Land Area: 7908.58 Acres
This campus is perfect for a church retreat or church camp, group home, or drug treatment and rehabilitation center. This campus is located approximately 14 miles south of Alliance, Nebraska, in the gorgeous Sandhill pastures of Nebraska. The Sandhills area is the largest undisturbed natural grassland in North America, offering amazing “big sky” views, excellent bird watching, and star-gazing with no light pollution. The water and the air are clean and fresh, providing a bucolic, peaceful setting. The campus consists of;
1980 Gymnasium– 9600 sq’. Gym with ceiling mounted basketball stanchions , two sports locker rooms with showers, and 2 weight rooms. There is a suite of very nice administrative offices, as well as a Chapel and large space for classrooms. This building has a new central air conditioning system. The building is heated by a boiler that has been serviced regularly and is in good condition. The gymnasium has an air exchange system that works well for heating and cooling.
1980 Cafeteria– 8542 sq’. Currently, this building is in the midst of an unfinished remodeling project. But structurally the building is very sound, and could be used for a dormitory, classrooms, activity center, etc. There are two standard kitchens in this facility, and the basement features several very large rooms that could have a variety of purposes. Once fully re-modeled, this building could house 16 residents, not counting staff.
1980 Dormitory– 7504 sq’. This building features a large cafeteria with a spacious, fully outfitted commercial kitchen. It also features two instructor’s living quarters, and 2 large dormitory rooms that will house four in each room. The basement has several large open rooms that could be used for a variety of purposes. This building has a brand new central air conditioning system. Three of the four heating systems are also brand new. This building also has new hot water heaters. This building can house 16 residents, not including staff.
2000 Fire Station – Steel framed building. 1200 sq’. This building also has nice, new dog kennels on concrete slab on the east side, each with access into the heated building.
1995 Garage/Shop – This is a very solid, steel framed structure with solid concrete block walls, with parking on each end and a workshop in the middle, and radiant heating on one side.
In addition to these facilities, there are four single family homes intended for administrative personnel.
1980 House #1– 1792 sq’, 3 bed 2 bath with detached garage
1980 House #2– 1980 1604 sq’, 3 bed 2 bath.
1980 House #3– 1980 1617 sq’, 3 bed 2 bath.
1980 House #4– 1980 1262 sq’, 3 bed 2 bath
The outdoor grounds feature a large covered pavilion on a concrete slab that would be perfect for picnics and gathering. There is also a baseball diamond with a good chain-link backstop and dugouts on concrete slabs. This property was utilized as the “Boys Ranch” in the 1960s for troubled and at-risk children. Later, it became an in-house treatment center for drug and alcohol addicted teens.
Alliance has an airport with daily flights to and from the Denver International Airport. There is a local hospital in Alliance, and a large Regional Medical Center just an hour away in Scottsbluff, Nebraska.
This property has enjoyed non-profit status, and therefore has been exempt from taxes. As of 2016, the Morrill County Assessor’s office have the property value at $1,441,235. At the current listing price, this facility is a steal! It would cost several million to re-build such a campus from the ground up.
Legal Description: 7 22 47 PT 4 & 6. For further clarification a survey is available upon request.
Taxes: TBD (Has been tax exempt)
Sandhills Camp or Group Home - Rd 129, Alliance, NE 69301, USA
Sandhills Camp or Group Home- Rd 129, Alliance, NE 69301, USA