DescriptionERA Downey McCarthy are delighted to present to the market this outstanding mixed use development site on the eastern side of Carrigtwohill town centre. The site is bounded to the north by Carrigtwohill Town Centre, to the east by the L3612 local road, to the south by the N25 slip road and to the west by Carrigtwohill Community Centre and playground.
The property is suitable for retail, office, residential, healthcare and hospitality uses subject to FPP. Neighbouring occupiers include the Mace retail store, Carrigtwohill Shopping & Business Centre, Carrigtwohill Family Resource Centre, East Link Business Park and Carrigtwohill Community Campus.
Carrigtwohill is conveniently situated close to Cork City. The N25 connects with the city. The urban commuter rail service is nearby.The site is located only 10 minutes drive to the Jack Lynch Tunnel and 7 minutes from Midleton town. Carrigtwohill is well served with a variety of convenience stores, supermarket and hospitality options and has seen phenomenal growth in recent years. Major employers in the med tech sector are located nearby.
AccommodationThe site is generally level and regular in shape with clearly defined boundaries throughout. The total area extends to c. 0.242 HA (c,0.6 acres).
Zoned CT-T-01 in the Cobh Municipal District Local Area Plan which supports the expansion of the town centre for mixed uses.Excellent potential subject to planning permission.
A feasibility study for the site indicates potential for a mixed use development of residential (20 apartments) & retail (2 units) subject to FPP comprising:
6 no 2 bed ground floor apartments (c.75 sq meters each)
6 no 3 bed duplex apartments overhead( c. 130 sq meters each)
2 No 2 bed 1st floor apartments over retail(c.79 sq metres each)
6 No 1 bed 1st floor apartments over retail(c. 51 to 58 sq meters each)
Main St Unit (extending to c.118 sq meters)
Courtyard Unit (extending to c.160 sq meters)
& c.30 car parking spaces.
Potential uses include retail, office, residential as well as healthcare & hospitality.
Planning advice indicates the site would be defined in the Apartment Guidelines as central/accessible urban location suitable for high density development.
In the Cork County Development Plan 2014, Carrigtwohill is identified as a Metropolitan Town in strategic settlement terms as part of the Cork Gateway.
The property is held under a freehold title.
The property is currently occupied under licence by Coughlans Fuel depot.
DirectionsFor directions see eircode T45 ER24.
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