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Modern living meets tranquil surroundings in Portarlington's newest development

Houses at Birchfields are on sale from €325,000.

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MODERN DESIGN AND eco-consciousness live in perfect harmony at this new development in the Laois town of Portarlington.

Located just off Bog Road, Birchfields is a great option for those seeking modern comforts, sustainability and a vibrant community. With prices starting from €325,000 and two property types available, buyers have choice when it comes to the space they’re after. 

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Upon entering Birchfields, you’re greeted by light-filled entrance halls leading to spacious sitting rooms. The contemporary kitchens are complete with modern appliances and have ample storage. There is also a guest toilet on the ground floor which adds extra practicality to busy, everyday family life. 

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With 11 homes in Phase 1, each one is designed with great attention to detail. Birchfields homes exude modernity while prioritising sustainability. Each home has an impressive A energy rating, reflecting its commitment to environmental responsibility and cost-effectiveness. Featuring triple-glazed windows and air-to-water heat pumps, these homes ensure optimal comfort and efficiency all year around.

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Upstairs, three well-appointed bedrooms offer the ideal retreat, and they are complemented by stylish main bathrooms. 

Beyond the front door lies the vibrant town of Portarlington, which is teeming with things to do and everything a growing family will need, from schools to shops, restaurants.

Nature lovers can explore nearby scenic walks, while those seeking relaxation can take a trip to the Heritage Hotel Golf and Spa Resort.

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For those who need to commute, Birchfields is conveniently located with easy access to the Dublin, Cork and Galway trains as well as the M7. 

The newest addition to Portarlington’s residential landscape, there’s no question that Birchfields embraces sleek design, eco-friendly features and an excellent location.

Houses at Birchfields, Bog Road, Portarlington, Co Laois are for sale from €325,000 through Sherry Fitzgerald.