** For Sale by Auction **
Franshaw House is a truly unique Victorian style residence that dates back to the 1880’s. This historical property was in use up until 2016 as a school, Ardscoil Éanna.
This lot comprises Franshaw House and adjoining lands with two sets of classrooms and school yard. The yard is held on a lease from Dublin City Council.
Without doubt, Franshaw House has the potential to become the finest residential home in Dublin 12 (Subject to planning permission). Lot 1 is zoned ZD15 by Dublin City Council.
“Zoning Objective Z15
Buildings for the health, safety and welfare of the public; childcare facility, community facility, cultural/recreational building and uses, education, medical and related consultants, open space, place of public worship, public service installation, residential institution.
Open for Consideration Uses
Bed and breakfast, car park ancillary to main use, conference centre, funeral home, guest house, hostel, hotel, municipal golf course, residential, student accommodation, training centre.”
In need of full renovation and modernisation, the property has retained many of its original features. The ground floor comprises four reception rooms with period detailing evident throughout. The kitchen is located to the rear of the property with a dining area and utility area completing the ground floor. Upstairs, there are four double bedrooms with the bathroom located on the return. Two bedrooms feature an ensuite. The grounds surrounding the property are laid mainly in tarmac and there are also three distinct areas of lawn. On either side of the main house there are two buildings housing several classrooms and a science lab. There are a number of sheds located to the rear of the property.
The location boasts a wealth of amenities both social and essential for everyday living, including shops, schools, churches, bars and restaurants, There are excellent transport links including bus and Luas. The Coombe Hospital, St. James' Hospital and Our Lady’s Children's Hospital are all within easy reach. The city center is approximately 4km away.