LOCATION: The property is located in a historic and mature residential area , north west of and convenient to the city centre. This is an easily accessed area with all amenities. It is bounded in part by two schools and private houses.
DESCRIPTION: The level site which we are advised extends to about 0.66 of an acre is elevated and has clearly defined boundaries on all sides. It has considerable road frontage (approx 370 ft in total) on to both Blarney Street and Sunday’s Well Avenue, with original stone walls in situ. We are advised that a substantial dwelling, now demolished, stood on the centre of the grounds.
ZONING: Residential Local Services & Institutional Uses.
DESIGNATION: It is designated within map 9 of the Cork City Development plan – North Western suburbs objective.
PLANNING: Planning was granted on the 11th of February 2008.
(LAPSED) Planning number 07/32319.
‘The planning granted was for the demolition of 1 detached house and construction of a residential development comprising 7 no. townhouses and 2 no. apartments together with new vehicular access from Strawberry Hill, connections to the relevant public services, miscellaneous external and internal boundary treatments including provision of 2 no. new on street parking spaces to Blarney Street, 16 no. parking spaces within the cartilage of the site and ancillary site works and landscaping.’
NOTE: The planning received has lapsed. An extension of the permission was not sought during the prescribed time. Based on enquires made, we are confident that the site is ripe for development.
SERVICES: All main services are to hand.
SOLICITOR: Claire Coleman, Noonan Lenihan Carroll Coffey, Solicitors.
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