DescriptionThis is a stunning, detached former church which was constructed in 1832 being sold by online auction on Thursday 22nd Oct 2020 (subject to change). Located in heart of Borrisokane town with road frontage and surrounded by beautiful mature trees. The church was deconsecrated in the 1970`s and served more recently as a community resource centre.
The site runs to 0.7 acres (0.28 Ha) and the building has a footprint of approximately 454.20 sq.m. (4,889 sq.ft.). As you enter the building from the front (north facing) there are offices and store rooms on each side of the corridor with a W.C. Double doors open out into the main area of the building with some original stained glass windows and a magnificent painted ceiling still in place. This main area measures c. 239.09 sq.m. (2,574 sq.ft.). There are two further offices, computer room, painting studio, ladies and mens toilets and sacristy to the rear. The back corridor has a door to the rear and stairs to two storage rooms and a balcony.
Outside there is a tarmac car park to the front and car access to the rear of the building. The 0.7 acre site is surrounded by mature trees and shrubs.
This former church and protected structure may be suitable for a number of uses such as a restaurant, bespoke dwelling, funeral home or apartments subject of course to obtaining the necessary planning permission.
As the property is a protected building the relevant restrictions apply. This sale is not conditional on planning and it is being sold as is.
RoomsStore 1 - 3.45m x 2.44m
Store 2 - 3.58m x 2.33m
W.C. - 3.44m x 2.23m
2 separate W.C. cubicles with sink.
Office 1 / reception - 5.09m x 3.93m
Creche / painting studio - 11.04m x 3.99m
Office 2 - 4.35m x 3.92m
Canteen - 4.0m x 3.92m
Main Hall - 11.77m x 10.0m
Toilets - 7.69m x 3.72m
Meeting Room - 6.95m x 4.29m
Computer room - 6.91m x 5.19m
Office 3 - 3.63m x 3.33m
Office 4 - 3.73m x 3.42m
Sacristy - 7.75m x 4.2m
Back Corridor - 3.0m x 1.96m
1st floor Room 1 - 4.09m x 3.55m
1st floor Room 2 - 4.1m x 4.0m
Balcony - 9.83m x 5.9m
FeaturesFormer church lies in the heart of Borrisokane town centre.
Property built in 1832.
Property internal area 543 sq.m. (5,855 sq.ft.).
Site runs to 0.7 acres (0.28 Ha).
Online bidding commences Thursday the 22nd October 2020 at 11am – 11:30am. Note: auction date may change in line with Covid-19 guidelines.
DirectionsFrom Nenagh proceed to Borrisokane via the N52. Upon entering Borrisokane proceed through the town and at the cross roads take the right turn turn signpost for Birr. When you take the turn the property is the first on the right hand side.