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Former Ard Scoil Phobal, Bantry, Co. Cork


John Collins and Associates are pleased to present to the market a former school premises extending to circa 18,718 sq.feet (1,739 m2) and standing on a private elevated site of circa three acres.






Contact John Collins now at (021) 4277570

for a personal, private viewing and or additional information.





Former Ard Scoil Phobal, Bantry, Co. Cork


This former secondary school was built to the highest standards of masonry construction in 1973 boasting an attractive, maintenance-free, Cork stone facade and double glazed PVC windows throughout.

“Ard Scoil Phobal” is mainly a two storey purpose built school with a small single storey area, suitable for conversion.

The entire ground floor area extends to circa 10,568 sq.feet (circa 982 m2), whilst the first floor accommodation extends to circa 8,150 sq.feet (757 m2).This extensive property is ideally suitable to a variety of uses, including re-development, subject to planning.

The defined boundaries of the curtilage encompasses elevated gardens and more than ample car-parking facilities along with 2 no. ball courts. There is also a useful and quality portacabin on site extending to circa 1,087 sq.feet (101 m2).

A detailed site location Map and detailed floor plans are attached hereto along with a range of spectacular aerial views of the property.




The property itself is strategically situated on a large private elevated site overlooking Bantry Bay immediately adjacent to all local amenities.

Bantry is the principal coastal town of west Cork and is located circa 80 kilometres west of Cork City. It is a major service community and civic centre servicing an extensive hinterland in a rural coastal area of high amenity content. The property is easily accessible from the N71 which links Cork to the East and Killarney to the North.




The property is serviced with all mains services, along with oil fired central heating, and there is a security alarm system fitted. There are also 2 no. electronic stairlifts, strategically located within the building.

BER No. 800272973 - D2




Former Ard Scoil Phobal, Bantry, Co. Cork




There is good marketable Freehold Title to the property.

The information concerning Title has been obtained from the appropriate sources but has not been checked against the relevant documentation.




Viewings are strongly recommended in this case but specifically by prior appointment with this sole agent only.


Contact John Collins now at (021) 4277570

 for a personal private viewing and/or additional information.



The particulars herein are confidential and are given on the understanding that they will not be construed as part of a contract, conveyance or lease. While every care has been taken in compiling the information we can give no guarantee as to the accuracy thereof. All reasonable offers will be submitted to the Vendors for consideration.