40-acre lakeside home and personal property estate auction

Filed as: Past Auction, Past Personal Property Auction, Past Real Estate Auction, Sold Real Estate 
Posted on: Wednesday, August 8th, 2007

When: Saturday, September 8, 2007 – Personal Property beginning at 9:30 and Real Estate at Noon
Where: 29313 County 29, Browerville, MN
Documents: Brochure, Disclosures, Survey, Broker Registration Form
MLS Info: Greater Lakes MLS 167678
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Lakeside HomeJoin us as we sell this beautiful 40-acre lakeside home and the associated personal property.  Don passed away several years ago and Mim is moving on to other adventures.  The auction will present an excellent opportunity to purchase at auction some very nice antique furniture pieces which fill the home as well as this beautiful country home set in the hills on Chain of Lakes Lake.

Real Estate Information

The property is a rare secluded 40-acre homestead estate on Chain of Lakes Lake in the Drumlin Hills of Little Elk Township.  The area is rich in wildlife and enchanting natural splendor.  The property features nearly 600′ of lakeshore with a charming homestead including a 3-bedroom home with fieldstone fireplace and country kitchen.  The outbuildings include Mim’s art studio, Don’s print shop, sauna and a good barn with silo.

Previews of the property will be held on Tuesday, August 28th from 5:30 to 7:30pm, Saturday, September 1st from 10:00 to 11:30am, or by appointment.

Terms and Conditions

Earnest Money: The sum of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) per parcel shall be deposited as earnest money by the high bidder in the trust account of Schultz Auctioneers Landmark Realty, Inc. but to be returned to the Seller if the Buyer fails to perform pursuant to the Purchase Agreement. Therefore, the earnest money is non-refundable.
Buyer’s Premium: An eight percent (8%) buyer’s premium will be added to the high bid price to equal the contract price used in the purchase agreement. For example, a bid price of $100,000.00 would equal a contract price of $108,000.00 ($100,000 + $8,000).
Brokers Participation Accepted: A broker co-op will be paid to properly registered brokers. The broker registration form must be returned at least 48 hours prior to the auction.
Terms: Cash, due and payable at time of closing. Successful bidder will enter into a standard Minnesota Purchase Agreement. It will be at the Auctioneer’s discretion as to the increments of bids and process to reach the top and final bid.
Closing: Remaining balance due on or before the 4th day of October 2007.
Preview of the property is essential prior to the auction! Please contact our office for a due diligence packet containing all necessary disclosures and important information regarding this property.
Agency Disclosure: Schultz Auctioneers Landmark Realty, Inc. is acting as a Seller’s broker in this transaction. A Seller’s broker is a broker who represents the Seller and acts on behalf of the Seller. Therefore, Schultz Auctioneers Landmark Realty, Inc. must act in the Seller’s best interest and must tell the Seller any information disclosed to him or her. Therefore, the Buyer will not be represented and will not receive advice and counsel from the broker or salesperson. For further information, please contact our office for an Agency Relationships in Real Estate Transactions disclosure.
Reservations: Property is sold subject to easements of record.
Survey: The property has been surveyed by Engelmeyer Surveying of Melrose, MN.  A copy of the survey is available for you to review.

Personal Property Information

We will be selling the complete contents of the home and outbuildings beginning at 9:30am.  The complete listing of personal property is listed below.

Antique Furniture
1894 Tall Oak slant front China Secretary with pigeon holes & applied carving – 90? Tall – 36? Wide – 3 drawer – Dove Tailed
Low side oak buffet
42? Claw foot round Oak table
Mahogany bridal bedroom set with full size sleigh bed & Low dresser with large beveled back mirror      
4 drawer Oak chest of drawers
Oak beveled wall mirror
quarter sawn  single bed
Oak serpentine front dresser with ornate beveled back mirror
Quarter sawn oak Queen Ann Style library table
Hoosier cabinet with flour sifter and metal drawers
Eureka beige & almond porcelain wood cook stove,- 41? W X  49? H
6 Oak T – back chairs
3 Oak Queen Ann style chairs
Oak top white wicker desk
White wicker lamp
Several Oak slat back chairs
Twig art table stand
Ash occasional table
Maple 4 drawer chest
Small Oak painted cabinet
Folk art Oak telephone stand
1950?s enamel top metal table
Oak captains arm chair
Small painted kitchen cupboard
Painted claw foot table
Antique etched wall mirror
Wrought iron bench seat
Bamboo book case
Blue Oak mission style desk

Batik dyed silk wall hanging
Stratford & Avon brass book ends
Frank Shindo clay pottery -(Japanese)
Assorted quality pottery, Large hand turned mixing bowl
1940?s sheet music
3 Crystal kerosene lamps
Assorted premium depression glasses
frosted lollipop jar
Collectible kitchen utensils
Cast Iron fry pans
Assorted collectibles – glassware & knick knacks
Almanacs & catalogs back to 1927
Camel back trunk
Assorted hardware
Antique glass pulls
Wooden nail keg
50# Hercules gelatin powder box
Glass & Zinc top canning jars
Tin shoeshine box
Picture student body Stout State – 1928
Flat top 1880 – Swedish Immigrant Trunk
Assorted pails of agates
Large wind chime
Buck saw  – 2-man cross cut saw

Original Art
Don?s Leaf Prints
Various framed pieces of Mim?s abstract paint on glass
Assorted Mim?s painted bottles
A large amount of art supplies and picture frames,

2003 JD Lt 133 Lawn Tractor 38? deck with attached utility box & cover

Tools & Supplies
10? bench saw
Roller stand
6 amp battery charger
2 B & D circle saws 1 hp
B & D 3/8 electric drill
B & D GV cordless drill
B & D electric trimmer
Hand saws
Stanley & Craftsman metal planes
Crossman 357 GW .17-7 Air pistol
Many hand saws & hand tools
Paint brushes Step ladders
Skill jig saw
Miscellaneous hand tools
Levels, angle finder
Shovels & 2 H tools Aluminum step ladder
Assorted nails & screws
Many extension cords
Large plastic tubs
Reel to reel tape recorder
4 drawer metal file cabinet
Small blue desk
3 ft florescent light
Metal shelving
Car ramps
Assorted folding chairs
Metal double wash table
Garden hose – hose reel
Trouble lights
Steel electric posts
Assorted flower pots
Plastic lawn furniture
Metal hand garden cult
Solar ground lights
Glass shelving
2 white porch posts

Ellington Japan Porcelain China – 12 place & serving
JVC Sound System – cassette – 5 CD
Panasonic VCR Player
AM/FM Turn Table & 2 speakers
Daewoo 24? Color TV
Oscillating floor fan
Brass wall lamp
Sharp Microwave
Franciscan dishes and serving pieces
Including 8 dinner plates
6 salad plates
4 Ice Cream dishes
Stainless  mixing bowls
Covered Pie plate
Sleeping bag
AIWA Stereo Tape – Radio CD – 2 speakers
Assorted lamps
Singer portable sewing machine
IBM long carriage electric typewriter
Floor lamp
Other book cases
Assorted wool blankets
Night stand
Assorted casseroles
India Oriental brass table lamp
3 drawer Maple chest
Blonde Oak Cedar chest
Book Case
2 drawer file cabinet
2 computer desks with 2 hinged leaves
Flex floor lamps, desk lamp
2 hassocks
Lighted floor lamp
Deco small half-side table
Glass top coffee table
Small Oak kitchen table with 3 chairs
Clothes Hamper
Metal 2 shelf stand

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