St. Joseph’s Residential & Respite Facility, Limerick

Project Description


Ballyhoura / St. Joseph’s Foundation / JP McManus Foundation

Project Duration

15 months

Design Team

Healy Partners Architects
Kilgallen & Partners Consulting Engineers
Moloney Fox Consulting Engineers

Project Description

This project consisted of the demolition of old buildings on site, the construction of a 17 classroom and 18-bedroom respite residential facility for young people with Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome, working closely with conservation architects due to the nature of some of the buildings on site.

This facility consists of four separate residential care units, craft centre, equestrian centre and associated site development and infrastructural works.

All associated site works and landscaping were also undertaken by Conack Construction Ltd., these included new entrance way to the site, complete with access road and car parking facilities, new site services and on-site sewage percolation area and surface water attenuation tank.