Prime Mayo retail property placed on the market

A prime commercial property in Castlebar town centre has been placed on the market.

Located on Linenhall Street at the junction with Rush Street, the sale of the three-storey Trophy Centre building is being conducted by Tuohy O'Toole Estate Agents, Westport, with an asking price of €550,000.

A period construction, it is currently arranged in retail use across the ground and first floors.

There is an impressive staircase leading to the first floor.

Built of rendered masonry walls under a recently replaced slate roof, the property has an extensive dual shop fronts and a number of attractive windows openings across the upper floors.

The upper floors have the benefits of two separate access doors off Linenhall and Rush Street.

The building further benefits from a rear gated entrance into a small enclosed rear yard where there are a series of small stone outbuildings.

The total site area is 0.048 hectares (0.12 acres).

Given the large scale and location of this property, it offers potential for a variety of uses which might include a restaurant, retail, offices or residential uses on the upper floors, subject to planning permission, the estate agents have outlined.

Under the Castlebar Area Plan the property is zoned town centre commercial.