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Howden-le-Wear Former Community Centre

For sale.


School Street, Howden le Wear, Co Durham, DL15 8HJ

Land use/property type

The land is suitable for Houses, Office or Retail use.


3.15 hectares (0.37 acres) approximately


Offers invited.

For sale or to let

Closing date passed - under review.


Howden le Wear Community Centre, formerly the village school, was built in 1877 and comprises a single storey building of stone construction, under a predominantly pitched cement fibre slate roof, with flat felted roofs over the entrance foyer and toilet facilities. Softwood single glazed windows exist to all elevations, and flush panel timber doors are used for the majority of entrances and exits.

The property is a non-designated heritage asset suitable for a range of alternative uses including conversion to residential accommodation, restaurant/café use, retail or office space.

Closing date and current status

Closing date: 27 March 2023 - For sale.

Making an offer

Offers are invited by completing the offer form and using the label attached to the sales particulars which should be affixed to the front of an envelope.

Further information

Details of properties to be sold on the open market or to let are advertised on this page. If you require any further information about a property, please call the contact on the relevant sales or letting particulars. For any other enquiries, please contact us

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Under Section 123 of the Local Government Act 1972, we are obliged to obtain the best price available for any property disposals.

Other land and buildings for sale

Various types of land and buildings are listed for sale or let on Business Durham's website at Business Durham

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Property Management
03000 26 0000
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