Starter home: Cobh, Co Cork €225,000

With five bedrooms and more than 1,300 sq ft of space, No 3 Beechwood Avenue in Cobh is quite a bit larger than the average starter home.

Size: 122 sq m (1,314 sq ft) 

Bathrooms: 3 

Bedrooms: 5 


Guiding at €225,000, it’s a modern three-storey mid-terraced property located near shops in Newtown and within a five minute drive from Cobh town centre.

Starter home: Cobh, Co Cork €225,000

Fiona Waldron of Jeremy Murphy Associates says it’s in excellent condition, with a long timber-floored kitchen/living room as well as a WC and a utility room.

Upstairs, over two floors, there’s a bathroom and five bedrooms, including one with an en suite, and one used as study. Built in 2005 it has a B3 energy rating.

VERDICT: A sizable starter home.


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