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Convent of Mercy

Buttevant, Co. Cork


John Collins and Associates are pleased to offer FOR SALE, a magnificent former Convent of circa 12,600 sq. ft., together with auxiliary buildings extending to circa 15,000 sq. ft. – which are in need of some enhancement and re-furbishment.



These properties, which are being sold in one lot stand on circa 3.5 acres of level mature grounds and present an enormous development opportunity, which should not be missed.

Must be seen

Contact John Collins at 021-4277570



Convent of Mercy, Buttevant, Co. Cork


The property commands a strategic central location in the developing town of Buttevant – on the main Cork / Limerick road (N20) circa 7 miles north of Mallow and circa 4 miles west of Doneraile.

The property enjoys circa 115 metres of road frontage on Richmond Street and circa 95 metres on Mill Lane in a “Golden Vale” area of high amenity content.



The main building, which is a detached, two storey Convent with attic, was constructed in the year 1879, boasting a five-bay central block, flanked by advanced gable fronted 2–bay ends with 6–bay side windows along with an extensive array of additional unique qualities and special Tudor and Gothic features.

This former Convent is a protected structure, along with some of the auxiliary buildings, and they are contained in the Buildings of Ireland National Inventory.

The following details are available to genuine principal and personal callers:

Detailed Site Map

Detailed Conservation Report

Detailed Floor Plans of the Convent


Must be seen

Contact John Collins at 021-4277570




Convent of Mercy, Buttevant, Co. Cork



For the purpose of this conveyance good marketable Title has been assumed. The information concerning Title has been obtained from the appropriate sources but has not been checked against the relevant documentation.

B.E.R.:                     BER exempt.


Price:                       Price on Application.




Viewings are strongly and especially recommend in this case but strictly by prior appointment with

Joint Sole Agents only.











Convent of Mercy, Buttevant, Co. Cork






Contact: John Collins

John Collins & Associates Auctioneers

7 Parliament Street, Cork

  (021) 4277570 or (086) 2552818


Joint Agent:


Contact: Mr. Tom Sheahan

Tom Sheahan Auctioneers & Valuers

Main Street, Buttevant, Co. Cork

(022) 23838 or (087) 2582456







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.