TRADING UP

Trading up: Spur Hill, Cork €450,000

Built around the back/side of an older house on the accessible Spur Hill in Cork City’s western suburbs is Carrigafoyle, a circa 30-year-old detached home, on a quarter-acre site, with city views from on high.

More

Trading up: Montenotte, Cork €355,000

It’s only been a few years since No 26 Tracton Avenue was last up for sale, but this time around, it’s quite a different proposition.

More

Trading up: Clonakilty, West Cork €320,000

Elegance is a word associated with Clonakilty town’s Georgian Emmet Square, right back to its 18th century roots. 

More

Trading up: Maryborough Hill €280,000

There’s a choice of Broadale homes this week, on Cork’s Maryborough Hill above Douglas, where €225,000 might buy you a three-bed, 930 sq ft semi-detached bungalow, but a further €55k or so could get you in the door of the two-storey, 1,140 sq ft home at 17 The Drive.

More

Trading up: South Douglas Road, Cork, €435,000

A west-facing back garden, scope to extend to the side, and four existing bedrooms (one en suite) in a modern build, are key attributes to No 12, Heatherton. 

More

Trading up: Beaumont, Cork €345,000

There’s a lovely, west-facing, mature and private back garden with this older-style bungalow home in Cork’s Beaumont suburb — and for those who savour the outdoors, it has a pleasant surprise up its sleeve.

More

Trading up: Kingsbury, Douglas €295,000

Irrespective of the balmy hot weather of the past week, you’d bake readily enough, in any weather, inside and outside, at this Kingsbury, Douglas village home.

More

Trading up: Clogheen, Blarney  €295,000

Under an early offer, close to its guide price with a first bid of €290,000, is this full-of-potential bungalow, on a one-third of an acre site, with Lee Valley views.

More

Trading up: Crosshaven, Cork €500,000

This is a 2,200 sq ft, five-bed, brick and dash-finished dormer home on the elevated road out from Crosshaven village to Camden Fort.

More

Trading up: Grange, Cork €435,000

This house is in walk-in condition, and within an easy walk of Douglas village’s services and shops and schools.

More

Trading up: Blarney, Cork €305,000

This house is a good fit for families, as it’s opposite a large green, and also has appeal for traders down given its layout and easy maintenance.

More

Trading up: Dripsey, Lee Valley, €300,000

The owners of Lakelands aren’t just house proud, they are clearly, and as equally, garden proud.

More

Trading up: Bishopstown, Cork €550,000

Broad in the beam might describe the way the accommodation is laid out at Comeragh, aka No 10 Laburnum Park, by the secondary entrance to the CUH hospital campus, off the Model Farm Road. 

More

Trading up: Crosshaven, Cork, €440,000

When you have sea views like there are from this Kilcolta, Crosshaven home, why wouldn’t you have a sun patio, plus a sun terrace, for sitting out and taking in the vista from?

More

Trading up: Ballinlough, Cork, €355,000

A newish arrival among older neighbours is 39A Pic Du Jer, built about a decade ago on the side of a mid 1900s semi (No 39) in this Ballinlough, Cork city, estate.

More

Trading up: Beaumont, Cork, €295,000

“The phone hasn’t stopped ringing in the last two days,” estate agent Tom Woodward says, in the week he launches Glenhelm or No 53 Beaumont Drive, to market in Cork city’s settled southside suburbs.

More

Trading up: Shanballymore, Co Cork €485,000

Swallow’s Nest is located within a five-minute drive from Shanballymore and is within a 20-minute drive of Mallow.

More

Trading up: Maryborough Ridge €390,000

A great house for a growing family, no 5 Manor Avenue, Maryborough Hill, is back on the market with agent Paul O’Shea of Sherry FitzGerald having hit a glitch last time round. 

More

Trading up: Carrignavar Co Cork €335,000

This home has to be seen to appreciate the room and the level of finish on offer. 

More

Trading up: Clonakilty, Co Cork €325,000

As a family home this detached dormer property at Templebryan South near Clonakilty has lots to offer including attractive gardens which include a hand, detached Shomera office.

More