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Connolly Hospital St Francis Hospice Development

Bennett Construction Ltd were appointed by St Francis Hospice Association to construct their new hospice facility in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

This development consisted of a new two storey hospice building which included; an entrance area with a restaurant and chapel, day care area including therapy areas, outpatient area, homecare department, day care administration, paramedical department, services area, landscaped gardens, surface car parking, basement level parking, perimeter boundary fence, attenuation pond, additional site works and an access road from Connolly Hospital. The project consisted of two phases with Phase 1 consisting of the construction of the new two storey Building comprising Daycare, Paramedical, and Daycare Therapy/Outpatient units with underground car parking facilities and a gross internal floor area of 6000M2. Phase 2 consisted of a new two storey building comprising of a 24 bed inpatient wards, treatment rooms, Administration, Bereavement Centres and Mortuary Block with a gross internal Floor area 5000m2. Construction started on site in 2009 and the building was handed over in March 2011.

Project Details
Client: St Francis Hospice Association
Category: Healthcare and Pharmaceutical
Size: 11,000m2
Architect: Burke Kennedy Doyle Architects
Surveyor: David Turner & Associates
Timeframe: 18 months
Cost: 20 Million
Location: Ireland