GROTON, Conn., May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
WHAT: On Monday, May 9, 2016, the United States General Services Administration (GSA) kicked-off an online auction to sell former United States Navy property zoned for residential or commercial use and located in the town of Groton, in New London County, CT. This property is a versatile real estate opportunity.
WHERE & WHEN: The property is located in a residential area near the intersection of Gungywump and Briar Hill Road with good access to Interstate 95 (I-95) and the city center of Groton.
OPEN HOUSE DATES: May 25, from 11 am-2 pm & Thursday, June 9 from 12 pm-3 pm.
ONLINE AUCTION: May 9, 2016
The property consists of approximately 12.9 ± acres of land, and offers a 23,356 square foot structure known as the Shepherd of the Sea Chapel and a 5,421 square foot Community Center.
The chapel was constructed in 1966 and an education wing was added in 1992. The chapel closed in 2012 and its religious services relocated to the Naval Submarine Base main New London site. The community center was constructed in 1975 and closed in 2010. The chapel has been determined eligible for listing with the National Register of Historic Places. If the buyer chooses to pursue nomination for restoration, they could potentially receive tax credit.
The buildings on the property offer classrooms, offices/administration, mechanical rooms, kitchens, restrooms, multi-purpose rooms, storage area, nurseries and playgrounds. The existing furnishings, fixtures, and equipment are included in the sale. The two buildings share a driveway, and a paved striped parking lot.
Other Features: Sprinklers System, Smoke Detectors, Central Air Conditioning, Oil Burner last inspected 6/28/2014.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The start date for the online auction is Monday, May 9, 2016 on www.RealEstateSales.gov. Bidder Registration and Bid Deposits are required. For property and sales information contact Giselle Rubiera (617.565.5841 or firstname.lastname@example.org). Helpful Resources: For additional auction information and to view the terms and conditions of sale found in the Invitation for Bids (IFB): visit RealEstateSales.gov or http://propertydisposal.gsa.gov/.
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SOURCE United States General Services Administration