Abandoned Hampton motel sold at auction

The Colony Motel in Hampton has been sold at auction. 

HAMPTON — The abandoned Colony Motel on Ashworth Avenue in Hampton recently sold at auction for $930,000.

The two-building motel built in 1930 is valued at $1,327,900, according to town records. It sits on a .67-acre lot and is one block from the ocean and near the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom.

A public auction was held on site June 8.