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22 Jan 2022

New multi-use development in planning for Blackrock

Community digital hub, retail and yoga, pilates and wellness centre included in plans

New multi-use development in planning for Blackrock

New multi-use development in planning for Blackrock

Community digital hub office accommodation; a yoga, pilates and wellness centre; and retail units are included in designs for a new development planned at Knockshee in Blackrock, Co Louth.

A planning application has been lodged by Thorhammer Ltd with Louth County Council this week, seking planning permission for the development across three separate buildings.

According to the application lodged with the Council, Thorhammer Ltd are seeking permission for the construction of three buildings comprising the following:

Building number one comprises ground floor retail; a community digital hub office accommodation on the first, second and third floors; and a yoga, pilates and wellness centre with a juice bar and healthy snack facility on the fourth floor.

Building number two comprises ground floor retail; a community digital hub office accommodation on the first, second and third floors; and a spa treatment and wellness centre on the fourth floor.

Building number three comprises ground floor retail; a community digital hub office accommodation on the first, second and third floors; and a gymnasium and fitness centre on the fourth floor.

The applicant is also seeking planning permission for a landscaped public realm with hard landscaping seating areas, semi-mature planting etc. to the west of the site along the public road and also between buildings one and twp, centrally in the site.

Provision of new semi-mature, deciduous planting to the western and north western boundaries is also in the application, along with the provision of on-site carparking and bicycle parking.

Access to the development is planned for by the connection into existing adjoining road network and to construct new footpaths to service the proposed development.

A decision is due on the application by March 6, with submissions due by Feburary 13.

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