Property Details

Former Salen Resource Centre, Ardmor Road, Salen, Isle of Mull, PA72 6JE
Detached house for sale


  • Great potential to be converted back to either one large or two smaller dwelling houses.
  • Alternatively could be used as offices or a community centre.
  • It may also have potential for use as a guest house, bunk house, restaurant or small hotel
Closing date
03 July 2015 12:00
Recently Sold
An attractive two storey stone and slate former school building Located in the centre of the village of Salen with numerous potential uses including conversion to one large or two smaller dwelling houses, offices, community centre, guest house, bunk house or restaurant.
The property was built in the mid-19th century and was originally the village primary school with school house attached. The
property is a mainly two storey stone built building with pitched slated roofs. The walls have been partially rendered externally and are painted white. The front (south) of the building is bounded by the A848 public road. There is direct access from the public road into a tarmac surfaced car park on the west side of the building and also to the north (rear) of the building.To the rear of the car park is an area of former playground and garden. The property extends to about 0.52 acres and the boundaries are outlined in red on plan. The Accommodation within the former Resource Centre is over two floors. The building has a gross external floor area of 3,583 ft² which is split between the Ground Floor with about 2,712 ft² and the First Floor with about 871 ft². The Accommodation can be briefly described as follows: Ground Floor:
Entrance Door (N) leading to Reception Area, Hallway, Office 1 (N), Large Kitchen/Dining Area (S), Passageway, Classroom 1 (S), Classroom 2 (S), Disabled Toilet with Shower, Classroom 3 (N) (locked and therefore no access available), Reception Area, Office 2, Disabled Toilet, Lobby and Back Door (E) leading to rear car park area. From the Lobby a staircase leads up to:- First Floor:
Landing with cupboard with sink unit, ceiling hatch to roof space (not inspected), Meeting Room (W), Shower Room (W), Office 1 (S), Office 2 (S).
The former classrooms have high ceilings and high level south facing windows. There are electric power sockets within a dado rail around each classroom. Heating within the building is from electric heaters.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of these details, it should be noted that the measurements are approximate only. Floorplans are for representation purposes only and prepared according to the RICS Code of Measuring Practice by our floorplan provider. Therefore, the layout of doors, windows and rooms are approximate and should be regarded as such by any prospective purchaser. Any internal photographs are intended as a guide only and it should not be assumed that any of the furniture/fittings are included in any sale. Where shown, details of lease, ground rent and service charge are provided by the vendor and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as the information may not have been verified and further checks should be made either through your solicitor/conveyance. Where appliances, including central heating, are mentioned, it cannot be assumed that they are in working order, as they have not been tested. Please also note that wiring, plumbing and drains have not been checked.