Preparations continue for launch of Greenfields

Greenfields, a development of 46 houses at Lanesboro Road, Roscommon is currently under construction and the first phase of homes in the new development will be launched in coming weeks.             The development is under construction with Command Construction. Energy efficiency is a major part of the design feature on the new two, three and four bedroom homes. The energy rating will ensure that new home owners save on heating costs while also being safe in the knowledge that the low energy usage is minimising the effect on the environment. Insulation is the key to the energy efficiency in the new homes. Denbren Homes’ insulation consists of a 100 mm block, 150 mm cavity pumped with insulation, 100 mm block and 50 mm dry lining, making your home, snug, warm and cheaper to heat.             As Roscommon town continues to expand in terms of retail, commercial and residential property markets, the town has proven hugely popular with new home owners, attracted by the pleasant surroundings, excellent educational facilities and the availability of a range of leisure facilities. Golf, swimming, walking, angling, as well as a variety of field sports, are available in the locality. Of course there’s also lots of restaurants, pubs, gyms and shops in the town, while the racing enthusiast can looking forward to the racing calendar at the local Roscommon racecourse.             Greenfields estate will comprise of 46 homes in the popular Clooneybeirne area, close to The Walk. A turnkey finish is on offer on request, with a high quality fit out package available.             Auctioneer P. Burke of P. Burke Sherry FitzGerald, Roscommon, noted that there are no social and affordable houses in the development. ‘The development will be launched in the next couple of weeks. The houses, which are under construction, are being sold off the plans at the moment.’             ‘At the moment we are releasing the two-bedroom homes. These include end of terrace houses and the two-bedroom houses with a study, which could also be converted into a bedroom.’             Internal features include a choice of three quality fitted kitchens, an integrated hob or oven, fridge and dishwasher. There are recessed ceiling downlighters to the dining and kitchen area. The floor in the bathroom and en-suites are tiled. Walls and joinery are painted throughout and the internal doors are hardwood veneered with quality ironmongery. Of course, there are loads of power points and it’s all pre-wired to the central heating, and set up for TV and phone. A choice of three quality fireplaces is also available for semi-detached and detached dwellings.             Outside, new home owners can look forward to external walls finished to a high specification, natural stone boundary walls, professionally landscaped grounds, including paved driveways, manicured lawns and shrubs and trees. There is also generous on-site parking facilities.             Home numbers from 22 to 45 are currently available. These include two bedroom end of terrace and the two bedroom and study homes, with both terraced and end of terrace homes. The two bedroom end of terrace homes are priced at €214,950, while the two bed with study are priced at €219,950. Sizes ranged from 72 metres sq. to 81 m. sq.             The auctioneer for the development is P. Burke of Sherry FitzGerald P. Burke, Goff Street, Roscommon. To contact P., call (090) 66 27200 or email info@pburkeassociates.com . The homes are developed by Denbren Homes of Ballybane, Galway and the Buiders are Command Developments of Ballybane, Galway. The engineer on the project is DND design of Hazelwood, Lecarrow.