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Under the Hammer

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties

If you’ve a few grand or a few million to spare, or just fancy a look at what’s on offer — there are some unusual lots up for sale in the RDS today…

THE LATEST ALLSOP Space auction takes place in Dublin’s RDS today.

As usual, the sale features a wide range of properties — from residential to retail and business properties.

There’s 165 lots in all under the hammer today, with a total reserve of €33 million.

They include…

The usual array of very cheap houses… 

One in Claremorris, Co Galway for a reserve of €25,000, for instance, and another in Fermoy starting at €20,000.

At the very bottom of the market, they’re not in great nick, obviously.

Case in point, this home in Athlone with a €10k reserve.

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 Some unusual properties… 

This detached pub, filling station, shop and residence in Ballinlough, Co Meath is on sale with a reserve of between €140,000 to €160,000.

According to the brochure: “The property is arranged over ground and first floors to provide a public house and restaurant, petrol station with convenience store together with a residence”.

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Bargain basement hotels…

Like this 14 bedroom hotel & 4-bed house in Banagher, Co Offaly… It has a reserve of between €250,000 and €300,000.

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And this one in Ballina, Co Mayo, with a reserve of between €200,000 and €250,000. It has 31 bedrooms, a bar, restaurant and two function rooms.

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An entire shopping centre in Tipperary… 

This complex, which includes three warehouses and pub licence, is up for sale for a reserve of between €750,000 and €800,000.

It’s located in Nenagh, Tipperary, and, according to the brochure: “The shopping centre is arranged to provide for a large grocery store, a large retail unit and numerous small retail units benefitting from own door access”.

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A range of higher-end properties… 

Like these apartment blocks in Dublin. There are two blocks of apartments, comprising 14 units in total, on sale today for a reserve of between €2m and €2.25m.

The blocks are in Clonsilla, West Dublin. 0.52 acres of development land is also included.

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The auction gets under way at 9am at the RDS.

The full brochure can be viewed here.

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