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Cavan County Council Estate Awards 2018/2019

Cavan County Council Estate Awards 2018/2019

Cavan County Council’s Housing Department hosted the annual Estate Awards Night in the Council Chamber on Wednesday, 6 February.

Published on: 07 Feb 2019

Cathaoirleach of Cavan County Council, Cllr Madeleine Argue presented awards under the following categories - Best Estate, Best Special Feature, Most Improved Estate, Best Youth Group and Best Upcycling Initiative.

The top award, the Shane Donnelly Perpetual Shield for Outstanding Achievement, went to Lakeview, The Fairgreen, Cavan Town.

 

Cavan County Council Estate Awards Winners 2018/2019

Shane Donnelly Perpetual Shield

  • Winner - The Lakeview The Fairgreen, Cavan Town

 

Cavan and Belturbet Municipal District

Best Estate – Category A

  • 1st Prize – Lakeview the Fairgreen, Cavan Town
  • 2nd Prize – Kilnavara Heights, Cavan Town

 

Best Estate – Category B

  • 1st Prize – Cloneary, Templeport
  • 2nd Prize – The Steeples, Cavan Town

 

Most Improved Estate

  • The Drumlins, Cavan Town

 

Best Estate Special Feature

  • Lakeview, The Fairgreen, Cavan Town – ‘Community Garden’

 

Best Individual House and Garden

  • Ashvale House, UN Vets – Post 15, St Patrick’s Terrace, Cavan Town.

 

Bailieborough & Cootehill Municipal District

Best Estate – Category A

  • 1st Prize – Twin Oaks, Bailieborough
  • 2nd Prize – Lisanisky, Kingscourt

 

Best Estate – Category B

  • 1st Prize – Griffith Park, Cootehill
  • 2nd Prize – New Line, Cootehill

 

Most Improved Estate

  • Mount Saint Joseph’s, Kingscourt

 

Best Estate Special Feature

  • Lisanisky, Kingscourt – ‘Wishing Well’

 

Best Individual House and Garden

  • Mary Carolan, Twin Oaks, Bailieborough

 

Ballyjamesduff Municipal District

Best Estate – Category A

  • 1st Prize – Corstruce, Ballinagh
  • 2nd Prize – Kilmore, Ballyjamesduff

 

Best Estate – Category B

  • 1st Prize – The Fairgreen, Kilnaleck
  • 2nd Prize – Marian Row, Ballinagh

 

Most Improved Estate

  • Winner – Forest Park, Virginia

Best Estate Special Feature

  • Fairgreen, Kilnaleck – ‘Herb Tyre Planters’

 

Best Individual House and Garden

  • Paula Tranmer, Rathdrum, Virginia

 

Special Awards

‘Litter Free’ Status

  • The Steeples (Cavan Town)
  • Kilnavara Heights (Cavan Town)
  • Kilnavara Crescent (Cavan Town), Highfield Road (Cavan Town)
  • Griffith Park (Cootehill)

 

Best Upcycling Award

  • Cloneary, Templeport – ‘Old Man of The Forest’

 

Best Youth Group

  • Seangharrai Drive, Ballinagh

 

Lifetime Achievement

  • Josephine McDermott, Ballinagh

 

PHOTO CAPTION: Pictured with the Shane Donnelly Perpetual Shield award for best estate, are residents of Lakeview, The Fairgreen, Cavan Town, with Cathaoirleach Madeleine Argue, elected representatives and staff of Cavan County Council's Housing Section. PHOTO: Lorraine Teevan.