FOR SALE BY PRIVATE TREATY | Former Ford Motor Co. Distribution Site, Centre Park Road, Cork

CBRE is delighted to offer for sale, on the instructions of Kieran Wallace, Receiver, KPMG, one of the high most profile and prestigious sites in Cork’s South Docklands. Long associated with the Ford Motor Company and more recently as the home of Cork’s Live At The Marquee annual summer music festival, this is one of Cork’s best known sites. With unprecedented occupier demand and continued yield compression providing conditions ripe for development, this site is now ready to realise its true potential as a flagship development opportunity. BER Details: Rating: F Number: 800420499 EPI:1261.85 Planning Permission: Full planning permission in place for 564 residential units; 31,777 sq.m. of offices; a 205 bedroom hotel and a 5,000 person capacity Events Centre Solicitor: Aeibhin Cahalane O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors t: +353 (0) 21 427 7788 e:ac@ofx.ie

Location Description

Cork’s South Docklands encompasses an area spanning 131 hectares (324 acres) from Blackrock village in the east to Albert Quay to the west and running south of the River Lee. The South Docklands is synonymous with Cork’s industrial past, particularly the Ford Motor Company and Dunlop Tyres. Traditional port users in the Docklands are making relocation plans, including The Port of Cork Company who are developing a deep water terminal at Ringaskiddy Port.

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Specification/Key Benefits

  • BER Exempt Certification
  • Substantial 11.35 acre mixed use development site
  • Located in Cork's South Docklands
  • Adjacent to the newly redeveloped, Pairc Ui Chaoimh GAA Stadium
  • Full planning permission for 564 resi units, 31,777sq.m. of offices, a 205 bed hotel & a 5,000 capacity Events Centre
  • High quality live / work environment adjacent to the picturesque River Lee & Marina Park Phase 1 which is currently being developed
  • Designated for LIHAF funding to aid the delivery of key development infrastructure
  • ABP Permission in place to deliver major infrastructure to Cork’s South Docklands including the Eastern Gateway Bridge


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Former Ford Motor Co. Site BER F

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