Glasnevin to Welcome a 191-Unit Apartment Scheme.

The north Dublin suburb of Glasnevin will be welcoming a new apartment development as An Bord Pleanála approved the construction of 191 units. The scheme, designed by O’Mahony Pike Architects, is being developed by Ruirside Developments Limited.

The apartments will be spread across 3 blocks that will range up to six-storeys in height. They will comprise 95 one-bed, 76 two-bed, and 20 three-bed apartments.

Large sections of the 1.25-hectare site will be allocated for public and open space including open greens, landscaping, and walkways throughout the scheme.

CGI consultants, 3D Design Bureau, liaised with the development team to provide both 3D planning and 3D marketing solutions. 3D Design Bureau produced a total of 26 verified view montages and 9 architectural CGIs which were submitted as part of the planning application to An Bord Pleanála. The 3D visualisations are now being used for marketing purposes with national media covering the project.

Full Project Details:

(Provided by Construction Information Services)

Project Name: Finglas Road Apartment Development

Project Type: Apartment Development

Site Location: Finglas Road, Dublin 11, Co. Dublin.

Stage: Planning granted

Planning Documents: An Bord Pleanala Link

Planning Authority: Dublin City Council

Planning Reference: ABPREF310722

Floor Area: 16,124 m2

Site Area: 1.25 ha

Total Res Units: 191

One Bed Apartments: 95

Two Bedroom Apartments: 76

Three Bed Apartments: 20

Storeys: 6

Car Spaces: 99

Bicycle Spaces: 271

Architectural CGI of the recently approved 191-unit apartment development at Merville Place, Finglas Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11.
Architectural CGI of the recently approved 191-unit apartment development at Merville Place, Finglas Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11.

Development Team

Developer: Ruirside Developments Limited are based in Dublin.

Architect: O’Mahony Pike Architects is an architecture and urban design practice, with offices in Dublin and Cork.

Planning Consultant: Stephen Little & Associates Chartered Town Planner are chartered town planning and development consultants based in Dublin.

Archaeologist: Courtney Deery Heritage Consultancy are experts in providing specialist archaeological and cultural heritage services to planning, development, and heritage-related sectors.

Consulting Engineer: TJ O’Connor and Associates Consulting Engineers is the lead designer in Civil Engineering of many of the country’s major wastewater systems, water supply projects, and flood alleviation and management schemes.

Landscape Consultant: Doyle + O’Troithigh delivers projects that range from public realm design and open space development to landscape restoration and conservation.

Environmental Engineer: In2 Engineering and Design Partnership is a modern MEP services engineering consultancy based across multiple office sites throughout Ireland and the UK.

Transport Consultant: SYSTRA Limited has been involved in UK mobility and mass transit schemes for over 50 years and has delivered projects in the Republic of Ireland for nearly 40 years.

CGI Consultants3D Design Bureau – are specialists in architectural visualisation, BIM and VR – delivering quality design planning and marketing solutions. For this project 3D Design Bureau produced a total of 14 verified view montages, 5 architectural CGIs, and a BRE Daylight & Sunlight Assessment which were submitted as part of the planning application to An Bord Pleanála. They are based in Blackrock, Dublin.

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