Construction Planned: 10-Storey Apartments on Malahide Road

Gem Construction have received planning permission from An Bord Pleanála for the construction 331 build-to-rent apartments in Newtown on Malahide Road, Dublin 17.

The development which is estimated at €72m will feature a mix of apartments in two blocks ranging in height from 8 to 10 storeys.

Construction works are expected to commence on this development in Q2 2021.

Residents will also have access to amenities such as a creche, gym, retail and café units and open greens and play areas.

The Newtown scheme will also provide improvements to the Malahide Road and Grove Lane with enhanced pedestrian and cyclists’ routes and connections.

CGI consultants, 3D Design Bureau liaised with John Flemming Architects to provide 3D planning solutions. For this project, 3D Design Bureau constructed architectural CGIs, verified view montages and a BRE daylight & sunlight assessment. All images and assessments were submitted as part of the planning application to An Bord Pleanála.

Full Project Details:

Project name: Build-to-rent SHD, Malahide Road.

Site location: Newtown, Malahide Road, Dublin 17

Planning stage: Planning granted

Planning documents: Development website – An Bord PleanálaFingal County Council

Floor area: 32890 m2

Site area: 1.22 hectares

Storeys: 8 to 10

Units: 331

Blocks: 2

Architectural CGI of Malahide Road SHD
Architectural CGI of Malahide Road SHD

Development Team:

Developer: Gem Construction Limited was founded in 1978, and over 40 years we have established their position as a leading Main Contractor.

Architect: John Fleming Architects were established in 1994, John Fleming Architects (JFA) has developed a diverse body of creative work. This work includes private one-off residential, multi-unit residential, commercial, hospitality/leisure and retail projects, as well as student residences and large-scale master planning exercises.

Planning Consultant: John Spain Associates was established in 1996 by John Spain. Based in heart of Dublin’s central business district with associate offices in London, Manchester and Leeds in the United Kingdom. They a wide range of professional services throughout Ireland in the areas of planning, development and environment.

Consulting Engineer: JOR Consulting Engineers specialise in a variety of disciplines, this firm was established by Joseph O’Reilly in 1998 and over the past thirteen years has developed a reputation for providing a professional, reliable and a personal service, offering an integrated civil and structural engineering service for clients in the public and private sectors.

Landscape Consultant: Park Hood are chartered landscape architects based in Dublin 2.

Landscape Consultant: The Tree File are based in Blackrock, Dublin.

Environmental Engineer: TMS Environment Limited are based in Tallaght, Dublin.

CGI consultants: 3D Design Bureau are specialists in Architectural Visualisation, BIM and VR – Delivering Quality Design Planning and Marketing Solutions. For this project, 3D Design Bureau created a series of architectural CGIs, verified view montages and a BRE daylight & sunlight assessment. All images were used for planning and marketing purposes. They are based in Dublin 4, Ireland.