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.

Experience:
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.

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

Tony's Properties For Sale    View All

2 An Fearban, Coismeig Mor, Furbo, Co. Galway

€695,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 213 sqm approx

No. 2 An Fearban is a new detached contemporary home built on the seaside of the road in Furbo Village directly overlooking Galway Bay. It is one of only seven new architecturally designed homes, each on own large site, but sharing common open green spaces and direct access to the shore of Galway Bay. No. 2 is designed to take full advantage of the natural amenities of the site and location, facing South the views over Galway Bay are spectacular and this aspect maximises solar gain and light.

The house is substantially completed just requiring new owners finishing touch in picking kitchen, wardrobes and completing flooring. The house is bright, spacious and with an open plan living, dining, kitchen and family area. Concrete built home with concrete floors between ground and first floor level. Large terrace facing South overlooking the Bay with direct door access off living area. These homes are A Rated BER designed to be very energy efficient, comfortable low cost homes. High level insulation, passive standard windows and doors, heat recovery ventilation system, air to water heat pump heating system, improved air tightness are some of the design features. Each house has an individual gated entrance, graveled drive, lawned gardens to front, sides and rear and natural stone wall boundaries.

Furbo is a popular well serviced village with shops, primary school, hotel and leisure centre, pubs and eateries. Located approx. 9 miles West of Galway City it benefits from having strong vibrant local community and is designated Gaeltacht area. On the shores of and overlooking Galway Bay and the Atlantic Ocean it is in a very scenically beautiful location. The owner of No. 2 will be required to be an Irish language speaker as there is an Irish language planning clause attached to this residence.

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Site With PP, Forramoyle West, Barna, Co Galway

€260,000 - Asking Price|

A rare opportunity to acquire a residential site with benefit of planning permission for a detached two storey residence of 242 sq mt (2604 sq ft). The grant of permission while having 15 conditions has no onerous or housing need restrictions. The site is mature with an existing cottage on site (to be demolished) and is uniform in shape. Planning is for a contemporary style residence with 4 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms, 4 bathrooms and is designed by Sean Dockery Architects.

Located on an established residential road approx. 150 metres off the R336 Barna to Furbo road approx 1.5km from Barna village. There are sea views towards and over Galway Bay.

Sites without restrictive conditions are very difficult to acquire in the Barna area. The quality of design, location, views and site size will prove attractive. Contact agents for details of grant of planning and house style. Full planning detail can be sourced on Galway County Council Planning Ref 17/731.

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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.

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Tony's Properties Recently Sold    View All

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.

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4 An Fearban, Coismeig Mor, Furbo, Co. Galway Sold

€655,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 241 sqm approx

An Fearban is Galway's most exciting new address in almost 10 years. An Fearban is the only new development of detached homes currently under construction in Galway, and is located on the outskirts of the city in the village of Furbo.

An Fearban is a development of only 7 detached architecturally designed homes, with all homes South facing overlooking Galway Bay.

Situated on the sea shore these detached homes have spectacular views over Galway Bay on to the Clare Hills, The luxurious homes combine sustanable low energy design, with high levels of comfort, and maximum convenience to provide a better home now and for the future.

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2 Pollnarooma West, Salthill, Galway Sold

€625,000 - Sold Price|4 Bedrooms, 165 sqm approx

FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION

On Thursday 25th May in The Ardilaun Hotel, Taylors Hill, Galway at 3.00pm

The Promenade, swimming at Blackrock, Galway Golf Club, the tennis club, Pearse Stadium, established schools and services, all on the shores of Galway Bay are some of what makes Salthill so

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