Residential Care Centre, St. Patrick's Hospital, Johns Hill, Waterford

This project is a new 100 bed residential care centre and production kitchen in the grounds of St. Patrick's Hospital Waterford, a former Union Workhouse.

The unit will comprise of 2 households of 30 beds, 2 households of 20 beds, patient roof terrace, a production kitchen and related community spaces. The new unit will link with the existing hospital via a glazed link to the north, and directly with the western end of the mortuary chapel - a protected structure to be refurbished internally and externally, forming a new main entrance and foyer for the hospital and new unit. The total floor area of the development is 7671m².

Provision will be made externally for a goods delivery area, waste management facilities, generator and oil storage tanks. A total of 100 car parking spaces are to be provided with associated vehicular set down areas, bicycle parking and hard/soft landscaping to all garden spaces. A new main entrance will be formed in the existing southern boundary wall on St. Patrick's Way.

Category Health
Client HSE Southeast
Services Lead Consultancy and Full Architectural Design Service
Value €18.5 m
Status Construction – mid-Autumn 2017