Prime residential location only 2.5 miles from Galway city centre, immediately adjacent to Castlegar village, National School, Nursing Home, Church, and the industrial estates: Parkmore and Ballybrit.
The lands are situated within the village envelope of Castlegar whilst adjacent to the city centre, yet retains a rural ambience and countryside feel.
Excellent opportunity for a high density development of up to 20 units per acre subject to planning permission with all services available for connection.
There is high demand for houses in this area due to the proximity to the large employment hubs on the east side of the city.
Planning policy for the area is contained within the Galway City Development Plan 2017-2023. The lands are located in an area zoned Objective R which is defined as residential.
Uses Permitted Under the Residential Objective:
To provide for residential development and for associated support development, which will ensure the protection of existing residential amenity and will contribute to sustainable residential neighbourhoods.
The Proposed N6 Galway City Ringroad
The proposed N6 Galway City ringroad runs to the north of the subject lands however the bypass does not impact on the site. The new bypass, if constructed, would further improve the local area on from an accessibility perspective.
- Prime residential location only 2.5 miles from Galway city centre
- Excellent opportunity for a high density development
- The lands are located in an area zoned Objective R which is defined as residential.