Fri, 15 May, 2020
Sun, 26 Apr, 2020
Sat, 25 Apr, 2020
Do-er upper back on market, within a year, and now 11 Magdala Terraces is all done up and set for a Christmas wrap, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 14 Dec, 2019
A house that lingered unloved for years has finally reached its stunning potential, writes Tommy Barker. Pictures: John Finn.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
THERE’S a good karma, and sense of serendipity, as the current owners of Cork city’s Norville, or No 42 Sidney Park, prepare to sell up to downsize.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
With a quiet and lofty setting, you can truly hit the heights at Marianville, writes Tommy Barker.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
Trish Dromey takes a look at a centrally-located end-of-terrace house.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Architects, tortoises and spaniels have colonised thisend-terrace Cork city home, writes Tommy Barker.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
Cork’s landmark Arbutus Lodge is spacious and packed with original features. It is also Pure Cork, writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2019
You can be sitting pretty in this elevated St Luke’s Cross area period home, writes Tommy Barker.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
THERE’S a set-back charm, on the double, to sunnily set 66, Wellington Road, in Cork city’s genteel (or, at least, regentrifying) St Luke’s Cross, between the city centre and Montenotte.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
A three-storey 1890s build has been lovingly restored to perfect condition, says Tommy Barker
Fri, 03 May, 2019
There’s more than first meets the eye at the early 1900s’-built 7 Frankfield View terrace, hidden away high up above Cork’s St Luke’s Cross finds Tommy Barker.
Sat, 02 Mar, 2019
This urban suburb on Cork’s north side is on the way back up; so too is this much-loved home, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 07 Jul, 2018
No 4 Rockview Terrace has been lovingly updated and offers spectacular views of the city, says
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
Variety and versality have marked this Cork musician’s journey to date, writes Cathy Desmond
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017
This terraced home is packed full of character but without the hassle of needing to be renovated
Sat, 07 Oct, 2017
A mid-terrace home in Cork’s St Luke’s area is within walking distance of the city centre, writes Trish Dromey
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
Sat, 22 Apr, 2017
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
Tommy Barker reports on a mid-terraced three bed in the elevated location of Cork city’s St Lukes.
Sat, 08 Apr, 2017
Trish Dromey says No 1 is beautifully gift-wrapped and ready to go.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
Tommy Barker visits a charming city home that has just come on to the market on elevated Lover’s Walk.
Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
New to market, in an off-main road setting is No 8 Cahergal Avenue, a well-kept three-bed semi-d north of Cork city’s St Lukes’ Cross, priced at €270,000 by Sherry FitzGerald.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Sat, 12 Nov, 2016
When last offered for sale, No 2 Springfort had a €750k guide. It’s now guided at €445,000 and is well worth viewing.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
A landmark Cork pub will be transformed into an art gallery tonight to help fund an orphanage on the other side of the world.
Fri, 07 Oct, 2016
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Gardiner’s Hill home is all done up on the inside writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
Thu, 09 Jun, 2016
Thu, 02 Jun, 2016
Sat, 28 May, 2016
Tommy Barker reports on a Cork city property which has been carefully rebuilt with salvaged materials after being completely gutted in a fire.
Sat, 14 May, 2016
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
There’s an education in convenient city-centre living to be had at No 1 Mount Verdon Terrace, an 1830’s end-terrace period home.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2015
Gardaí are advising people to arrive in the village of Castlelyons, Co Cork, before 1pm on Friday if they want to attend Thomas Kent’s State funeral.
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015
Tommy Barker says this four bedroomed period home has city centre convenience and plenty of character.
Sat, 05 Sep, 2015
THE pleasures of 1 Glencrea far outweigh any perceived small drawbacks — on charm grounds alone, this Gardiner’s Hill house is off to a good start.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
There’ s a touch of deja vu upon visiting No 2 Adelaide Place, just above Cork city’s St Luke’s Cross.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
You can be sitting pretty in this elevated St Luke’s Cross area period home, says Tommy Barker.
Sat, 11 Apr, 2015
Cork city’s St Luke’s Cross area is getting back to gentrification: visiting many of the homes here, on fine sunny days, you appreciate its enduring appeal.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
There’s a touch of the exotic to this 1850 sunny property in St Luke’s Cross, writes Tommy Barker.
Size: Sq m 79 (850 sq ft)
Sat, 12 Jul, 2014
Sq m: 168 (1,800 sq ft)
Sat, 21 Jun, 2014
Sq m: 212 (2,290 sq ft)
Tommy Barker uncovers a setting that’s captivating, as much for the views, as for some of the best architecture.
Sat, 03 May, 2014
Location: St Luke’s Cross, Cork City
Sat, 26 Apr, 2014
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