East Cork Property Specialists since 1980

Rochespoint, Whitegate, East Cork€130,000 EXEMPT

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Russell Estate Agents 021 - 4634133 are delighted to present to the market this rare opportunity to acquire a residential site of circa 0.5 acres subject to planning permission enjoying panoramic views of Cork Harbour. This site perched on an elevated position at Rochespoint on the outskirts of Whitegate Village in East Cork offers spectacular views from Rochespoint Lighthouse to Fort Camden, Fort Carlisle and beyond. It is located close to the golden sands of Whitebay Beach and really is one not to be missed. The Rochespoint area is one of East Cork's most sought after residential areas and properties do not come to the market here too often. It is located just 2.5 kilometres from the village of Whitegate and it is less than a 15 minute drive from Midleton town. Viewing comes highly recommended for what is a superb property.


Residential Site of circa 0.5 acre
Enjoying wonderful panoraimc views of Cork Harbour
The site is being sold subject to planning permission
A short walk to Rochespoint strand and Lighthouse
Just five minutes from Whitegate Village
15 Minutes from Midleton town and 30 minutes from Cork City.
Viewing comes highly recommended.

BER Details

BER: Exempt


From Midleton take the Whitegate Road R 630. Pass through Whitegate village and continue ahead towards Trabolgan Holiday Centre. At Trabolgan take the turn to the right and continue ahead up this road for Rochespoint. The site will be ahead on the left hand side before you arrive at Rochespoint.

Viewing Details

All viewings of this property must be arranged through the selling agents Russell Estate Agents Limited. Our office hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. We can arrange evening and weekend viewings by prior appointment.


The site is being sold subject to planning permission. Given the location of the site any intending applicant would need to meet the rural housing guidelines as set down by Cork County Council.


The site is located just 2.5 kilometres from the picturesque seaside village of Whitegate. Whitegate is a picturesque village set on the Eastern shore of Cork Harbour. It has a supermarket, selection of pubs and restaurants and is just 1.5 km from the renowned Trabolgan Holiday Centre. The area boasts a wide range of amenities with sports clubs such as GAA, Soccer, Pitch and Putt, Rowing, Golf, to mention but a few. It is less than 15 minutes from Midleton town.

Midleton is regarded as one of Ireland's fastest growing towns. From its top quality restaurants to its shops, fashion boutiques as well as the Market Green Shopping Centre and Plaza the town boasts all the facilities any modern town should have.

It is just 15 minutes from the Jack Lynch Tunnel and a further five minutes\' drive brings you into the heart of Cork City with easy access also to Cork International Airport.


Russell Estate Agents for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are, give notice that: (i) The particulars are set out as a general outline for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees, and do not institute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. (ii) All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and any other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representatives of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. (iii) No person in employment of Russell Estate Agents Limited has any authority to make or give representation or warranty in relation to this property. (iv) Prices are quoted exclusive of vat (unless otherwise stated) and all negotiations are conducted on the basis that the purchaser/lessee shall be liable for any VAT arising on the transaction. All maps are reproduced by Permission of the Ordnance Survey, License No. AU0066915 Ordnance Survey Ireland / Government of Ireland.