Skip to main content

Planning Granted for Gaelcampus Athenry

Published September 2023
Read time 1 minute(s)

COADY Architects are delighted to announce that Galway County Council have by order dated 17th August decided to grant planning permission for a new Gaelscoil Campus at Caheroyn Road, Athenry.

The new campus will be located at the junction of the Tuam Road and Caheroyn Road on the site of the former Clarin College, which is currently being demolished to make way for the new campus.

The campus will comprise of two school buildings. Gaelscoil Riada a part one and two-storey, 16 classroom primary school with single class base SEN and ancillary spaces with total floor area of circa 2890sqm. Colaiste an Eachraidh a part one, two and three-story 450 pupil post primary school with 17 general classrooms, 12 specialist classrooms, Sports Hall, single class base SEN, and ancillary spaces with a total floor area of circa 6985sqm.

The development will also include proposed site works comprising of all new hard play areas, shared central grass play area, general purpose external amenity spaces, access road with lay-by set down, car and bicycle parking, utilities and staorage buildings, and ancillary infrastructure and landscaping works.

© COADY Architects
living, working, learning, wellbeing
Building Communities