Sisters of Mercy Convent, Convent Hill, Killaloe, Clare, V94Y04NSold EXEMPT

14 Bed Period House 543.03 m² / 5845 ft²

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Harry Brann Auctioneers & Joint Agents GVM Auctioneers, offer you the unique opportunity to acquire an outstanding period property located in the hugely popular lakeside town of Killaloe.

This property is located in the hub of Killaloe immediately adjacent to Supervalu & Convent Hill Shopping Centre. Killaloe is a picturesque and well-known lakeside tourist destination located at the tip of magical Lough Derg on the banks of the River Shannon.
Once the home of Brian Boru, King of Ireland, the town is well endowed with all local amenities including restaurants, galleries, shops, boutiques, schools, sporting amenities, historical sites, hotels, B&B's & self-catering accommodation. There are numerous Marinas for the boating and fishing enthusiasts. The local urban population is established at 3,500.
Limerick city: 25 kms. Shannon Airport: 55 kms. Nenagh: 25 kms. Dublin 190 kms.
ITM Co-ordinates: 570231, 672860.

This is a prominent landmark property located in the hub of Killaloe, located immediately adjacent to all amenities. Constructed in 1857 as 'The Bishop's Palace', this period property has extensive living and bedroom accommodation and could be adapted for numerous commercial or residential uses.
Many of the original features are retained including high ceilings, wainscoting, carved architraves, detailed cornice work, ceiling roses and original window shutters.
Good parking in the forecourt area. Inspection of this extensive and most desirable property is highly recommended.


Oil fired central heating system (modern boiler).
Original single glazed sash windows in original building, PVC double glazing in rear extension.
A protected/listed property (BER exempt).
Wrought iron entrance gates, tarmacadam driveway, car parking & mature hedging & trees.
Circa 0.5 acre site overall.

BER Details

BER: Exempt


Accommodation to include: Entrance hall, oratory, sacristy, lounge, kitchen, living room, dining room, 2 offices, store room, 3 shower rooms, 14 bedrooms - 1 en-suite, 4 wc's & walk-in hotpress.

Viewing Details

Strictly by appointment with Joint Agents.

Room Details

Entrance Hall - 6.0m x 3.61m
Carpeted. Sweeping staircase to first floor. Understairs storage.

Lounge - 6.88m x 6.02m
Carpeted. Marble open fireplace. Picture rail. Coving & ceiling rose detail.

Oratory - 8.2m x 6.04m
Carpeted. Marble open fireplace. Coving. Wall & ceiling cornicing.

Sacristy - 4.56m x 4.23m
Carpeted. Shower room with electric shower, wc & whb.

Corridor - 17.65m x 1.5m
4.60m x 1.74m Carpeted. Picture rail. Telephone kiosk. Side door access.

Side Hall - 4.61m x 3.05m
Vinyl tiled floor. Carpeted stairs to first floor with chair lift. Understairs storage.

Side Entrance Porch - 2.73m x 1.56m
Terracotta tiled floor.

WC - m x m
Terracotta tiled floor. Wc & whb.

Kitchen - 6.45m x 4.96m
Terracotta tiled floor. Oil fired Aga cooker. Fully fitted units to include plumbing for cooker, dishwasher & washing machine. Breakfast counter. Picture rail.

Dining Room - 5.02m x 4.1m
Timber floor. Picture rail. Crockery storage.

Living Room - 6.78m x 4.83m
Carpeted. Open fireplace with built-in display / storage cabinets.

Rear Hall - 6.78m x 4.35m
Vinyl floor. Side door access.

Office 1 - m x m
Carpeted. Built-in storage.

WC - m x m
Vinyl floor. Wc & whb.

Store Room - m x m
Vinyl floor & wall shelving.

Office 2 - m x m

Landing - 4.9m x 3.59m
20.34m x 1.19m & 5.03m x 1.01m Carpeted. Coat closet & coving.

Shower Room - m x m
Carpeted. Shower off mains, wc & whb.

Bedroom 1 - 4.72m x 3.35m
Carpeted. Whb.

En-suite - m x m
Vinyl floor. Electric shower & wc. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 2 - 4.7m x 3.98m
Carpeted. Marble open fireplace.

Bedroom 3 - 4.87m x 3.46m
Carpeted. Whb & dress room.

Bedroom 4 - 4.08m x 2.33m
Carpeted. Whb.

Bedroom 5 - 4.06m x 1.95m
Carpeted. Whb.

Bedroom 6 - 4.22m x 3.38m
Carpeted. Whb. Open fireplace.

Landing 2 - 4.56m x 3.03m
7.56m x 1.18m & 2.00m x 3.68m & 8.26m x 0.98m Carpeted. Fire escape stair to the rear.

Bedroom 7 - 3.73m x 2.0m
Carpeted. Whb. Picture rail.

Bedroom 8 - 3.71m x 2.0m
Carpeted. Built-in wardrobe. Picture rail.

Bedroom 9 - 3.7m x 2.43m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Shower Room 1 - 2.89m x 1.79m
Vinyl floor. Shower off mains & whb.

Shower Room 2 - 2.9m x 1.82m
Vinyl floor. Shower off mains & whb.

WC x 2 - 2.03m x 2.0m
Vinyl floor. Wc.

Bedroom 10 - 3.06m x 2.7m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 11 - 3.07m x 2.7m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 12 - 2.91m x 2.7m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 13 - 2.91m x 2.64m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 14 - 3.06m x 2.63m
Carpeted. Whb & built-in wardrobe.

Walk-in Hotpress - 3.5m x 2.61m
Fully shelved. Vinyl floor.