REAL ESTATE- WHAT'S GOING DOWN- Mount Calvary Baptist Church
ADDRESS: 3045 Morgantown Road, Ivy
NEIGHBORHOOD: Historic Ivy Depot
ASSESSMENT: $152,600 (1/1/2005)
YEAR BUILT: 1890 (congregation since 1869)
SIZE: 30' x 70'
LAND: 1.46 acres
OWNER: Mount Calvary Church
DEMO PERMIT DATE: Special use permit for demolition of entire structure approved by Albemarle County Board of Supervisors on 7/12/2006. Demo date undecided.
NOTES: Congregation sought special use permit for demolition to build new building. Preservation Piedmont approached congregation in an attempt to encourage preserving the historic structure, but the congregation wants more space; the structure is also apparently unsafe for the elderly. Cemetery behind building will be preserved.
PHOTO BY DAVE MCNAIR#