Saturday July 4, 2020

Kennedy named as buyer of Kildare’s Magee barracks

Jersey-based developer currently involved in pre-planning discussions with Kildare County Council

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

@whytebarry
9th April, 2017
The site of Magee Barracks in Kildare town

Magee Barracks in Kildare town, the 50-acre site which sold last year for €8.2 million, was bought by Irish property developer David Kennedy, The Sunday Business Post can reveal.

Jersey-based developer Kennedy is currently involved in pre-planning discussions with Kildare County Council while architectural firm John Spain and Associates is involved in preparing a design for the site.

However, there has been no indication of just what Kennedy plans for the site, and no planning...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

As the online debate on trans issues remains heated, those affected by them in the real world are calling for more support, space and understanding. But are their voices being heard?

Colin Murphy | 1 week ago

The former NTMA head says he is ‘quite alarmed’ at the potential for legal actions over the large number of deaths in nursing homes during the crisis

Michael Brennan | 2 months ago

Oil storage in the self-styled ‘Pipeline Crossroads of the World’ is full to the brim, but the black stuff keeps on coming. With much of the world’s economy in a Covid-19 slowdown, at one point last week, benchmark US crude oil was priced at minus $37.63 a barrel

Barry J Whyte | 2 months ago