Wednesday 29 September 2010

Hynes REA selling former PTSB offices in Athlone

The unusual octagon-shaped former Permanent TSB offices at 22 Mardyke Street, Athlone, is being offered for sale with an €850,000 price guide. The 310 sqm three-storey over-basement premises became surplus to requirements following the bank's consolidation into the John Broderick Street premises.The Mardyke Street property offers about 170 sqm of retail and financial services space at ground floor as well as access to first and second floor office suites, so it could suit a retailer with an option to generate investment income.Healy Hynes, of agents Hynes Real Estate Alliance, says the building is located in the heart of Athlone's commercial area, near the Athlone Town Centre and Sheraton Hotel, and there are more than 2,000 parking spaces available within a five-minute walk.