The subject site is located on Castle Street on the western side of Ashbourne Town. The site sits adjacent to the west boundary of Lidl on Castle Street.
The site comprises a development site of approx. 1.0 acres / 0.405 hectares (subject to survey) and is predominantly regular in shape. The topography of the site varies with the northern end being more elevated than the southern end.
The site has excellent frontage with the west and south boundaries of the site fronting Castle Street and north fronting Declan Street.
There is a habitable two storey detached dwelling on the northern section of the site which could offer short term income
The site has two lapsed planning permissions.
DA/60402 â€“ Lapsed planning for 28 residential units in the form of 3 blocks, located on the northern end of the site. Later extended (ref. DA/111033) and expired in January 2017.
DA/60204 â€“ Lapsed planning for 2 storey medical centre of 977 Sq. M. (10,516 Sq. Ft.) located on the southern end of the site.
Under Meath County Development Plan 2013 â€“ 2019 the site is zoned: B1 â€“ Commercial / Town or Village Centre. Objective; â€˜To protect, provide for and / or improve town and village centre facilities and usesâ€˜â€˜. Some permitted, and open for consideration uses include:
Permitted Uses - B&B / Guest House, Betting Office, Cinema, Childcare Facility, Dance Hall / Night Club, Education, Funeral Home, Health Centre, Hotel / Motel / Hostel, Offices 1,000 Sq. M., Public House, Residential / Sheltered Housing, Restaurant / CafÃ©, Supermarket / Superstore, Veterinary Surgery.
Open for Consideration â€“ Drive Through Restaurant, Enterprise Centre, Garden Centre, Hospital, Motor Sales / Repair, Petrol Station, Plant & Tool Hire, Retail Warehouse, Retirement Home / Village.
All inspections must be arranged through selling agents, WK Nowlan Real Estate Advisors.