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

Gannough Cottage, Cleggan, Co Galway

€575,000 - Asking Price|2 Bedrooms, 140 sqm approx

Charming traditional cottage style residence on approximately 11 acres of lands that span the Aughras peninsula at Gannough. The property benefits from having approx. 450 meters of seashore frontage, including beaches facing both North and South on either side of the small peninsula. The area is scenically stunning, on the Atlantic shore with views to north to Inisbofin, Achill, Croagh Patrick, to the west Friar Island, to the south Slyne Head and inland to the east, the Twelve Pins and Mweelrea Mountains.

The residence comprises an extended and enhanced traditional cottage style home with large bright well proportioned rooms most with dual aspects to take full advantage of the light and views. Entered via porch into large reception room with feature open hearth fireplace, there is one bedroom and bathroom off this room. A study/dining room leads to the master bedroom suite with extensive built in wardrobes, en suite bathroom and the bedroom has a vaulted ceiling and windows facing south, west and north. To the rear of the main structure is the kitchen ‘com breakfast room again taking full advantage of light and views, this room has fitted kitchen units, a Stanley stove, pantry press and built in under window seating. There is a guest wc and wash hand basin off the kitchen area. The house has been extended and upgraded, double glazed PVC windows, oil fired central heating and tiled floor for ease of maintenance.

Externally the residence is accessed off local road over a cattle grid onto a small tree/shrub lined avenue with garden to front, sides and rear. There is off road parking to the rear of the residence for a number of vehicles. Natural stone paved patio off kitchen and back hall which is sheltered by the residence and looks out towards Inishbofin. Immediately behind the residence is one large field in grass that leads directly to small beach and open shoreline, giving occupiers direct access to their private seashore and beach frontage facing West-North. Across local access road there are two small fields and further seashore and pebble beach frontage facing South. There are two outbuildings to the side and rear of the residence for storage.

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Tony's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Carneevagh, Kingston Road, Kingston, Galway Sold

€2,000,000 - Asking Price|6 Bedrooms, 548 sqm approx

Carneevagh is a residential property of distinction on a very large site of 1.8 acres in a prime central location in Galway. The combination of these factors very rarely come available in the Galway Residential market.


Kingston within Galway City is one of the most sought after and prime residential locations the city offers. It neighbours both Taylors Hill and Salthill.

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20 Heather Hill, Barna, Co Galway Sold

€565,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 203 sqm approx

Turn the key and walk into this superb detached family home. Built 2006 it was fitted and finished to the highest of standards by its current owner who has continued to maintain and improve this home. Located in a small popular development of similar detached properties. No 20 has the distinction of having the largest site within the development. Access to Barna Village is easy only, 5 minutes walk with host of services and amenities, with Barna Pier, local Primary School, Donnelly’s Pub/Restaurant, The Twelve Hotel, Supermarket and much more.

On entering this home, your first impressions are of space, light and quality. All the rooms are large, well proportioned and very bright with all reception rooms having bay windows and double doors onto rear patio/garden. The sense of quality comes from the standard of fit out throughout the property, with oak flooring, BOSE lifestyle integrated entertainment system with surround sound and speakers extending to most rooms and onto patio area. Beech fitted kitchen with granite work tops, AEG fitted appliances, quality bathroom suites fully tiled, and all bedrooms have extensive built in wardrobes.

No 20 benefits from a large site and the attention to detail evident internally is also to be found externally. The gardens are fully landscaped and planned with mature shrub beds, stone and concrete wall boundaries, lawns to rear, side and front, and paved parking area to front, paved paths, and two paved patio areas.

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9 Corrib Park, Newcastle, Galway, H91 FK5Y Sold

€195,000 - Sold Price|3 Bedrooms, 94 sqm approx


On 25th May 2017 in The Ardilaun Hotel, Taylor's Hill, Galway at 3.00pm

No 9 is an end of terrace, corner position two storey family home beside green area and across the road from playing pitches and amenity area. Built circa mid 1970’s the house has been maintained and cared for over the years, but will benefit from some upgrading. Corrib Park is a popular well located development close to NUIG, UCHG and Galway City Centre.

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