Tuesday March 31, 2020

A modern twist on co-living in a lovingly restored Killarney building

An ageing 1950s-era property known locally as ‘German Flats’ has been imaginatively re-designed into a co-living development

17th March, 2019
Each of Abode’s 12 apartments incorporates an ‘eat-in’ kitchen

The 21st-century incarnation of the co-living concept has hit Killarney in Co Kerry in the guise of Abode, an avant-garde project incorporating some 12 retro-designed apartments in Aghadoe, which has just opened.

The developer is Kerry native Derek Twiss of Bond Street Investments, who previously worked in the development of co-living properties in Britain and Ireland.

In August 2018, Twiss acquired an ageing property locally known as ‘German Flats’ just outside Killarney to initiate the region’s...

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