GSA Dominick Street Student Accommodation, Dublin 1

GSA Dominick Street Student Accommodation, Dublin 1

Client

GSA (Global Student Accommodation)

Project Managers

Cogent Associates

Architects

Reddy Architecture

Quantity Surveyor

Cogent Associates

Structural Engineer

CS Consulting

Services Engineer

Axis Engineering

Duration

16 Months

Area

10,000m2

Description:

The development consists of a high quality student accommodation scheme whose key features include 4 storey plus set back fronting onto Dominick St. Upper reducing to a 3 storey element at the rear of the site, mirroring that of the surroundings and fitting into the urban context of the site. The massing of the scheme has been broken down by high quality brick detailing and glazed breaks in the facade along Dominick St. The Building steps back next to the protected structure with a glazed curtain walling system abutting the protected structure next door. Provision of social spaces and reception along Dominick St. promoting active uses and the provision of Internal Courtyard to include landscaped amenity space. This development comprises of 324 beds including mixture of 3, 4, 6 & 8 bed apartments and studios.

The scheme will enhance this unused brownfield site and change this part of Dominick St into a vibrant student hub.