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Claughton Road, Birkenhead


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  • Auction Date: 24th & 25th April 2019
  • Guide Price: £270,000+
  • Former primary school with large yard to rear
  • Many original features
  • Suitable for conversion to mixed use and residential (STP)
  • Established Location
  • Excellent transport links
  • Sold with vacant possession
  • Freehold


130 Claughton RoadBirkenheadMerseysideCH41 6EY
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Property Details

•For Sale By Online Auction: 24th & 25th April 2019
•Guide Price: £270,000+
•Freehold development opportunity
•Close to a good range of amenities
•Densely populated area.

This imposing two-storey brick built detached former school house has most recently used as offices and is arranged over ground and first floors. The ground floor consists of a large reception area leading to the school hall extending to approx. 26m, off the school hall are various former classrooms / offices along with toilet facilities and a kitchen area.

The upper floor consists of various offices / classrooms again with toilet facilities and a further kitchen.

The property retains many original features including parquet flooring to the ground floor, feature windows allowing plentiful natural light, original fireplaces and an ornate staircase leading to the upper floor

To the rear of the building there is a large playground that could be utilised to accommodate around 20 cars.

Birkenhead is a town on Merseyside, situated on the Wirral peninsula just across the River Mersey from Liverpool.

The property is located on the northern side of Claughton Road, a high street location. Within the immediate vicinity there are multiple retail outlets, including: Asda, TK Maxx, Wilko and an abundance of others.

Trains arrive from Liverpool’s main stations every few minutes on the subterranean Merseyrail network, taking no more than 5 minutes. Birkenhead can also be reached by the Mersey tunnels from Liverpool or the M53 from Chester or alternatively, the ferry across the Mersey deposits you in the riverside area of the town.


Ground Floor:
462.95 m2 (4983 sq. ft)
First Floor:
153.33 m2 (1650 sq. ft)
(Total 616.28 m2/6634 sq. ft)
Plus basement (not measured)


We understand the property has mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. However, interested parties should make their own enquiries.


The property is freehold

Business Rates

The current rateable value for the property is TBC

Investment Analysis

Subject to obtaining the necessary planning consent the property could be reconfigured to provide various options including residential, retail, leisure or remain as offices.

Guide Price


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