Saint Francis Church, Drove Road, Langholm, DG13 0JW
Formerly St Francis of Assisi Church, this eighteenth century former church is brimming with character and beautiful period features, nestled within the historic town of Langholm. Featuring magnificent stained glass windows and original oak doors, the building has the potential to convert into a spectacular family home. With beautifully high ceilings, magnificent windows and splendid architectural style, a building steeped in spiritual history could be just waiting to welcome you as your new home.
Church: Entrance porch, main hall, kitchen, W.C, store. Downstairs there is a studio and store.
Outside: Off road parking.
Directions: Southbound from the M74 or Northbound from the M6, take Junction 44 towards Galashiels and Edinburgh. Follow the A7 for roughly 23 miles. 10 miles across the Scottish Border you will reach Langholm. Turn right up to Drove Road after you pass the garage and the property is located on your left.
Situation: Langholm, also known colloquially as the “Muckle Toon”, is a burgh in Dumfries and Galloway in Southern Scotland. Langholm lies between four hills in the valley of the River Esk in the Southern Uplands. The town is well know for its love of Rugby and the Langholm Common Riding, a horse riding festival which attracts thousands of tourists annually. The town has a variety of independent retailers, cafés, pubs, hotels, restaurant’s, butchers and bakers as well as Langholm golf course both primary and secondary schools. Dumfries and Galloway is one of the genuinely rural areas of Scotland and therefore provides a quality of life that is becoming increasingly rare offering a lifestyle property for country pursuits.
Saint Francis Church is an attractive stone and slate detached building. The main entrance boasts impressive doors surrounded by a gothic styled brick arch. Upon entering the former Band Hall, the room features large arched windows which provide such a grand and bright atmosphere and ample future entertaining space. The kitchen has fitted units and the W.C. a toilet and sink. Downstairs the studio offers a vast space for conversion and the exposed stonework adds even more character to this beautiful property.
The property offers an exciting and unique opportunity for development and therefore viewings are highly recommended.