For Sale by Private Treaty Circa 1.75 st acres of land well positioned just 5 minutes drive from Newport and all main amenities. Possible site potential. Mature sheltered location with stream to the rear. Inspection recommended.
Proceed into Newport from Limerick, turn left at the square (Gleesons Pub), take 1st turning to the right and 1st right again. Take 1st passageway entrance to your left. This land is located on the right hand side.
Newport is a typical small rural town located in North Tipperary approximately 15 km east of Limerick city on the R503. The town is situated on the road linking Limerick City to Thurles and has an estimated local population of approximately 2,000 people.
Newport has a busy main street with shops, pubs, a bank, a post office, a veterinary clinic, Primary & Secondary Schools, a local Church and a livestock mart. The town grew substantially during the boom years with a number of housing developments constructed. Many people relocated to Newport from Limerick City for low cost housing at that time.
Local private housing developments include Glencree, Glenwood, Hillcrest, Mulcaire Manor and Rosehill. There are also numerous â€œone offâ€ houses built around the town.
The University of Limerick and Plassey Technological Park are just 15 minutesâ€™ drive away.
The popularity of the area can partly be attributed to its self-sufficiency with 2 primary schools and 2 secondary schools in the area. A local Post Office, Credit Union and a Garda Station contribute to Newportâ€™s ability to remain self-sufficient.
Sport is synonymous with Newport, and it can boast several sports clubs in the area. These include, Newport GAA Club, Newport RFC, Newport FC, Newport Golf Society, Ta ...