Last time I saw this church in South Ryegate, the rear addition was barely hanging out, as the ground below it washed away in Tropical Storm Irene. By luck, someone let me in the church that day to see the interior. Empty, neglected, but with such promise. That was 3.5 years ago. Recently while in the area, I drove by to see how the church was faring. From the front, it looked the same. This 1880 First Presbyterian Church is still beautiful.
It was still for sale, too. That was in November. As of January, the church is off the market.
The difference this time? The rear addition has been removed, likely due to loss of a foundation and to save the main building.
Based on real estate listings, this was done a few years ago. Maybe someone bought the church this time? If I find out, I’ll let you know.