Zest Healthcare a Limerick based promoter and developer of Primary Care Centres nationwide has recently completed the purchase of the Rathdrum Town Centre for the local Primary Care Centre and other facilities .
The development of the Rathdrum PCC is the fourth development that Zest are carrying out with a fifth to follow in the coming weeks.
The Rathdrum development is of a PCC building incorporating extensive accommodation for the HSE public health services and a GP area also with a local GP practice to commence practicing from the PCC when completed. It will circa 14,350 sq ft in total size for all the buildings .
Nearby on the site will be the development of a new Library to be leased by Wicklow County Council , together with a new Pharmacy and a third premises that will be occupied also with the final use under current negotiation.
The “ development of the site and construction of the PCC will commence in October ‘19 and will be completed by end of November ‘20” John Webb-O’Rourke a Director of Zest Healthcare has advised . He goes on to say that Zest are delighted to have completed the purchase and thank the site owners Pintaurus Ltd and also Wicklow County Council for their co-operation throughout.
The Rathdrum PCC will be a town centre hub for the delivery of the best community healthcare available in the area . Zest were also supported throughout by the local Cllr. Pat Kennedy and are very grateful for this also.
“I fully welcome the Primary Care Centre for Rathdrum” said Cllr. Pat Kennedy.
“I have been working with the developer on this project for the last four and half years and I am delighted to see that ZEST Healthcare have now purchased the site and have given a start date of October 2019.”
“The town square has been in need of this for a long time and the development will bring a new life to the centre of the town.
I am also delighted that the new library, that I have spent a long time working on, has also been included.”