Excellent opportunity to acquire a Brownfield site in the heart of Cork City.
Conveniently located less than 750 metres from St Patrick Street.
Ideally located within 400 metres of Cornmarket Street.
Zoned Inner City Residential Neighbourhood.
Site extending to approx. 0.22 hectares (0.55 acres)
The subject site is located on Broguemakers Hill on the city end of Blarney Street just north of the River Lee. The location is a mature area with a mix of residential and commercial premises. The property is easily accessible from Cork city centre via Griffith Bridge which links Shandon Street to Kyrl's Quay and Cornmarket Street.
Surrounding occupiers in the area include Irwins Pharmacy and the Gate Cinema while Cornmarket Street which occupies retailers such as TK Maxx and Lidl is located a mere 400 metres to the south. Cornmarket Street also offers an array of popular bars and restaurants such as The Bodega, The Rising Suns Brewery and The Cornstore Restaurant.
The site extends to approx. 0.55 acres and benefits from access off Blarney Street as well as pedestrian access off Old Market Place. The property itself consists of an existing retail unit that sits on a large elevated site overlooking the city.
Under the Cork City Development Plan 2015 - 2021, the land is zoned "Inner City Residential Neighbourhoods". The zoning objective is to reinforce the residential character of inner city residential neighbourhoods, while supporting the provision and retention of local services and civic and institutional functions.
We understand that mains water and drainage are available however interested parties are required to satisfy themselves on the adequacy and availability of all services to the property.
Strictly by appointment through the sole selling agents Savills.
Savills, 11 South Mall, Cork, + 353 21 427 1371, www.savills.ie
James O' Donovan, + 353 490 6120, james.odonovan@sa ...