-floor corner apartment in London
Barry and John Murphy Auctioneers is seeking €265,000 for this four-bedroom house on half an acre (0.2 hectares) at Ballygarran Upper, Airport Road, Waterford city.
In the market town of Auzances, this maison de maître comes with just over an acre (0.4 hectares) of land. Reached by a drive, the house has a dining room with stairs to the cellar, a kitchen, a 26.5sq m (285sq ft) living room with fireplace which is beside the conservatory that has a sauna, shower and toilet. On the first floor are two bedrooms (one with an en suite) and a study. There is a bathroom and two bedrooms on the second floor (one with en suite). Outside is a garage and workshop.
In the Cianciana district, this 300sq m (3,229sq ft) house comes with a swimming pool. It comprises two storeys above a service floor that has a garage and storage space. On the first floor is a 50sq m (538sq ft) living room with fireplace, a kitchen/dining room, bathroom and veranda. Above are three bedrooms and a bathroom plus balconies. Outside are two wells, a barbecue area, pool shower, vines and fruit trees including apricots, pears, lemons and oranges.
In the village of Giolou, between Paphos and Polis (a traditional town with sandy beach), this stone house has a swimming pool. Inside the house, which has traditional features such as exposed wooden beams, is a living room that opens to a pool-side veranda, a kitchen/diner, utility, bathroom and two bedrooms, one with an en suite. Fruit trees in the garden include pear, mandarin, grapefruit and walnut. There is off-road parking, and the house is being sold furnished.
In east London, this sixth-floor corner apartment is in a scheme called Schrier Ropeworks on Arboretum Place in Barking. Inside is an open-plan kitchen, living and dining room that opens to a balcony, a bedroom and bathroom. Barking Tube and rail station is a two-minute walk away. It is being sold furnished. There is a lease of about 139 years, the service charge is about £2,600 a year.
Price: £220,000 (about €261,650 )