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Buy of the week: Mayfield Manor, Fieldstown, Swords

Buy of the week: Mayfield Manor, Fieldstown, Swords

Buy of the week: Mayfield Manor, Fieldstown, SwordsBuy of the week this week is Mayfield Manor, a new build located outside Swords in North County Dublin. While it may seem a little pricey at €895,000; here’s why, like L’Oréal, it may just be worth it;
Described in the brochure as “an impressive property providing an uncompromising quality of finish and attention to detail while also maintaining an air of understated luxury” this property sits on approx 0.7 acres and has a whopping 5 bedrooms three which are ensuite and four have walk in wardrobe (ideal amount of storage for any women who has an extensive collection of clothes, handbags and shoes!).

Kanye West lists LA property for a mere €3m

Kanye West lists LA property for a mere €3m

Kanye West lists LA PropertyRapper slash hip-hop producer Kanye West has put his Hollywood Hills home on the market for a mere $3,995,000 or the equivalent of €3,185,972.20 in yo yos to be exact. The price is so below the extorted prices of Hollywood and the property world of the celebrities than one media source in the US had to clarify that “no — that sale price is not a typo, it’s missing an extra digit.”

Buy of the week: Coolmore House, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal

Buy of the week: Coolmore House, Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal

Buy of the weekBuy of the week this week is located within the village of Rossnowlagh in Co. Donegal. Coolmore House which is described as a charming house is a Georgian property situated on an elevated site overlooking the idyllic Donegal Bay. The property has being recently restored and retains all of its original character and many period features that include; sash windows with shutters, ornate plasterwork ceilings, wooden floors, marble chimney pieces, an elegant staircase, well proportioned reception rooms, long sash windows with high ceilings and flagstone floors.

The property was renovated with eco / green thinking in mind i.e. it has a wood pellet central heating boiler and solar water heating panels for a constant hot water supply. Other features

Buy of the week: Brook Lodge, Oughterard, Co. Galway

Buy of the week: Brook Lodge, Oughterard, Co. Galway

Buy of the week: Brook Lodge, Oughterard, Co. GalwayBuy of the week this week is located just outside the village of Oughterard in Co. Galway. Constructed in 2001 Brook Lodge is a relatively new property and is also an individually architect designed house part of “small enclave of superior detached homes”.

The property is described as a “splendid family home” that comprises of 5 double en-suite bedrooms over a floor area of 4,000 sq.ft. The property comes with a serious long list of features which includes; a master bedroom with large bathroom and spacious walk-in closet, top quality fitted kitchen by Marcs Interior World, a central vacuum system, a basement with storage, a gym! And a Southwest facing rear garden!

Grand Design: Wilford House, Shankill, Co. Dublin

Grand Design: Wilford House, Shankill, Co. Dublin

Grand Design Wilford House, ShankillAs it said in the paper a house anywhere in the country that comes on the market today with an asking price of €6.5 million definitely prompts a closer look.

Wilford House, a Georgian detached residence dating back to circa 1790’s is located just outside Shankill Village in Co. Dublin. Have been recently renovated (and taking two years to do so) this near perfect period house has it all. The property retains all the stunning features of its era, including ornate ceiling coving, centre roses, window shutters and marble fireplaces while being completely upgraded into a stylish contemporary family home. This remarkably spacious, luxurious and elegant home extends to 645 sq.m and is further complemented by a separate coach house, extending to 200 sq.m! …

Buy of the week:  Duninga House, Co. Kilkenny

Buy of the week: Duninga House, Co. Kilkenny

Duninga House, Gorsebridge, Co. KilkennyBuy of the week this week is located in Co. Kilkenny. Daninga House, which is located just outside Bagenalstown is an 18th Century mansion house and sits on approximately 47.7 acres!

Partially restored this period property was planned to become a country house hotel but unfortunately due to whatever reason (probably money!) the project was never realized and now finds itself on the market. Included in the sale of this period mansion house is; some 997 square meters, an original stone courtyard, a walled kitchen garden with 14 completed holiday lodges, a derelict gate lodge, a range of stone outbuildings, good pasturage and attractive woodland, along with river walks and oh ya, 47.7 acres of land! …

3 properties for under €240,000 in Co. Mayo

3 properties for under €240,000 in Co. Mayo

3 properties for under €240,000 in MayoThis weeks three featured properties for under X amount are all located in Co. Mayo. All properties come in under the €250,000 mark and by all standards are very good value for money.

First up is a 4 bed semi detached situated in Knock and on the market for only €125,000. Not only is10 Carramore Drive is located in a new development in the heart of Knock but the property benefits from a structural guarantee, fully insulated walls, floors and attic, fully painted interior and oil fired central heating with dual immersion.