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The Iconic Union Building of Charleston

Thu May 09 - 05:00PM

723 Kanawha Boulevard East, 409 Virginia Street E, Charleston, WV Click to Map

Joe R. Pyle Complete Auction & Realty Service

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Phone: 888-875-1599

License: WV 2224

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Thursday May 9TH AT 5:00PM

Registration & Inspection Begin at 4:00PM


723 Kanawha Boulevard East

Charleston WV 25301


The Union Building - Unique Charleston Landmark



13 story Commercial Office Building

50,000+/- SF

3,720+/- SF/floor

2,500+/- SF Penthouse

Adjacent to Haddad River Front Park facilities

Last remaining riverside building in the downtown area

Incredible views of the Kanawha River, Downtown, WV State Capitol and surrounding area

Potential uses include but not limited to residential, commercial, entertainment, restaurants, social, etc.

Granite and brick exterior

Structurally sitting on 32 concrete piers resting on bedrock

Finished on all four sides

Built 1911

Tallest building in Charleston when constructed

Neo-Classical Revival Architectural Style

Unique ornate recessed entry

All floors are similar except 1, 2, and the penthouse

2 elevators

Basement area


For more information Contact Keith Hare, Agent 304-741-9135


District      11            Map         7         Parcel     59 & 85   

GPS: 38.348596N, 81.637108W

Directions: I 64E to exit 58B to right on Virginia St to right on Clendenin St to left on Kanawha Blvd E to property on the right beside Haddad Riverfront Park


10% buyer’s premium. 60 days to close. Please read full terms and conditions before bidding.


REAL ESTATE TERMS: 10% nonrefundable down payment made day of auction (or within 24 hours for online bidders) with balance due at closing. Cash, check, & wire transfer accepted. Credit cards will not be accepted for the down payment. No financing contingencies will be entered into the contract. Any required inspections must be completed prior to bidding. Property is being sold as is, where is with no warranty written or implied. 

Property will be sold free and clear of all liens. Seller is conveying surface rights only with no oil, gas, coal, mineral, or other subsurface interests conveyed unless otherwise noted. 60 days given to close. Announcements sale day take precedence over all advertisements published. 10% Buyers Premium will be added to determine final contract price. Name of purchaser on contract must be the name of the winning bidder or an entity which the winning bidder legally represents. No exceptions. Real estate sold subject to owner confirmation unless otherwise noted. 


AGENCY DISCLOSURE: Joe R. Pyle Auction and Realty Service is acting as Auctioneer/Agent and is an agent for the seller only.


DISCLAIMER: All information regarding the description of this property is derived from sources deemed reliable but not warranted. Information is believed to be correct to the best of auctioneer/agent’s knowledge but is subject to inspection and verification by all parties relying on it. Sellers, their representatives and auctioneer/agent shall not be liable for inaccuracies, errors, or omissions.

Any references to acreage, unless otherwise noted, are derived from public record and are not warranted. Buyers are responsible for conducting their own research prior to bidding.


BUYER/BROKER INFORMATION: Commission will be paid to any properly licensed buyer's broker who registers a successful buyer according to the Broker Participation Guidelines. Broker registration forms are available on our website or from the company office. Broker must be registered 24 hours prior to Auction. Brokers/Agents are not entitled to a commission if they are the purchaser.


We don't just list your property - WE SELL IT!


Joe R. Pyle, Broker

(888) 875-1599

5546 Benedum Drive Shinnston West Virginia 26431


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