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Old Free Church, Helmsdale, Scottish Highlands

                                                     

Contact:
TEL: 07825554384
willbjoy[at]rocketmail.com
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Price:

OIRO £180,000

Church for sale in
                  Scotland

Church for sale in
                  Scotland

Church for sale in Scotland

Church for sale in Scotland
Former grand Free Church, Arts and crafts era built in 1890 in the beautiful Highlands of Scotland. Located in the beautiful coastal fishing town of Helmsdale, on the ‘North Coast 500’ Scottish tourist route.
Set in its own grounds above the River Helmsdale, which is one of Scotland’s most famous and exclusive Salmon fishing rivers.  The grounds include river access and enjoy the benefit of the Town’s fishing rights. Inverness airport allows international access and Helmsdale is served by national railway and coaches.
The main hall incorporates the Pulpit with original seating for up to 1200 people, including two staircases to the upper balcony area. The mid section of the building incorporates the original entrance hallway area & ministers study which is now the comfortable lounging area with original fireplaces. This leads to the rear church hall area (former mission hall) which also has its own external entrance.
The building is not heritage listed and is ideally suited for a magnificent grand design project for either a commercial or residential venture or combination of both! Unlike most other available churches, the building benefits from having the rear sections which are suited for turning into a large family residence, allowing the main hall to be used separately. The back hall has been used to host occasional conference meals for up to 70 persons.
As well as for fishing, Helmsdale is also known for gold panning (gold rush of 1869) and has World famous golf courses of Dornoch and Brora nearby.
 
Church for sale in
                  Scotland




CASTLEHILL CHURCH, FORRES, MORAY, GRAMPIAM, Scotland


Contact:
TEL: 07766767073
claireclove[at]gmail.com
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Price:

Offers over £60,000







Substantial 1870’s church situated on Forres high street. This property has planning consent and listed buildings consent to convert to two large houses taking full advantage of the internal features and stained glass windows.
Planning Refs: 07/01463/FUL  and 07/01464/LBC
Forres provides many amenities; Post Office, Primary and Secondary schools, swimming pool, supermarkets, award winning parks, 18 hole golf course and many local distilleries. Being very close to beautiful beaches offering sailing and dolphin watching. The town is only 4 miles from the famous Findhorn centre, and is home to Findhorn’s sister college, Cluny House.
The building was designed by John Rhind and as well as having beautiful stained windows, it also houses a stunning ceiling. It has an enormous lower floor lit by numerous arched windows. The west wall has been repaired since the second photo was taken.
The conversion has been started: A dry rot guarantee certificate has been issued. 
Great potential for either private dwellings or as a centre for tourism for this stunning area.





Saint Sunniva, Skete

Contact:
Tel: 01957 733 311
watsonbeatrice[at]rocketmail.com
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Price: Offers over £165,000

Cottage for sale on the island of Skete
Magnificent modern property commanding panoramic views over Tresta Beach, Papil Loch and as far as Out Skerries on the horizon.

Renovated well and tastefully this detached, wooden clad single storey property is set in a large enclosed garden with adequate parking and a large Double garage, and Studio with integral office area. The external doors and windows are UPVC and well maintained and the internal doors are oak.

ACCOMMODATION:- Kitchen/Diner, Living Room, Three Double Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shower Room, Pantry, Utility area. Large Garage, Studio/ Office & Storage area.

Urquhart, MORAY, Grampian Highlands, Scotland

Contact: parrandier@yahoo.de
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Limited time Price Reduction:
£549,000









www.oldchurch.eu
The Old Church of Urquhart

Seven bedroom church conversion half a mile from the village of Urquhart, currently being run as a successful four star B & B with a self catering apartment and with planning consent for three lodges in the beautiful, two acres of gardens which boast a pond and a waterfall.

The church building dates back to 1843 and is B-listed. The bell tower still has the original bell, it is now connected to a clock and sounds automatically or you still can ring it the old-fashioned way with the rope!

Lounge and 'gallery' dining area; Second lounge 'Bar' style; Main kitchen/breakfast room; Seven bedrooms in total - three with en suite; Two further bathrooms; Third lounge - part of the integral flat with open archway to the second kitchen.

The church is approximately five miles to the east of the county town of Elgin (Scotlands smallest and friendliest city) and is close to both the Grampian Highlands and to the white sandy beaches and dunes of the Moray Firth where dolphins are frequently spotted.



The property is set in grounds of approx two acres.

The vendor has planning permission for:
1) Three lodges for holiday let amongst the trees of the lower part of the grounds, each one with open uninterrupted views towards either the east, the west or the north-west from its own extensive terrace.
2) Extensive internal alterations within the church building: Forming nine bedrooms, eight bathrooms (of which are seven are en suite).
Opening and converting the altar area at the back of the church into a grand lounge/ dining area with two stone steps, with conversion of the vestry toilet into a kitchen with direct access to the garden, extending the existing apartment to nearly double the size!
Creation of a mezzanine gallery to main lounge under the original church ceiling as to extend the spectacular main reception area (or for business purpose as to offer unique, spectacular space for bistro lounge/restaurant facilities).

The vendor may consider a 'Lease-to-Buy'-arrangement as to ease the entry for potential buyers; especially if new in the business. Active help with the start and continued promotion by the present owner if required - and/or a business loan is required.



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