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Prime Residential Development Site with Outline Planning Approval

£400,000 (€456,200 approx)
Lands South of, 26 Strangford Road, Downpatrick, BT30 6SL
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Downpatrick is located within County Down and is the administrative centre of
the Down District. It is located 22 miles (36 km) South of Belfast and is linked to Belfast by the A7 link corridor which services Crossgar, Saintfield and Carryduff and is one of the main commuter routes into Belfast from the outlying Southern towns and villages of County Down.

Downpatrick is classifi ed as a Medium Town by the NI Statistics and Research
Agency (NISRA) with a population of c. 11,000 people.


The site is located on the Strangford Road and is 2.16 acre (approx.) with outline planning permission for 12 detached houses within a mature landscaped site.

The site is located c. 1 mile from Downpatrick Town Centre.
Surrounding land uses include a combination of modern good quality private
residential developments, single residential houses, residential nursing homes
and the former Council offices.


The subject comprises a 2.16 acre (approx.) site
Zoned as ‘whiteland’ within the Ards and Down Area Plan 2015
Outline planning approval has been granted for 12 detached housing units. Planning Reference: LA07/2016/0770/O attached
Offers invited in excess of £400,000


The sale of the site will be eff ected by way of long lease (10,000 years) at
a notional yearly rent of £0.05. Such lease will provide for the lessee (i.e.
To permit an unfettered right of way to the vendor’s neighbouring care home
premises at Strangford Court/Lecale Lodge (“the Homes”);
To ensure no disruption to the continued operation of the Homes (during or
post construction) and for building works on the site to be carried out in an
agreed programme and strategy;
To undertake separate metering for utilities;
To permit access to all drains, pipelines and cables servicing the Homes;
To permit appropriate signage to the Homes to be placed and retained on
the site by the vendor;
Prior to carrying out any development to create an approved boundary
between the site and the Homes;
Not to use the site for any purpose which competes with the business of the


The site falls within the remit of the Ards and Down Area Plan 2015 and is
zoned as ‘whiteland’ within the development limit.
Outline planning approval was granted on 2 June 2017 for the development of
12 detached housing units.
Planning Reference: LA07/2016/0770/O. A copy of the outline planning
approval is attached.


£400,000 exclusive


For further information or to arrange an inspection of the site, please contact:
Ian Duddy, Colliers International.
Tel: 028 9024 1500
Mobile: 07730 502897

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