Update: 24th January 2020

Scaffolding all in place for facade/roofing works


Complex scaffolding against adjacent properties


Example of exposed bay window beams in need of replacement


Example of internal walls stripped back to brickwork



Rear elevation before repairs and formation of new openings


Former location of garage, demolished prior to Christmas holidays


Interesting device. Bank manager was able to lock ground floor safe from second floor location


Existing second floor ceiling prior to modifications to remove ceiling completely and install partial mezzanine


Certain amount of dry rot and wet rot to investigate and repair accordingly

Generally, works progressing well following more detailed surveys and action plans being discussed. Electricians and plumbing already started and window repairs under way.


Update: 16-10-2019 McGrady Contracts has started preliminary work on this interesting scheme.

QUINTIN QS providing QS services to McGrady Contracts.

An opportunity has arisen for tradesmen, sub-contractors to work on the conversion of the former Ulster Bank, a landmark project in the seaside town of Donaghadee.

Any tradesmen/sub-contractors/suppliers interested, should establish contact for further details.

Locally, Electrical and demolition work packages has been agreed.

Whatapp or text 07989535225

Email   mail@kevinbarryqs.com

More info to follow….

Note: Any Architects or Clients wishing to have competitive tendering on their schemes, McGrady Contracts willing to consider opportunities to quote !