* Agents say bids for Oakleigh should be in by January 18.
Anyone interested is buying Oakleigh, the former mental health facility in Abbey Road, Llangollen, now has just a couple of weeks to put in an offer for the property.
That’s the message from agents acting for the vendor, the Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board.
The imposing property, which stands off the A5 in front of the eisteddfod field, has been empty for some years and is now being sold off by the board as surplus to its requirements.
A spokesman for agents Legat Owen’s Chester office, which is handling the sale, recently told llanblogger that Oakleigh had an asking price of £350,000 and that they had been contacted by a number of potential buyers.
We have just heard again from Stephen Wade, director business space for Legat Owen, who said: “In view of the level of interest in Oakleigh we are inviting Best Offers by 1.00pm on Friday 18th January 2013.
“Anyone wishing to be bid should register their interest with our office and we will provide them with a form for the submission of an offer.”
The sale details show that Oakleigh covers 306 square metres (3,293 square feet) on a site of 0.28 hectares (0.69 acres).
The description continues: “Oakleigh comprises an attractive two storey period propertyfof brick construction under a pitched timber framed roof with clay tile covering.
“Internally the property retains many of its original features.
“The property has a rateable value of £10,000 and is available for sale freehold.
“The property offers potential for a variety of alternative uses subject to securing the appropriate planning permission.
“Planning permission has recently been granted for a change of use to a residential dwelling.”