Starter home: Harty’s Quay, Rochestown, Cork €215,000

On the waterfront, (tick), on the Rochestown Road, (tick), close to South Ring (tick) and with good space and layout,( tick, tick). 

Size: 83 sq m (900 sq ft)

Bathrooms: 2 

Bedrooms: 2 


And number 104 The Helm in Harty’s Quay is a decent size too, with an en suite master bedroom, a second double bedroom, main bathroom and a separate kitchen and dining area. 

The main living space comes with full height windows overlooking the water with private deck immediately outside.

Verdict: Good quality buy for singles or couples, or even, investors, via estate agent Andrew Moore & Co..


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