BV Commercial real estate advisors presents to the market this substantial parcel of development lands at Swan Gate, Athenry. One of the last remaining sites of scale in the town, these lands comprise c.16.5 acres on the site of the former Athenry House.
Planning permission was previously granted on these lands on August 18 2008 for a commercial development comprising c10,568sq m residential, c3,804sq m retail, c4,343sq m office, c6,608sq m hotel, c200sq m restaurant, c785sq m public house, and c417sq m childcare facility. That planning permission expired in August 2013.
The site is located in Athenry town centre directly behind the Kenny Park GAA pitch. This site is a strategically important development site for the town of Athenry.
Athenry is one of the main commuter towns for Galway city, situated approximately 25km to the east of the city. According to Census 2016, the population of Athenry was 4,445 and growing.
Located off Junction 17 of the M6 Dublin–Galway motorway, the town is served by rail and bus on a regular basis also. Situated on the Galway–Dublin and Galway–Limerick rail lines, the property is within walking distance of Athenry train station. There are eight trains per day each way on the Galway to Limerick line, and 18 trains per day on the Galway to Dublin line, reducing to four and 11 respectively each way on Sundays. Buses to Galway serve Athenry six times per day.
The site is guiding at €2.5m. For more details contact Gerard Mahon 086 1893101/091 745240, email [email protected].