D2HQ, AUNGIER STREET, DUBLIN 2 | Prime, Strategically located development site in Dublin city centre

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY A prime site extending to approx. 1.02 ha (2.5 acres) located in Dublin 2. Existing building currently occupied by TU Dublin was built in 1989 and ranges in heights from 4-5 storeys above basement car park, extending to approx. 25,842 sq. m in total (GFA). Zoned Z5 City Centre – To consolidate and facilitate the development of the central area, and to identify, reinforce, strengthen and protect its civic design character and dignity. Feasibility study demonstrating the development potential for commercial and mixed use schemes (SPP). THE SITE The buildings, ranging in height from 4-5 storeys, were constructed in 1989 and extended in 1994 and 2004 and are of steel frame construction with concrete block infill walls and a brick and stone façade. There is a basement car park which provides for 89 parking spaces in total, with an open area to the rear of the buildings. ZONING The primary purpose of this zoning use is to sustain life within the centre of the city through intensive mixed-use development. The aim of this zoning is to provide a dynamic mix of uses which interact with each other, help create a sense of community, and to sustain the vitality of the inner city both by day and night. Under the zoning objective a diverse range of developments are permitted including Office, Residential, Student Accommodation, Hotel & Retail. FEASIBILITY STUDY OMP Architecture and IMG Planning Consultants have prepared a feasibility study and planning report demonstrating the development potential of the subject site.

Location Description

LOCATION The site occupies a high profile corner location on the junction of Bishop Street and Peter Row, with excess 240m of frontage facing on to Bishop Street and Peter Row. The site is bound by Bishop Street to the south, Peter Row to the east, Peter Street to the south and the National Archives of Ireland to the west. The entrance to the basement of the existing building is located on Bishop Street, with vehicular access also provided on Peter Street. DESCRIPTION The site extends to 2.5 acres (1.02 Ha) and is located within the heart of Dublin city, within 350m of St Stephen's Green, offering the purchaser the opportunity to deliver a brand new urban quarter in a central area of Dublin city. The site is currently occupied by a number of existing building extending to approx. 25,842 sq m (278,70 sq ft) in total and occupied by TU Dublin.

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Specification/Key Benefits

  • Strategically located city centre development site
  • Excellent transport links including LUAS, Dublin Bus and Irish Rail
  • Site is zoned Z5 under Dublin City Development Plan 2016-2022
  • Total Site Area 1.02 Ha (2.5 acres)



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