An asking price of over €425,000 on a house is way above the average in Laois but there is still a market out there for properties of that value.
In this week’s Property Watch we take a look at five properties around the county priced between €425,000 and €500,000.
Three of the homes are in Portlaoise with one each in Timahoe and Ballyroan.
In all cases you can click through to read the full profile on Daft.ie.
CBPM Real Estate bring to the market this detached, 5 bed family home, situated in Carrick Hill, Dublin Road, Portlaoise.
The property comprises of entrance hall, large sitting room with open fire, kitchen includes a woodburning stove, leading into a large sunroom with recess lights and skylights.
This leads out to a large maintained back garden with garden shed, equipped with electricity. Ground floor there is another sitting room, that can be used as a bedroom, study or play room along with a downstairs toilet.
A large storage area is located under the stairs. First floor comprises of main bedroom, with walk in wardrobe and ensuite. Main bathroom and 3 Bedrooms all with walk in wardrobes.
Guide Price: €425,000
Cashel Farm is a residential holding on 36 aAcres of quality grassland in Ballyroan Village just 10 minutes from Portlaoise, Abbeyleix and the M7.
The house is a 4-bedroom residence in need of total modernisation. The residence is set on 0.43 Acres and includes a car garage.
The land extends to 36.8 Acres of quality grassland enjoying an elevated setting with panoramic views over the surrounding countryside.
The farmyard with its own separate road frontage and entrance incorporates a large concreted yard with a three span hayshed, silage pit and various outhouses. The land is in one parcel and is in three distinct fields.
Guide Price: €500,000
This property in Timahoe is “a dream home ticking all the boxes” according to auctioneers Sherry Fitzgerald Hyland Keating.
“Home Office, Pool room & Bar, Cinema, 4 bedrooms, 2 reception areas and pantry. If you are not satisfied with that there is a garage outside, dog run, patio area and large garden ready for a keen gardener.”
As you enter the house you are met with a beautiful bright double height space. From here you can go through to the kitchen living area. The dining area has large glazed setting overlooking the garden. There is another living room to the front with open fire.
Down the hallway are 4 double bedrooms and family bathroom. Upstairs the owners have made the space an ideal entertaining space. There is a large pool room and bar area. Off this is a cinema room. There is also a home office space with fibre broadband.
Guide Price: €465,000
A 5-bedroom house in excellent condition within strolling distance of Portlaoise town and all its amenities.
Through the front door is a classic hallway with black and white tiles. To the right is a large split level lounge area. The upper level is the ideal reading area with open fire.
Down a few steps is a great TV area. To the left is a snug area and through to the kitchen. A modern kitchen with a range of fitted units and Neff appliances.
There is a great island work space. The dining area is large enough to entertain the masses. Off this is a conservatory. Also at this level are utility, 2 x wc.s and a home gym or playroom. Upstairs the family bathroom has been refurbished in grey tones. There are 5 bedrooms (2 ensuite).
Guide Price: €485,000
14 Carrick Hill is located on the Dublin road and is a very sought after development not only for its fine mature landscaping but the low density.
This home has a south facing garden and has a large green area to the rear of the house so it is not overlooked in anyway.
The large entrance hall leads to 2 reception rooms as well as the large kitchen. The owners have built a sunroom off the kitchen. There is also a utility and WC at this level.
Upstairs there is a large double bedroom with full ensuite and sliderobes. There are two further double bedrooms both with built in wardrobes and one further bedroom located to the front of the house.
Guide Price: €450,000