The development will consist of the construction of a new residential development of 468 no. units in the form of 452 no. apartment units (41 no. studio apartment units, 257 no. 1 bed apartment units, 136 no. 2 bed apartment units; and 18 no. 3 bed apartment units) and 16 no. house units (10 no. 3 bed semi-detached house units and and 6 no. 1 bed bungalow units). A café / restaurant of c. 140 sq m; office space of 149 sq m; concierge of c. 149 sq m and central residential tenant amenity space of c. 458 sq m is also proposed.
The following build - to - rent residential development is provided:
452 build to rent apartment units (ranging from 1 - 12 storeys in height) in the form of 8 no. new residential blocks (Blocks A - H) as follows:
Block A (8 - 12 storeys) comprising 134 no. apartments (12 no. studio units, 93 no. 1 bed units and 29 no. 2 bed units);
Block B (2 - 9 storeys) comprising 103 no. apartments (18 no. studio units, 65 no. 1 bed units; 14 no. 2 bed units and 6 no. 3 bed units);
Block C (6 - 7 storeys) comprising 82 no. apartments (6 no. studio units, 60 no. 1 bed units and 16 no. 2 bed units);
Block D (5 storeys) comprising 36 no. apartments (1 no. studio unit, 5 no. 1 bed units; and 30 no. 2 bed units);
Block E (4 storeys) comprising 29 no. apartments (4 no. 1 bed units; and 25 no. 2 bed units);
Block F (2 - 4 storeys) comprising 56 no. apartments (4 no. studio units, 24 no. 1 bed units; and 16 no. 2 bed units and 12 no. 3 bed units);
Block G (3 storeys) comprising 6 no. apartments (3 no. 1 bed units and 3 no. 2 bed units); and
Block H (3 storeys) comprising 6 no. apartments (3 no. 1 bed units and 3 no. 2 bed units).
10 no. 3 bed semi-detached houses (2 storey) and 6 no. 1 bed bunaglows (1 storey) are proposed.
Adjacent to the existing pedestrian and vehicular access point from Old Bray Road there will be a café/restaurant of 140 sq m and residential amenity area at ground and first floor providing resident support services and concierge services of 149 sq m. At first floor level is a proposed commercial office space of c. 149 sq m. Located centrally within the development attached to the southern gable of Block B there is a two storey residential amenity space of c. 458 sq m; providing for resident support facilities and amenities including reading room, lounge, gym and terrace.
Each residential unit will be afforded with private open space in the form of a balcony/terrace/roof terrace or private rear garden area. Public open space is also proposed in the form of external residential amenity spaces, play areas, courtyards and gardens.
274 car parking spaces (273 at basement level and 1 at ground level), 616 bicycle parking spaces (512 at basement level and 104 at ground level) and 12 motorcycle spaces (12 at basement level) are proposed.
Basement areas of c. 9,024 sq m are proposed (Level -1) and include car parking, waste management areas and plant areas. 3 no. ESB substations and 3 no. Switch Rooms (c. 77 sq m combined) are proposed at ground level.
The development shall be served via the existing vehicular access point from the Old Bray Road. Upgrade works are proposed to this vehicular access point to facilitate the proposed development and to provide for improved access and egress for the overall development.
Provision is made for new pedestrian connections to Willow Grove; the N11; and Cornelscourt Village. Provision is also made for a new cyclist connection to the N11. A drop-off zone is also proposed at the entrance to the site.
The associated site and infrastructural works include provision for water services; foul and surface water drainage and connections; attenuation proposals; permeable paving; all landscaping works; boundary treatment; internal roads and footpaths; and electrical services.