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Guide Price* £99,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Going To Auction
  • Grade II Listed Church
  • Grade II Church Hall
  • Gothic Style Architecure
  • Historical Links To Hebburn
  • Quote I.D. 228261

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Impressive and imposing GRADE II Listed former Church with Spire built circa 1872 in the Gothic style which retains some stained glass windows and has a pitched Welsh slate roof. The property is a well known landmark in Hebburn situated within close proximity to the Town Centre and Hebburn Village and is served by the nearby Metro Station. Good road links to A1M, A19 and Tyne Tunnel are readily available. The Church has in the recent past been used as a Joiners Workshop with a Use Class B1 category and be would be suitable for a variety of uses subject to all the usual Building Regulations and Planning Consent being obtained from the Local Authority. Parking Available.
Rarely does a property of this size and Architectural design which has a historical link to Andrew Leslie Ship Builders on the River Tyne become available and is sure to generate a great deal of interest.

Constructed with traditional Sandstone incorporating extensive masonry detailing in the Gothic style having two main entrances, one through an Arched doorway to Church Street and a single door to the rear elevation. Internally there is a front vestibule leading to a large rectangular open plan hall with winged offshoots to the rear of the building. A staircase to the rear leads off to two separate offices and toilet facilities. There is additional accommodation located either side of the main hall with side entrance porches which are not in use. The spire is accessed from the front vestibule. There are also a number of fire escape exits around the building.

The property is subject to a Grade 2 listing.

The following uses may be appropriate to this residential area, subject to detailed design to ensure that the Listed Building is protected :-

Use Class B1 Business (for example offices, or light industry appropriate in a residential area)

Use Class C3 - Residential (for example dwelling houses/apartments)

Use Class C2 Residential institutions (for example care home or nursing home)

Use Class D1 Non- residential institutions (for example a clinic, health centre or day nursery).

We have been advised that the trees to the front of the Hall and Church are subject to Tree Preservation Orders therefore there will be restricted boundary development.
We have been informed that if prospective bidders want planning advice on the development opportunities or potential of the site then they should seek their own professional advice, independent of the Council. This is to ensure that no bidder is influenced in their bid by any statements made by any Council officer. Any telephone callers seeking any planning advice or opinion will be referred to this statement. Any requests for pre-application advice in accordance with the published arrangements (see above) will be declined in cases where the property is to be auctioned.
The Agent of the North
Andrew Craig is The Agent of the North and as Chartered Surveyors we can help you with all your Residential and Commercial property needs. Sales, Auctions, Conveyancing, Lettings, Property Management, Surveys and Valuations. Call now on 0845 226 1 222

In accordance with the Property Misdescriptions ACT (1991) we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide to give a broad description of the property. They are not intended to constitute part of an offer or contract. We have not carried out a structural survey and the services, appliances and specific fittings have not been tested. All photographs, measurements, floor plans and distances referred to are given as a guide only and should not be relied upon for the purchase of carpets or any other fixtures or fittings. Tenure and boundary information are given as a guide only and should be checked and confirmed by your Solicitor prior to exchange of contracts.

These details have been prepared in good faith from information taken during our inspection of the property. They have not yet been verified by the seller and should therefore not be relied on in any way and used for general information only.

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