Tony Kavanagh

Tony Kavanagh

Director, Head of Residential (Galway)

Sherry FitzGerald Galway

Key Skills:
With expertise in residential agency of both new and previously owned homes, to include such skills as valuations, marketing, sales and acquisitions of residential properties.

Tony started his career in 1986 and has worked in the property industry since. He has worked in counties Wexford, Wicklow, Dublin and since 1999 in Galway. Tony joined the Sherry FitzGerald Group in 1996 and worked in the Drumcondra office, managed the Lucan office and in 1999 became a Director and moved to manage the Sherry FitzGerald Galway City office. He has huge experience in the sale of second hand and new homes and has handled the sale of some of Galway’s highest value residential properties and some of the City’s largest new homes developments. Other experience includes valuation of residential property, acting as an expert witness and experience in letting and management of residential properties. His responsibilities include the running and development of Sherry FitzGerald’s Residential Business in Galway City in sales, letting and management.

• Member Society Chartered Surveyors Ireland (MSCSI)
• Member Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)

Tony's Properties For Sale    View All

Site At, Clooniffe, Moycullen, Co Galway

€40,000 - Asking Price|

Potential residential site for one dwelling with frontage directly onto local access road. Located in an area approx 8.5 km from Galway City and 3.8 km to Moycullen village. The property offers potential purchasers the opportunity to design, plan and build their own home (subject to planning permission). Site extends to approx 0.5 acres. There are neighbouring houses close to the site in a rural yet not remote location.

Directions: Take the N59 Galway to Moycullen road, past Gleno Abbey Hotel and approx 3.9 km after the hotel take a rifht turn at Clooniffe. Travel down this local narrow road for approx. 2.52 km and the site is on the left just past two detached cottage style homes on the left.

The property is approx. 8.5km from Galway City,, 3.8 km from Moycullen village, accessed via local road and is 2.5 km from the main Galway to Moycullen Road.

BER exempt
10 Seabury, Barna Demesne, Rusheen Bay, Co Galway

€495,000 - Asking Price|3 Bedrooms, 116 sqm approx

Superb first floor apartment fronting onto and overlooking Rusheen Bay. No. 10 is a large three bedroom apartment fitted to a very high standard by its current owner who has occupied the property since new. Built by Edward Holdings circa 2005, the apartments at Barna Demesne are renowned for their space, light and quality fit out. No. 10 occupies one of the prime positions within the development facing South East with a large balcony and picture windows overlooking Rusheen Bay and Barna Woods.

On entering the apartment the sense of space and light is immediate with high ceilings taking full advantage of views and the gardens of the development. Fitted to a very high standard with carpet, timber and tiled floors, quality kitchen, bathroom suites and gas fire central heating and a large balcony.

Barna Demesne is an exclusive gated development in a popular setting developed on the gardens of and incorporating Barna House which dates back to the 1700’s and was built by The Lynch family one of the historic tribes of Galway.

BER B3 Rating

Tony's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Bóthar na Gréine, Barna, Co Galway, H91 YDC6 Sale Agreed

€800,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 350 sqm approx

Substantial detached family residence on a 0.86 acre site of well planned established gardens overlooking Galway Bay. Architect designed by Simon J. Kelly Architects and built in 1998 the residence offers extensive accommodation and takes full advantage of the site and natural features particularly views, aspect, light and sun. Barna is a popular seaside village just west of Galway City and is well known for its quality restaurants, the 12 Hotel, has primary schools, shops and a pier onto Galway Bay. Bóthar na Gréine, is only 2 km from the village and is in a small cul-de-sac road with 6 detached homes.

On entering the house one is struck by the space and light, from the entrance hall all the way through the house. Many of the rooms have dual aspects all with views of the established gardens and many particularly reception rooms with views of Galway Bay. The rooms are well proportioned, bright and airy. The current owners, who have been occupiers from day one, fitted the house to a high standard with quality fittings throughout. The thermal efficiency of the house has been improved over recent years with extra insulation in walls, loft, new burner in boiler, addition of solar panels for heating of water and space. Concrete built home with concrete block internal walls, concrete stairwell and first floors.

The care and attention given to the residence extends to the gardens, originally landscaped with care. It has matured well with established trees, shrubs, hedgerows and lawns, fruit garden, vegetable garden. A large South-West facing patio off principle reception rooms. Tarmacadam drive to front, side and rear.

BER C1 Rating
Mweeloon, Maree, Oranmore, Co Galway, H91 A7YH Sale Agreed

€1,250,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 536 sqm approx

Mweeloon House is a luxurious residence that has been constructed to an extremely high specification (A rated) standard with incredible attention to detail. The main house extends to some 536 sq.m | 5,769 sq. Ft. With excellent space for family living and entertaining. The property offers breath-taking panoramic water views, and scenic views over to The Clare hills and The Burren.


On entering Mweeloon House, a large reception hall greets you with tiled floors and solid Irish Elm panelling on the walls, making for a very warm welcome. There is a superb feature staircase leading to the first floor and double doors through to the open plan kitchen.

BER A3 Rating
Drimneen House, Knockillaree, Oughterard, Co Galway, H91 R25W Sold

€495,000 - Asking Price|5 Bedrooms, 387 sqm approx

Drimneen House is a fine “Country House” style riverside residence fronting and overlooking the Drimneen River; a tributary of, and only a short boat ride to, Lough Corrib. Drimneen Set amidst four acres of grounds, made up of developed gardens, lawns, shrub beds and two paddocks, it is accessed off local road via a short fine gravel avenue.

Aughanure Castle is close by and also fronts onto the Drimneen River and has access to some of Lough Corrib’s best fishing around Oughterard Bay, Greenfields and Birchall. Oughterard Golf Club is approximately 700 metres from the house.

The residence was built by its current owner in 2003 and offers a high standard of fitout and accommodation. It is evident on entering this home the amount of thought, care and attention to detail that went into the design and fit out of this home.

BER C3 Rating