For Sale by Rodgers & Browne Estate Agents, Holywood via the iamsold Bidding Platform
THE FACTS YOU NEED TO KNOW:
Rare Opportunity To Aquire A Stone Built Cottage With Planning Permission For Refurbishment And Extension.
Wild & Tranquil Location On This Rugged Island Just 40 Mins From Ballycastle.
Water & Electricity Supply Close By.
ALSO OF INTEREST:
Ideal For Those Seeking Solace, Birdwatching Or Walking.
Suit Artist, Writer, Computer Programmer Or Anyone Not Wishing To Be Caught Up In The 'Rat Race'!
Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
" Rathlin is an island off the coast of County Antrim, and is the northernmost point of Northern Ireland. Rathlin is the only inhabited offshore island in Northern Ireland, with a population of around 100 people. The reverse L-shaped island is 4 miles (6 km) from east to west, and 2.5 miles (4 km) from north to south. The highest point on the island is Slieveard, 134 metres above sea level. Rathlin is 15.5 miles (25 km) from the Mull of Kintyre and 6 miles (10km) from Ballycastle. A ferry operates from Ballycastle to the main port on the island at Church Bay and takes between 25 - 40 minutes (depending on the service and the weather).
The island is home to tens of thousands of seabirds and is designated as a Special Area of Conservation in Northern Ireland and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. As a consequence construction on the island is deliberately restrcited.
Shandragh is a former herdsman's cottage and is believed to have been built in the mid 1700's. Today planning permission exists to refurbish and extend the cottage to provide a tranquil haven from which to enjoy the peace and solitude of this wild and interesting island".
Approximatley 30 minute walk to the west from Church Bay and the harbour.
To view or make a bid contact: Rodgers & Browne Estate Agents, Holywood or www.iamsoldni.com
*Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the starting bid, both the starting bid and reserve price can be subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to the Unconditional Method of Auction, which is powered by IAM Sold.
This property is for sale under Traditional Auction terms. Should you view, offer or bid on the property, your information will be shared with the Auctioneer, iamsold.
With this auction method, an immediate exchange of contracts takes place with completion of the purchase required to take place within 28 days from the date of exchange of contracts.
The buyer is also required to make a payment of a non-refundable, part payment 10% Contract Deposit to a minimum of £6,000.00.
In addition to their Contract Deposit, the Buyer must pay an Administration Fee to the Auctioneer of 1.80% of the final agreed sale price including VAT, subject to a minimum of £2,400.00 including VAT for conducting the auction.
Buyers will be required to go through an identification verification process with iamsold and provide proof of how the purchase would be funded.
Terms and conditions apply to the traditional auction method and you are required to check the Buyer Information Pack for any special terms and conditions associated with this lot.
The property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price with both the Reserve Price and Starting Bid being subject to change.
The Partner Agent and Auctioneer may recommend the services of third parties to you. Whilst these services are recommended as it is believed they will be of benefit; you are under no obligation to use any of these services and you should always consider your options before services are accepted.
Where services are accepted the Auctioneer or Partner Agent may receive payment for the recommendation and you will be informed of any referral arrangement and payment prior to any services being taken by you.
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This property is sold unconditionally with the successful purchaser required to place a 10% (minimum £6,000.00) non refundable contract deposit and exchange immediately after the auction.
A buyers administration fee of 1.80% (to a mininum of £2,400.00) including VAT is also required under this method payable by the successful bidder in addition to their winning bid.
This property is being sold under the Traditional Method of Auction, which requires immediate exchange of contracts and allows a further 28 days for completion.
Where the auction is ran online, as part of the bidder registration process, a bidder security deposit of £6,000.00 is required to be pre-authorised from the Bidder's debit or credit card, through the payment facilities on the website when registering to bid.
A bidder also has the option of paying by Bank Transfer to iamsold's client account, or over the phone card payment. A bid registration will not be approved by iamsold until in receipt of the Bidder Security Deposit in cleared funds.
The pre-authorisation payment will only be captured from the successful bidder on acceptance of their bid.
Once a bid is accepted the Bidder Security Deposit will form part of the non-refundable payment contract deposit and administration fee.
Any balance of the Contract Deposit or administration fee, must be paid by the successful bidder to iamsold within 48 hours of acceptance of their bid.
The outstanding balance can be paid by same day Bank Transfer to iamsold's client account, or over the phone by debit or credit card.
All unsuccessful bidders will have their pre-authorisations released 7 days from the initial authorisation or card payment refunded within 5 working days of conclusion of the auction or from when iamsold is provided with the correct bank account details for the return payment.
Where the auction is ran online, all bidders are required to pay a non-refundable £50.00 (inclusive of VAT) registration fee, per property that they register to bid on.
There are no other fees or charges payable to the Auctioneer however, there are other costs to consider such as:
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