Property House of the Week
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
This restored farmhouse called Providence Manor, is according to local legend, one of the West Cork safe houses where Michael Collins found shelter during the war of Independence.
Sat, 13 Aug, 2016
Do not judge 42 Waltham Abbey by its facade — this is a home that opens out like a Tardis, as soon as you get through the mid-terrace property’s front door.
Sat, 06 Aug, 2016
Sat, 30 Jul, 2016
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
With a string of Ballintemple/Blackrock house sales under and well above the €1m mark No 8 is one of the, ahem, more ‘affordable’ offers for the fortunate few.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
This home was designed for the current owner by South Mall architect Bill Mullins and was built in 2004 by Crowley Homes of Midleton.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
THERE’S absolute maturity and privacy now in the generous acre of grounds at Laurel Wood House in Tivoli, Cork.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
Sat, 28 May, 2016
This 10-year old property ‘compound’ has its very own hard surface, fully fenced tennis court amid other garden delights.
Sat, 21 May, 2016
The Garryduff area has some large, extremely popular developments for families trading up and on the move, and niche Monfield, with just two dozen or so homes appears exceptionally family-friendly.
Sat, 14 May, 2016
With its Irish name meaning fort, and named after Dingle in Kerry, this house called Daingean is in as good an old, suburban setting as you’ll find in Cork.
Sat, 07 May, 2016
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
It’s nearly a moot point as to who gets best looked after and accommodated at Greybrook, either those humans living in the almost-20 year old home, or the horses on the balance of its lands, with a mix of 30 stables and boxes, indoor and outdoor arena, tackrooms and more.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
The family that bought Dunleer 17 years ago knew what they were doing.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2016
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
Sat, 19 Mar, 2016
VICTORIAN terraces on either side of this Douglas Road home get their names from trees.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
A price drop this month after a pre-Christmas launch on the big, big seven-bed home named Belvedere House by Muskerry Golf Club just south of Tower near Blarney has kick-started bidding on this golf clubhouse-sized property.
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
If you really do want to get away from it all, the madding crowd and the beach scene bustle, then pack up your troubles, and go to Kit’s Cottage.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
THE owners of this aptly-named one-off home called Woodview, or 25A, in the long matured Rochestown Rise development in Cork, barely needed the Grand Stand view they had of its construction, as they lived next door and were building anew last year in their former back garden.
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
WITH more than 100 names down for chances to buy again, and at long last, at one of Munster’s very best developments where the two former showhouses went on first view on Tuesday, set to sell within days, it really will be a case of all’s well not ending well for most hopefuls at Earls Well.
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
Sat, 23 Jan, 2016
It must be hard keeping up with the Joneses down around West Cork’s chi-chi Castletownshend.
Sat, 09 Jan, 2016
GIVEN the amount of water that has sluiced down on the countryside this month, it’s a good test of a house if it has stayed dry, and smells dry, these dark winter days.
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
There’s practically a new home feel to the interior of 3 Douglas Hall Mews, despite the fact it’s coming up on 30 years of age: it’s because its owners did it all up from top to toe, when they moved in just five years ago.
Sat, 12 Dec, 2015
Jim Stack came across veteran architect Peter Legge, at the RIAI/Simon Open Door event in 2012, at a time when Legge & Associates’ reconstruction of two conjoined stacked stone cottages in Connemara, was causing enormous interest.
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
Sat, 07 Nov, 2015
Could there be a more appropriate, atmospheric time to launch the sale of Carrigrohane Castle than All Hallows Eve, or Halloween?
Sat, 31 Oct, 2015
FROM the exterior, there’s barely a hint of the quality to be found within the three-storey home at 3 Sunview Terrace — it’s one to view if you want lots of well-finished city home for your euros.
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
Sat, 17 Oct, 2015
Home hunters looking for a bit of rural privacy and an individual home in an area as popular as Cork’s Rochestown should consider getting themselves to a monastery — or, at least, to Monastery Road.
Sat, 10 Oct, 2015
PRICES are back on the march in Cork’s suburban and high-end Hettyfield: but, they are still are a long way short of boom-time levels of €1m and even €2m asking prices and sales.
Sat, 03 Oct, 2015
EVERY spring when the daffodils come up, half the country must regret not planting more of these cheering bulbs the preceding autumn.
Sat, 26 Sep, 2015
COULD 5 Fernwood be described as anything other than a confection, when its cake-baking owner is the next best thing to Mary Berry?
Sat, 19 Sep, 2015
You just don’t get a handle on just what sort of Hettyfield home Corrin is from the outside.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2015
Kinsale’s Alms Houses (or Gift Houses,) aren’t standard ‘House of the Week’ material - in effect, they are houses of the century.
Sat, 05 Sep, 2015
There’s a move back to Irish shores from families who weathered the economic and employment storms abroad, in strong bases like London.
Sat, 29 Aug, 2015