Client: Brothers of Charity, Kilcolgan, Co Galway
Project Description: The contract was to construct a building that would accommodate the needs of persons with a disability or mobility impairment. The contract involved the demolition of existing site structures and the demolition and alteration to an existing single storey dwelling. The work entailed extending the dwelling to incorporate a single two bedroom independent living apartment and a 320sqft single bedroom independent apartment, including a dining/sun room. All bathroom suites were Doc M compliant to include level deep showers, rails etc. All internal doors were altered to accommodate wheelchair access. All external doors were Doc M compliant with external path ramps and safety railings as required.
Completed November 2012