Carman Hall Student Accommodation

Some brilliant progress pictures of 207-bed purpose-built student accommodation development on Carman Hall in Merchants Quay, Dublin.

The Crosslane Student Developments scheme comprises of three residential buildings of between three and six storeys, with 207 high-specification en-suite beds arranged in cluster apartments of between five to eight bedrooms. The development will also feature significant dedicated communal areas, including a common room, gym, study room, bicycle storage, a public coffee shop at ground level and a private outdoor landscaped courtyard.

The site is located at the junction of Carman Hall and Garden Lane, within Dublin’s main ring road, just to the west of the city centre and south of the River Liffey. The development is a short walk away from Trinity College Dublin and the Royal College of Surgeons’ campus in Ireland campus, with the University College Dublin and Dublin City University being easily accessible by public transport.

O’Reilly Concrete are currently supplying and fitting the precast frame for the project including the walls, floors, columns and beams for the main contractor, Stewart Construction. Credit must also go to the Consultant Engineers on the job, Duke McCaffrey Consulting.

Block 01 has since been finished whilst Block 02 has one level left to complete and Block 03 has 2 levels to complete. The scheduled date for completion is 4 weeks from now, Friday 15th March at which stage the full precast frame for the 3 blocks will be finished.