The proposed new Village at the Park will provide a mixed use centre at Carrickmines to serve the growth nodes of Kilternan, Glenamuck, Stepaside and Carrickmines. The development comprises a natural Landscaped Park with river, ponds/ wetland, swales and a playground which extends the Jamestown Park to the Ballyogan Road in the form of a Linear Park. The park has a clear public edge as and is passively overlooked at all times by the residential terrace and is a clearly accessible communal public space.
There are a series and variety of interconnecting cross streets which creates a permeable, easily accessible, connected and safe public realm which are different. Colonnades and partially covered streets will allow comfort in use all year round.
A sheltered public Central Square, a focal point which opens to the south for sun with restaurants and cinemas for night-time activity.