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Cope Glasheen

Refurbishment and extension of day care centre for COPE Foundation

Client : COPE Foundation, Togher, Cork
Value : €3,700,000
Start Date :
June 2006
Completion Date :
June 2007


Boyd Barret Murphy O'Connor Architects, North Quay House, Popes Quay, Cork

General Description

This project involved the refurbishment and extension of the day care centre for the COPE Foundation, Togher, Cork. The project also included the construction of a new pitch and put-golf course, tennis court and soccer field. This upgraded centre provides services to over 220 adults who undertake developmental programmes including information technology, art, cookery, and leisure recreation.


  • Demolition and alteration of existing structures
  • Load bearing block walls and facing brickwork
  • Internal plastered block walls
  • Metal stud partitions
  • Glazed curtain walling
  • Glazed roof
  • Aluminium windows and skylights
  • Copper flashings
  • Sensor taps and showers
  • Solid plaster walls
  • Cushion backed vinyl floor finishes
  • Site services
  • Car parks and landscaping
  • Flood lit tennis courts, pitch and putt golf course, and 5-aside football pitch

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