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Sunnyside, Quay Road, Newport, F28 Y018 – Commercial/Investment



Unique Property with superb Quayside Location for sale on Newport Quay.


In the instructions of the current owner we are offering for sale this unique 4 storey property, overlooking the water.  This property extends over four floors with street frontage at Newport Quay.  The ground floor area comprises of approximately 5,100 square feet in area.


The property was built circa 19th century and was previously known as “Sunnyside” a former hotel.  It was later purchased by the St. Lucy Sisters in which they operated a small factory manufacturing soft toys, a tea rooms, chapel and playschool.


The property has street frontage with railing and greenery overlooking the harbour, to the rear of the building the walled garden consists of approximately 0.5 of an acre in area with vehicular archway access to the rear.


This property has many attractive features, stain glass windows, solid timber flooring, large ceiling beams.


The property offers enormous potential to an investor/purchaser as a commercial enterprise for redevelopment, suitable for hotel, hostel, apartments, technical innovation centre or other tourist amenities.


As Newport is situated on The Heart of the Great Western Greenway on the Blackoak River and Clew Bay, it offers a multitude of outdoor pursuits including water sports, such as: kayaking, deep sea angling, boating, swimming, sailing, stand up paddle boarding and cycling,


The property is within 5 mins walk from Newport’s Main Street and has many attractive pubs, cafes, restaurants, super market, children’s playground and excellent amenities.


Accommodation consists of:


Entrance hall: 5.37m X 4.89m

Chapel: 9.3m X 5.34m

Sacristy: 5.40m X 2.70m

Shop: 9m X 5.5m

Gents Toilet: 2.85m X 2.76m

Ladies Toilet: 3.98m X 2.85m

Museum Room: 5.60m X 5.29m

Tea shop: 4.95m X 2.30m



Entrance area: 3.33m X 1.1m

Toilet: 2.75m X 2.15m



Landing: 3.71m X 2.1m

Factory floor: 14.29m X 5.95m

Rear room: 8.50m X 5.25m

Front room: 5.64m X 4.99m

Work room/hall: 7.34m X 5.57m

Sewing room: 5.54m X 5.10m



Factory area: 23.88m X 6.01m & 8.5m X 5.96m

Storage: 14.89m X 5.6m



Factory area: 23.85m X 5.98m & 8.4m X 6.21m



Boiler house

Out buildings


SERVICES: mains water and sewerage.


Newport is an attractive small town and since it is situated in the heart of the Greenway, tourism and the economic fibre of the town has flourished over the last 10 years.


Rarely such a well located property on the water front with the extensive rear garden comes on the market.  It offers enormous potential and possibilities to the buyer.


Viewing strictly by appointment.


Ref No: A1093

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