Gretna Animal Clinic: 6,240 Sq.Ft. Facility on 1.23 Acres just off Main St

Gretna, VA


106 Center St
Gretna, VA  24557


Hampton Inn
200 McBride Ln, Gretna, VA
Online and phone bidding also available.


Robert L. Hooke DVM and his wife, Cindy, opened their practice here on February 14, 1994, and have been faithfully serving Gretna and the surrounding area for the last 30 years! On March 8th, Dr. Hooke officially retired and closed the clinic. We are honored to have been chosen to handle the sale of their real estate and equipment to facilitate their next step.  Take a look at a few of the details of this great property.

  • Current Use:  Veterinary Clinic
  • Building SF:   6,240 sq.ft. main facility built in 1910 with many modern upgrades. See room descriptions below.
  • Other Bldgs:  Storage building (20'x40') with grooming room and storage; Wood barn that was the original blacksmith shop
  • Land Size:      1.227 acres
  • Zoning:           TZ Town Zoning
  • Location:        Great location just off Main St and across from the public parking lot
  • Frontage:        An impressive +/-550' of frontage along Center St
  • Fencing:         Much of the property is fenced and cross-fenced for animals including a dog run
  • Utilities:          Public water and sewer
  • Parking:          Gravel parking on either side of the building. Public parking available across the street.
  • Roof:               Shingle roof was just recently replaced
  • HVAC:             Heat pump
  • Tax parcel:     2530-17-1941
  • Tax assm't:     $305,500 (new assm't 8/9/2023)
  • Appraisal:       $325,000 in Oct. 2020

Great location in the heart of Gretna!


  • Waiting Room: 17x9
  • Front Office and Reception: 11x11
  • Exam Room 1: 8x7
  • Exam Room 2: 9x7
  • Dental Room: 8x11
  • Surgery Room: 11x11
  • Treatment Room: 12x15
  • Radiology Room: 16x12
  • Laundry Room: 16x11
  • Inside Dog Runs: 17x28
  • Cat Room: 19x14
  • Kennel: 19x13
  • Isolation Room: 7x12
  • (2) Offices: 9x13 each
  • Large Animal Area: 40x74
  • Storage: 19x18
  • Storage Room (auxiliary building)
  • Grooming Room (auxiliary building)


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  • From the North, take US-29S to Gretna. Use the LEFT LANE to take the US-29 Business exit for Gretna. Continue on US-29Bus S / Main St for 1.5mi to RIGHT on Center St (just past the Valero gas station). 1st building on right.
  • From the South, take US-29N to Gretna. Take the US-29 Business exit for Gretna. Continue on US-29Bus N / Main St for 2.1mi to LEFT on Center St (at American National Bank). 1st building on right.
  • From Smith Mountain Lake / Penhook area, take Rt.40E to Gretna. LEFT on Main St. 0.4mi to LEFT on Center St (at American National Bank). 1st building on right.


  • Tuesday, Mar.26 from Noon-2PM
  • Wednesday, Apr.3 from Noon-2PM
  • Monday, Apr.8 from Noon-2PM
  • Other days available by appointment.  Call 434-847-7741.


  • 10% deposit due day of sale by cash or good check. Closing on or about 30 days. 5% buyer's premium. Property sells absolute to the highest bidder. Click on "Terms" tab for full terms and conditions.

Gretna Animal Clinic, 106 Center St, Gretna, VA

Terms: Property sells "AS-IS" without warranties of any kind. Potential Buyers must perform such independent investigations with respect to the Property as they deem necessary to verify information provided by Auction Company.

Warranty: All information provided by Auction Company is deemed reliable but is not warranted. The information provided by the Auction Company is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, error or omission is assumed by the Auction Company.

Title: Seller will convey title by General Warranty Deed free and clear of all liens.

Registration: Bids will be accepted only from registered bidders. On-site registration begins at 11:30AM day of sale. See listing for auction location. You may also pre-register on our website or phone app.  Deadline for phone and online bidding registration is 6PM EST on the day prior to the auction. A valid form of identification (i.e. driver's license) may be required to register onsite or online.

Online Bidding: Online bidding is available for your convenience. However, due to the technical nature of online bidding, bidder acknowledges that this service may or may not function correctly the day of the auction. Torrence, Read, & Forehand Auctions will not be responsible for missed bids from any source. Online bidders who desire to make certain their bid is acknowledged should use the prebidding function and leave their maximum bid 24 hours before the auction begins. Winning bidders will be notified by email and/or phone and receive instructions for signing the Contract of Purchase (must be returned within 24 hours) and submitting the Deposit (see below).

Announcements: Announcements made on day of sale take precedence over all prior communications, both verbal and written, concerning the sale of the Property.

Approval: Property will sell absolute to the highest bidder.

Buyer's Premium: A 5% buyer's premium will be added to the high bid to determine the final sales price.

Deposit: Deposit equal to 10% of final contract price (bid price plus buyer's premium) due day of sale by cash or good check. Online bidders may overnight deposit or wire transfer funds so it is received within 2 business days.

Closing: Balance of Purchase Price shall be due at closing on or about 30 days after the sale.

Agency: The auction company and its representatives represent the sellers.