Roebuck Auctions Selling 9.67+/- Multi-use Property near Pensacola, FL

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Roebuck Auctions, a real estate auction firm with over 37 years of successful auction sales, will be selling a 9.67+/- acre multi-use campus near Pensacola, Florida on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 11:07am CST. This is a unique real estate opportunity in an ideal location to serve as a school, church, bed & breakfast or immaculate primary residence in the Florida panhandle.

Roebuck Auctions,, will sell this unique property located on 10+/- acres to the highest bidder on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 11:07am CST. The former campus has a total of 43,000 square feet of usable building space including four connected primary structures with more than 30,000 square feet and six separate modular structures containing an additional 13,000 square feet. The property also contains multiple ancillary maintenance type structures for added space. Property inspections will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013 from 10:00am to 3:00pm CST and Sunday, February 17, 2013 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm CST.

The four primary structures on the property include a fifty-five hundred square foot, two-story Victorian style home; a two thousand square foot chapel; a two-story twelve thousand square foot dormitory; and a ninety-six hundred square foot building containing a commercial kitchen with state of the art Viking appliances, a cafeteria with a dining capacity of over one hundred, and a large classroom with staff offices. All of these connected structures surround a large swimming pool with extensive decking and entertaining areas. The six separate modular structures include a thirty-six hundred square foot home with a three-car garage serving as an owner’s residence along with five additional homes that have been utilized as staff housing in the past.

This incredible campus was most recently utilized as a boarding school however the layout could easily be adapted to fit many other uses including a retreat for spiritual gatherings to serve churches, synagogues or other religious organizations. The live-in accommodations for more than one hundred along with the layout and location make it ideal for a fitness-style health resort while the solitude of the property make it a great choice for a stress-free rehabilitation center. Other uses could include a family retreat for an intimate, escape to enjoy the amenities in a private location; a club setting for any civic or private organization looking for an appropriate getaway; a boarding school or other teaching-style facility seeking a flexible layout to provide educational and extra-curricular activities; or serve as a camp with everything available to ensure the recreational needs of all campers, whether short or long term, are achieved.

This unique property is located on Highway 89 in Jay, Florida; approximately 45 minutes north of Pensacola, Florida. This area is isolated and secure yet conveniently located less than thirty minutes from I-65; forty-five minutes from the white, sandy beaches of Pensacola; and only an hour from Mobile, Alabama. This strategic location provides for the best of all worlds with the ability to savor the solitude of the rural life while remaining close to all modern conveniences and advantages of a metropolitan locale.

This investment opportunity will be sold at public auction on Thursday, February 28 at 11:07am CST. The highest bidder, regardless of bid amount, will be the lucky new owner as it is being sold at Absolute Auction with no reserve bid.
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About Roebuck Auctions, Inc.:
Roebuck Auctions is a professional real estate auction firm that has been conducting successful auctions throughout the United States for over 37 years. By using the auction method of sale, a team approach is utilized when selling a property. Roebuck Auctions uses the unique talents of every team member to ensure success on auction day.

Media Contact:
John Roebuck, President –Auctioneer/Broker
High Bid, LLC (dba) Roebuck Auctions

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