Price comparison: What can I get around Cavan for €300k or less?

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Anna Shelswell White 28/04/2022
Discover what the Breffni County has on offer.

THANKS TO THE flexibility of remote and hybrid working, many people have been able to move back to their home county – or even discover a new one.

For affordability and more space, a move to a midland county that is within easy enough reach of the office in Dublin can hold great appeal.

From a four-bed dormer bungalows to three-bed semi-detached homes, this week, we’re checking out what Co Cavan has to offer for less than €300,000.

Four-bed detached, Bailieborough: €299,000

A dormer bungalow protected from the road by hedging, Enagh in Bailieborough sits on about 0.69 acres site and has a floor area of 172 sq m. Perfect for a large family, there’s even the option of a sixth bedroom.

Downstairs there are two large sitting rooms and a kitchen/dining area with sliding doors that open out to the backyard and lawn. There’s also a large utility room and and a downstairs bathroom. Upstairs are five large bedrooms, one of which is currently used as an exercise room. 

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Four-bed semi-detached, Bailieborough: €215,000

47 Twin Oaks is located less than half a kilometre from Bailieborough Main Street with a Tesco that’s just a two minute walk away. The interior is in great condition and spans 120 sq m. It includes a kitchen/dining area that opens out into a light-filed sunroom that faces southeast. The sunroom then leads out to a large backyard with a garden shed.

Upstairs, you’ll find four bedrooms, one of which is being used as a home office. All three bathrooms in this house have recently undergone a refurbishment.

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Three-bed semi-detached, Cavan: €200,000

If a great sense of community is on your list of priorities, check out 31 Oak Manor. It overlooks a mature patch of green where the kids will surely play and get to know the neighbours.

About 118 sq m in size, this house has a private rear garden with patio and off street parking for two cars. Oak Manor is just 2km from Cavan town centre, 500m from Loreto College, 1km from St. Patrick’s College and 2km from Farnham primary school.

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Three-bed semi-detached, Kingscourt: €239,000

Just under a kilometre from the town of Kingscourt, 12 Dun Na Carraige is 125 sq m in size. Decorated in whites and greys this home is a fresh palette to put your own stamp on. The downstairs layout connects the living area to the kitchen and dining area.

Regular cooks will love the white granite kitchen island and countertops. And even better are the Neff and Miele appliances which are all included. Upstairs you’ll find three bedrooms, one of which has an en suite bathroom. Kingscourt town is just 80km to Dublin, which means trips to the city can take about an hour.

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