Green light for 10 new social houses in Fanad

written by Rachel McLaughlin November 28, 2023

Donegal County Councillors have given approval for the construction of ten new social houses in Tamney.

The development at Mulroy View will comprise of four one-bedroom apartments,  two two-bedroom housing units, two three-bedroom housing units and two four-bedroom housing units.


The site is located 200m from the village of Tamney, adjacent to the established Mulroy View housing estate.

A new wastewater treatment plant is to be provided for both developments.

Councillors were told that the development of the site provides an “excellent opportunity” for a small rural residential development to support the local community of Tamney including the local primary school, local shop and health centre located close-by.

The council-owned site area comprises of 0.81 hectares and will be developed to provide high-quality and sustainable homes under the government’s Housing for All Plan.