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Offers Over £110,000

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Barnard Castle

0333 920 2220

14c, Harmire Enterprise Park, DL12 8BN

Pierremont Methodist Church, Vine Street

Darlington, County Durham

    Key Features

  • Close to local transport links
  • Exciting opportunity to purchase a contemporary Methodist Church
  • Ideal for a commercial venture or for residential conversion (subject to consents)
  • Large garden to rear providing further development opportunity

BEST AND FINAL OFFERS TO BE MADE BY 12:00 ON 19TH MAY 2021. Exciting opportunity to purchase a contemporary Methodist Church ideal for a commercial venture or for residential conversion (subject to consents) with a large garden to rear providing further development opportunity.

1930’s, offering a large garden to the rear. The accommodation would be suitable for a variety of purposes, including those who may want to run a commercial business or for conversion to one or more residential units, subject to the necessary consents. It would also lend is self to continued use as a Church.

The main entrance is accessed via double wooden doors with an impressive art deco stone surround which lead into a vestibule and thereafter into the main church hall.

This large room has concrete floor and high level UPVC windows to the front. Stained glass windows are fitted to the far end providing a pleasant original feature. The suspended glass shaded light fittings are original and are hung within each bay of the room.

To the right hand side an inner hall and stair way runs almost the full length of the building having another set of double wooden doors to the side of the building. At the far end lies the kitchen which has a range of base and wall mounted units together with a sink. There is a WC under the stairs and a store room to the rear.

Another disabled access WC lies to the other end of the hall way together with another store room having bricked up rear entrance.

From its former use as a Sunday School there are a series of pegs at the entrance and also on the landing to first floor level.

To the first floor there are a series of room separated by partitions. Two large rooms are separated by sliding doors with the first having a triple aspect. Of the large central room there are 3 rooms of similar sizes, each having an external window with the room to the rear having been used as a kitchenette and now including some fitted storage units.

Ground Floor
Main Church including Inner Lobby 7.60m x 14.00m
Disabled WC 1.53m x 2.51m
WC 0.90m x 2.72m
Kitchen 2.64m x 3.55m
Rear store 1 2.73m x 3.77m
Rear store 2 2.42m x 3.83m

First Floor
Room 1 5.33m x 7.62m
Room 2 5.14m x 7.61m
Room 3 3.11m x 2.43m
Room 4 3.11m x 2.44m
Room 5 3.11m x 2.44m

To the rear of the property is a fence enclosed garden which has the potential for further development or could be used to provide parking subject to obtaining the necessary consents. To the front of the property is a small forecourt behind railings. Externally there is access to a cellar via stone steps.

It is understood that the property benefits from mains electricity and water. Heating was previously via a mains gas boiler situated in the cellar however it is understood that this has been decommissioned. Hot water is provided by electric water heaters in the kitchen and WCs which have not been tested and their working condition can not be guaranteed by the seller.
The property is sold as a Methodist church and all enquiries with regards to any planning or change of use must be undertaken post sale.

Energy Performance Certificate
This property is EPC exempt.

Travelling south into Darlington on the A68 from the A1 follow the road toward the centre of town. Turn left onto Hollyhurst Road signposted for the Memorial Hospital. After passing the hospital on the right hand side and before reaching the primary school turn left on to Orchard Road. Take the second right hand turn and proceed along the terrace of houses. At the entrance to Vine Street found on the left hand side, the church will be found on the corner, identified by a George F White for sale board.

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