Bids have been made on the Stafford riverside web site in New Ross, which has a information worth of €1.8m.
There’s no white smoke but,” stated auctioneer Anne Carton of PN O’Gorman, who’re dealing with the sale.
Just a few tenders have been acquired for the excessive profile 8 Acre (3.2ha) web site forward of Friday’s midday deadline.
Coming with in depth river frontage, the previous Stafford’s web site – which is leased by the Wexford firm from Limerick based mostly Grassland Agro – got here to the marketplace for the primary time in generations.
“The sale of this landmark web site presents one of many final alternatives to amass an excellent prime parcel of mixed-use zoned land within the city centre permitting for lodge, residential and varied industrial makes use of,” stated auctioneer Anne Carton within the gross sales brochure.
At present used for portal actions with warehousing and former customs places of work, the positioning – operating beside the South East Greenway and positioned inside strolling distance of all native facilities – is zoned blended use.
“We now have tenders the vendor has to think about from a mix of backgrounds. There was robust curiosity and we’re actually hopeful,” stated Ms Carton.