on request

For Sale


Keane Mahony Smith are delighted to bring to the market this excellent development opportunity in an unrivalled location. This site comprises c. 7 acres with full planning permission for 21 luxury houses in two lots. The site is ideally located on the main Galway - Barna road, just 1km east of Barna village and 3.5miles from Galway City. With an excellent elevation the site boasts views overlooking the Atlantic Ocean to the front and scenic rugged countryside to the rear. Planning permission has been granted here for a total of 21 luxury houses with 15 detached and 6 semi-detached. (Planning reference no. 202060.) The spectacular location and unrivalled position provide a unique opportunity to develop architecturally designed A-rated houses specifically designed to suit modern requirements and ticking all the boxes in respect of location, design, architecture and elevation. The proposed development comprises two lots with 5 varying luxury house types. Lot 1 comprises house types A, B, C/C1, and D on a total site area of c. 6 acres. Types A, B, and C/C1 are 13no. extensive 5-bedroom detached homes ranging from 242 - 286 sq.m. Type D comprises 6no. 3-bed semi-detached homes of 114 sq.m. Lot 2 comprises c. 0.9 acre and has full planning permission for 2no. House Type E, which are very impressive large 5-bed detached homes extending to a generous 336sq.m. Each house type has been thoughtfully designed to capture the surrounding views with large windows and open-plan spaces. The spacious contemporary layout is ideal for modern family living. These units would be extremely attractive to the market as there is a significant demand for these larger house types in the current climate. With Covid-19 the prospect of more floor space is very appealing for the extending family or for working-from-home purposes. New build properties have proven very popular to the market in recent years with high quality of construction and A-Rated BER as standard. Agent's Comment: This is probably one of Galway's finest development opportunties to come to the market and affords the potential buyer a unique opportunity to construct quality A-rated homes overlooking the ocean and within a stone's throw of the highly popular seaside village of Barna with all its facilities and amenities. The property is located only 2.5 miles west of Salthill and 3.5 miles from Galway City.