Faith Church $965,000
Purchase Opportunity Church, school and parking lot are for sale. The two buildings (14554 E. Jefferson & 897 Philip, Detroit) total 60,000 square feet. The parking lot opens onto Jefferson and holds 52 cars. Physical Description of Building The church building was built in 1918 and is three stories when counting the balcony. The school building was built in 1961 and is three stories. The two building are connected by a tunnel running from each basement. Traffic Count 18,684 cars pass the property on a daily basis (SEMCOG 2016) Sale Price $965,000Church, Gym and School DescriptionSize Approx. 60,000 square feet in both buildingsSanctuary The sanctuary is approx. 115 ft by 62 ft with a balcony to the rear of the sanctuary. The sanctuary can seat 500 in the pews, 30 on the altar and another 170 in the balcony for a total of 700. An overflow area of 40 ft by 40 ft at the rear of the sanctuary is currently used for coffee hours but could add another 150 to the seating.Handicap Access A handicap chair rail system provides access to the main floor of the sanctuary.
The gym is approx. 95 ft by 67 ft with locker rooms and a stage on one end with a kitchen on the other end. The kitchen is the largest kitchen in both buildings with serving windows onto the gym.Kitchen Area Four kitchens are located throughout both buildings. The kitchen attached to the gym is the largest (47 ft by 12 ft) with 4 sinks, 6 pizza ovens, 2 regular ovens, 12 burners, hood and serving windows onto the gym. The kitchen attached to the fellowship hall beneath the sanctuary is 16 ft by 27 ft.Fellowship Halls The property has three fellowship halls. The fellowship hall beneath the sanctuary is 70 ft by 56 ft with a stage (28 ft by 40 ft) on one end and kitchen (16 ft by 27 ft) on the other. A fellowship hall is on the first floor of the school building (26 ft by 54 ft) with attached kitchen. The high school recreation room (with kitchen is adjacent to this fellowship hall.Offices The main floor of the school building has offices for the pastor, first lady, school principle and others. Multiple offices are located throughout the building. The pastor’s office is 17 ft by 15 ft with a window air conditioning unit.Classrooms Ten full size school classrooms (17 ft by 25 ft to 23 ft by 26 ft) are located in the lower level of the school building. This area was used by a charter school up to 2007 and has its own fire suppression system. Multiple other classrooms of varying size are located throughout the buildings.Parking Lot Description A fenced parking lot is on the northeast corner of Philip & Jefferson, holding 52 cars.Roof The roof was replaced on both buildings in 2017.Heating and Cooling A boiler (new 2016) heats both buildings. The pastor’s office has a window air conditioning unit. Other window units cool their respective rooms.
Faith Church: Utility Expense for 2016 and 2017Utility2016 ($)2017 ($)
DTE (natural gas and electric) Water Total Actual Expenses will be determined by the actual use of any given church. The above represents the use by Church in Detroit and the expenses incurred by the buyer will be unique to that buyer.
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