Fergal McGirl - Conservation architect dublin

bohermeen village centre, co. meath

pubsketchBohermeen was designated as a “graig” in the 2000 meath development plan. The development consists of a village centre to serve local commercial and housing needs and a retirement village with a total area in excess of 100,000 sq ft.

The village centre proposal consists of a cluster of eleven dwelling houses, a public house, local supermarket and petrol station which has been designed around three sides of a focal village green space which adjoins the tree-lined main road.

The retirement home proposal consists of a 70 bedroom nursing home and 44 unit sheltered housing village laid out around landscaped courtyards and sheltered green areas with pedestrian routes separated from vehicular and service access.