This website relates to a proposed Strategic Housing Development by Ardstone Homes Limited in the townland of Ardarostig, Bishopstown, Cork.
The proposed development involves the construction of a mixed use residential development of 276 no. residential units with ancillary single storey crèche (271 sq. m), café (147 sq. m), landscaping, road improvements, pedestrian / cycleway and associated site development works.
The proposed development makes provision for 137 houses comprising of 40 no. 2-storey 3-bedroom semi-detached, 12 no. 2-storey 3-bedroom detached, 56 no. 2-storey 3-bedroom terraced,14 no. 2-storey 4-bedroom semi-detached and 15 no. 3-storey 4-bedroom terraced. The proposed development includes 139 no. apartments / duplexes to be provided as follows:
Block 1 (11 no. 1-bedroom & 7 no. 2-bedroom over 4 storeys),
Block 2 (11 no. 1-bedroom & 7 no. 2-bedroom over 4-storeys),
Block 3 (10 no. 1-bedroom & 8 no. 2-bedroom over 4-storeys),
Block 4 (10 no. 1-bedroom & 8 no. 2-bedroom over 4-storeys),
Block 5 (12 no. 1-bedroom & 15 no. 2-bedroom over 5 storeys),
Block F (16 no. 2-bedroom duplex apartments & 16 no. 3-bedroom duplex apartments over a 4-storey split level building)
Block G (4 no. 2-bedroom duplex apartments & 4 no. 3-bedroom duplex apartments over 3 storeys).
Apartment Block No. 5 makes provision for a café fronting Waterfall Road at ground floor level. The proposed development will provide for a new vehicular access and pedestrian entrances onto Waterfall Road, a two-way cycle track and pedestrian footpath along the site frontage to Waterfall Road which will continue via the site, and to the rear of properties fronting onto Waterfall Road, to link to an existing shared surface pathway south of the N40, upgrades to this shared surface path to provide two-way cycle track and pedestrian footpath, upgrades to Waterfall Road to extend the existing pedestrian pathway to the subject lands, pelican crossing on Waterfall Road opposite The Rise/Halldene Villas junction (approximately 445 metres north east of the main development site), uncontrolled pedestrian crossing at the Audi Cork/Heiton Buckley entrance junction adjacent to N40 (approximately 370 metres north east of the main development site).
Infrastructure development works comprising the relocation/undergrounding of ESB powerlines, wastewater infrastructure upgrades, surface water attenuation, water utility services, public lighting, bin stores, bicycle stores, ESB substation, CCTV and all ancillary site development works.