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Richard Clark Estate Auction | Saturday, June 17, 2017 – 9:30 AM Central

Richard Clark Estate Auction

(2) Real Estate Properties, Furniture, JD Lawn Mower, Husqvarna Tiller, Stihl Power Eq., Golf Cart, Tools, Gold Rings, Guns, Rugs, Antiques, Collectibles, Quilts & Personal Property

Saturday, June 17, 2017 – 9:30 AM Central

Real Estate Properties will sell at 12:15 PM

Auction Location: on site at 115 Center St., Hume, IL.

115 Center Street Property Description: magnificent 3,900 sq. ft., 1.5 story house with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, living room, large family room, front entryway, dining room with build-in wooden cabinets, 3 pairs of beautiful solid wood sliding doors, a kitchen with a gas stove/oven & electric dishwasher, a butler’s walk-in pantry, back porch, covered front porch and a 570 sq. ft. basement with recent wall sealing. Property also offers concrete circle driveway with a 3 car unattached heated/AC garage and a total of 45,440 sq. ft. on 8 lots. In addition to a large yard with a pathway to a covered concrete patio, 3 larger planter boxes and recently planted fruit trees. The house has dual central air-conditioners, dual forced-air furnaces, gas hot water heater, a newer electric sump pump, 200 AMP service and Village of Hume water. This home was well cared for and updated by Mr. Clark and also, it is well known for the fact it is the highest elevation property in Hume.

Photos of 115 Center Street

118 Front Street Property Description840 sq. ft. commercial building with a total of 5,500 sq. ft. on 1.75 lots. Building was once utilized as a bank and has 3 large rooms, a full bathroom, a hot water heater, 200 AMP service and in-attic forced air furnace with AC. Great building for a small starter business.

Photos of 118 Front Street

Real Estate Properties Open House: Thursday, June 1 @ 5 – 6:30 PM. Or contact Moss Auction Team at 217-465-4545 to schedule an appointment to view the properties.

Note: Both real estate properties were built before 1978 and all prospective buyers have 10 days prior to auction for inspection of lead based paint. Buyer must sign a disclosure waiver the day of the auction. The disclosure waiver and pamphlet will be available for viewing before the auction.

Real Estate Taxes: 115 Center St. (PIN #15-02-31-411-004) real estate taxes paid in 2016 were $1,250.88. 118 Front St. (PIN # 15-02-31-402-003) real estate taxes paid in 2016 were $173.36.

Furniture, Rugs, Stairway Power Lift & Appliances: 64″x42″ solid wooden dining table & 6 matching cushion chairs; 48″x76″x18″ wooden China cabinet with glass doors & drawers; 60″x30″ wooden table & matching 4 chairs; wooden spool cabinet; 50″x30″ sofa table with wicker baskets; ladder back cane bottom chair; round wooden end table; pair wooden 35″x76″ 5-shelve bookcases; black wooden sofa table; pair black wooden end tables; #10 Stoneware crock end table with glass top; pair of occasional chairs & ottomans; white sofa with turned wood legs; hanging stained glass; 42″ Hitachi flat TV; L-shaped corner sofa; 47″x20″x22″ TV cabinet glass doors; 38″x18″x32″ green wooden dry sink; 48″x30″ wooden drop leaf table & 2 matching chairs; 31″ Sanyo flat TV; 5-peice matching bedroom set, five drawer dresser, pair night stands, eight drawer mirrored dresser & queen size wooden tall-corner post bed frame; several occasional chairs; wooden suit stand; 48″x19″x19″ wooden cushioned bed end bench; 48″x30″ wooden table & 2 matching chairs; pair wooden ladder back bar chairs; 50″x27″x37″ quartz top kitchen island with drawers & shelves; 48″x28″x18.5″ wooden coffee table; small futon; 49″x20.5″x20″ cedar blanket box; 49″x16″x33″ six-drawer wooden dresser; pair wooden frame twin beds; 36″x81″x41″ partial marble top four-drawer dresser with removable mirror & two glove drawers; pair marble top bed stands; wooden head board queen bed; 22″x52″x17″ 5-drawer dresser; partial marble top 30″x18″x29.5″ small dresser; metal head board queen bed; antique wooden cane bottom chair; 30″ Seiki flat TV; Pro-Form cross walk tread-mill-like new; black wooden rocker chair; small child’s daybed; antique wooden child’s chair; antique wooden school desk; 3-way mirrored wooden dresser on caster wheels; numerous large, medium & small sized area rugs, Acorn curve 180 stairway power lift; several patio chairs and tables; Whirlpool side by side refrigerator/freezer 36″x68.5″x32″ with water & ice maker-like new; Hamilton Beech microwave; Maytag large capacity washer & dryer; Kitchen Aid refrigerator/bottom freezer 35.5″x69.5″x26″ with water & ice maker; Frigidaire vertical freezer-frost free 32″x70.5″x29″; Frigidaire refrigerator/top freezer.

