Damp on the walls, several layers of yellow wallpaper and polystyrene. This all peels off nicely though and after stripping the layers of paint underneath the walls have dried out well. After repairing the damaged plaster with massive amounts of fine-filler the walls polish up to a pretty acceptable finish. Similarly the concrete floor - after removing layers of mould-ridden under-felt and carpet it dries up nicely. Luckily it's pretty flat screed and the laminate goes down w
Yay - we have the keys and after ~4 months of delay we're finally in. Pictures show the outside of the building and the church opposite. The gallery & guesthouse is the single-story on the right-hand end looking at the old school building from the front. No pictures of the inside yet - it's grim. At least wait untill we've got rid of the stinky carpets!