FOR SALE BY PRIVATE TREATY
A gorgeous former C of I Church ideally suited to residential / commercial use subject to planning.
ST. NICHOLAS’ CHURCH,
Moyliskar, Mullingar, CO Westmeath.
Approx.139 sq mts / 1500 sq ft. On c. 0.716 Acres / 0.290 Hectares
The property is very well located lying just off the N52 approximately 8 km south of Mullingar and about 85 km West of Dublin. Mullingar is a thriving town boasting excellent shopping, educational and recreational facilities as well as an abundance of hotels, bars and restaurants. Leisure pursuits in and around the area include golf, boating and fishing on Lough Ennell which is beside the property as well as racing at Kilbeggan, The Curragh, Leopardstown, Navan & Fairyhouse. Hunting is available with the Westmeath Foxhounds who meet regularly within easy boxing distance. In addition there are a number of private and syndicated shoots in Co. Westmeath and surrounding Counties.
There are excellent primary and secondary schools in Mullingar and also a number of private schools within a 40 minute drive including Wilson’s Hospital School, The King’s Hospital, Castleknock College and Clongowes Wood College. There is also a good choice of churches in the immediate vicinity and the property is well placed for daily commuting to the capital and Dublin airport. Liffey Valley, Blanchardstown and Dundrum Shopping Centres all lie within quick and easy reach of the property via the M4 motorway.
An attractive cut stone Protected Structure of significant architectural, cultural and historical importance extending to approximately 139 sq mts / 1500 sq ft. Vault beneath the Chancel.
Although the church was de-commissioned almost 30 years ago it can be found to be generally in good order throughout with the interior remaining intact. The church was constructed in traditional late 19th Century style comprising a four bay hall with a tower and octagonal belfry above located at the west end and a single bay entrance porch on the southern elevation, surmounted by a pitched slate roof. The church retains all the charm and dignity of the period featuring ornate plaster work and highly decorated stained glass windows some of which are attributed to Sarah Purser. The Chancel features an original ornate tiled floor.
Mains Electricity. Mains water adjacent to the property.
Assumed to be Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.
FIXTURES & FITTINGS:
Only those fixtures & fittings mentioned in this brochure are included in the sale, otherwise some fixtures and fittings may be made available by separate negotiation.
BER: Exempt - Exempt
From Mullingar take the N52 towards Tullamore for approx.. 8 km. Turn left onto L5136 Signposted Gainestown (see agent’s directional sign) continue to T junction and turn right whereupon the property can be found on the left hand side identified by the agents for sale board.
Strictly by appointment only. Call Thomas Potterton 046 9431391 to arrange a viewing.