GSA announces sale of historic fire station in Anniston, AL
ATLANTA — The U.S. General Services Administration is pleased to announce the public online sale of a former fire station in Anniston, Alabama. The opening bid starts at $80,000.
This property, located at 34 Traffic Circle (Building 69 Headquarters Road) in Anniston, includes one building of approximately 8,000 square feet on approximately one-half acre. The building is a T-shaped, two-story stucco structure in the Spanish Colonial Revival style. Characteristics of the building include a red-tiled barrel clay roof, two round arched garage openings, three Juliet balconies, and painted stucco exterior walls.
The building was constructed in 1936 as a fire station for the former Ft. McClellan Army installation and was previously used by the Anniston Fire Department. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a contributing building to the Post Headquarters Historic District.
“This stalwart structure offers owners a chance to differentiate their business with a structure that offers unique, historical charm,” said Giancarlo Brizzi, Regional Commissioner for GSA’s Southeast Sunbelt. “It offers an opportunity to preserve a bit of history from our nation's past.”
The online auction is open through Sept. 21, 2023.
This online auction is part of GSA’s ongoing efforts to dispose of excess properties, saving taxpayer dollars and making more efficient use of the government’s real estate assets. For more information on GSA’s online auctions of federally owned property, visit www.RealEstateSales.gov.
GSA provides centralized procurement and shared services for the federal government, managing a nationwide real estate portfolio of nearly 370 million rentable square feet, overseeing about $87 billion in products and services via federal contracts, and delivering technology services that serve millions of people across dozens of federal agencies. GSA’s mission is to deliver the best customer experience and value in real estate, acquisition, and technology services to the government and the American people.