Photos of Furniture, Rugs, Appliances

Catalog-Furniture, Rugs, Appliances

Gold Rings: lady’s 14K yellow gold engagement ring with one European 1 carat diamond of I1 clarity & K color with soldered matching wedding band with .01 carat round brilliant cut diamond, size 6; men’s 14K yellow gold ring with one 6.5 mm round blue synthetic spinel set with three single cut diamonds totaling .05 carat set to one side of spinel, size 10.5.

Gold Ring Photos

Guns, Ammo, Accessories: Bushmaster 223/556 with red dot sight RT5-new in box; Smith & Wesson Body Guard .380 with red laser sight-new in box; Bianchi clip-on holster for 380-new in box; Bear Arms gun cleaning kit-new in box; (2) Smith & Wesson Body Guard .380 mags-new in box; (2) boxes Remington 380 auto Golden Saber ammo; box 5.56x45mm Full Metal Jacket ammo. NOTE: Gun and ammo buyers from IL must have valid FOID card. Gun buyers will be processed by Knight’s Sporting Goods in Paris, IL.   

Guns and Ammo Photos

John Deere Mower, Golf Cart, Hasqvarna Tiller, Tools & Miscellaneous Personal Property’16 JD X350 lawn mower, head lights, 42″ cut, 11.6 hours-nice; 1999 Club Car gas powered 4-person golf cart with lift kit, big tires and many custom items; Hasqvarna 900DRT 17″ forward & reverse tiller-like new; Stihl MM55C garden tiller; Stihl FS56RC gas weed eater; Troy-Bilt gas weed eater; 25 gal. yard sprayer with boom-like new; 32″ Blue Hawk yard aerator/spreader-like new; 10 cubic ft. metal yard cart-like new; Delta 10″ band saw on cart; small table drill press on cart; Cambel electric air compressor; table grinder; Werner 48″ portable scaffolding; Bushnell 420x telescope; (6) plastic 6′ folding tables-nice; ladders; sawhorses; wooden tool box-nice; Craftsman tools; several socket sets in cases; hand tools; Black & Decker trimmers; Craftsman tool box; power tools; battery charger; (2) 6′ plastic storage cabinets-like new; old metal toy semi trucks; misc. books; lots of bedding & linens; several quilts; several boxes of Boyds Bears collectables; antique baby buggy/stroller; blue stoneware bowls; picture of Buffalo Bill; numerous framed pictures; too many misc. items to list and much more personal property items.

Photos of Mower, Golf Cart and Other Items

Photos of Household Items

Auction Procedure: Personal property will sell first starting at 9:30 AM. Guns, ammo and gold rings will sell at 12 noon. The real estate will sell at approximately 12:15 PM, followed by the cataloged house furniture. Note: The house furniture will be sold by our catalog method. Meaning the furniture will sell where it sits in the house by itemized list for each room.

Terms for Personal Property:  Cash, check or credit card with a 3% convenience fee for using credit card. Photo ID required to register for a Buyer’s number. Not responsible for accidents or articles left after day of Sale. Neither Auctioneers nor Owner guarantee condition of Merchandise in this Sale. Due diligence is the responsibility of the bidder/buyer. 

Real Estate Terms and Conditions: Down payment of 10% on the day of the auction upon signing a purchase agreement(s) immediately following the close of the auction. The remaining balance(s) will be due in 30 days at the closing with delivery of deed(s). Property is being sold subject to any easements or right of ways of public record. Buyer(s) will receive full possession at the time of closing. Buyer(s) should keep in mind that your bidding is not conditional to financing, so make certain that you have arranged financing if you need it.

Download a brochure for this auction.

Acceptance of bid pricesSeller will offer title insurance on the property being offered in the auction. Seller shall pay the premium for the Title Insurance Policy and the only seller’s search charges. Any search charges and closing costs associated with the buyer(s) shall be paid by the buyer(s).

Real Estate Taxes: The real estate taxes will be prorated to the time of closing.

Legal Questions: Legal questions may be directed to Attorney Richard James in Paris. 217-463-1898

Agency: Moss Auction Team and their staff are exclusive agents for the Seller.

Auction Company Note: Announcements on Sale Day take precedence over printed material or any other oral statement made.

Disclaimer and Absence of Warranties: The property is being sold on an “as is, where is” basis, and no warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, concerning the property is made by the Seller or the Auction Company. Each potential buyer is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations and inquiries concerning the property. The information contained in this brochure is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the Auction Company. The auction procedure, conduct, and bid increments are at the direction and discretion of the Auctioneer. The Seller and the Auctioneer reserve the right to preclude any persons from bidding if there is any question as to the person’s credentials, fitness, etc. Auctioneer has final decision on all matters pertaining to this auction.

Seller: Richard Clark Estate

Sharon Earl-Executor


Paris, IL 217-465-4545

Matthew Moss IL lic.#440.000148


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