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Lot 174

Guide Price: £185,000 - Bid Now

 High Street, Kirkcudbright Courthouse, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JW


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Key Features:

Former Sheriff Court House with turret style tower located in a prominent position on the Old High Street of Kirkcudbright **** Substantial Open Market Price Reduction to Ensure Auction Sale **** Premises comprise of the former Kirkcudbright Library and Sheriff Court and associated offices *** Building contains the modern police holding cells and the original Victorian cells within the tower turret - NEW TO MARKET


  • Super Price and Internal Condition - VIEWS AVAILABLE - Former self-contained public Library, Old Court Room area, auxiliary offices and male/female W/Cs. Private Parking and Turning Area. Transport connections to the area are very good, with regular bus services to and from the town, and railway stations located in nearby in Dumfries & Lockerbie
  • *** Unique Development opportunity for substantial building with a number of original features including former Court Room and Holding Cells *** Property could be subdivided into flats or multiple dwellings (all subject to the planning consents) *** The property is situated in the heart of Kirkcudbright Old Town and is a B Listed Building located within the outstanding Conservation Area - LOW PRICE
  • Property measures approximately 12,000 sq.ft and comprises of mainly a two storey stone building with red sandstone detailing with third and fourth storeys contained in the turret style tower of the building. LOCAL SALE: Selkirk Arms Hotel, High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JG - £880,000 (2003). 8 Blair House, High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JX - £480,777
  • *** Ideal for residential or commercial RE-development opportunities *** Castle Douglas is located 10 miles. Dumfries 28 miles. There is a connection to the M74 motorway network at Gretna (51 miles). NEW ENTRY at REDUCED PRICE TO ENSURE SALE. LOCAL SALE: 4, Riverside Court, High Street, Kirkcudbright, DG6 4JX - £277,500. EPC Rating - Band G


Ownership

Freehold

- Outright ownership of the property and land on which it stands.
Occupation

Vacant

- Full vacant possession offered at time of completion.
Rateable Value

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Full Details:

Former Sheriff Court House with turret style tower located in a prominent position on the Old High Street of Kirkcudbright **** Substantial Open Market Price Reduction to Ensure Auction Sale **** Premises comprise of the former Kirkcudbright Library and Sheriff Court and associated offices *** Building contains the modern police holding cells and the original Victorian cells within the tower turret - Super Price and Internal Condition - VIEWS AVAILABLE - Former self-contained public Library, Old Court Room area, auxiliary offices and male/female W/Cs. Private Parking and Turning Area. Transport connections to the area are very good, with regular bus services to and from the town, and railway stations located in nearby in Dumfries & Lockerbie *** Unique Development opportunity for substantial building with a number of original features including former Court Room and Holding Cells *** Property could be subdivided into flats or multiple dwellings (all subject to the planning consents) *** The property is situated in the heart of Kirkcudbright Old Town and is a B Listed Building located within the outstanding Conservation Area

Guide Price: £185,000 - Bid Now


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Bid Now Explained...

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

Map & Location:


The harbour town of Kirkcudbright, also known as Scotland’s Artists Town, is very popular with tourists, particularly in the summer months with a range of festivities and events including an annual Arts and Crafts Trail, Jazz festival, and a popular farmers market runs throughout the year. The town provides a range of services including: two small supermarkets and individual specialist shops, parish church, museum, library, doctor’s surgery, optician, bank, a cottage hospital, two veterinary practices, swimming pool, tennis court, bowling green, as well as a primary and secondary school. The harbour is a main feature in the centre of the town, and there are delightful river sidewalks as well as a renowned ‘blue-flag’ marina providing excellent sailing facilities. The nearby market town of Castle Douglas also has a good range of shops, and other services, and is designated Scotland’s Food Town. The regional capital of Dumfries, about 28 miles distant, offers a wider range of shops, retail outlets and services including the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, cinema, and the Crichton Campus providing further education courses, and railway station

Viewings:


Open Viewings Scheduled...


  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018  :  2.10pm -> 2.35pm


Internal Open Viewings...


This property may be open for internal viewings at specified times which will be listed on this page when available. 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.

Auction Details:



  • Auction Date...

    04 February 2019


  • Start Time...

    7.30pm


  • Auction Location...

  • Glasgow Radisson Hotel

  • 301 Argyle Street, G2 8DL


Directions...

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...

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Deposits...

If you are a successful purchaser of a lot then a deposit of 10% (minimum £3,000 or lower if specified) 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.

How To Bid:


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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