Andrews Lane theatre in central Dublin sells for €4.4m
New city centre hotel to include 115 pod-like rooms of between 10sq m and 12sq m
Andrews Lane Theatre: in a central location between Trinity Street and Exchequer Street, it premiered plays by Maeve Binchy and Roddy Doyle. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times
Andrews Lane Theatre in central Dublin has been acquired for €4.4 million by a consortium of private investors led by Adrian Shanagher’s Firebreak Hospitality.
It is understood that the new owners intend to seek planning permission for a 115-bedroom, limited-service hotel in a seven-storey development that will cost about €10 million.