The Former Lancasterian School, Beacalls Lane, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Offers in Region of  £1,100,000

  • A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A THREE STOREY LANDMARK PROPERTY OF TRADITIONAL BRICK CONSTRUCTION WITHIN A POPULAR MIXED RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL AREA OF SHREWSBURY
  • OCCUPYING A SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF THE MAIN RAILWAY STATION AND SHREWSBURY TOWN CENTRE
  • OUTLINE PLANNING PERMISSION HAS BEEN GRANTED FOR THE CONVERSION OF THE MAIN SCHOOL BUILDING INTO 11 LUXURY APARTMENTS TOGETHER WITH THE ERECTION OF A NEW DETACHED THREE STOREY APARTMENT BUILDING FOR A FURTHER 8 APARTMENTS WITH PARKING ON-SITE CAR PARKING
  • GUIDE PRICE: OFFERS IN THE REGION OF £1.1 MILLION ARE INVITED FOR THE FREEHOLD INTEREST

The property comprises a large and imposing three storey Victorian former school building dating from 1813 of traditional brick construction providing a gross internal area of approx. 7,000 sqft (650 sqm).

The property was originally built as a school and has latterly been used as administrative offices by HM Prison Services before the closure of the adjoining Shrewsbury Prison in 2013.

The property boasts a large secure courtyard area with gated vehicular access and detached outbuilding to the rear.

Outline planning permission has been granted to convert the main building to provide 11 luxury apartments together with the erection of a new apartment building for a further 8 apartments with on-site car parking.

The property is located within a popular mixed residential and commercial area of Shrewsbury on the corner of Albert Street and Beacall’s Lane within walking distance of the Town Centre, the main railway station and a host of other amenities.

Shrewsbury is the County Town and Administrative Centre of Shropshire. Strategically located at the intersection of the main A49 and A5 trunk roads, approximately 47 miles North West of Birmingham, 15 miles west of Telford and 40 miles south of Chester

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