Wednesday July 8, 2020

Local unease as Cairn Homes looks to build apartments on creche space

Housebuilding giant is building Marianella scheme on the site of a former monastery in Rathgar in Dublin 6

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
14th June, 2020
Cairn Homes is building Marianella, a scheme of 308 houses and apartments, on the site of a former Redemptorist monastery in Rathgar

One of the country’s biggest homebuilders is seeking to convert a space allocated for a crèche in one of its schemes into seven apartments.

Cairn Homes is building Marianella, a scheme of 308 houses and apartments, on the site of a former Redemptorist monastery in Rathgar in Dublin 6. Prices for the remaining units start at €795,000.

The development has its own cinema screen as well as a gym with a steam room...

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