DescriptionThe property comprises a greenfield landholding of approx. 11.34 hectares (28.03 acres) laid out in two main sections. Access to the property is through the main Fota Island Resort entrance from the Cobh Road and over an estate roadway close to the existing Courseside Lodges.
Paddock 2 comprises approx. 3.18 hectares (7.86 acres) and it is laid out in one main paddock with a roadway traversing the land from east to west. There are two shed buildings centrally located on the site.
Paddock 3 comprising approx. 8.16 hectares (20.17 acres) adjoins Paddock 2 and it is laid out in one main paddock with a roadway traversing the land from east to west. The land slopes gradually down towards its southern boundary.
All main services are available. Much of the services infrastructure is already in place as part of the previous residential developments at Fota Island Resort.
PJ O'Driscoll & Sons, 73 South Mall, Cork
FeaturesApprox. 11.34 hectares (28.03 acres)
Prime location within the 5 star Fota Island Resort
Within easy commuting distance of Cork city, Cobh, Midleton and the employment hubs of Carrigtwohill and Little Island.
Full planning permission for 88 houses
All mains services available, planning contributions paid and no Part V requirement
LocationThe property forms part of the 550 acre 5 star Fota Island Resort situated on the eastern side of Cork harbour approx. 15km east of Cork city centre, just south of the Carrigtwohill intersection on the N25, approx. 6km north of Cobh and 9km west of Midleton. It is an approximate 20 minute drive from Cork city and Cork International Airport. It is strategically located just 1km south of the N25 dual carriageway. The Dunkettle Interchange and Jack Lynch Tunnel are approx. 8km to the west which connect the N25 with the Dublin M8 and the South Ring Road network. The employment hub of Little Island is approx. 6km to the west along the N25.
The property is situated in a prime location on Fota Island to the south of the main entrance into Fota Island Resort from the Cobh Road R624 and access to the property is through the main Fota Island Resort entrance. It is situated in an attractive parkland setting adjoining mature woodland and the Fota Island Golf Course. All of the amenities of Fota Island Resort are adjacent including a 131 bedroom 5 star hotel and spa, 27 hole championship golf courses, golf academy and clubhouse, tennis courts and a network of walking/running paths. Fota Island Golf Club hosted the 2014 Irish Open. The property is within walking distance of Fota House and Arboretum, Fota Wildlife Park and Fota Island Train Station.