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Price Comparison: What can I buy in Limerick for €500,000?

From a five-bed detached in Herbertstown to a four-bed on a corner site in Annacotty.

GETTING YOUR HEAD around the fluctuating property market can be confusing, but we’re here to make things a little easier.

Each week, we’ll pick a number of homes within a similar budget, to give you a better idea of where things are at at any given time.

This week, we’re looking at properties that are on the market in Limerick – from a five-bed detached in Herbertstown to a four-bed on a corner site in Annacotty.

Five-bed, detached, Herbertstown – €485,000

This home in the townland of Ballinard is set on about half an acre less than 1km from Herbertstown. A short commute to Bruff and Limerick city, this home has a solid oak kitchen, underfloor heating on the ground floor and countryside views from its elevated site. Built in 2004, it offers a tranquil setting and a bio cycle unit, providing modern comforts in a picturesque country atmosphere.

The property comprises an inviting entrance hall, spacious rooms, and modern amenities including a sunroom, utility and bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. With a stone wall at the front, an asphalt driveway and a detached garage, it offers both comfort and practicality.

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Four-bed, detached, Castleconnell – €475,000

Casa Verde in Castleconnell Village is a historic four-bed dating to the 1850s. Preserving its rich heritage, this home boasts original period features, high ceilings and cosy fireplaces. Its courtyard, enclosed by old stone walls, offers a serene retreat.

This property reveals the grace of the 19th century while providing modern comforts. It comprises spacious reception rooms, a traditional shaker kitchen and a sunlit conservatory that opens to the aforementioned courtyard. A detached coach house, renovated as a studio space, complements the property. With private gated access, this piece of history blends historical charm with contemporary living in a sought-after village near Limerick city. 

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Five-bed, detached, Pallasgreen – €475,000

Kilduff is a grand five-bed with three bathrooms set on half an acre and elevated site. With an efficient B3 energy rating, this 300 m property features a downstairs bedroom, main bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and a detached garage. Enjoying scenic views of the Galtee Mountains, it offers modern comforts like oil-fired heating, automated gates and EIR Broadband.

The house encompasses a spacious kitchen, dining room, sunroom, living areas and utility space. Its location near the N24 offers a quick 15 minute commute to Ballysimon, New Bon Secours Hospital and other amenities. Surrounded by lush countryside and close to the village amenities, this property marries convenience with rural living.

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Four-bed, detached, Annacotty – €475,000

Glenside is a delightful four-bed family home in a popular residential area. This property is in great condition and has a spacious kitchen with modern fittings, a bright living room with a feature fireplace and a versatile family room/home office. With newly carpeted bedrooms, the main bedroom includes an en suite bathroom, while the others share the family bathroom. 

The corner site provides a sunny, private garden space with potential for extension and parking for up to three cars. Situated near local amenities, schools and the Urban Greenway, it offers easy access to Castletroy town centre, the city centre and major roadways like the M7. 

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