Virtus were engaged by Hines Ireland at initial concept design stage to manage the procurement of a suitably qualified concept / planning design team and to deliver planning for the various elements of the overall Cherrywood Town Centre including TC2 residential which was granted planning in May 2018.
The scheme consisted initially of 384 residential units including a mix of studio, 1bed, 2bed and three bed apartment units and also includes ground floor retail and private communal areas with a total area of circa 37,500sqm. The development is divided into two equally sized blocks of five stories off a newly formed Grand Parade which will run parallel with the existing Luas bridge structure.
Following changes to the planning guidelines in late 2018 a revised panning application was submitted for an additional 47 apartment units within the same area footprint which was successfully granted permission in April 2019.
Virtus have continued as Project Managers post planning and are currently managing the detailed design stage and construction. Sisk are the appointed main contractor and are due to complete works in May 2021. The development will form part of the first Well Community scheme in Europe promoting and incorporating