The proposed mixed use redevelopment of Park Shopping Centre shall comprise the following:
Demolition of the existing Park Shopping Centre and nos. 42-45 Prussia Street, Dublin 7 and creation of portal openings in the former boundary wall (Protected Structure).
Construction of a new mixed use District Centre, Student Residential Housing and Build-to-Rent Housing development in 2no. buildings, a South Building and a North Building, separated by a new pedestrian and bicycle street connecting Prussia Street with the emerging Grangegorman SDZ campus. The buildings will range in height from 3-5 storeys on Prussia Street to 6-storeys (South Building) and 8-storeys (North Building) towards the Grangegorman campus.
District Centre development accommodating:Part-licensed supermarket, 11no. retail/non-retail service units and 2no. licensed café/restaurant units at ground floor;Two vehicular entrances from Prussia Street to provide access for deliveries and services (South entrance) and to provide access to undercroft parking and van deliveries (North entrance);Standing areas for deliveries and waste collection in designated service yards (South Building) and for car parking for 111no. cars, light van deliveries and bicycle parking (North Building);All associated ancillary facilities, landscaping and boundary treatments including acoustic attenuation measures where required.
Student residential accommodation overhead the District Centre accommodating 11no. student houses comprising 143no. apartments (including 28no. studios), with a total of 584no. bedspaces (556no. bedrooms) and associated balconies:The North Building student residential accommodation has reception and student amenities (concierge, café, lounge areas) at ground, mezzanine and first floor levels, with access to all levels overhead and a first floor level podium garden from which student apartments and student amenity areas (study centre, a recreation centre and laundry) are accessible; 2no. amenity terraces with pergola structures at fourth floor;
The South Building student residential accommodation has ground floor level foyer with access to all levels, staff rooms, fitness centre at ground and mezzanine levels and a first floor level podium garden from which student apartments are directly accessible.
Build-to-rent residential accommodation overhead the supermarket with lift and stair access from Prussia Street, comprising 29no. apartments with balconies (28no. 2 bedroom and 1no. 3 bedroom units) and 3no. 2 bedroom townhouses, laundry room, lounge/games room, bicycle store, waste store and podium garden with conservatory allotments.
The proposed new street will connect to the Grangegorman SDZ campus via a portal connection through a former boundary wall.
The development includes art display along the new street, landscaping, boundary treatments, signage, plant and substations, and all associated site works and services.