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Mar 2017

We can answer your prayers with auction of Scottish Monastery

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Wilsons Auctions is delighted to feature the former Carmelite Monastery, Dumbarton in its Scottish Land and Property Auction on Thursday 11th May.

The detached B-Listed Extended Villa, which will be auctioned from Wilsons Auctions Dalry branch, is set on 2.2 acres, boasts stunning panoramic views over the Firth of Clyde and comes with an attractive guide price of £650,000.

Located in Dumbarton’s desirable Helenslee Road, the property dates back to the 1890’s and still retains many of its original features including sash and case windows, stained glass, wood panelling, turrets and crow stepped gables.

A magnificent gated entrance with a sweeping driveway, the property provides parking for numerous vehicles and is surrounded by extensive private gardens, manicured lawns, mature plants, trees and shrubbery. 

The property provides extensive accommodation over three levels blending the original home with modern extensions made up of various apartments. Currently utilised as a family home there is fantastic development opportunity and has potential to be transformed into a hotel or care home.

Wilsons Auctions Property Department Manager, Rachel Brown said, “We are delighted to include this beautiful 19th Century B-listed building into our Scottish Land and Property Auction in May. We are very excited to be auctioning such an iconic property which boasts picturesque surroundings in Dumbarton overlooking the Clyde Estuary.

“The property is in fantastic condition, retaining many of its original features and its location offers the beauty of The Trossachs and Loch Lomand National Park on its doorstep, yet is still accessible to Glasgow City Centre. With a very attractive guide price, this property would be a great investment for a range of clientele from families to developers or hoteliers,” she added.

Viewings of the property can be made by contacting Lorren, Cheryl or Rachel directly on 01294 833444. Bidding can be made in person or online through Wilsons Auctions LiveBid facility which can be accessed at www.wilsonsauctions.com. Registration will be available until midday on the day of the auction.

Wilsons Auctions has been in business since 1936 and is the largest independently owned auction house in the UK and Ireland. With a dedicated property department, Wilsons Auctions can provide an all-round, hassle free property experience from start to finish.

With more locations throughout the British Isles than any other privately owned auction company, Wilsons Auctions processes a hammer total in excess of £250 million annually.

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 MEDIA ENQUIRIES: For further information please contact Jen Higgins, PR Executive of Wilsons Auctions at jenhiggins@wilsonsauctions.com  or call 028 9034 2626.