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Chrystals have pleasure to bring to market the Islands only commercial shooting school, Broogh Fort in Santon. Extending in total to approx. 30.6 acres and including a first class clay shooting facility, Club House, Managers accommodation, Private Owners dwelling and separate Training/function room, previously used for computer training. Established over forty years and opened in 1976 by the then Lieutenant Governor of the Island Sir John Paul. Recognised as the finest facility of its kind on the Island and having one of the most expansive shooting grounds, which are well regarded for their variety of purpose built shooting facilities. Centrally located and only 10 minutes outside of Douglas with good highway links. There is a real opportunity to either continue with the present operation or complement through further development and diversification (subject to necessary consents).
From the A5 Douglas to Castletown Road, turn onto the Moaney Road for 1km and join the Ballacorris Road straight ahead, continue for 200m, past the Manx National Heritage site of Broogh Fort on the right and the entrance to Broogh Fort clay range can be found 100m on the right hand side with a set of iron gates.
GROUND FLOOR: Built in 1996 the property is traditional build which internally comprises a large kitchen/dining room, utility and boot room, sitting room, 30' conservatory, two double bedrooms, 1 bed/sitting room upstairs (all en-suite), two spare bedrooms, family bathroom and access into the computer training room or function room. Access from the house to the double garage which links into the club house. FIRST FLOOR: Above the central part of the house is a large master bedroom with en-suite and eaves storage with views out to the west and across to South Barrule. Approx. floor area - 4453 sq ft (413.6 sq m)
GROUND FLOOR: Built in 2005 the property is traditional built and has been unoccupied since built. Internally the layout offers a large lounge with double doors into sitting room, kitchen and dining room, utility room and double Garage. FIRST FLOOR: Four bedrooms (two en-suite) and family bathroom. Approx. floor area - 2867 sq ft (266.3 sq m)
The club house offers a comfortable communal area for refreshments and to receive tuition which also acts as the reception to the range. The building is single storey and comprises a socialising area plus training room with kitchenette, two WCs (one disabled access), a separate retail area for shooting apparel and merchandise, separate office and secure armoury rooms for the retail and storage of firearms. There is a large parking area to the front of the club house for a number of vehicles. Approx. floor area - 1204 sq ft (111.9 sq m)
Surrounding the buildings are gravel bound hard standing areas with grass gardens to the rear of the main house with ornamental planting and bushes. The surrounding hard standing area has been used for a number of other activities/ outdoor catering complementary to the shooting.
Surrounding the range and buildings are approx. 30.6 acres of land spread over 4 fields to the North and East. The fields are mainly laid to grass. In addition are two outbuildings; Approx.600 Sq Ft which is used for storage for range machinery and the second building 600 Sq Ft utilised for storage of range equipment and electric switch gear.
The properties are supplied with electric, telecom, WiFi, private drainage and oil central heating.
On completion. The company do not hold themselves responsible for any expenses which may be incurred in visiting the same should it prove unsuitable or have been let, sold or withdrawn.
Strictly by appointment through CHRYSTALS. Please inform us if you are unable to keep appointments.
This private range was purpose built in the early 90s and has matured to offer natural screening with mature trees on the banks which offer effective sound attenuation and safety when shooting. The set up offers a variety of sporting disciplines from 25 trap houses around the edges of the banks with 5 fixed stands, 3 covered shooting stands, all accessed via paths and a separate English Skeet shooting area. There are in addition, two purpose built storage buildings for equipment, materials and range machinery. The range is open 7 days a week for lessons, practice and skill development at all levels and varies from 9am onwards, and during the summer months into the evening. The range is operated on a booking system for private appointments and is accessible for club members, visitors and also for charities, groups and corporate events. Country Gun Club is a limited company and has over 50 members. Outside catering opportunities are also available and have been utilised in the summer months. In house instruction is offered from a number of resident coaches and visiting instructors from UK. Broogh Fort is secured with automated electric gates off Ballacorris Road and has CCTV throughout. www.countrygunclub.im
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Registered Office: Chrystal Bros. Stott & Kerruish Ltd. T/A Chrystals, 31 Victoria Street, Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 2SE
Registered in the Isle of Man No. 34808 | VAT Registration Number: 001090349
Directors: Shane Magee MRICS, Neil Taggart MRICS, Joney Kerruish MRICS & Dafydd Lewis MRICS