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Dublin Street, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow
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Dublin Street, Carlow Town, Co. Carlow

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0.78 ac

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  • Available From: Immediately


  • Sale Type: For Sale by Private Treaty
  • Overall Floor Area: 0.78 ac
For Sale in 1 or 2 Lots - Former Capuchin Franciscan Friary extending to c. 424m2 (c. 4564sq.ft) standing on c. 0.78 acre, comprising a fine early Victorian three storey over basement building incorporating an earlier complex dating from c. 1740 with modern additions. The building is a protected structure and retains many original features. Until the latter part of 2022 the building was home to Carlow's Capuchin Friary with residential accommodation, adjoining chapel, extensive walled in gardens with outbuildings to the rear. The property enjoys frontage onto Dublin Street with side access also from Coxes Lane which runs from Dublin Street to the Barrow Track (along the river Barrow). Adjoining the rear boundary of the property is Barrow Track public car park. Accommodation includes 7 x ensuite bedrooms, capable of immediate occupation, together with large sitting room, separate large dining room, kitchen, former chapel (direct access from Dublin Street), stores and outbuildings. Under the Carlow Devlopment Plan 2022-2028 the property lies within an area zoned 'Town Centre' - 'To protect, provide for and/or improve town and village centre facilities and uses' Accommodation Basement: stair access from ground floor level. Store 1 c. 5.53m x 2.01m with wall shelving, door to second storage room. Store 2 c. 6.05m x 3.99m with carpet fitted, two basement windows onto street front. Ground Floor: Former Chapel c. 10.99m x 5.29m Dual access from main building and separate access off street. With stained glass dome ceiling, carpet fitted. door to Sacristy (c. 4.32m x 3.27m). Store 1 c. 2.57m x 1.67m with wall press, door to boiler room 1(c. 1.86m x 1.60m). Store 2 c. 4.33m x 3.01m with carpet fitted, wall shelving, door to boiler room 2. Boiler Room 2 c. 5.06m x 3.22m with door to rear exterior. Upper Ground Floor: Accessed from street front via flagstone steps. Entrance Hall c. 2.32m x 2.04m with coving to ceiling and transom over main door, tiling to floor. Reception Hall c. 2.67m x 2.32m with carpet fitted, door to sitting room, door access to lower and upper floor levels Sitting Room c. 6.23m x 4.0m with wood flooring, marble fireplace, coving and ceiling rose. First Floor: Landing c. 2.35m x 1.48m with carpet fitted, cloak closet, alarm keypad. Dining Room c. 7.01m x 5.34m with wood flooring, marble fireplace, 2 x sets or French doors leading onto terrace and rear garden, coving, ceiling rose and decoration, 5 steps up to Kitchen. Kitchen c. 5.06m x 3.12m Modern fitted kitchen with floor and eye level units, fully tiled, gas hob and double oven. Store Room c. 2.51m x 1.88m with carpet fitted, guest w.c off (c. 1.72m x 1.55m with w.c., w.h.b., tiling to walls). Second Floor Landing c. 4.91m x 1.39m with storage presses. Bedroom 1 c. 4.66m x 4.18m with wood flooring, 2 x fitted wardrobes and wall shelving, fireplace, coving to ceiling, frontal aspect. Step up to ensuite (c. 2.56m x 1.25m fully tiled with w.c., w.h.b. & shower). Bedroom 2 c. 3.6m x 3.52m with wood flooring, 2 door fitted wardrobe, frontal aspect, ensuite (c. 2.29m x 0.67m, fully tiled with w.c., wh.b. & shower). Bedroom 3 c. 4.93m x 3.79m with carpet fitted, 4 door fitted wardrobe, ensuite (fully tiled with w.c, w.h.b. & shower). Third Floor: Landing c. 4.32m x 2.25m with laundry press and fire escape, carpet fitted. Office/Optional Bedroom c. 5.28m x 3.43m with bay window, wood flooring, 4 door fitted wardrobe, coving to ceiling, door to bedroom 4. Bedroom 4 c. 5.26m x 3.27m with wood flooring, coving to ceiling, 5 door fitted wardrobe, ensuite (c. 2.31m x 2.22m fully tiled with w.c., w.h.b. & shower). Third Floor Return: Landing c. 5.55m x 0.89m two steps up to Bedroom 5, fire door off. Bedroom 5 c. 4.68m x 4.06m with fitted storage press and wardrobe, fitted desk and wall shelving. Ensuite (c. 2.75m x 1.33m fully tiled with w.c., w.h.b & shower). Bedroom 6 c. 4.02m x 3.69m with fitted wardrobe and storage press, fitted desk and shelving, carpet fitted, ensuite (c. 2.51m x 0.89m fully tiled with w.c., w.h.b. & shower). Bedroom 7 c. 5.11m x 3.86m with carpet fitted, 4 door storage press and fitted wardrobe, fitted desk and wall shelving, carpet fitted, ensuite (fully tiled with w.c., w.h.b & shower). Lot 1 - Three Storey Over Basement Victorian Building on c. 0.24 Acre Lot 2 - Site extending to c. 0.54 Acre with access onto Coxes Lane Lot 3 - The Entire - Three Storey Over Basement Victorian Building on c. 0.78 Acre External Details: Standing on c. 0.78 Acre with vehicular double gate access and pedestrian gate access onto Coxes lane. Walled in gardens Stone outbuildings Car Port Services: All Mains Services - OFCH Alarm fitted Location: The subject property is situated at Dublin Street in the heart of Carlow town centre and is within short walking distance of all amenities including train station, schools, shopping, pubs and restaurants. The property is highly accessible with vehicular access onto Coxes Lane, and pedestrian access onto both Coxes Lane and Dublin Street. Zoning: Under the Carlow Devlopment Plan 2022-2028 the property lies within an area zoned 'Town Centre' - 'To protect, provide for and/or improve town and village centre facilities and uses'. The purpose of this zoning is to protect and enhance the character and vibrancy of existing town and village centres and to provide for and strengthen as appropriate retailing, residential, commercial, cultural, tourist and other appropriate uses. The property is also on Carlow County Councils Record of Protected Structures. CT44 10000777 Capuchin Friary 43 Dublin Street - "An ornate early Victorian building incorporating an earlier complex and having modern additions. Date circa 1740" Residential Zoned Land Tax: The entire property will be in the Final Map Residential Zoned Land Tax map to be published by Carlow County Council in December 2023. The RZLT is an annual tax, calculated at a rate of 3% of the market value of land. A landowner is required to determine the market value of their land and to make returns and account for any tax due under self-assessment. Tax will become payable to Revenue on 1st February 2024. *Note: Thomas M. Byrne & Son Ltd and the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are, give notice that: These particulars do not form any part of any contract and are given as guidance only. Maps and plans are not to scale and measurements are approximate only. Intending purchasers/renters must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of details given to them either verbally or as part of this brochure. Such information is given in good faith and is believed to be correct, however, Thomas M. Byrne & Son Ltd., or their agents shall not be held liable for inaccuracies. Prices quoted are exclusive of VAT (unless otherwise stated) and all negotiations are conducted on the basis that the purchasers/lessee shall be liable for any VAT (if any) arising on the transaction. PSRA License No. 001544

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