Property Details

Lot 1q

Guide Price: £47,000

15 Nelson Street, Greenock, PA15 1TT


Blonde Sandstone Former Church Building Occupying a prominent position on Nelson Street, a Popular Residential Area in the West end of Greenock ***THIS PROPERTY WAS SOLD FOR £189,125 - (2008)***PRICED FOR FAST SALE***


  • Comprising main hall, knave, ancillary kitchen and rear manse area - ripe for redevelopment floor space circa 696.19 sq m (7,490 sq ft) - Good central location
  • Ideal Property for Redevelopment/ Change of Use with Potential for Conversion to Commercial, Soft Play or Residential Development post works subject to gaining and researching necessary consents
  • Close to town centre - fantastic level of footfall - population of approx 45,000 - historic town visited by cruise liners and access route to the islands
  • Unique Character Property with Vast Potential Boasting a Number of Unique Features including mezzanine. Rarely Available Property in the 'Modern Movement' Late Gothic Style in need of total refurbishment

Unique former church building occupying a PROMINENT SITE within a popular residential area of Greenock, Inverclyde. ***THIS PROPERTY WAS SOLD FOR £189,125 - (2008)***PRICED FOR FAST SALE*** Situated on the main drag to the town centre at Nelson street, built in the 'Modern Movement' late gothic style. The subjects comprise a main building accommodating the sanctuary and first floor viewing gallery, with two further buildings extending to the rear. A church hall, and kitchen/tea prep area is situated adjacent to the main Church building and a basement area beneath the main building accommodates ancillary storage and WC facilities. Internally the subjects are in a dilapidated state with significant refurbishment works required. The property benefits from many traditional features. The property would ideally suit redevelopment to a multitude of potential uses such as commercial, residential or leisure. Greenock is an established and historic town set on the banks of the River Clyde which provides a plethora of local amenities including primary schooling, secondary education and an abundance of shops, smaller outlets, chain stores and supermarkets which may be found in both Greenock and adjoining Port Glasgow. The town is presently undergoing considerable rejuvenation with supermarkets, shopping facilities and high quality residential housing developments all under completion.

Floorplan:


Guide Price: £47,000


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Open Viewings Scheduled:

  • Saturday, March 18, 2017  :  3.15pm -> 3.30pm
  • Monday, March 20, 2017  :  3.15pm -> 3.30pm

Internal Open Viewings Explained:

This property will be open for internal viewings at the above dates and times. You do not need to register to attend these viewings, you can simply turn up as the property will be open during the scheduled times. Our viewing agent will be present to answer any of your questions and provide auction catalogues to viewers.

External Viewings Anytime:

You may view this property externally at any time. Please make sure that if the property is occupied or tenanted that you respect the privacy of the occupants. Additionally we advise that you print a copy of this schedule and take it with you in case of any neighbours questioning you at the property as to your intentions.

Offer Now:

You may submit an offer now on any of our live properties for the sellers to consider. If they are will are willing to sell you the property now then it is a matter of making the 10% deposit payment to secure the purchase. Complete our ONLINE OFFER FORM now to put your offer forward to the sellers.

Bid Live in Person:

Easily the best method is to attend the auction in person. The Glasgow Radisson is conveniently located in the Glasgow City Centre, a short walk from the Central Train Station and easily accessed from the M8 Motorway. The Edinburgh Marriott Hotel is conveniently located just minutes from Edinburgh Airport and the city centre.

Bid by Phone Live:

If you cant make the auction in person you can still make a live bid by telephone for this property. You will give instruction live over the phone with one of our staff in the room who will bid on your behalf and relay activity in the auction room. To register simply print off, complete and return the below form by email prior to 5pm of the auction day...

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Bid by Proxy: (Ebay Style Highest Bid)

This is another option if you cannot make the auction in person. A Proxy bid is where you will leave your highest maximum bid for the property and the auctioneer will bid on your behalf. You will only ever bid one increment higher than the previous bidder. Proxy bidding rules out any potential issues with telephone reception or nerves regarding bidding in person or by telephone. To register simply print off, complete and return the below form by email prior to 5pm of the auction day...

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Auction Details


  • Auction Date: 21 March 2017
  • Start Time: 7.00pm
  • Auction Location:
  • Glasgow Radisson Hotel
  • 301 Argyle Street, G2 8DL

Directions: View a Map & Directions to the Auction Venue.

Glasgow Radisson
| Edinburgh Marriott

Registration: You will need to be at the auction prior to the 7.00pm start time in order to register & make your way to the auction room. Bidding registration opens from 6:00pm. You will be required to present Photo ID and provide your contact and solicitor details in order to register.

Legal Packs: All legal packs will be available for inspection at our offices on the day of the auction and at the auction hall from 6:00pm.

Deposits: If you are a successful purchaser of a lot then a deposit of 10% will be required. The deposit is accepted by the following methods:

Deposit Method: Switch, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cash or Bankers Draft accepted only. Next Day Bank Transfer by prior arrangement only.