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

Bencor, 33 Kingston Road, Kingston, Galway

€700,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 236 sqm approx

Substantial two and a half storey detached family home on a site of approximately 0.36 Acres overlooking Galway Golf Course and with views towards Galway Bay. The original home was built on this site circa 1930’s and for many years was the home of the resident Golf Professional at Galway Golf Course. The house was substantially extended in the late 1980’s early 1990’s to provide the home that exists today. It is at a stage in its life cycle that it will benefit from modernisation and thought to take full advantage of the site and scope it offers.

Accessed directly off Kingston Road onto a tarmacadam avenue that leads via side of the house to parking area at the rear of the residence. The 0.36 acre site is made up from mature gardens with lawns to the front and rear, established hedgerow boundaries offering privacy. Patio area in a private garden at the rear which benefits from natural light particularly afternoon and evening sun.

Kingston is one of Galway’s most sought after locations close to the established schools, sporting amenities and The Promenade. Detached residence on large sites rarely came to the market in the area and No. 33 has both. It benefits from having superb views over Galway Golf Club and offers scope to further develop the site and house to fully maximise its potential.

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Tony's Properties Recently Sold    View All

Drimneen House, Knockillaree, Oughterard, Co Galway Sale Agreed

€600,000 - 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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Carneevagh, Kingston Road, Kingston, Galway Sale Agreed

€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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48 Maunsells Park, Taylors Hill, Galway Sale Agreed

€495,000 - Asking Price|4 Bedrooms, 159 sqm approx

Detached owner occupied family home on large site with enclosed private rear garden and off street parking to front for 2/3 vehicles. Neighbouring properties are similar quality detached homes and the area benefits from having open green areas. Located just off Maunsells Road and with direct pedestrian access onto Taylors Hill. All the services and amenities of the City Centre are on your doorstep including a host of Galway’s most established schools.

No 48 is a well fitted property with oak timber, tiled and carpet flooring. It further benefits from having a DCS professional 6 ring gas cooker and double oven which is included in the sale. Rooms are spacious and well proportioned, offering good living accommodation on ground floor and bedrooms on first floor. Access to private rear garden is via double doors off the living/dining area, dual side entrances.

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