The property comprises a 19.3 acre green field site, the majority of which is zoned open space sports, recreation and amenity. The property also includes the five bay regency style Carhookeal House dating from 1810 which is now vacant and in need of refurbishment. This area of the site is zoned existing built up area. A further portion of the site is zoned for a Residential Care Facility to include a nursing home for the elderly. Historically (prior to rezoning) the site had planning permission for over 200 residential units and more recently the site had planning permission for the construction of 20 houses at its North Western end, this planning permission is now expired.Less
Mallow is a thriving provincial town with a population of 12,500 people and is located 35 km north of Cork City. Mallow is a major employment hub with Kostal, Dairygold and Mallow Hospital being major contributors to the local economy. Mallow has a commuter train service to Cork and is also on the Dublin main line route. Mallow is the main service centre for the wider North Cork catchment area and also has an array of recreational amenities including Cork Race Course, golf club, GAA club and rugby club. The subject property is located approx. 1.6 km South of Mallow town centre and 2.2 km East of the N20 Cork, Limerick road.