Commercial Building w/2 Garage/Shop/Storage Buildings on 1 +/- Acre Parcel in Madison County, VA--SE

Commercial Building w/2 Garage/Shop/Storage Buildings on 1 +/- Acre Parcel in Madison County, VA--SELLING to the HIGHEST BIDDER!!

The historic Aroda Store is RELOCATING to Main St. in Gordonsville, VA & you can purchase their current location at YOUR PRICE!!

Main commercial building w/2 garage/shop/storage buildings on a 1 +/- acre parcel  -- 360' +/- of frontage on Rt. 230 -- Main building has 8' commercial kitchen hood w/fire suppression, walk-in coolers & more!! -- Located only 3 miles from Rt. 29, 6 miles from Rt. 15, and a short drive to Charlottesville, Culpeper, Fredericksburg & Harrisonburg, VA!!

Live on-site auction & also providing live real time online simulcast bidding for your convenience!!


SOLD!! $187,000


The Aroda Store is relocating to Main St. in Gordonsville, VA, and we have been contracted to market and sell their existing location to the HIGHEST BIDDER!!  This location and these buildings will continue to offer the new owner a wonderful business, and it can be yours at THE PRICE YOU BID!!

Live On-Site Auction w/Live Real Time Online Simulcast Bidding for Your Convenience!!

Property Tour:  Monday, March 6 @ 2:00 pm SHARP! (Feel free to bring your inspector/contractor).  Please contact Tony Wilson (540-748-1359) for more information.

  • Commercial building on 1 +/- acre parcel w/360' of Rt. 230 road frontage in Madison County, VA
  • The main building measures 2,670 +/- sf. and features an open floor plan, 1 bathroom, 8' commercial hood w/fire suppression, large commercial grade ham cooker, stainless 3 bay sink, 2 walk-in coolers (approx. 10'x24' and 12'x12') & more!
  • Hardwood & concrete flooring in main building
  • Heating & cooling:  heat pump
  • Drilled well (pump recently replaced); conventional septic system; electric instant water heaters
  • Detached 20'x20' concrete garage/shop & 22'x36' (approx.) shop/storage buildings (both buildings have concrete floors); small storage shed
  • Other features:  ample parking; metal roof replaced (3/22); upgraded electrical service to main building (new wiring & panel boxes); spent $50,000 in repairs & paint to the other buildings;
  • Electric:  Rappahannock Electric Coop; Internet:  Comcast/Xfinity
  • This great business location is only 3 miles from Rt. 29, 6 miles from Rt. 15, and a short drive to Charlottesville, Culpeper, Fredericksburg & Harrisonburg, VA!!
  • Tax Map:  57-98B; Deed Book:  040003496; Zoning:  B (Business); Yearly County real estate taxes:  $1,336; Main building was built in 1926 and has a masonry/stucco exterior;  WE GUARANTEE A FREE & CLEAR DEED
  • Only $100,000 Suggested Starting Bid!!

FOR REALTORS:  if you have been working with a Realtor, please have them CLICK HERE  and complete their broker participation form.  In order for the Realtor to be compensated, broker forms must be completed and submitted no later than 5 pm on the day before the auction (3/12/23), and all terms adhered to.

TERMS:  $10,000 deposit is due immediately after confirmation of final bid and the balance due at closing within 30-45 days (unless prior written arrangements have been made by contacting Tony Wilson (540-748-1359).  There is a possibility of a lesser deposit if proof of pre approved financing is presented prior to auction.   Deposits must be in the form of a cashier's check or certified check (from a US bank) made payable to yourself.   The deposit is non-refundable.  A 10% buyer's premium will be added to the final bid, and will become a part of the purchase price. Property sold in as-is condition, and is not contingent upon buyer's financing, condition of property, appraisal, inspection, etc.  Pre-approved (no later than 5 pm on 3/12/23) broker participation is compensated.  Buyer shall close using Lakeside Title & Escrow (540-412-1057).  Auctioneer's Note: All information and dimensions were derived from sources believed to be correct, but are not guaranteed. Buyers shall rely on their own information, judgment, and inspection of the property. All auction day announcements take precedence over any previously printed material or any other oral statements made.  Please note that the following statements are simply the highlights of the terms & conditions.  Please refer to the "Property Information Packet" for complete and detailed terms & conditions that will govern the auction event.

We are happy to offer online/simulcast bidding for bidders who cannot physically attend the live auction event. Please understand and agree that online bidding will only be allowed if the buyer is physically NOT on site at the live auction. Online bidding will NOT be allowed if you are physically in attendance at the live auction event. 

In addition to the above terms and conditions, Please read below if you are participating and registered for LIVE ONLINE SIMULCAST BIDDNG

  • Contact the auction coordinator (his or her name and contact number is on the site under the auction you are bidding on) immediately if you need additional information.
  • Bidder Verification: The identity of all bidders will be and must be verified (via phone, email or text).  Bidding rights are provisional, and if complete verification is not possible, Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. will reject the registration, and bidding activity will be terminated.
  • At the close of the auction, and seller confirmation, the successful bidder will be emailed or given the contract package to execute and return to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc.  Upon being declared the high and successful buyer, the credit card that you registered with will be charged $500 toward your deposit. The successful bidder’s remaining earnest money deposit ($9,500) must be in the form of cashier’s or certified check (United States Bank) or wire transfer to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc. and is due immediately. The entirety of the remaining balance is due at closing. Purchaser shall be responsible for all wire transfer fees.
  • Contract Packages will be sent by e-mail or hand delivered to the high bidder, who must execute and hand deliver, email, fax or overnight mail back to Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., within 24 hours of receipt. If the successful bidder does not execute and return their contract with earnest money deposit within 24 hours of receipt they will be considered in default and subject to legal action. This is a legal binding contract.
  • In the event a winning bidder fails to submit the signed ’Contract for Sale of Real Property’ and deposit earnest money as provided in the pre-stipulated Auction Terms, the winning bidder will be charged an administrative fee of $10,000 on the credit card provided at auction registration. Additional default remedies are reserved by Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., and the Seller as provided in the Auction Terms & Conditions and the ‘Contract of Purchase’. All administrative fees are non refundable.
  • Any reliance on the contents shall be solely at the recipient’s risk. Bidders must conduct and rely solely upon their own investigations and inspections. The property is being sold ’AS IS’ with any and all faults. Please review all information supplied, and seek appropriate assistance prior to bidding.
  • Technical Issues: Neither the company providing the software nor the auction company shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason.  In the unfortunate event of a DDOS attack or server attack/shut down, the auction company reserves the right, but is not required, to extend bidding time.  To minimize the chance of being affected by internet or software issues, please use the “Max Bid” feature.