Special Purpose•Church•For Sale
The Baptist Temple The Clover Center for Arts and Spirituality
1075 Clover, Rochester, New York 14610
Seller is soliciting REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) from potential buyers for the purpose of acquiring property either in existing state or proposed new use. All RFPs from potential buyers should include price consideration, identification of buyers, buyers’ representation and other determining factors such as closing period, methods of finance, contingencies etc. No price will be publicly or privately disclosed to interested parties. All RFPs are to be submitted to broker by NOON eastern time, July 11, 2019, and will remain unopened until 7 p.m. that same day for review. Owner/Seller will have 10 days to review/verify and enter into negotiations with the winning RPF. All submitters of RFPs will be notified either by personal service (phone/email/text) and/or by written method of the status of their proposals. No public notice of the winning RFP will be made until such a time determined by the Owner/Seller & the winning RFP. Contact listing brokerage for submission format.
The Baptist Temple (aka "The Clover Center For Arts and Spirituality) sits on a 4.86 acre parcel of land situated on the southwest corner of Clover Street and Highland Avenue in the town of Brighton, New York. The site currently has a two-story church building erected in 1964. Traffic count 4,900 cars daily.
The existing facility is a modified rectangle with prime road frontage on two sides: 648 feet on Clover Street and 322 on Highland Ave. The parcel is mostly level at grade. All public utilities are available including public sewers, public water, natural gas, electric, cable and phone. A large circle driveway is along the main entrance of the facility from Clover with two existing entrances (curb cuts). Access from Highland is also available with curb cuts into the rear parking areas.
The facility boasts well over 23,000 sq. ft. of public gathering space: main lobby, public room, two-level worship center/sanctuary, 400+ seating in traditional pew format, fellowship hall for 150, commercial kitchen, offices, conference room, classrooms and 7 men/women bathrooms. The worship center has a balcony, raised alter, sound system, changing rooms (bridal, grooms & pastor) and a baptistery.
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