Living in Drogheda
Drogheda is Ireland’s fastest growing town and an abundance of facilities are within easy reach. Known as the Gateway to the beautiful Boyne Valley, Drogheda is a medieval town, steeped in history. Dating from the 13th Century, St. Laurence’s Gate is widely regarded as one of the finest barbican gates in Europe and was one of 11 access gates when the town was once walled.
The UNESCO World Heritage site at Newgrange is a 5000 year old passage tomb and located 7km from Kestrel Manor.
Enjoy the bustle of Drogheda’s town centre with its many shopping centres and high-end retailers.
Local amenities include neighbourhood shopping nearby with GP, Pharmacy, Supermarket, Restaurants, Bars & Hair Salon.
Educational facilties in the area range from Montessori & creches through to primary schools and second level colleges. Childcare facilities will be provided within the development.
Relax with weekend strolls on the numerous local beaches at Mornington, Bettystown and Laytown or wander along the numerous historic trails within the town, along the river or through the nearby woodlands at Townley Hall.
Funtasia Waterpark and the TLT Theatre are a walk away and major centres of entertainment for young and old.
Tesco’s landmark supermarket, Aldi and Lidl are only minutes away and many large retail stores such as Harvey Norman, Homebase, Argos & TK Maxx are closeby in the Donore Retail Park. Southgate Shopping Centre, Scotch Hall Shopping Centre and the M1 Retail Park are a short distance away.
The Bryanstown Centre on the Dublin Road is a few minutes drive where you’ll find neighbourhood shopping and restaurants.
Kestrel Manor is less than 1km from the M1 Motorway (Exit 8 intersection). The development is ideally located to connect to locations along the Dublin-Belfast corridor.
Drogheda is serviced by a daily rail service, north and south, with up to 40 trains per day. Drogheda MacBride Train Station is only 3kms /1.86mi away.
Regular bus services are operated by Bus Eireann and Matthews Bus with buses departing at 30 minute intervals every morning.
Dublin Airport is a quick 38km/23.6mi journey via the M1.
M1 Motorway (Exit 8) – 500m / .30mi
Bus Station (Donore Road) km / 1.2mi
Matthews Bus Stop (Donore Road) – 1km / .62mi
Train Station (Dublin Road) – 3km / 1.86mi
M1/M50 Junction – 38km / 23.6mi
Dublin Airport – 38km / 23.6mi
Dublin City Centre – 53km /33mi
Belfast – 122km / 75.8mi