Development Opportunity - Galway City Centre
The Ceannt Quarter
- Premium Rental bids, by competitive tender, are being sought on behalf of CIE. Tender Date 22nd November
- Strategically located Development Site in the heart of Galway city overlooking Eyre Square
- Ceannt Quarter will be Galway's New Urban Quarter (SPP) and represents one of the largest landholdings in the City ever come to the market - Comprising an elevated site of 8.18 acres, zoned City Centre, the site has the capability to meet the pent-up demand for commercial accommodation in the city particular for prime retail space
- Offered by way of 7 year building licence (agreement for lease) and a 300 year ground lease - This transaction is not being run under any procurement procedure governed by the European and or Irish procurement legislation
An 8.18-acre site situated in the heart of galway city, the ceannt station site is situated just off Eyre Square, Galway's most famous landmark. This city centre site is steeped in the history of this medieval city with the station being built in 1851 to coincide with the completion of the Dublin-Galway railway line
Galway is the largest city in the west of Ireland, the third largest city in the Republic of Ireland after Dublin and Cork and has a population of 79,504, a 5.3% growth in the last five years, with a combined population for Galway City and County of 258,982 (Census 2016). Galway has two major third level institutions; National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) and Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), which, together in Galway city, have a total student population of approximately 25,000. This University City continues to benefit from a highly-educated and ...