Kevin St. Hotel


Highgate Investments Limited


The former Myra Glass premises, Nos. 5-7 New Street South, Dublin 8


November 2014 – November 2015


John Fleming Architects


Barrett Mahoney Consulting Engineers & Delap and Waller Mechanical and Electrical Engineers

Photo Credit

3D Design Bureau


The demolition of the existing Myra Glass factory/warehouse and the provision of a six storey over basement level hotel with 137 No. bedrooms.

Our Role

Tom Phillips + Associates (TPA) provided strategic planning advice to the Applicant and the Design Team, working closely with the scheme architects, John Fleming Architects, and served as the Agent for the Planning Application.
TPA also coordinated and drafted a detailed Planning and Environmental Report and all other planning-related documentation.

Planning Outcome

Dublin City Council issued a Notification of Decision to Refuse Permission for the scheme on 2nd June 2015.
Following the making of a comprehensive First Party Appeal by TPA, the Board Decided to Grant Permission for the development on 16th November 2015.