Meath Living: New homes to meet all budgets

Developments in Mornington, Dunshaughlin and Bettystown

Maydenhayes Mornington.

Three-bedroom properties (110sq m). From €235,000. Knight Frank and Sherry Property

Developer Mornington New Homes launched the first phase of its new scheme at Maydenhayes in the grounds of Donacarney House and demesne in Mornington, Co Meath, in August 2015. With the 43 homes sold, a second phase of the scheme is for sale through joint agents Knight Frank and Sherry Property.

This phase includes a mixture of three-, four- and five- bedroom semi-detached homes, and also four- and five- bedroom detached houses.


Prices start at €235,000 for the three-bedroom 110sq m units, up to €357,000 for the 162sq m five-bedroom detached houses.

The redbrick houses, which are close to the beach and golf clubs at Bettystown and Laytown, have A2/A3 energy ratings and air sourced heat pumps to keep heating and hot water costs down.

The Georgian Collection at Seachnall Abbey, Dunshaughlin.

Four-bedroom detached (232sq m). From €575,000 Hora Property Consultants

With the first and second phase of Edwardian style homes on the grounds of Seachnall Abbey sold out, developer Hora Homes have launched the final phase, called The Georgian Collection, an upmarket development of 15 four-bedroom houses.

Designed by architects DJ O'Daly and Associates, the houses are built to exact proportions of Georgian houses and feature high ceilings, a leaded fanlight and sash windows. All houses have three reception rooms with German Leicht kitchens by McNally Kitchens – who also built the oak slide robes in the bedrooms. High-end Siemens kitchen appliances include an integrated bean-to-cup coffee maker and double fridge freezer. The detached houses have A3 energy ratings, cobble lock driveways and slate roofs. For sale through Hora Property Consultants with prices from €575,000.

Cois Na Mara Bettystown.

Three-bedroom (109sq m) From €237,000. Property Team Noel Kelly

The Cois Na Mara development by Carroll Estates is under way directly opposite the golf and tennis club at Bettystown. Located five minutes from the beach, the 370-unit development comprises a mix of three- and four-bedroom homes.

Three-bedroom 109sq m units are priced at €237,000 and four-bedroom 125sq m units are €265,000. The three-bedroom houses have an open study on the upper floor and all houses are A rated with solar panels and condenser boilers, and CAT 5 ethernet cabling is installed for future expansion.