Landmark Uncle Tom’s Cabin For Sale

Dublin, January 2019 – CBRE have confirmed their instructions to offer the landmark Uncle Tom’s Cabin licensed premises to the market for sale by private treaty.

Uncle Tom’s Cabin in long established licensed premises which occupies a site of 0.32 ha (0.8 acres) located close to the heart of Dundrum Village. The property is being sold on behalf of Mr Tony Collins who is retiring after a lifetime of dedicated service to the licensed trade. The Collins Family have traded from the premises for 129 years having acquired the property in 1890.

Uncle Tom’s Cabin occupies a high-profile location on Dundrum Road close to Dundrum Village and the iconic cable stayed LUAS bridge at Taney Cross. The property is situated in a highly sought after and densely populated residential suburb of south Dublin and is well known as being the home of Dundrum Shopping Centre, one of the largest and busiest shopping centres in Ireland.

Dundrum enjoys excellent connectivity with easy access to the M50 motorway and the LUAS light rail system. In addition, there is excellent bus connections to the city centre and Dublin Airport.

Uncle Tom’s Cabin is an imposing, traditional style licensed premises with extensive road frontage to Dundrum Road. The accommodation briefly comprises ground floor public bar, extensive lounge bar and compact catering kitchen facilities with a rear patio smoking area. There is a large basement with ample keg and bottle storage areas. On the first floor there is the former residential accommodation.

Importantly, the property occupies a site area of approximately 0.32 ha (0.8 acres) which is zoned Major Town Centre (MTC) and Residential under the Dun Laoghaire / Rathdown Development Plan 2016-2022.

The site represents a high-profile redevelopment opportunity subject to the necessary planning consents. The proximity of the site to Dundrum Village is likely to appeal to a host of developers, retailers, investors, publicans and other high net worth purchasers seeking alternative investment opportunities.

John Ryan, Director CBRE Hotels
This is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a high-profile site located in the heart of Dundrum as the property last came on the market in 1890 – 129 years ago!
John Ryan, Director CBRE Hotels

Offers in excess of €3.75m are being sought for the property.

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