Brian Gleeson Property are delighted to invite proposals for this pivotal site in Youghal, an opportunity of a lifetime to the discerning buyer.
The property for sale comprises of three parcels of adjacent land. The first parcel comprises of circa 5 acres and contains a storage building measuring 2000m2 with an upper level comprising of office space, kitchen & WC (total area measures 300m2). This site has a specific zoning objective Ref: YL – I – 02, for port related activities:
The second parcel comprises of circa 1 acre and contains a storage building measuring 4140m2, this property is bounded by Green’s Quay and Store Street. This site falls within the town centre zoning objective and also has a specific zoning objective as a regeneration area.
The third parcel comprises the quay at Green’s Quay of circa 0.5 acres. This site is held under lease from Cork County Council.
The site is of great importance to the overall development of Youghal town and is a generational opportunity to design and build a spectacular mixed scheme of commercial/residential property and is also strategically located on the south coast to continue and further develop port related activities.
The parcels of land have foul and surface water drainage, electricity and broadband services readily accessible.
This key town centre waterfront location makes the property suitable for a variety of uses, such as: –
– Tourism-related development such as a hotel, tourist accommodation or conference centre
– Potential portside residential mixed-use development
This pivotal site lays along the estuary of the majestic Blackwater River just before the river joins the sea at Youghal Bay. Youghal is a picturesque thriving historic coastal town with many amenities and facilities that include schools, shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, golf course, waterfront, leisure centre, many sports clubs and stunning walks and beaches.
DRAFT COUNTY DEVELOPMENT PLAN
The draft Cork County Development Plan 2021 has been published and will supersede the extended Town Council Development Plan once enacted.
The Circa 5 acre site has a specified zoning objective, reference YL-I-02, for port related activities.
The Circa 1 acre site falls within the town centre zoning objective, reference YL-T-01, to represent the primary and preferred location for any new retail development in Youghal. The Circa 1 acre site also has a specific zoning objective as a regeneration area, reference number YL-R-06 to state that this site is of great importance to the overall development of the town and is considered essential that an overall framework masterplan is prepared for the site in its entirety which will address its unique characteristics on the waterfront and provide for a coordinated approach to its development.